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Faculty Research Productivity Report

The College of Health and Human Services would like to take this opportunity to celebrate the success of our faculty, staff and students in research and scholarship. Please see below for our “Hot Off the Press Publications” and our “Faculty Talks” presentations from around the globe. This is a comprehensive list of all faculty publications and presentations for Fiscal Year 2017; moving forward we will list new publications and presentations each month in our “CHHSTalk” newsletter. CHHS faculty and staff members are indicated in bold. KUDOS all faculty, staff and students to their contributions to the research and scholarship of our College!

Hot Off the Press Publications

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*Albano, J.D., Sinclair, S., Scheuerle A.E., Watts D.H., Koram N., et al. (February 2017) Zidovudine Exposure during Pregnancy and Hypospadias in Infants: An Analysis of Data from the Antiretroviral Pregnancy Registry, 1989-2014. Clinical Research in HIV/AIDS 4(1), 1-8.  https://www.jscimedcentral.com/HIV-AIDS/HIV-AIDS-4-1033.pdf

Arms, T. (October 2016). The NPs Role of Assessing and Intervening with Older Adult Drivers. Nursing Research and Practice, 2016(x), 1-7, advance online publication. doi:10.1155/2016/3254857

Bice, A.A. (April 2017). Treating obesity starts at home. American Journal of Nursing, 177(4), 13. 

**Bice, A.A., Hall, J., & Devereaux, M.J., (2017). Exploring holistic comfort in children who experience a clinical venipuncture procedure. Journal of Holistic Nursing, x(x), 1-8, advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/0898010117692719

*Bice, A. A., & Wyatt, T. H. (July 2016). Holistic Comfort Interventions for Pediatric Nursing Procedures: A Systematic Review. Journal of Holistic Nursing, x(x), advance online publication. doi: 0898010116660397

*Blackmon, S., Laham, K., Taylor, J., & Kemppainen, J. (2016). Dimensions of medication adherence in African Americans with type 2 diabetes in rural North Carolina. Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, 28(11), advance online publication, doi: 10.1002/2327-6924.12429

*Blundo, R., & Bolton, K. W. (2017). Kids are more than victims: Abuse and trauma in schools. Solution-Focused Brief Therapy in Schools: A 360-Degree View of Research and Practice (pp. 107-125). Oxford University Press, Inc: New York, NY.

*Bolton, K. W., Aguirre, R. T. P., & Smith-Osborne, A. (September 2016).  Resilience protective factors among older adults: A qualitative meta-synthesis. Social Work Research, 40(3), 171-182. doi: 10.1093/swr/svw008

 *Bolton, K. W., Lehmann, P., Jordan, C., Terry, L. F., & Moore, B. (June 2016).  Solution focused batterer intervention program: Application for building client strengths and solutions.  Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, 26(2), 541-548. doi:/10.1080/10911359.2016.1172996

**Bolton, K. W., Maume, M. O., Halls, J., & Smith, S. (2017). Multisectoral approaches to addressing youth violence. Journal of Human Behavior in the Social Environment, x(x), 1-8, advance online publication. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10911359.2017.1282913

*Camicia, M. & Lutz, B.J. (September 2016). Nursing’s role in successful transitions across settings. Stroke. 47, 1-5.  doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.012095

*Carter, M., Ashton-Forrester, C., Hutchinson, D., & Wolfe, B. (February 2017). In Stumbo & Wolfe (Ed.), Move to a master of science as entry-level for therapeutic recreation practice Professional issues in therapeutic recreation: On competence and outcomes. (3rd ed., pp. 173‑196). Champaign, IL: Sagamore Publishing.

*Catalano, H. P., Knowlden, A. P., Sharma, M., & Franzidis, A. F. (November 2016). A pilot study applying social cognitive theory to predict HPV vaccination intentions of unvaccinated college women. American Journal of Sexuality Education, 11(4), 287-305. advance online publication. doi:10.1080/15546128.2016.1231648

*Catalano, H. P., Knowlden, A. P., Birch, D. A., Leeper, J., Paschal, A., & Usdan, S. (April 2017). Using theory of planned behavior to predict HPV vaccination intentions of college males. Journal of American College Health, 65(3), 197-207. doi: 10.1080/07448481.2016.1269771

*Chen-Edinboro, L.P., Murray-Kolb, L.E., Simonsick, E.M., Ferrucci, L., Allen, R., Payne, M.E., & Spira A.P. (January 2017). Association between non-iron-deficient anemia and insomnia symptoms in community-dwelling older adults: The Baltimore Longitudinal Study of Aging. Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences.  doi: 10.1093/gerona/glw332

*Cottrell, R., Girvan, J.T., Seabert, D.M., Spear, C., & McKenzie, J.F.  (2018) Principles and Foundations of Health Promotion and Education. New York, NY: Pearson Education, Inc. ISBN-13: 978-0134517650, ISBN-10: 0134517652

*Cheung, M., Nguyen, P., & Leung, P. (October 2016).  City size matter:  Vietnamese immigrants having depressive symptoms.  Social Work in Mental Health, x(x), 1-12, advance online publication. doi:  10.1080/15332985.2016.1231156

**D’Amico, N., Mechling, B., Kemppainen, J., Ahern, N. R., & Lee, J. (2016). American College Students’ Views of Depression and Utilization of On-Campus Counseling Services. Journal of the American Psychiatric Nurses Association, 22(4), 302-311.  doi: 1078390316648777

*Dawson Rose, C., Cuca, Y.P., Webel, A.R., Solís Báez, S., Holzemer, W.L., Rivero Mendez, M., Sanzero Eller, L., Reid, P., Johnson, M.O., Kempainnen, J.K., Reyes, D., Nokes, K.M., Nicholas, P.K., Matshediso, E., Mogobe, D., Sabone, M., Ntsayagae, E., Shaibu, S., Corless, I.B., Wantland, D.J., & Lindgren, T. (September 2016). Building trust and relationships between patients and providers: An essential complement to health literacy in HIV care. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 27(5), 574-584. doi.org/10.1016/j.jana.2016.03.001

*Dodson, C. H., & Maness, L. (2017). Genomic markers associated with insulin resistance and Type 2 Diabetes in African Ancestry: A review. Open Journal of Hematology, 8, 1-8. doi: 10.13055/ojhmt_8_1_2.170302

*Drum, S. N., Riggs, K. J., Carter, S. D., Sprod, L., & Donath, L. (September 2016). Feasibility Study Related to Inactive Cancer Survivors Compared with Non-Cancer Controls During Aerobic Exercise Training. Journal of Sports Science and Medicine, 2016(15), 592-600.

Franzidis, A. (2017). Using Applied Learning to Make Research Relevant. In Rabidioux, S. (Editor-in-Chief), Applied Learning in Higher Education (51 – 56).  UNCW Seahawk DOCKS.

Franzidis, A. (2017). [Review of the book: Sustainability, Social Responsibility and Innovations in Tourism and Hospitality by H. G. Parsa (Editor)]. Tourism Analysis, 22 (2), 275–280. DOI: 083-5423/17.

Fugate-Whitlock, E. I. (August 2016). How does the small picture relate to the bigger picture? Health Care for Women International, 37(9), 943-944. doi: 10.1080/07399332.2016.1222800

Gazza, E. A. (June 2017).  The experience of teaching online in nursing education. Journal of Nursing Education, 56(6), 343-349. doi:10.3928/01484834-20170518-05

**Gazza, E. A., Pastor, D. K., Mechling, B., Reel, J. J., & Matthias, A. D. (March 2017). We are in this together: Sharing expertise to increase publication success. Nurse Author & Editor, 27(2), 6. http://naepub.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/NAE-2017-27-1-6-Gazza.pdf

*Gesell, S.B., Klein, K.P., Halladay, J., Bettger, J.P., Freburger, J., Cummings, D.M., Lutz, B.J., Coleman, S., Bushnell, C., Rosamond, W., & Duncan, P.W., COMPASS Study Investigators. (February 2017). Methods Guiding Stakeholder Engagement in Planning a Pragmatic Study on Changing Stroke Systems of Care. Journal of Clinical and Translational Science, x(x), advance online publication. doi: 10.1017/cts.2016.26

Glass, A. P. (December 2016). Resident-Managed Elder Intentional Neighborhoods: Do they promote social resources for older adults?  Journal of Gerontological Social Work, 59(7-8), 554-571. doi: 10.1080/01634372.2016.1246501

Hall, J.C. (2016). A narrative case study of Hamlet and the cultural construction of Western individualism, diagnosis, and madness. Journal of Systemic Therapies, 35(2) 1-13.

Hall, J. C. (2017). Practice cybernetics. Encyclopedia of Social Work, x(x), advance online publication. doi:10.1093/acrefore/9780199975839.013.1260

*Huelskamp A. C., Dake, J.A., Telljohann S.K., Tappe M.K., & Jordan T. (October 2016). A National Assessment of the Impact of the Institutes for Higher Education Academy on School Health Faculty. Journal of Health Education Teaching, 7(1), 64-77.

Jones, A.L. (2017). Researching a new or little-known social phenomenon: Positioning research to traverse the gap between academic and non-academic stakeholders and other lessons learned. SAGE Research Methods Cases, x(x), advance online publication. doi: 10.4135/9781526422606

Jones, A.L. (2016). They don’t have anyone: An exploratory study of volunteer legal guardians in the community. International Journal of Volunteer Administration, 32(1), 1-15.

**Jones, A. & Pastor, D.K.  (2017). Complicated Dementia: Teaching caregivers to recognize signs and take the next steps. Accompanied by Continuing Education Module. Home Healthcare Now, 35(3), 142-149.

**Jones, A. & Pastor, D.K. (December 2016).  “No one wants to help them:” Volunteer legal guardians in the community. Qualitative Social Work, 1-18.

*Kamimura, et al...Reel, J. J. (November 2016). Uninsured free clinic patients’ experience and perceptions of healthcare services, community resources, and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Patient Experience Journal, 3(2), 4. http://pxjournal.org/journal/vol3/iss2/4

*Kemppainen, J. K., MacKain, S., Alexander, M., Reid, P., & Jackson, M. P. (2016). Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Stressful Life Events among Rural Women with HIV Disease. Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care, 28(2), 181-184. doi: 10.1016/j.jana.2017.01.002.

*Kim, H., Choi, J., Jang, I., Quach, J., & Ohno-Machado, L. (March 2016). Feasibility of Representing Data from Published Nursing Research Using the OMOP Common Data Model. In AMIA Annual Symposium Proceedings 2016, 175, American Medical Informatics Association.

*Kim, H., Jang, I., Quach, J., Richardson, A., Kim, J. & Choi, J. (2016). Explorative Analyses of Nursing Research Data. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 39(1), 5-19.

*Kuiper, R. O’Donnell, S., Pesut, J. D., & Turrise, S. (May, 2017) Essential Clinical Reasoning Activities for the Professional Nursing: Reflection and the Outcome-Present-State-Test Model. Indianapolis, IN: Sigma Theta Tau International Publishing. ISBN: 9781945157097

*Kuiper, R., Pesut, D., Turrise, S., & O'Donnell, S.  (2017)  The Essentials of Clinical Reasoning for Nurses: Using the Outcome-Present State Test Model for Reflective Practice. Indianapolis, IN: Sigma Theta Tau Publishing.

*Kwon, S. A., & Kolomer, S. (August 2016). Advance care planning in South Korea: Social work perspective. Social Work in Healthcare, 55(7), 545-548. doi: 10.1080/0098138.2016.1186132

*Lenz, E., Pugh, L. C., Milligan, R. A. & Gift, A. (2017). Unpleasant Symptoms. In Sandra J. Peterson & Timothy S. Bredow (4th ed.). Middle Range Theories: Application to Nursing Research and Practice. Wolters-Kluwer.

*Lothes II, John E., Kirk D. Mochrie, Emalee J.W. Quickel, Jane St. John, (November 2016). Evaluation of a dialectical behavior therapy-informed partial hospital program:  outcome data and exploratory analyses.  Research in Psychotherapy:  Psychopathology, Process and Outcome 2016, 19(2), 150-156.

*Lutz, B.J. & Camicia, M. (2016). Supporting the needs of stroke caregivers across the care continuum. Journal of Clinical Outcomes Management, 23(12), 557-566.

*Lutz, B.J. & Green, T. (2016). Nursing’s Role in Addressing Palliative Care Needs of Stroke Patients. Stroke, 47, 1-4. doi: 10.1161/STROKEAHA.116.013282

**Lutz, B., Hall, A., sVanille, S., Jones, A.L., Schumacher, J., Hendry, P., Harman, J., & Carden, D. (June 2017). A framework Illustrating Care-Seeking among Older Adults in a Hospital Emergency Department.  The Gerontologist x(x), 1-11, advance online publication. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnx102

*Lutz, B. J., Young, M.E., Creasy, K.R., Martz, C., sEisenbrandt, L., Brunny, J.N. & Cook, C. (November 2016). Improving stroke caregiver readiness for transition from inpatient rehabilitation to home. The Gerontologist, gnw135. doi: 10.1093/geront/gnw135  

Matthias, A. (2017). New educational pathways for differentiated nursing practice: A continuing dilemma, In S. Lewenson, A. McAllister, and K. Smith (Eds.), Nursing History for Contemporary Role Development (pp. 121-140). New York, NY:  Springer Publishing Co.

*Matthias, A. and Kim-Godwin, Y. S. (August 2016). RN-BSN students’ perceptions of the difference in practice of the ADN- and BSN-prepared RN. Nurse Educator, 41(4), 208-11. doi:10.1097/NNE.0000000000000244

*McCormick, L.C., Reel, J.J., Alperin, M., Lloyd, L.M., Miner, K.R. (May 2017). Strategic Approach to Assess Training Needs across a Diverse Region. Pedagogy in Health Promotion, 3(1), 28-34.  doi: 10.1177/2373379917697064

*Mustian, K., Alfano, C., Heckler, C., Kleckner, A., Leach, C., Mohr, D., Palesh, O., Peppone, L., Piper, B., Scarpato, J., Smith, T., Sprod, L., Miller, S. (March 2017). Pharmaceutical, psychological, and exercise interventions for cancer-related fatigue: A comparative meta-analysis. Journal of the American Medical Association Oncology. x(x), advance online publication.  doi: 10.1001/jamaoncol.2016.6914

*Nahapetyan, L., Orpinas, P., Glass, A., Song, X. (February 2017). Planning Ahead: Using the Theory of Planned Behavior to predict older adults’ intentions to use hospice if faced with terminal illness. Journal of Applied Gerontology, x(x), advance online publication, doi: 10.1177/0733464817690678

*Nguyen, J., Haas, R. E., & Pugh, L. (July 2017) The Application of the Theory of Unpleasant Symptoms to the education and practice of nurse anesthetists. Nursing & Healthcare International Journal, 1 (4).

**Oyarzun, B., & Gazza, E. A. (2017). Online applied learning in nursing education. In J. Stefaniak (Ed.), Advancing Medical Education through Strategic Instructional Design. Hersey, PA:  IGI Global.

**Pastor, D. K., Ashton-Forrester, C., Kolomer, S., Cunningham, R. P., Smith, S. D., Lutz, B., White, P., & Saypol, B. (July 2016). Using Interactive Theater to Improve Provider-Family Communication and Promote Interprofessional Education and Practice in Palliative Care. Journal of Interprofessional Education and Practice, 4, 15-20.

**Pastor, D., Cunningham, R., White, P., Turrise, S., & Kolomer, S. (August 2016). We have to talk: Results of an interprofessional clinical simulation for delivering bad health news in palliative care. Clinical Simulation in Nursing 12(8), 320-327.

**Pastor, D., Jones, A., & Arms, T. (2017).  Where the rubber hits the road: What home healthcare professionals need to know about driving safety for persons with dementia.  Home Healthcare Now, 35(1), 26-32.

*sPrizer, L. P., Gay, J. L., Perkins, M., Wilson, M. G., Emerson, K. G., Glass, A., Miyasaki, J. M. (March 2017). Using social exchange theory to understand non-terminal palliative care referral practices for Parkinson’s disease patients. Palliative Medicine, x(x), advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/0269216317701383

*Reel, J. J., & Bucciere, R. A. (February 2017). Exercise Psychology: Where Are We Going as a Field? (p. 112-114). In C. Oglesby’s Foundations of Kinesiology. Burlington, MA: Jones & Bartlett.

*Reel, J. J., Galli, N., Miyairi, M., Voelker, D., & Greenleaf, C. (August 2016). Development and validation of an intuitive exercise scale. Eating Behaviors, 22, 129-132. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.eatbeh.2016.06.013

Reel, J. J. (November 2016). Filling Up: Psychology of Eating. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood/ABC-CLIO.

*Ross, J., & Ashton-Forrester, C. (February 2017). Therapeutic recreation practice models (pp. 257-332). In Stumbo & Wolfe’s Professional issues in therapeutic recreation: On competence and outcomes (3rd Ed.). Champaign, IL: Sagamore Publishing.

Rowan, N. L. (November 2016). Sugar addiction: Reality. Debates and controversies.  In J. J. Reel’s Filling up: Psychology of eating. Santa Barbara, CA: Greenwood/ABC-CLIO.

*Sauer, P.A., Hannon, A.E., sBeyer, K. (March 2017). Peer and classroom incivility among undergraduate nursing students. Nurse Educator x(x), advance online publication.  doi: 10.1097/NNE.0000000000000375

*Sauer, P. A., & McCoy, T. P. (December 2016). Nurse bullying: impact on nurses' health. Western Journal of Nursing Research, x(x), 1-14, advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/0193945916681278

**Schumacher, J.R., Lutz, B.J., Hall, A.G., Pines, J., Jones, A.L., Hendry, P., Kalynych, C., & Carden, D.L. (March 2016). Feasibility of an ED-to-Home Intervention to Engage Patients: A Mixed Methods Investigation. Western Journal of Emergency Medicine, x(x), 1-9, advance online publication. doi: 10.5811/western.2017.2.32570

Seaman, A. (January 2017). [Review of the book Thanatourism and Cinematic Representations of Risk: Screening the End of Toursim by Roanthi Tzanelli]. Journal of Heritage Tourism, x(x), 1-2, advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/1743873X.2017.1279391

*Sharma, M., Catalano, H. P., Nahar, V., Lingham, V., Ford-Wade, A., & Johnson, P. (August 2016). Using multi-theory model to predict initiation and sustenance of small portion size consumption among college students. Health Promotion Perspectives, 6(3), 137-144. doi:10.15171/hpp.2016.22

*Sharma, M., Catalano, H. P., Nahar, V., Lingham, V. C., Johnson, P., & Ford, M. A. (February 2017). Applying multi-theory model (MTM) of health behavior change to predict water consumption instead of sugar sweetened beverages. Journal of Research in Health Sciences, 17(1), E1-6.  https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28413165

**Smith, S., Matney, K. G., Reel, J. J., Miner, N. P., Cottrell, R. R., Hardy, C. J., & Surles, M. (April 2017). Building It [the Plane] While We Are Flying It”:  Lessons Learned in the Development of the North Carolina Local Performance Site for the HRSA Region IV Public Health. Pedagogy in Health Promotion, 3(1S), 17S-20S. doi:10.1177/2373379917698672

Sprod, L.K. (2017). Integrating Technology into Study Abroad to Enhance Intention and Critical Reflection. UNCW Applied Learning eBook.

*Strong, J., & Weiss, E. (2017). U.S. Military-connected families in service to our country: A call to social workers. Journal of Family Social Work, x(x), 1-4, electronic publication. doi: 10.1080/10522158.2017.1289028

*Strong, J., & Weiss, E. (2017). The shifting impact of war on women's lives and families. Journal of Family Social Work, x(x), 1-4, electronic publication. doi: 10.1080/10522158.2017.1289028

*Sullivan K.M., Dawson Rose C., Phillips J.C., Holzemer W.L., Webel A.R., Nicholas P., Corless I.B., Kirksey K., Sanzero Eller L., Voss J., Tyer-Viola L., Portillo C., Johnson M.O., Brion J., Sefcik E., Nokes K., Reid P., Rivero-Mendez M. & Chen W.-T. (September 2016). Sexual transmission-risk behaviour among HIV-positive persons: a multisite study using social action theory. Journal of Advanced Nursing. 73(1), 162–176. doi: 10.1111/jan.13087 

*Tseh, W., sBarker, R., & sBarreira, T. (December 2016). Relationship between Neck Circumference and Abdominal Adiposity in Young Adult Males and Females. Rheumatology and Orthopedic Medicine, x(x), advance online publication, doi: 10.15761/ROM.1000104

*Tseh, W., sDevlin, T., sMilleson, T., sBarriera, T. (May 2017). Rollers versus Trainers: 10-Km Time Trial, International Journal of Exercise Science 10(4), 497-505. http://digitalcommons.wku.edu/ijes/vol10/iss4/2/

Turrise, S. (2016). An Innovative Classroom Teaching Strategy Using High Fidelity Patient Simulation.  Nursing Education Perspectives, 37(6), 363-364.

*Voelker, D., Petrie, T., Reel, J. J., & Gould, D. (May, 2017). Frequency and psychosocial correlates of eating disorder symptomatology in male figure skaters. Journal of Applied Sport Psychology, x(x), 1-8, advance online publication. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/10413200.2017.1325416

*Wiles, L. L., & Isibel, D. (May 2017). Rising from the Rubble: A Capstone Simulation Integrating Leadership and Clinical Skills. Nursing Education Perspectives, 38(3), 162-164.

York, R. (2017). Statistics for human service evaluation. New York, NY: Sage Publications.

Faculty Talks Around the Globe

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*Ahern, N., & Thompson, C. E., (March 2017).  Lessons Learned with Facebook in an Online RN-BS Course.  North Carolina League for Nursing Spring 2017 Workshop: Twitter and Facebook and Instagram, Oh My! – Social Media in Nursing Education. Wilmington, NC.

*Ashworth, R., Harris, E., Williams, B., Pedersen, G., Turrise, S., & Crawford, S. (September 2016). Heart Failure Care: An Analysis of Outcomes. Poster Presentation, New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Cardiovascular Symposium: “Heart Failure Care: An Analysis of Outcomes.”  Wilmington, NC.

Averette, M. (Aug 2016)  Curriculum Development, National League for Nursing Workshop, Mount Marty College, Yankton, SD. 

Averette, M. (October 2016)  Foundations in Simulation Pedagogy. National League for Nursing Workshop, Nazareth College, Rochester, NY.

Averette, M. (March 2017)  Risky Environment for the ED Nurse: Substance Use Disorder. North Carolina Emergency Nurse Association Leadership Conference, Raleigh, NC.

Averette, M. (March 2017).  Foundations of Simulation Pedagogy.  University of North Arkansas, Workshop, Harrison, Arkansas.

Averette, M. (March 2017).  Supporting Students in Recovery.  Health and Human Services Week, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

Averette, M. (March 2017). Using Sim For Psych. You bought the Manikin Conference, Raleigh, NC.

Averette, M.  (April 2017).  Current “State of the State” Simulation Council Oveview. Associate Degree Nursing conference, Wrightsville Beach, NC.

*Baldwin, J. & Rowan, N. L. (March 2017). Facilitating inclusion for transgender students in undergraduate social work education. Advanced level Board Sponsored Workshop: Diverse Populations. Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors Annual Conference. New Orleans, LA.

Bice, A., (March 2017).  Underutilization of Pediatric Procedural Pain Management: A Policy Analysis.  CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*Blundo, R., sGenander, D., sHarrelson, S., & sJohnson, L.  (March 2017).  The Effects of Poverty and Toxic Stress on the Neurological Development and Behaviors of Children. Poster presentation at CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

Bolton, K. W. (November 2016). An Exploratory Investigation of University Characteristics and Statistics Requirements in MSW Program Admissions. Council on Social Work Education 62nd Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

*Bolton, K. W. & Atkins, T. (July 2016). Challenges and Problem Solving with Applied Learning Projects. Applied Learning Institute, Wilmington, North Carolina.

*Bolton, K. W., Blundo, R., Hall, C., sBridger, B., & sErichsen, T. (November 2016). Qualitative Examination of the Perceived Effectiveness of Solution Focused Techniques in Child Welfare. Solution Focused Brief Therapy Association Annual Conference, Halifax, Nova Scotia.  

**Bolton, K. W., Boersma, J. & Ahern, N. (March 2017). Research educators’ applied learning collaborative: An interprofessional approach to courses in research methods. The Association of Baccalaureate Social Work Program Directors Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.

*Bolton, K. W., & Bowers, P. (November 2016). Research Educators’ Applied Learning Collaborative: An Interprofessional Approach to Courses in Research Methods. Council on Social Work Education 62nd Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

*Bolton, K. W., Franklin, C., & Jordan, C. (June 2016). Solution Focused Brief Therapy as a Method of Treatment for at Risk Youth and Families. National Association of Social Workers National Conference, Washington, DC.

**Bolton, K. W. & Lantz, C. (March 2017). Exploratory assessment of the impact of the Police Activities League. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

**Bolton, K. W. & Lantz, C. (October 2016). Exploratory Examination of the Police Activities League. Community Engagement Conference, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina

**Bolton, K. W., Lantz, C., & Reilly, C. (October 2016). The Integration of Community Engagement and Applied Learning in an effort to Address Youth Violence. Community Engagement Conference, University of North Carolina Wilmington, Wilmington, North Carolina.

Brown, K. W. (February 2017). Using special tests to evaluate adolescent athletic injuries. 32nd Annual Southeast Athletic Training Student Symposium, Southeast Athletic Trainers' Association, Wilmington.

*Bushnell, C., Duncan, P., Bettger, J., Condon, C., Lycan, S., & Lutz, B.J. (February 2017). Individualized electronic care plans and performance measures for comprehensive post-acute stroke care. Invited Symposium. International Stroke Conference, American Heart Association, Houston, TX.         

*Calhoun, N., Dodson, C. H., Chang, J., Barber, J., Roberts, D., & Vorderstrasse, A. (February 2017). Lifestyle behaviors and demographic factions among adults at risk for Type 2 Diabetes, SNRS, Dallas, Texas.

*Catalano, H., Brandt, N., Knowlden, A.P., & Figueroa, J.  (October 2016). "Examining gender differences in self-reported sexual behaviors among HPV vaccine-eligible college students," APHA 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo, APHA, Denver, CO.

*Cheung, M., Nguyen, P. V., Zhou, S., Bronson, D., & Mauldin, R. (November 2016).  MSW curriculum mapping with 2015 epas:  Method, successes, and challenges.  Juried paper presented at the 62nd Annual Program Meeting, Council on Social Work Education, Denver, CO. 

*Cho, H., Heijnen, M., Romine, N., & Rietdyk, S. (June 2017). Can visual fixation on an obstacle prevent trips? 2017 World Congress of the International Society of Posture and Gait Research, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

*sCho, H., sRomine, N. L., sKim, J., Heijnen, M., Ziaie, B. , & Rietdyk, S. (February 2017). Gait asymmetry during uphill, downhill and level walking while outdoors.  Midwest American Society of Biomechanics Meeting, Grand Rapids, MI.

*Cho, H., Romine. N., Kim, J., Heijnen, M., Ziaie, B., & Rietdyk, S. (August 2016). Gait asymmetry during uphill, downhill and level walking while outdoors.  41st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Raleigh, NC

**Clark, N., Lutz, B.J., Sauer, P., & Jones, A. (February 2017). Knowledge, attitudes, and beliefs regarding advanced care planning in active duty military personnel ages 18-30. Narrated Poster Presentation, 32nd Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society, Dallas, TX.

*Cottrell, R., Whipple, K., Figueroa, J.L., Chen-Edinboro, L., & Catalano, H.  (November 2016). Development and accreditation of an undergraduate public health program.  APHA 2016 Annual Meeting & Expo, American Public Health Association, Denver, CO.

*Daly, F., Carter, M., Ashton-Forrester, C., & Nelson, R.  (September 2016). The Status of RT Higher Education: An Exploration of Curriculum Models and Program Designs. ATRA Annual Conference -- Higher Education Institute, American Therapeutic Recreation Association, Chicago, IL.

*Daly, F., Beck, T., Hutchinson, D., Ashton-Forrester, C., & Richard, A.  (September 2016). What next...Is it time to Move Towards the Master’s Degree as an Entry-Level Degree: Is this the Way to Go? ATRA Annual Conference -- Higher Education Institute, American Therapeutic Recreation Association, Chicago, IL.

*Desai J., Albano J.D., & Sinclair S. (May 2017)  Postmarketing Commitment Trends in Pediatric Patient Populations. International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research (ISPOR), 22nd Annual International Meeting, Boston MA.

*sDonova, T. & Shostak, L.  (March 2017).  Pilot Project to Implement Medidata Rave Software in the Clinical Research Program as Applied Learning. Poster presentation at CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*Dowd, D., Combs, C., Sprod, L. (March 2017). Case Review of Title IX & Sexual Assaults on 5 University Campuses. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*sFrancis, N. & Glass, A. (April 2017). Aging in place: Are intergenerational cohousing communities ready? 27th Annual Southeastern Student Mentoring Conference in Gerontology and Geriatrics, Coalition of Universities in the Southeast, Atlanta, GA.

Franzidis, A. (March 2017). You’ve got lots of free help, now what? Volunteer Management Southeast Regional Education Conference, Wilmington, NC.

*Franzidis, A., Nanney, L., & sMatthews, J. (March 2017). Using applied learning to enhance worksite wellness. Making the Grade in Worksite Wellness Conference, Wilmington, NC.

*Franzidis, A. & Savener, A. (June 2017). Tourism in modern times. Critical Tourism Studies Conference VI, Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

Franzidis, A. (August 2016). Examining the challenges and complexities of developing sustainable tourism:  A local government’s perspective. Critical Tourism Studies North America, University of Waterloo, Huntsville, Ontario.

Franzidis, A., sWallace, C. (March 2017).  An Assessment of Workplace Wellness Initiatives:  A Case for Including Recreation in the Workplace. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

**Fugate-Whitlock, E.I., & Covan, E.K. (November 2016). International Congress on Women's Health Issues, "Virtual Publication Workshop," International Council on Women's Health Issues, Baltimore, MD.

*Galli, N., Reel, J. J., Henderson, H., & Detling, N. (September 2016). An investigation of athletes with physical disabilities. Lecture presented at Association for Applied Sport Psychology. Phoenix, AZ.

*Galli, N., Voelker, D., Reel, J. J., Miyairi, M., & Greenleaf, C. (September 2016). Development and validation of the Intuitive Exercise Scale. Lecture presented at Association for Applied Sport Psychology. Phoenix, AZ.

*Gazza, E. A., & Averette, M. (March 2017).  Hashtag health policy:  Using Twitter to facilitate instruction and collaboration.  Podium presentation at North Carolina League for Nursing Spring 2017 Workshop:  Twitter and Facebook and Instagram, Oh My!-Social Media in Nursing Education.

*Gazza, E. A., Hunker, D. F., & Shellenbarger, T. (February 2017). Using the KSAs to improve graduate students’ scholarly writing:  The role of the nurse educator. Podium presentation at 2017 AACN Master’s Education Conference-Master’s Education Perspectives: Preparing Nurse Educators and Leaders to Embrace Change and Improve Practice.  Atlanta, GA.

**Gazza, E. A., & Oyarzun, B. (November 2016).  Applied learning experiences in an online accelerated degree completion nursing program: The leadership and management practicum. Invited presenters at 2016 OLC Accelerate International Conference, Orlando, FL.

*Gazza, E. A., & Oyarzun E. S. (July 2016).  Applied learning experiences in an online accelerated degree completion nursing program:  The leadership and management practicum. Invited panel and poster presentation at 2016 UNCW ETEAL Applied Learning Institute, Wilmington, NC.

**sGiordano, D., Kerr, J., Boyce, R., Reel, J., Sinclair, S., sKnight, S., sSpencer, S., (March 2017). Evolution of the Exploration of a Pilot Medical Device:  Easy Breather Exercise Table.  CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

**sGiordano, D.J., Knight, sS.L. , Boyce, R.W., Kerr, J., Reel, J., & Sinclair, S.  (November 2016). Exploring Treatment Options for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

 **sGiordano, D.J. , sKnight, S.L., Boyce, R.W., Kerr, J., Reel, J., & Sinclair, S.  (November 2016). Exploring Treatment Options for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease. State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research and Creativity Symposium, North Carolina Central University, Durham, NC.

**sGiordano, D.J., Knight, S. L, Boyce, R. W., Kerr, J. G., Reel, J. J., & Sinclair, S. M. (November 2016). Exploring Complementary Therapies for Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease: Student Perspectives. State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research & Creativity Symposium. Durham, NC. 

Glass, A. (August 2016). Fall Prevention. Community Education, Plantation Village, Wilmington, NC.

Glass, A. (October 2016). Elder cohousing in the U.S.: An overview. Elder Cohousing Research Symposium, UNCW CHHS and AARP, UNCW.

Glass, A. (October 2016). Aging better together intentionally? Introverts in elder cohousing. Elder Cohousing Research Symposium, UNCW CHHS and AARP, UNCW.

Glass, A. (October 2016). Aging better together intentionally? Social resources in elder cohousing. Elder Cohousing Research Symposium, UNCW CHHS and AARP, UNCW.

*Glass, A., sFrederick, N.,  (March 2017). Lessening Social Isolation for introverted older adults through elder cohousing.  CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*Glass, A., & sFrederick, N.  (November 17, 2016). Elder cohousing as a choice for introverted older adults:  Obvious or surprising? 69th Annual Scientific Meeting, Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA. 

Goff, A. (March 2017) Stressors and Learned Resourcefulness in Baccalaureate Nursing Students. Poster Presentation at CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

Goff, A. (February 2017). Stressors and Learned Resourcefulness in Baccalaureate Nursing Students. Podium presentation at Southern Nursing Research Society 31st Annual Conference. Dallas, Texas

**Gray, C., Cunningham, R., & Kolomer, S. (March 2017). Student directed learning in multiday simulation using interprofessional collaborative care teams, National Academies of Practice Annual meeting, Philadelphia, PA.

**Gray, C., Cunningham, R., & Kolomer, S. (September 2016). Student-directed learning in multi-day simulation using interprofessional collaborative care teams.  ATRA Annual Conference.  Lombard, IL.  

*Gray, C.N. & Jennings, L. (March 2017). Community partners taking root to grow opportunities for at-risk youth: The budding of a school gardens project. Gulf-South Summit, Multiple/National, Greensboro, NC.

*sGrewal, Sukhman, Sprod, Lisa, Dowd, Deborah, sVogler, Suzannes, sJackomin, Christinas, sBishop, Lindseys, sKokos, Matthews, sOzment, Jasons, sBlack, Haleys, sGarcia, Johnys, sFutrell, Katies, sBanks, Brookes, sHilburn, Michelles, sDonoghue, Nicholes (March 2017).  The effects of an acute bout of resistance training, aerobic exercise, and yoga on cognitive function in college students.  UNCW Showcase of Student Research, UNCW Honor's Council, UNCW.

*sGrewal, Sukhman, Sprod, Lisa, Dowd, Deborah A, sVogler, Suzanne, sJackomin, Christina, sBishop, Lindsey sKokos, Matthew, sOzment, Jason, sBlack, Haley, sGarcia, Johny, sFutrell, Katie, sBanks, Brooke, sHilburn, Michelle, sDonoghue, Nichole (March 2017).  The effects of an acute bout of resistance training, aerobic exercise, and yoga on cognitive function in college students.  CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

Hall, J. C. (October 2016). Painful Narratives: Are Negative Experiences of Life Local Constructions? The Global Partnership for Transformative Social Work Conference, University of Vermont, Burlington, VT.

*Heijnen, M. & Rietdyk, S. (June 2017). Failures in adaptive locomotion: Knowledge of obstacle contact is instrumental to guide limb trajectory. 2017 World Congress of the International Society of Posture and Gait Research, Fort Lauderdale, FL.

Huelskamp, A.  (October 2016). Best Practices in School Garden Sustainability. Connecting Health and Learning, American School Health Association, Baltimore, MD.

*Huelskamp, A. & Catalano, H.  (March 2017). Empowering Adolescent Females Through Comprehensive Sex Education: A Pilot Study. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC

**Kerr, J., Reel, J., sGiordano, D., Sinclair, S., Boyce, R. (March 2017). Using an Interprofessional Research Mentorship Model to Engage the Next Generation of Public Health. Poster Presentation. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

**Kerr, J., Reel, J., Sinclair, S., sGiordano, D., Boyce, R. (March 2017).  Exploration of Current and Alternative Treatment Approaches for the Management of COPD. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

**Kerr, J., Reel, J. J., sGiordano, D., Sinclair, S., Boyce, R. W., & Campbell, H. (September 2016). Using an Inter-Professional Research Mentorship Model to Engage the Next Generation of Public Health Professionals. Poster presented at. North Carolina Public Health Association Fall Conference 2016, North Carolina Public Health Association. New Bern, NC.

*Kim, H., Choi, J., Jang, I., Quack, J., & Ohno-Machado, L. (November 2016). Feasibility of Representing Data from Published Nursing Research Using the OMOP Common Data Model. American Medical Informatics Association (AMIA) 2016 Annual Symposium, Chicago, IL.

*Kim-Godwin, Y., Turrise, S., Lawson, S., & Barber, M. (March 2017) Student Perceptions of Peer Evaluation in an Online RN-to-BSN Research Course. Poster Presentation at CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*Kirk, M., & Badzek, L. (September 2017).  Developing a Roadmap for Action to Integrate Genomics into Nursing: International Perspectives on Issues and Priorities.  International Society of Nurses in Genetics Annual Meeting, Dublin, Ireland.

*Lantz, C., Kawcyznski, W., & Elliott, S. (April 2017). Protecting the protectors:  Ensuring wellness in our student veteran populations. Building Healthy Academic Communities National Summit, Gainesville, FL.

**Lee, J., White, P., & Sprod, L. (November 2016). Healthcare for Cancer Survivors and Families: Preparing Students through Interprofessional Education, Simulation, and the use of Standardized Patients. Poster Presentation, Local, Sigma Theta Tau Annual Research Day.

Lee, J. J. (October 2016) Critical Thinking: An Example from Social Work. Presented as invited guest panelist at the Approaching a Common Language. Critical Thinking Symposium for the UNC System, Charlotte, NC.   

Lutz, B.J. (February 2017). A willing and able caregiver will optimize community re-integration post-stroke: The importance of assessment. Invited paper presentation at peer-reviewed, invited symposium, Optimizing community re-integration post-stroke. International Stroke Conference, American Heart Association, Houston, TX.

Lutz, B.J. (February 2017). Let’s go! Facilitating admission, progression, and discharge for stroke. Symposium. International Stroke Conference, American Heart Association, Houston, TX.

Lutz, B.J. (February 2017). Preparing young stroke survivors for the community and return to work. Invited paper presentation at peer-reviewed, invited symposium, Redefining the continuum of stroke care for working age adults. International Stroke Conference, American Heart Association, Houston, TX.

Lutz, B.J. (November 2016). Improving Stroke Care Transitions: Lessons from Family Caregivers. COBRE and WISSDOM Center Lecture Series, Medical College of South Carolina. Charleston, SC.

Lutz, B.J. (November 2016). Improving Post-Acute Comprehensive Stroke Care: An Opportunity to Improve Recovery, Independence, and Health.  Southern Arizona Stroke Conference, Tucson, AZ

Lutz, B.J. (December 2016). Alleviating the Crisis of Discharge Post-Stroke. Young Stroke 2016, Jacksonville, FL.

 **Matney, K., Reel, J. J., Cottrell, R., & Hardy, C. (September 2016). The North Carolina Public Health Training Center: Yearly update and fostering collaborations across the state. Lecture presented at North Carolina Public Health Association. New Bern, NC.

Matthias, A. (September 2016). New Educational Pathways for Entry-level Nursing Practice:  Attempts to Differentiate a Professional Identity and Role. Peer-reviewed paper/podium presentation at the American Association for the History of Nursing, 33rd Annual American Association for the History of Nursing Conference: Nursing and Health Care History, Chicago, IL.

*sMelnick, M., DeVita, J., Combs, C.S. (March 2017). Examining Student Athletes' Experiences: A Qualitative Case Study.  Student Research and Creative Scholarship Showcase, CSURF, UNC Wilmington.

*sMurdoch, C., Spivey, L.M., Sidman, C., s Beyer, K. (March 2017). The Effect of an Online Happiness Course on Students' Subjective Happiness. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*Nahar, V.K., Sharma, M., Jacks, S.K., Brodell, R.T., Catalano, H., Grigsby, T.B., Ford, M.A., & Bass, M.A.  (October 2016). Tanning Bed Use among Collegiate Athletes in the Southeastern United States.  Sixth International Conference on Health, Wellness & Society, Health, Wellness, & Society, Washington, D.C.

*sNorris, H., Boyce, R.W., sSeldomridge, E.H., sSmith, A., sJones, G.R., & Parker, M.A. (June 2017). A longitudinal retrospective study of body composition trends in police recruits. Annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, Denver, CO.

*sOlsen, S., Halls, J., & Lutz, B.  (March 2017).  Investigating the Relationship Between Parkinson’s Disease and Environmental and Socioeconomic Variables. Poster presentation at CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*sPardue, A., Tseh, W., Sprod, L. (July 2016). Case Study: Longitudinal Effects of Contest Preparation on Psychological, Physiological, and Performance Attributes of a Drug Free Bodybuilder. National Strength and Conditioning Association National Conference, National Strength and Conditioning Association, New Orleans, LA.

Pastor, D.K. (July 2016). Facilitating Innovative Student-Directed Learning in Simulation Using Inter-Professional Collaborative Care Teams to Deliver Difficult News.  Poster presentation, local: ETEAL Applied Learning Seminar:, UNCW.

Pastor, D.K. (March 2017).  Coming Together: Building Interprofessional Research and Practice Teams. Distinguished Researcher Presentation, CHHS Research and Innovation Day, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*Pastor, D.K. & Arms, T.  (May 2017).  Driving Safety for Persons with Dementia: What Caregivers Need to Know.   Podium Presentation, Regional, Alzheimer’s North Carolina, Caregiver Education Conference, Wilmington, NC.

**Pastor, D.K., Arms, T. & Jones, A.J.  (March 2017).  Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Driving Safety for Persons with Dementia. Poster presentation at CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

**Pastor, D.K. & Jones, A.J. (March 2017).  Where the Rubber Hits the Road: Driving Safety for Persons with Dementia, Podium presentation at North Carolina Nurse Practitioner Spring Symposium, Asheville, NC.

**Pastor, D.K., Jones, A.J. & Arms, T. (March 2017).  Where the Rubber Meets the Road: Driving Safety for Persons with Dementia. Poster Presentation at National Academies of Practice Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA.

*Pastor, D.K. & Traynor, V. (July 2016). Dementia and Driving Retirement: What You Can Do. Podium Presentation, regional at Caring Kind New York City Educational Forum, NY, NY.

*Pontecorvo, S.M., Heijnen, M., Muir, B.C., & Rietdyk, S. (February 2017). Relationship between gaze behavior and failure to cross a stationary, visible obstacle. Midwest American Society of Biomechanics Meeting, Grand Rapids, MI.

*Prizer, L.P., Gay, J.L., Perkins, M., Wilson, M.G., Emerson, K.G., & Glass, A. (November 2016). Palliative care referral for Parkinson’s patients: An application of social exchange theory. 69th Annual Scientific Meetin, gGerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA. 

*Prizer, L.P., Gay, J.L., Perkins, M., Wilson, M.G., Emerson, K.G., & Glass, A. (November 2016). The long-term palliative needs of Parkinson’s Disease patients: A mixed methods study. 69th Annual Scientific Meeting, Gerontological Society of America, New Orleans, LA. 

*Reel, J.J., sHopkins, H., & Miyairi, M. (March 2017). What is Intuitive Exercise? Development and Validation of the Intuitive Exercise Scale.  CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

**Reel, J., Kerr, J., Ahern, N., Boyce, R.W., Hall, C., Jensen, A., Rowan, N., Sprod, L., Tseh, W. (March 2017). "Benefits and Barriers to Innovative Efforts in the Academy.  CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*Reel, J.J., Podlog, L., Hamilton, L., Greviskes, L., Voelker, D.K., & Gray, C. (2017). Injury, body dissatisfaction, and disordered eating among dancers: Exploring potential relationships. Poster presented at European Congress of Sport Science (ECSS), Essen, Germany.

*Romine, N., Cho, H., Kim, J., Heijnen, M., Rietdyk, S., & Ziaie, B. (August 2016). Gait asymmetry during outdoor unrestrained locomotion in able-bodied participants.  41st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics, Raleigh, NC.

*Sauer, P., Thompson, C. E., Verzella, M. (March 2017). Nursing students’ communication skills: Training in the face of incivility. Poster presentation at Sigma Theta Tau Healthy Work Environment Conference, Indianapolis, IN.

Seaman, A. (February 2017). Meaning making in literary destinations: An examination of tourist performances inspired by a river, an old man, and a frog. Far West Popular/American Culture Conference, Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association, Las Vegas, NV.

*Seaman, A. & Franzidis, A.  (April 2017). Examining the role and impact of Sport Film Festivals on local communities. Association of American Geographers (AAG) annual meeting, Boston, MA.

*sSeldomridge, E.H., Boyce, R.W., sSmith, A., sNorris, H., sJones, G.R., & Parker, M.A. (June 2017). Bench press strength changes over 23 years in police recruits with gender comparisons. Annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, Denver, CO.

*Sharma, M., Catalano, H., Nahar, V.K., Lingham, V., Johnson, P., & Ford, M.A. (October 2016). Instrument Development to Predict Portion Size Behavior in College Students. Sixth International Conference on Health, Wellness & Society, Health, Wellness, & Society, Washington, D.C.

**Sinclair, S., Kerr, J., sGiordano, D., sBeyer, K., & Reel, J. (November 2016). Exploring Interest in the Use of a Complementary Therapy Among Individuals with COPD. ISPOR 19th Annual European Congress, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, Vienna, Austria.

**Sinclair, S., Kerr, J., sBeyer, K.B., sGiordano, D.J., Boyce, R.W., & Reel, J.  (October 2016). Exploring interest in the Use of a Complimentary Therapy among COPD Patients. ISPOR 19th Annual European Congress, International Society for Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, Vienna, Austria.

 *Sinclair, S.M., *Theodossiou, J.J., & Albano, J.D. (June 2017). Evaluating in utero medication exposure and maternal disease on infants: The importance of pediatric follow-up information. Poster Walk Session – five-minute presentation and two-minute discussion at the European Society of pediatric and neonatal Intensive Care, Lisbon, Portugal.

*sSmith, A., Boyce, R.W., sSeldomridge, E.H., ., sNorris, H., sJones, G.R., & Parker, M.A. (June 2017). Longitudinal study on the changes in 1.5 mile run times of police recruits over 18 years. Annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, Denver, CO.

Spivey, L.M. (February 2017). Keynote Speaker-Work Happy. Virginia Recreation & Park Society-Management Conference, Virginia Recreation & Park Society, Suffolk, VA.

*Spivey, L.M. & Morris, C. (November 2016). Coaching Happy Employees: Positivity for Improving Maximum Performance. Athletic Business National Conference, Athletic Business, Orlando, FL

*Sprod, L.K., Crowe, B., Bell, J., & Johnson, D. (May 2017). Exercise Interventions for Individuals with Disabilities. Annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, American College of Sports Medicine, Denver, CO.

*Sprod, L, Edinboro, L., Nanney, L., Sidman, C., Spivey, L. (April 2017). Comparison of Student, Faculty and Staff Quality of Life at a Medium-Sized University. Building Healthy Academic Communities National Summit, Gainesville, FL.

*Strong, J. & Chandler, A. (September 2016). Equine Facilitated Communication Skills Training: Horses Helping Veterans. National Military Social Work Conference, Austin, TX.

*Thompson, C.E., sCrawford, S., & Ahern, N. (October 2016). Enhancing Student Interaction Using Social Media in an Online RN-BSN Program.  SENSES Conference, Raleigh, NC.

*Tseh, W., sChampion, H., sEk, S., sKinslow, A., sFrazier, R., & sMcClain, C. (February 2017). Effectiveness of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation During Rest and Exercise.  Southeast American College of Sports Medicine Conference, Greenville, South Carolina.

*Tseh, W., sChampion, H., sEk, S., sKinslow, A., sFrazier, R., & sMcClain, C. (November 2016). Effectiveness of Neuromuscular Electrical Stimulation During Rest and Exercise. State of North Carolina Undergraduate Research & Creativity Symposium, Durham, North Carolina.

*Tyndall, L. Sauer, P. (March 2017). Nursing barriers to implementation of daily interruption of sedation. Poster Presentation at Sigma Theta Tau Healthy Work Environments Conference, Indianapolis, IN.

**sUranga, R. & Gazza. E. A. (March 2017).  The sound of wellbeing:  Reflection through music.  Poster Presentation at CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*sVanhille, S., Lutz, B., Jones, C., & Young, M. (March 2017).  Developing a Tool to Assess Stroke Caregiver Readiness. Poster presentation at CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*sVanhille, S., Lutz, B.J., Jones, C., & Young, M.E. (March 2017). Developing a tool to assess stroke caregiver readiness. National Academies of Practice Annual Meeting & Forum, Philadelphia, PA.

**Ward, K., Lutz, B.J., sVanhille, S., Jones, A., & Pastor, D. (February 2017). College-age students’ knowledge, attitudes, and intentions towards advance care planning. Narrated Poster Presentation, 32nd Annual Conference of the Southern Nursing Research Society, Dallas, TX. 

**Ward, K., Lutz, B., Jones, A., Pastor, D.K. & sVanhille, S. (November 2016). College-Age Students’ Knowledge, Attitudes and Intentions Towards Advance Care Planning. Poster presentation, local: Sigma Theta Tau Annual Research Day, UNCW.

*sWhite, S.G., Ashton-Forrester, C. (March 2017). Therapeutic Exercise With Older Adults Diagnosed With Dementia to Reduce Agitated Behaviors:  A Pilot Study. CHHS Research and Innovation Day Scientific Poster Showcase, UNCW College of Health and Human Services, Wilmington, NC.

*Witkin, S., Hall, J. C., & Allen, J. (November 2016). Social constructions and the global partnership for transformative social work. Counsel on Social Work Education Annual Program Meeting, Atlanta, GA.

*Yancey, J., & Reel, J. J. (September 2016). Health and appearance motivations for sun protection among adolescent and young adult lifeguards. International Cancer Education Conference (ICEC), Washington, D.C.

*York, R. O., & Bolton, K. W. (January 2017). Development and testing of the science appreciation scale for human service professionals. Society for Social Work Research 23rd Annual Conference, New Orleans, LA.