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Scholarly Presentations & Abstracts - 2012

(Presentations are listed alphabetically for the first ATSU/KCOM co-author of each presentation or abstract; all ATSU/KCOM students are indicated by bold font)

Alm, John (DO Class of 2011): Alm J, Kermode DS. Use of the Virtual Reality Colonoscopy Trainer with Undergraduate Medical Students (poster presentation). Annual Meeting of the Association for Surgical Education; San Diego, CA; March 20-22, 2012.

 

Anderson, Talon (BMS Class of 2013): Anderson TJ, Lambert RR (BMS Class of 2012), Robertson TG (BMS Class of 2012), Sexton WL. Critical Microvascular PO2 and Muscle Fatigue during Acute Femoral Artery Occlusion. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Baxter, James (BMS Class of 2013): Baxter, J, Elmslie KS. Chemical Activators of Muscle Afferent Neurons that Generate the Exercise Pressor Reflex. Oral talk and poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Boehm, Karl (DO Class of 2015): Marberry K, Boehm K, Korpi F, Kondrashov P. Characterization of the Lateral Patellofemoral Ligament. (Poster presentation). American Association of Anatomists Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA. April 21-25, 2012.

 

Castille, Deshala (DO Class of 2015): Castille DL, Hudman DA, Singh VK, Sargentini NS. Upregulation of Genes Involved in DNA Double-Strand Break Repair in X-irradiated Escherichia coli. Poster presented at the 112th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; June 16-19, 2012; San Francisco, California.

 

Davis, Ashley (BMS Class of 2012): Davis K (DO Class of 2016), Reuter A (BMS Class of 2012), Rachakatla RS. Umbilical Cord Matrix Stem Cells Trophic Ability and Use as a Drug Delivery Vehicle for Treatment of Melanomas. Experimental Biology, April 21-25, 2012, San Diego, California.

 

Ginsburg, Zachary (BMS Class of 2013): Ginsburg ZN, Ruhlen R, Marberry K. Effects of Ovarian Hormones on Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis in a Female Rat Model. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Ginsburg, Zachary (BMS Class of 2013): Marberry KM, Shinn G, Cramberg M, Greevers T, Sit K, Ginsburg Z. Effects of Simulated Arthroscopic Fluid Lavage on Platelet Retention following Tendon Immersion in Autologous Conditioned Plasma (ACP): An Ultrastructural Analysis. Poster and talk presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Harper, John (BMS Class of 2014): Harper J, Parfitt J, Makin I, Singh V. Development of Culture and a Rapid PCR Assay for Pathogens Associated with Periodontitis. Oral talk and poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Hiatt, Jacob (BMS Class of 2012): Hiatt JL, Sargentini NJ, Stuart MK. The Effect of Alanine Substitutions on RadA/Sms Epitope Stability. Poster presented at the 112th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; June 16-19, 2012; San Francisco, California.

 

Hiatt, Jacob (BMS Class of 2012): Stuart MK, Hiatt JL, Sargentini NJ. Epitope Mapping of RadA/Sms-Specific Monoclonal Antibodies by Competitive ELISA. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Hopson, Nicholas (DO Class of 2013): Baillargeon PAJ [resident]*, Grider JH Sr, Johnson JC, Hopson N. Influence of Bevacizumab on colorectal cancer mortality. Poster presented at: American College of Osteopathic Internists Annual Convention and Scientific Sessions; October 17-21, 2012; Orlando, FL.

 

Johansson, Trintje (BMS Class of 2012): Singh VK, Syring M, Singh A, Johansson T. Beyond Foldase and Holdase, an Insight into the Significance of the DnaK Heat Shock System in Staphylococcus aureus. Poster presented at the 112th General Meeting of the American Society for Microbiology; June 16-19, 2012; San Francisco, California.

 

Johansson, Trintje (BMS Class of 2012): Vaish M, Johansson TR, Singh VK. Role of Methionine Sulfoxide Reductase in Staphylococcus aureus under Stress Conditions. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Keeslar, Amelia (DO Class of 2015): Keeslar A, Brink M (DO Class of 2015), Geisbuhler T. The Effect of Cannabinoids on Post-Ischemic Cardiac Performance. Presented at: 33rd Annual Meeting of the International Society for Heart Research – North American Section. Pathology and Treatment of Heart Failure. Banff, AB, Canada, May 28 – 31, 2012. Abstract published in: J Mol Cell Cardiol 53 (#2, supplement): S28 (#95).

 

Krueger, Evan (DO Class of 2014): Krueger EM, Cullum ME, Nichols TR, Taylor MG, Sexton WL, Murahata RI. Method for peel force and subjective discomfort during removal of adhesive barriers. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2012;112(8):535-536.

 

Kuehl Melissa (DO Class of 2015): Kvam V, Kuehl M, Engemann S (DO Class of 2014), Hood B (DO Class of 2014), Cook B (DO Class of 2014), Shurtz NR, Degenhardt BF. Localizing pelvic bony landmarks: a methodology for determining consistency. J Am Osteopath Assoc. 2012;112(8):550-551.

 

Kuehl Melissa (DO Class of 2015): Kvam V, Kuehl M, Engemann S (DO Class of 2014), Hood B (DO Class of 2014), Cook B (DO Class of 2014), Shurtz NR, Degenhardt BF. Localizing pelvic bony landmarks: a methodology for determining consistency. Poster and talk presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Lambert, Russell (BMS Class of 2012): Sexton WL, Lambert RR, Robertson TG (BMS Class of 2012). Critical microvascular PO2 and muscle fatigue during acute femoral artery occlusion. American College of Sports Medicine Meeting, San Francisco, CA. June 1, 2012.

 

Lambert, Russell (BMS Class of 2012): Lambert RR, Robertson TG (BMS Class of 2012), Sexton WL. Creatine kinase inhibition with iodoacetamide does not alter microvascular PO2 on-kinetics and twitch tension in the rat EDL. Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2012;44(suppl 5):S504.

 

Leder, Douglas (BMS Class of 2013): Ramaraj P, Leder DC, Cox JL. Effect of Progesterone on In-Vitro Functions of Human Melanoma (BLM) Cells. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

McGrew, Stephanie (BMS Class of 2014): Ramachandra R, McGrew SY, Elmslie KS. Functional Identification of CaV Channel Types Expressed in Muscle Afferent Neurons. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Phan, Anthony (BMS Class of 2014): Phan AV, Baer RW. Caveolin-1 Expression Attenuates PKC Activation in Human Melanoma Cells. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Reuter, Ashley (BMS Class of 2012): Reuter A, Davis K (BMS Class of 2012), Rachakatla RS. Using Neural Stem Cells as an Anti-Cancer Drug Delivery Vehicle for Treating Human Breast Cancer. Experimental Biology 2012, April 21-25, 2012, San Diego, California.

 

Reuter, Ashley (DO Class of 2016): Reuter AM, Perugino DT (BMS Class of 2012), Hassan SS, Rachakatla RS. Neural Stem Cells Expressing Interferon-Beta Prolong Lives of MDA 231 Injected SCID Mice. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Robertson, Tyler (BMS Class of 2012):  Robertson TG, Lambert RR (BMS Class of 2012), Anderson TJ, Sexton WL. Exercise Training Does Not Protect Skeletal Muscle Contractile Function During Acute Femoral Artery Occlusion. American College of Sports Medicine Meeting, San Francisco, CA. June 1, 2012; abstract published at: Med Sci Sports Exerc. 2012;44(suppl 5):S537.

 

Tasch, Joseph (DO Class of 2015): Ramaraj P, Tasch J. Effect of Androgens (DHEA, AD and T) on Mouse Melanoma Cell Growth. Poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

Thomas, Christine (DO Class of 2016): Thomas C, Salottolo K, Holmes C, Wang S, Dauber I, Bar-Or D. Predictors of Cardiac-Related Revisit following PET/CT for Acute Chest Pain in the Emergency Department. Oral talk and poster presented at 4th Annual Interdisciplinary Biomedical Research Conference; Kirksville, MO; September 29, 2012.

 

White Ryan (BMS Class of 2012): White R, Chang Y. The Effects of Caffeine on Vascular Injury-Induced Neointimal Hyperplasia. (Poster presentation). Experimental Biology Conference 2012, San Diego, CA. April 20-25, 2012.

 

Worthington, Bart (DO Class of 2013): Worthington, BD, Ruhlen RL, Snider EJ, Johnson JC, Singh VK, Sargentini NJ. A rat model of ankle injury to test efficacy of manual treatment for pain relief. Poster presented at American Osteopathic Association Research Conference; Orlando, FL; Oct. 1- Nov 1, 2011. J Am Osteopath Assoc January 1, 2012; 112(1)1 44-5.