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2010 Publications and Presentations

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Books and book chapters

Hansen M, Jones M. Public Health Policy:  Promotion, Prevention and Protection in Policy and Politics for Nurses and Other Health Professionals: Advocacy and Action. Jones and Bartlett, 2010.

Vincent WJ, Weir JP. Statistics In Kinesiology (4th edition). Human Kinetics Publishers, Champaign IL, (in review).

Published manuscripts

Belloff R F; Wong FM.  Anatomy of a Cash Cow in a Mature Industry. Journal of Contemporary Business Issues; 17:1, 6-15, 2010.

Divino JN; Chawla KS; daSilva CM; Bjorge AM;  Brittingham A.  Endothelin-1 Production by the Canine Macrophage Cell Line DH82: Enhanced Production in Response to Microbial Challenge. Veterinary Immunology and Immunopathology; 136:127-132, 2010.

Buchanan P. (2010). A preliminary survey of the practice patterns of United States
Guild Certified Feldenkrais PractitionersCM. BMC Complementary and Alternative Medicine; 10(1), 12.

Buchanan PA. Improving Function: The Feldenkrais Method of Somatic Education. Canadian Chiropractor; 15(4): 32, 34, 2010.

Buchanan PA. How it Works-A Review of Alan Fogel’s “The Psychophysiology of Self-Awareness: Rediscovering the Lost Art of Body Sense”. Retrieved from www.feldscinet.org, 12/April 2010.

Buchanan PA. New Features Spring up on the Feldenkrais® Science Network. In Touch; p 6, 1st quarter, 2010.

Canby CA; Bush TA. Humanities in Gross Anatomy Project: A Novel Humanistic Learning Tool at Des Moines University. Anatomical Sciences Education; 3:94-96, 2010.

Finnerty EP, Chauvin SW, Bonaminio G, Andrews M, Carroll R, Pangaro L. Flexner Revisited: The Role and Value of the Basic Sciences in Medical Education. Acad Med; 85:349, 2010

Finnerty EP. The Role and Value of the Basic Sciences in Medical Education: An Examination of Flexner’s Legacy. Journal of the International Association of Medical Science Educators; 20:258, 2010.

Finnerty ML, Gregory CA. Impact of a Palliative Care Nursing Educational Program in a Veterans Administration Medical Center. Journal of Hospice & Palliative Nursing; 12:370-377, 2010.

O’Connor A M, Sargeant JM, Gardner IA, Dickson JS, Torrence ME, Dewey CE, Dohoo IR, Evans RB, Gray JT, Greiner M, Keefe G, Lefebvre SL, Morley PS, Ramirez A, Sischo W, Smith DR, Snedeker K, Sofos J, Ward MP, Wills R. The REFLECT Statement: Methods and Processes of Creating Reporting Guidelines for randomized Control Trials for Livestock and Food Safety (LFS) by modifying the CONSORT Statement. J of Vet Int Med; 24:57-64, 2010.

O’Connor AM, Sargeant JM, Gardner IA, Dickson JS, Torrence ME, Dewey CE, Dohoo IR, Evans RB, Gray JT, Greiner M, Keefe G, Lefebvre SL, Morley PS, Ramirez A, Sischo W, Smith DR, Snedeker K, Sofos J, Ward MP, Wills R. The REFLECT Statement: Methods and Processes of Creating Reporting Guidelines for RandomizEd Control Trials for Livestock and Food Safety (LFS) by Modifying the CONSORT Statement. Prev Vet Med; 93:11-18, 2010.

O’Connor AM, Sargeant JM, Gardner IA, Dickson JS, Torrence ME, Dewey CE, Dohoo IR, Evans RB, Gray JT, Greiner M, Keefe G, Lefebvre SL, Morley PS, Ramirez A, Sischo W, Smith DR, Snedeker K, Sofos J, Ward MP, Wills R. The REFLECT Statement: Methods and processes of creating Reporting Guidelines for Randomized Control Trials for Livestock and Food Safety (LFS) by Modifying the CONSORT Statement. J Swine Health Prod; 18(1):18-26. 2010.

O’Connor AM, Sargeant JM, Gardner IA, Dickson JS, Torrence ME, Dewey CE, Dohoo IR, Evans RB, Gray JT, Greiner M, Keefe G, Lefebvre SL, Morley PS, Ramirez A, Sischo W, Smith DR, Snedeker K, Sofos J, Ward MP, Wills R. The REFLECT Statement: Methods and Processes of Creating Reporting Guidelines for Randomized Control Trials for Livestock and Food Safety (LFS) by Modifying the CONSORT Statement. Zoonoses and Pub Health; 1:95-104, 2010.

O’Connor AM, Sargeant JM, Gardner IA, Dickson JS, Torrence ME, Dewey CE, Dohoo IR, Evans RB, Gray JT, Greiner M, Keefe G, Lefebvre SL, Morley PS, Ramirez A, Sischo W, Smith DR, Snedeker K, Sofos J, Ward MP, Wills R. The REFLECT Statement: Methods and Processes of Creating Reporting Guidelines for Randomized Control Trials for Livestock and Food Safety (LFS) by Modifying the CONSORT Statement. J Food Prot; 73:132-139, 2010.

Hesami S, Parkman J, MacInnes JI, Gray JT, Gyles CL, Lumsden JS. Antimicrobial Susceptibility of Flavobacterium Psychrophilum Isolates from Ontario. J Aquat Anim Health; 22:39-49, 2010.

Collison LW, Chaturvedi V, Henderson AL, Giacomin PR, Guy C, Bankoti J, Finkelstein D, Forbes K, Workman CJ, Brown SA, Rehg JE, Jones ML, Ni HT, Artis D, Turk MJ, Vignali DA. IL-35-mediated induction of a potent regulatory T cell population. Nature Immunology; 11:1093-101, December 2010. Epub October 2010.

Folkers B, Schuring C*, Essmann M, Larsen B.  Quantitative Real Time PCR Detection of Clostridium difficileGrowth Inhibition by Probiotic Organisms.  North  American Journal of Medical Science; 2:385-390, 2010.

Hwang J, Larsen B.  Mycoplasma, Ureaplasma and Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes:  A Fresh Perspective. Infectious Diseases in Obstetrics and Gynecology 2010: 1-7, 2010.

Linhares IM; Summers PR; Larsen B; Giraldo PC; Witkin SS. Contemporary Perspectives on Vaginal pH and Lactobacilli. Am J Obstet Gynecol. Epub Sep 2010.

Lee M, Tallerico V*. Distraction Arthrodesis of the Subtalar Joint using Allogeneic Bone Graft: A Review of 15 Cases. Journal of Foot and Ankle Surgery; 49:369-74, 2010. Epub 2010 May 11.

Lidtke RH. Foot Center of Pressure and Medial Knee Osteoarthritis. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc; 100:178-184, 2010.

Moffitt JA. Editorial Focus: Role for Neural Growth Factor in Autonomically Driven Arrhythmogenesis? Focus on: “Structural Neuroplasticity following T5 Spinal Cord Transection: Increased Cardiac Sympathetic Innervation Density and SPN Arborization”. Am J PhysiolReg Int Comp Physiol; 299:R983-4, 2010.

Welliver KC*, Jepson AJ, Moffitt JA. Hindlimb Unloading Results in Loss of Circadian Control of Heart Rate and Increased Incidence of Spontaneous Ventricular Arrhythmias. FASEB J; 24:625.12, 2010.

Welliver KC*, Jepson AJ, Moffitt JA. Hindlimb Unloading Results in Loss of Circadian Control of Heart Rate and Increased Incidence of Spontaneous Ventricular Arrhythmias. FASEB J; 24:625.12, 2010.

Petersen SMCovill LG.  Reliability of the Radial and Ulnar Nerve Biased Upper Extremity Neural Tissue Provocation Tests.  Physiotherapy Theory and Practice; 2010; 26(7):476-482. Epub ahead of print: 1-7.

Petersen SM, Scott DR. Application of a Classification System and Description of a Combined Manual Therapy Intervention: A Case with Low Back Related Leg Pain. JMMT; 18(2), 2010.

Hjortshøj TD, Grønskov K, Philp AR, Nishimura DY, Riise R, Sheffield VC, Rosenberg T, Brøndum-Nielsen K. Bardet-Biedl Syndrome in Denmark–Report of 13 Novel Sequence Variations in Six Genes. Hum Mutat; 31(4):429-36, 2010.

Satz JS, Philp AR, Nguyen H, Kusan H, Lee J, Turk R, Riker MJ, Hernández J, Weiss RM, Anderson MG, Mullins RF, Moore SA, Stone EM, Campbell, KP. Visual Impariment in the Absence of Dystroglycan. J Neurosci; 30:1983, 2010.

Reimer RA, Gerrard M, Gibbons FX. Racial Differences in Smoking Knowledge: Data from the Health Information National Trends Survey. Psychology and Health; 25:943-959, 2010.

Gerrard M, Roberts MX, Reimer RA, Gibbons FX. Mother-Daughter Communication and HPV Vaccination.Pediatrics, 12:982-989, 2010.

Schmidt M, Schaumberg JZ, Steen CM, Boyer MP. Boric Acid Disturbs Cell Wall Synthesis in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae. International Journal of Microbiology; Article ID 930465, doi:10.1155/2010/930465, 2010.

Smith K. Painful Os Intermetatarseum. J Am Podiatric Med Assoc; 100:213-215, 2010.

Peterson K, Jedlicka N, Vardaxis VG, Yoho R. Radiographic Analysis of Haglund’s Deformity: An Evaluation of NCSP and RCSP. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc; 100:78-79, 2010.

Nguyen T*, Lang A*, Bennett J, Vardaxis VG. Load Deformation Evaluation of Lateral Radiographic Foot Measurements. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc; 100:83-85, 2010.

Shen L, Feiming L, Wattleworth R, Filipetto F.  The Promise and Challenge of Including Multimedia Items in Medical Licensure Examinations:  Some Insights from an Empirical Trial  Acad Med;  85:S56-S59, 2010.

Herda TJ, Housh TJ, Fry AC, Weir JP, Schilling BK, Ryan ED, Cramer JT. A Noninvasive log-transform Method for Fiber Type Discrimination using Mechanomyography. Journal of Electromyography and Kinesiology, 20(5):787-794, 2010.

Camic CL, Housh TJ, Weir JP, Zuniga JM, Hendrix CR, Mielke M, Johnson GO, Housh DJ, Schmidt RJ. Influence of Body-size Variables on Age-related Increases in Isokinetic Peak Torque in Young Wrestlers. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research; 24(9):2358-2365, 2010.

Wilson WA, Boyer MP, Davis KD, Burke M, Roach, PJ. The Subcellular Localization of Yeast Glycogen Synthase is Dependent upon Glycogen Content. Can J Microbiol; 56:408-420, 2010.

Wilson WA, Roach PJ, Montero M, Baroja-Fernández E, Muñoz FJ, Eydallin G, Viale AM, Pozueta-Romero J. Regulation of Glycogen Metabolism in Yeast and Bacteria. FEMS Microbiol; Rev 34:925-1112, 2010.

Yoho RVardaxis VG, Comstock K*. Admission Characteristics and Academic Performance of Podiatric and Osteopathic Medical Students at Des Moines University. Journal of the American Podiatric Medical Association; 100:69-72, 2010.

Submitted manuscripts

Covill LGPetersen SM. Range of Motion Asymmetries in Asymptomatic Subjects with Upper Extremity Neurodynamic Tests. Journal of Hand Therapy.

Pendergast, Kleithermes, Freburger, Duffy P. Claims-based Resource Utilization in Physical Therapy Care: A Comparison of Physician-Referred and Direct Access.

Hill D. Powerful Learning Communities: Design and Implementation Strategies for the Changing World of Higher Education.

Linhares IM, Summers PR, Larsen B, Giraldo PC, Witkin SS.  Contemporary Perspectives on Vaginal pH. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Wilson WAHenry MK; Ewing G; Rehmann J; Canby CAGray JTFinnerty EP. A Pre-matriculation Intervention to Improve the Adjustment of Students to Medical School. Teaching and Learning in Medicine.

Manuscripts in press

Mahoney JVardaxis V, Moore J*, Hall A*, Haffner K, Peterson M*. A Randomized , Double-blind, Placebo-controlled, Cross-over Study to Determine the Effects of Topical Ketamine on Lower Extremity Painful Diabetic Neuropathy. JAPMA; December 2010.

Sass K, Frank L, Thiele A, Newton AD, Bork B, Hartung S, Rosenbaum M. Physical Therapy Clinical Educators’ Perspectives on Students Achieving Entry-Level Clinical Performance Journal of Physical Therapy Education.

Petersen SM, Wyatt SN*. Lower Trapezius Muscle Strength in Subjects with Neck Pain. JOSPT.

Beck TW, Von Tscharner V, Housh TJ, Cramer JT, Weir JP, Malek MH, Mielke M. Time/frequency Events of Surface Mechanomyographic Signals Resolved by Nonlinearly Scaled Wavelets. Biomedical Signal Processing and Control.

Yoho R, Wells S. Navicular Stress Reactions in Runners: A Review of Evaluation and Management of a Competitive Athlete. JAPMA.

Manuscripts in review

Petersen SM, Wyatt SN*. Lower Trapezius Muscle Strength in Subjects with Neck Pain. JOSPT.

Gillette JC, Stevermer CA, Miller RH, Meardon SA, Schwab CV. The Effects of Age and Type of Carrying Task on Lower Extremity Kinematics. Ergonomics; 53(3): 535-364, 2010.

Committee reports

Hansen M. – For the Public’s Health: The Role of Measurement in Action and Accountability. Institute Of Medicine Committee Report; December 2010.

Newsletters

Delaney L. Understanding Diabetes. Iowa Caregivers Association; October 2010.

Hill D. To Disclose or Not Disclose: That is the Question. DMU Magazine. Winter 2010.

Means, JJ. At our Peril: Addressing End-of-life Care. Connecting. July/August 2010,
pp 1-2.

Other scientific/professional plenary or platform publications

Fernandez MH; Hulsebus H; Gray JTAkbar S.  Integrons:  Another mechanism by which Salmonella acquire multiple drug resistance. 122nd Annual Meeting of the Iowa Academy of Science, Lamoni, IA, April 2010.

Akbar SGray JT; Hulsebus, H.  Analysis and dissemination of CMY2 plasmids from diverse isolates of Salmonella. 2nd American Society for Microbiology Conference, Toronto, Canada, June 2010.

Priem P*; Hulsebus H; Fernandez D; Gray JTAkbar S.  Characterization of Three Classes of Integrons from Clinical Isolates of Salmonella. 7th Annual Meeting North Central Branch of the American Society for Microbiology, Mankato, MN, October 2010.

Klejch WJ; Hulsebus H; Gray JTAkbar S.Characterization of the Plasmid-borne cmy-2 Gene from Clinical Isolates of Salmonella Enterica. 7th Annual Meeting North Central Branch of the American Society for Microbiology, Mankato, MN, October 2010.

Hamilton RD*; Hulsebus H; Akbar SGray JT. Increased Resistance to Multiple Antimicrobials in blaCMY-2 Salmonella following Treatment with Ceftriaxone. 7th Annual Meeting North Central Branch of the American Society for Microbiology, Mankato, MN, October 1-2, 2010.

Belloff R F. Anatomy of a Cash Cow in a Mature Industry. Midwest Business Academic Association International Conference, Chicago, IL, March 2010.

Nielsen T; Brittingham AWilson W. Glycogen Storage by Parasitic and Commensal Trichomonads. 122nd  Annual Meeting of the Iowa Academy of Science, Lamoni, IA, 2010.

Brittingham A; Wilson WA; Nielsen TJ. Glycogen Storage and Utilization by Pathogenic and Commensal Trichomonads.  North Central Branch of the American Society for Microbiology Annual Meeting, Mankato, MN, October 2010.

Stephens J, Buchanan PA. Expanding our Reach in Research: Working on Several Fronts. Annual meeting of the Feldenkrais Guild â of North America, Chicago, IL, July 2010.

Ewing GJ, Shaffer DC. Enhancing Preceptor Evaluation: Assessment of Learning with Linkages to AOA Competency Metrics. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, Bethesda, MD, April 2010.

Frush K. Use of Locking Plates in Forefoot Surgery. Heartland Podiatry Conference, Des Moines, IA. October 2010.

Grove C, McClinton SM, Heiderscheidt BC. Recognizing Runner’s Dystonia. American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, CA, February 2010.

Means J, Simonton L, Rice S, Findley D, Hirsch NGeletta S, Salasberry L. Spiritual and Relational Quality of Life through End-of-Life Care. Spiritual Care and Research Conference – Spirituality and Health across the Life Span: Investigation and Application. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, November 2010.

Means J. Needs of the Dying: Insights from Families & Caregivers – Implications for
Patient Care. Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA, October 2010.

Mortensen LH, Ewing GJ. Perceived and Assessed Value of a Cardiovascular Pharmacology Patient Simulation Experience toward Learning. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, Bethesda, Bethesda, MD, April 2010.

Baker J*, Mpofu P, Hansen E, Hill D, Nguyen ML.   Adenoviruses as Markers for Sources of Water Contamination. 122nd Annual Meeting of the Iowa Academy of Science; Lamoni, IA, April 2010.

Pradhan P, Nguyen ML. Caspases Activation is needed for Optimal Herpes Simplex Virus Replication. 6th Biennial All-Iowa Virology Symposium; Iowa City, IA, November 2010.

Nordengren FRYork AM. Cross-Campus Collaboration: Share and Share Alike Using Web 2.0 Research to Bridge Traditional Academic Barriers. Educause Learning Initiative Annual Conference,  Austin TX, 2010.

Prieto L, Reimer RA. Latino/a Sexual Health, HPV, & Public Policy Implications. 12th Annual Strengthening and Valuing Latin@ Communities in Iowa Conference; Iowa City, IA, 2010.

Buchanan PReimer RA. Systems Perspectives on Human Behavior: Understanding Change over Time. Talk jointly presented at the DMU summer research program.

Moffit J. The Effects of Hindlimb Unloading on Sympathovagal Balance and Hedonic Behaviors. FASEB Summer Research Conference, Neural Mechanisms in Cardiovascular Regulation, Saxtons River, VT; July 2010.

Moffit J. Brain and Behavior in Health and Disease. National Experimental Biology Conference; Anaheim, CA, April, 2010.

Moffit J.Anhedonia and Autonomic Imbalance in an Animal Model of Deconditioning. National Experimental Biology Conference; Anaheim, CA,April, 2010.

Reimer RADisparities between Latina and White Women in Factors Associated with
HPV Vaccination. Iowa Initiative’s On the Issues Conference; Des Moines, IA, 2010.

Shah Y, York AM, Rooney TW. WHO Research Scholars: Developing Global Health Educators and Leaders. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, Bethesda MD, April 2010.

Other scientific/professional poster publications

Akbar SGray JT, Hulsebus HJ. Analysis and Dissemination of CMY2 Plasmids from Diverse Isolates ofSalmonella. ASM Conference on Antimicrobial Resistance in Zoonotic Bacteria and Foodborne Pathogens in Animals, Humans and the Environment, Toronto, Canada, June 2010.

Hamilton RD*, Hulsebus HJ, Akbar A, Gray JT. Increased Resistance to Multiple Non-beta-lactam Antimicrobials in blaCMY-2 Salmonella following Treatment with Ceftriaxone. ASM North Central Branch Meeting, Mankato, MN, October 2010.

Akbar S, Hulsebus HJ, Gray JT. Analysis of Plasmid-mediated Antimicrobial Resistance in Salmonella Isolated from Humans and Animals. Iowa State University Seminar, November 2010.

Lang A*, Nguyen T*, Bennett JVardaxis VG. Subtle Lisfranc Injuries: A Re-evaluation of the Radiographic Diagnostic Criteria. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) Annual Meeting; Las Vegas, NV, March 2010.

Buchanan PAMercuris KL. Developmental Changes following Complementary Feldenkrais Method Lessons to Rehabilitation in a Child with Hemispherectomy. Annual meeting of the Feldenkrais Guild â of North America, Chicago, IL, July 2010.

Buchanan PA. A Preliminary Survey of the Practice Patterns of United States Guild Certified Feldenkrais PractitionersCM. Annual meeting of the Feldenkrais Guild â of North America, Chicago, IL, July 2010.

Chambers P. Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about CASPA But were Afraid to Ask. Physician Assistant Education Association Annual Forum, Baltimore, MD, November, 2010.

Chambers P. Admissions Best Practices: How to Enhance Your Application Review Process. Physician Assistant Education Association Annual Forum, Baltimore, MD, November, 2010.

Karas C, Darwal M*, Hirschl R, Baig M, McErlane M*. Variations in Brain Re-expansion after Subdural Hematoma Evacuation. Neurocritical Care Society, San Francisco, CA, September 2010.

Duffy PA, Shah Y. Des Moines University Student Responses to the Global Perspectives Inventory (GPI) Pre and Post Cultural Diversity Training or International Medical Services Experience.Global Health Education Conference, Cuernavaca, Mexico, April 2010.

Chukwurah U*, Frerichs JYoho R. Synovial Osteochondromatosis: An Associated Finding in Patient with Undifferentiated Spondyloarthropathy and Rearfoot Degenerative Disease. Foot & Ankle Symposium, Des Moines, IA, April 2010.

Chukwurah U*, Frerichs JYoho R. Synovial Osteochromatosis: An Associated Finding in a Patient with Undifferentiated Spondyloarthropathy and Rearfoot Degenerative Disease. 2010 ACFAS Scientific Conference; Las Vegas, NV, February 2010.

Frush K. Surgical Treatment Option for Severe Forefoot Psoriatic Arthritis. APMA Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA, July 2010.

Lazenby KL, Geletta SWeir JP. Gender Differences in Rate of Improvement in High School Swim Times across Age. Annual meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine; Baltimore, MD, June 2010.

Henry MKGray JT. The Use of the Human Patient Simulator (HPS) to Teach Basic Science Principles Increases Knowledge Retention of First-year Undergraduate Medical Students as Compared to Problem Based Learning (PBL) and Evidence Based Literature Review. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine, North Bethesda, MD, April, 2010.

Henry MKGray JT. Teaching Basic Science with Human Patient Simulators Increases Knowledge Retention. International Association of Medical Science Educators. New Orleans, LA, July, 2010.

Maynard J*, Hulsebus HM, Henry MKGray JT. Affect of Multiple Statin Compounds on the Growth and Protein Secretion Profiles of Escherichia coli Sepsis Organisms. Amer Soc Microbiol, San Diego, CA, A-2520, May 2010.

Schaplowsky CL*, Henry M, Hulsebus H, Gray JT. Statins Alter the Growth of Staphylococcus aureus andStaphylococcus epidermidis Sepsis Related Pathogens. Amer Soc Microbiol, San Diego, CA, A-2851, May 2010.

Hill D. A Comprehensive Approach to Learning Communities in Higher Education. Association of Institutional Researchers Conference (AIR); Chicago, IL, May -June, 2010.

Hisley CCanby CWattleworth R, Winer E, Leng Foo J, Peloquin C, Martinez M, Kopecky K, Gilbert S. Auscultation Simulation System Captures/replays Diagnostic Experiences by Synchronizing Sound, Spatial Positioning and Anatomic Visualizations in Real-time. American Association of Anatomists, Experimental Biology, 2010.

Fernandez DM, Hulsebus H, Gray JAkbar S. Integrons: Another Mechanism by which Salmonella Acquire Multiple Drug Resistance. Iowa Academy of Science Meeting, Lamoni, IA, April 2010.

Frencl G, Hall A, Mahoney J. Is Exposure to Nail Dust Aerosol via Mechanical Nail Debridement a Health Hazard to Podiatrist? What Methods Can Be Utilized to Decrease the Risk? APMA Annual Meeting; Seattle, WA, July 2010.

Mercuris K, Schider R*. Correlation of Gait and Balance Parameters to Self-Reported Functional Measurements in Community-Dwelling Subjects with CVA. APTA Combined Section Meeting; San Diego, CA, February 2010.

Welliver KC*, Jepson AJ, Moffitt JA. Hindlimb Unloading Results in Loss of Circadian Control of Heart Rate and Increased Incidence of Spontaneous Ventricular Arrhythmias. FASEB Annual Meeting, Anaheim, CA; April 2010.

Welliver KC*, Jepson AJ, Moffitt JA. Hindlimb Unloading Results in Loss of Circadian Control of Heart Rate and Increased Incidence of Spontaneous Ventricular Arrhythmias. FASEB Annual Meeting; Anaheim, CA, April 2010.

Petersen SM. Lumbar Manipulation: An Evidence Update. YMCA Healthy Living Center Physical Therapy; Clive, IA, August 2010.

Petersen SMCovill LG. Knee Stability and Movement Coordination Impairments: Application of PT Clinical Practice Guidelines. HealthPASS – Physical Therapy: Musculo-skeletal Injury; Des Moines, IA, July, 2010.

Petersen SM, Louw A. Low Back Pain ≠ Low Back Pain: Sub-Classification of Low Back Pain. International Spine & Pain Institute; Ankeny, IA, October 2010.

Petersen SM, Davenport T. Physical Therapist Management of Complicated Bilateral Ankle Sprain: Case Study and Description of Clinical Reasoning. American Physical Therapy Associations Combined Sections Meeting; New Orleans, LA, February 2010.

Reimer RA, Roberts M, Gerrard M, Gibbons FX.  Racial Disparities between Latina and Non-Latina White Women in Factors Associated with HPV Vaccination. American Public Health Conference; Denver, CO, November 2010.

Reimer RA, Houlihan AE, Deer M*, Lund A*. Racial Disparities between Latina and Caucasian Women in Factors Associated with HPV Vaccination. Annual meeting for the Society for Personality and Social Psychology; Las Vegas, NV, January 2010.

Houlihan AE, Reimer RA, Fahey L. Acculturation and Risky Sexual Behavior among Hispanic College Students. Annual Meeting of the American Psychological Society; Boston, MA. 2010.

Ronnenbaum J. Use of Mobility Protocol Decreases Length of Stay in ICU.  APTA Combined Sections Meeting; San Diego, CA, February 2010.

Ronnenbaum J. Use of Mobility Protocol Decreases Length of Stay in ICU. EXPAAC; Indianapolis, IN, July 2010.

Huynh T, Kumm K, Boyer M, Schmidt M. Exploring the Impact of Boric Acid on Carbohydrate Metabolism in Yeast. 122nd  Annual Meeting of the Iowa Academy of Science, Lamoni, IA, 2010.
Shah Y, Ewing GJ, Fernandez RJ*, Sickler J.* DMU-COM Student Interest in Global Health. Heartland Global Health Consortium Conference, Des Moines, IA, October 2010.

Stebbins CA. The Basis of Healing:  Empathy and The Patient-physician Connection. International Conference on Communication in Healthcare; Verona Italy, July 2010.

Steele TA, Bowers K*, Ackerman A, Torbert D. Fluvastatin and Atorvastatin Inhibit Human Leukemic Natural Killer Cell Function. American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2010.

Stevermer CA. Doctoral Dissertation: Functional Movement Assessment in Individuals with Knee Osteoarthritis. Iowa State University Department of Kinesiology; Ames, IA, April 2010.

Stevermer CA. Comparison of Alternate Stair Descent Patterns. American Society of Biomechanics Annual Meeting; Providence, RI, August 2010.

Tran QK, Persechini A. Effects of Phosphorylation at Tyr-659 in Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase on Enzyme Interaction with Calmodulin and Catalytic Activity. Iowa Physiological Society Annual Meeting; Des Moines, IA, October 2010.

Vardaxis VG, Wells S, Vardaxis G. Static Load Effect on Sagittal deformation of the Foot. International Foot and Ankle Biomechanics (i-FAB) Bi-annual Meeting; Seattle, WA,
September 2010.

Vardaxis VG, Rivera J, Mahoney C. Dynamic Knee Joint Stiffness after Total Knee Arthroplasty. Joint ESMAC-GCMAS Meeting (JEGM 2010); Miami, FL, May 2010.

Vardaxis VG, Renschler R*, Rivera J, Yoho R. Effect of Low-dye Taping on Arch Deformation during Gait. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) Annual Meeting; Las Vegas, NV, February 2010.

Renschler R*, Vardaxis VG, Rivera J, Yoho R. Changes in the Dynamic Arch Height Index Pattern with Low-Dye Taping During Gait. APMA Annual Meeting; Seattle, WA, July 2010.

Weir JP. Critical Evaluation of Sports Nutrition Research. Performance Nutrition Symposium; Columbus, Ohio, October 2010.

Weir JP. Statistical Analysis of Change in Strength and Conditioning Research. Annual Meeting of the National Strength and Conditioning Association; Orlando, FL, July 2010.

Weir JP. Supplements for Strength and Power Athletes. Annual Meeting of the National Strength and Conditioning Association; Orlando, FL, July 2010.

Weir JP. Detecting Treatment Effects in Sports Nutrition Research. 7th Annual International Society of Sports Nutrition Conference and Expo; Clearwater Beach, Florida, June 2010.

Weir JP. Physiology of Strength, Power, and Speed. 2010 Midwest Strength and Conditioning Clinic; Crystal Lake, IL, March 2010.

Weir JP. Metabolic Training. 2010 Midwest Strength and Conditioning Clinic; Crystal Lake IL, March 2010.

Wilson WAHenry MKCanby CAGray JT, Ewing G, Finnerty EP, Rehmann J. A Pre-matriculation Intervention to Improve the Adjustment of Students to Medical School. International Association of Medical Science Educators, New Orleans, LA, 2010.

Yoho R, Dix B, Vardaxis VG. The Relationship of Transverse Plane Forefoot Structure to the Jones Fracture. APMA Annual Meeting; Seattle, WA, July 2010.

Yoho R, Dix B, Vardaxis V. The Relationship between Transverse Plane Forefoot Structure and the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fracture. American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons (ACFAS) Annual Meeting; Las Vegas, NV, February 2010.

Yoho R, Dix B, Vardaxis V. The Relationship between Transverse Plane Forefoot Structure and the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fracture. 2010 APMA Scientific Conference; Toronto, Canada, July 2010.

York AM, Nordengren FRBlending Theory and Practice in Health Care Administration E-Learning. Association of University Programs in Health Administration Annual Conference; Portland, OR, June, 2010.

Published, awarded U.S. patents

Moffitt J, Libbus I. Neural stimulation system for cardiac fat pads. United States Patent# 7,769,446. Assignee: Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc. August 2010.

Libbus I, Kramer AP, Moffitt J. Cardiac Rhythm Management Device with Neural Sensor. United States Patent# 7,769,450. Assignee: Cardiac Pacemakers, Inc. August 2010. 

Submitted patents

Canby C, Hisley C, Vardaxis V. Stethoscope Auscultation Simulator Method and Apparatus. 

Submitted abstracts

Canby CA, Ewing G. Podcasting in a Medical Cell and Tissue Biology Course: Efficacy and Utility. American Association of Anatomists, Anaheim, CA, April 2010.

Canby CA, Ewing G. Podcasting in a Medical Cell and Tissue Biology Course: Efficacy and Utility. American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine/Association of Osteopathic Directors and Medical Educators Annual Meeting, North Bethesda, MD, April 2010.

Finnerty EP, Henry MK. Lecture Capture, Learning Resources and Academic Performance in Undergraduate Medical Education. Research in Medical Education (RIME) Poster Abstracts, Central Group on Educational Affairs Spring Conference, Omaha, NE, November 2010.

Henry MKMahoney JNewton AMatz D, Bubolz D, Ewing G, Kaylarian V.  Developing and Assessing an Interprofessional Educational Module on Conflict of Interest. 2011 Annual American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Meeting; Baltimore, MD, September 2010.

McClinton S, Davenport T, Petersen S. Physical Therapist Management of Complicated Bilateral Ankle Sprain. Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association; November 2010.

Moffitt JA, Welliver KC*, Jepson AJ, Henry MK.  Hindlimb Unloading (HU) Results in and Increased Predisposition to Cardiac Arrhythmias and Changes in Left Ventricular (LV) Connexin-43 (Cx43) Expression.  Experimental Biology; November 2010.

Petersen SM, Vardaxis VG. Reliability of the Flexion-Rotation Test when Performed Actively by Subjects with Cervicogenic Headaches. Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association; New Orleans, LA, February 2011.

Petersen SM, Wyatt SN*. Lower Trapezius Muscle Strength in Subjects with Neck Pain. Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association; New Orleans, LA, February 2011.

Schmidt M, Schaumberg JZ, Steen CM, Boyer M. Boric Acid Disturbs Cell Wall Synthesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Midwest Yeast Meeting, 2010.

Stevermer CA, Hall M, Stafford ED, Gillette JC. Stair Descent Patterns in Individuals with Knee Osteoarthritis. APTA Combined Sections Meeting; New Orleans, LA, February, 2011.

Weir JPCovill L, Augustin M, Campbell K.  Preliminary Analysis of Lower Extremity Force Asymmetry during Leg Press Exercise.

Yoho R, Tallerico V, Vardaxis V. The Relationship between Academic Achievement and Clinical Performance in Podiatric Medical Education. JAPMA

Greenhagen R*, Wukich D, Jung R*, Yoho RVardaxis V. Peripheral and Central Bone Mineral Density in Charcot Neuroarthropathy Compared to Diabetic and Non-diabetic Populations. Diabetes Research and Clinical Practice

Published abstracts

Costello J*, Deming R, Bellville N, Jacobson B, Bernstein K, Finnerty EStrom D, Puri D. Cyberknife Stereotactic Body Radiotherapy: A Retrospective Review of Local Control, Marginal Failures, and Early Toxicity in Inoperable Stage I Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer. Cyberknife® Scientific Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 2010.

Costello JE*, Finnerty EP, Deming RL, Bernstein KJ, Jacobsen RD, Strom DK, Burgin CM, Bellville NJ, Puri DR. Preliminary Results in the Treatment of Recurrent Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer (NSCLC) with Stereotactic Body Radiation Therapy (SBRT): Does Total Dose and Tumor Volume Impact Local Control? American Society for Therapeutic Radiology and Oncology (ASTRO) 52nd Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, Oct 31- Nov 4, 2010.

Crawford TC. How Many Species of South African Australopithecus: A Morphometric Analysis of the Maxillary Premolars and Molars. American Journal of Physical Anthropology, 141:50:86, 2010 .

Dare F, Ruiz M, Crawford TC. Variation in the Chorda Tympani within the Infratemporal Fossa. Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology, 446:9, 2010.

Finnerty EP. What’s Really Going On? Learning Resource Utilization and Academic Performance. International Association of Medical Science Educators New Orleans, LA, July, 2010.

Chauvin SW, Yang T, Szarek J, Finnerty EP, Kozmenko V. Use of High-Fidelity Human Patient Simulation for Teaching Basic Sciences in United States Allopathic and Osteopathic Medical Student Education. International Meeting on Simulation in Healthcare, New Orleans, LA, January, 2011.

Finnerty EPStroke. Des Moines University Mini-Medical School, February 2010.

Finnerty EP. Basic Sciences in Medical Education: From Flexner to Today (IAMSE Report on Basic Sciences in Medical Education). International Association of Medical Science Educators Webcast Audio Seminar Series, March 2010.

Finnerty EP. Neuroplasticity. Aging Mind Think Tank Presentation, Des Moines, IA. July 2010

Finnerty EP, Rosenfeld G, Pangaro L. The Role and Value of the Basic Sciences in Med Ed: Report of the IAMSE Flexner Revisited Study Group. International Association of Medical Science Educators meeting, New Orleans, LA, July, 2010.

Newton B, Bonaminio G, Finnerty EP, Karr M. Recording Lectures: The Pros and Cons for Faculty and the Millennial Student. International Association of Medical Science Educators meeting, New Orleans, LA, July, 2010.

Henry MKGray JT.  Using Human Patient Simulators (HPS) to Teach Basic Science Principles.  2010 Annual American Association of Colleges of Osteopathic Medicine Meeting.  North Bethesda, MD. April 2010.

Hill D. A Comprehensive Approach to Optimum Learning Communities. Association for Institutional Research 50th Annual Forum, Chicago, IL. June 2010.

Hisley KCanby CWattleworth R; Winer E; Leng Foo J; Peloquin C; Martinez M; Kopecky K; Gilbert S. Auscultation Simulation System Captures/replays Diagnostic Experiences by Synchronizing Sound, Spatial Positioning and Anatomic Visualizations in Real-time. American Association of Anatomists, Anaheim, CA, April 2010.

Kirk SP, Finnerty E, Kuestner LM, Park M, Borromeo JR, Chew DK. Relationship of Aneurysm Sac Regression and Type II Endoleak: Role of the Inferior Mesenteric Artery. Society of Vascular Surgeons Annual Meeting, June 2010, Boston, MA.

Schaplowsky CL*, Henry MK, Hulsebus HM, Gray JT.  Statins Alter the Growth of Staphylococcus aureus andStaphylococcus epidermidis Sepsis related Pathogens.  110th Annual American Society for Microbiology Meeting; San Diego, CA, March 2010.

Maynard J*, Hulsebus HM, Henry MKGray JT.  Affect of Multiple Statin Compounds on the Growth and Protein Secretion Profiles of Escherichia coli Sepsis Organisms. 110th Annual American Society for Microbiology Meeting, San Diego, CA, March 2010.

Henry MKGray JT.  Teaching Basic Science with Human Patient Simulators Increases Knowledge Retention.  14th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Medical Science Educators; New Orleans, LA, July 2010.

Welliver KC*, Jepson AJ, Nawrocki LD, Garnett ER, Henry MKMoffitt JA.  Hindlimb Unloading Results in an Increased Predisposition to Cardiac Arrhythmias and Changes in Left Ventricular Connexin 43 Expression.  Iowa Physiological Society, 15th Annual Meeting;  Des Moines, IA, October 2010.

Grove CG, McClinton S, Heiderscheit B. Recognizing Runner’s Dystonia. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther; 40:A20-A-21, 2010.

Steele TA, Bowers K*, Ackerman A, Torbert D. Fluvastatin and Atorvastatin Inhibit Human Leukemic Natural Killer Cell Function. American Association for Cancer Research Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, April 2010.

Stevermer CA, Hall M, Gillette JC. Comparison of Alternate Stair Descent Patterns. Annual Conference of the American Society of Biomechanics; Providence, RI, August 2010.

Hall M, Stevermer CA, Gillette JC. Frontal Plane Kinetics and EMG Activity during Stair Ambulation. Annual Conference of the American Society of Biomechanics, Providence, RI, August 2010.

Gillette JC, Stevermer CA. Foot Placement and Seat Height Effects on Sit-to-stand Joint Moments. Annual Conference of the American Society of Biomechanics, Providence, RI, August 2010.

Tran QK, Persechini A. Effects of Phosphorylation at Tyr-659 in Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase on Enzyme Interaction with Calmodulin and Catalytic Activity. Iowa Physiological Society Annual Meeting, Des Moines, IA, October 2010.

Whetherly K, Vardaxis VG, Mahoney C. Dynamic Stiff-knee Gait in Patients Pre and Post Total Knee Arthroplasty. J Orthop Sport Phys Ther; 40(1):A64-A65, 2010.

Janik R, Gawle K, Vardaxis VG. Age and Falls Related Acceleration Pattern Attenuation at the Head During Common Daily Activities. J Geriatric Phys Ther; 33(1):A35, 2010.

Lazenby KL, Geletta SWeir JP. Gender Differences in Rate of Improvement in High School Swim Times across Age. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise, 42(5 Suppl 1): 710-711, 2010.

Wilson WAHenry MKCanby CAGray JT, Ewing G, Finnerty EP, Rehmann J. A Pre-matriculation Intervention to Improve the Adjustment of Students to Medical School. International Association of Medical Science Educators, New Orleans, LA, 2010.

Yoho RVardaxis V, Comstock K*. Admissions Characteristics and Academic Performance of Podiatric and Osteopathic Medical Students at Des Moines University. JAPMA 1:69, 2010.

Peterson K*, Jedlicka N*, Yoho RVardaxis V. Radiographic Analysis of Haglund’s Deformity: An Evaluation of NCSP and RCSP. JAPMA 1:78, 2010.

Invited lecturer

Akbar S.Analysis of Plasmid-mediated Antimicrobial Resistance in Salmonella Isolated from Humans and Animals. VMPM/Vet Path Seminar Series, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, November 15, 2010.

Buchanan PA. An Introduction to the Feldenkrais Method® of Somatic Education. Iowa Physical Therapy Association Spring Conference, Ames, IA, April 2010.

Buchanan PAReimer R. Systems Perspectives on Human Behavior: Understanding Change over Time. Summer Research Lunch and Learn Seminar, Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA, July 2010.

Crawford TC. Human Origins: Old Bones Speak. Café Scientifique Series, organized by the Des Moines Science Center, 2010.

Crawford TC. A (pre)History of Human Health and Medical Intervention. Des Moines University’s Faculty Gathering Series, 2010.

Frush K. Hammertoe Surgery Complications. Iowa Health Systems Resident Podiatry Lecture Series, April 2010.

Gray JT, Schaplowsky C. Investigation of the Mechanisms by which Statins Alter the Growth Patterns ofStaphylococcus aureus and Staphylococcus epidermidis. North Central Branch of the American Society of Microbiology, Mankato MN, October 2010.

Gray JT, Hamilton R*. Unexpected Broad Impact of Antibiotic Resistance On Patient Treatment. Simpson College, Indianola, IA, October 2010.

Hill D. Comprehensive Planning for Disruptive Patients in Iowa Emergency Departments. Iowa Luther Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Des Moines, IA. November 2010.

Hill D. Planning for the End of Life. DMU Family Weekend, Des Moines, IA.
August 2010.

Hill D. Comprehensive Planning for Disruptive Patients in Iowa Emergency Departments. Iowa Society of Healthcare Attorneys, Johnston, IA. May 2010.

Hill D. Medicaid Planning for Aging Clients. Drake Law School, Des Moines, IA. February 2010.

Hill D. A Physician’s Role in Disclosing Adverse Events. Iowa Lutheran Hospital Family Medicine Residency Program, Des Moines, IA. January 2010.

Mahoney J. Topographical Anatomy of the Foot and Ankle. Heartland Conference, sponsored by the Iowa Podiatric Medical Society; Des Moines, IA, October 2010.

McClinton S. Walking: How Tos, Your Shoes and You. Wesley Acres; Des Moines, IA, August 2010.

Means J. Assessment of Risk in Primary Care Patients: A Focus on Self-Harm and
Abuse. Des Moines University Unified Alumni Reunion, Des Moines, IA, August 2010.

Means J. How Unemployment Affects the Ways We Think about Ourselves. Des Moines University, Des Moines, IA, February 2010.

Mercuris KL. Update on Exercise for Individuals with Parkinson Disease. Iowa Chapter Parkinson Disease Association, Des Moines, IA, September 2010.

Moffit J. The Effects of Hindlimb Unloading on Sympathovagal Balance and Hedonic Behaviors. FASEB Summer Research Conference; July, 2010.

Nguyen M. Life and Death Decisions:  Apoptosis during Herpes Simplex Virus Infection. VMPM/VetPath Seminar Series; Ames, IA, November 2010.

Stebbins CA. An Introduction to Emotional Intelligence (EQ):  Accessing your Best Performance!  2010 Iowa/Nebraska Primary Care Association Annual Conference, Lake Rathbun, IA, 2010.

Tran QK. Signaling via Calmodulin in the Vascular Endothelium. Iowa Physiological Society Annual Meeting; Des Moines, IA, October 2010.

Wilson WA. New Insights into the Regulation of Glycogen Storage. Nagoya University Global Center of Excellence Seminar Series; Nagoya, Japan, March 2010.

York AM. Evidence-based Practice for Physical Therapists. Iowa Physical TherapyAssociation; Des Moines, IA. September, 2010.

Editorial positions

Brittingham A. Peer Reviewer. Journal of Parasitology.

Buchanan PA. Peer reviewer. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Journal of Athletic Training.

Canby C. Peer Reviewer, Anatomical Sciences Education

Canby C. Peer Reviewer. Pocket Body developed by Pocket Anatomy, eMedia Interactive Pocket Body is an anatomy software application for the Apple iOS platform.

Canby C. Peer Reviewer. Histology A Text and Atlas, 6th edition by Ross et al. Lippincott William and Wilkins.

Duffy P. Peer Reviewer. Journal of Healthcare for the Poor and Underserved.

Finnerty EP. Peer Reviewer. AAMC MedEd Portal

Finnerty EP. Peer Reviewer. BMC Medical Education

Finnerty EP. Peer Reviewer. Journal of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (JIAMSE)

Finnerty EP. Guest editor, Vol 20, 2010. Journal of the International Association of Medical Science Educators (JIAMSE)

Finnerty EP. Peer Reviewer. Journal of the America Podiatric Medical Association

Finnerty EP. Editorial Board, Contributor. MedEd World

Finnerty EP. Peer Reviewer. Medical Education Online

Finnerty EP. Peer Reviewer. Medical Teacher

Larsen B. Reviewer. Faculty of 1000-Medicine. www.f1000medicine.com.

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Infectious Disease in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Reviews of Infectious Diseases

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Journal of Infectious Diseases

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Infection and Immunity

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Adolescent and Pediatric Gynecology

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Infections in Medicine

Larsen B. Peer reviewer. Journal of Biomedicine and Biotechnology

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. El Helali N, Nguyen JC, …, Giovangrandi Y, Trinquart L. Diagnostic Accuracy of a Rapid Real-time Polymerase Chain Reaction Assay for Universal Intrapartum Group B Streptococcus Screening. Clin Infect Dis; 49:217-23, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Manning SD, Lewis MA, …, Whittam TS, Davies HD. Genotypic Diversity and Serotype Distribution of Group B Streptococcus Isolated from Women before and after Delivery. Clin Infect Dis; 46:1829-37, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Hewagama S, Walker SP, …, Cheng AC, Giles ML. 2009 H1N1 Influenza A and Pregnancy Outcomes in Victoria, Australia. Clin Infect Dis; 50:686-90, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Minkoff H, Zhong Y, …, Massad LS, Strickler HD. Influence of Adherent and Effective Antiretroviral Therapy Use on Human Papillomavirus Infection and Squamous Intraepithelial Lesions in Human Immunodeficiency Virus-positive Women. J Infect Dis; 201:681-90, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Madan I, Romero R, …, Jai Kim C, Hassan SS. The Frequency and Clinical Significance of Intra-amniotic Infection and/or Inflammation in Women with Placenta Previa and Vaginal Bleeding: An Unexpected Observation. J Perinat Med; February 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Bager P, Simonsen J, Ethelberg S, Frisch M. Cesarean Delivery and Risk of Intestinal Bacterial Infection. J Infect Dis; 201:898-902, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Gingelmaier A, Eberle J, …, Friese K, Weizsaecker K. Protease Inhibitor-based Antiretroviral Prophylaxis during Pregnancy and the Development of Drug Resistance. Clin Infect Dis; 50:890-4, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Roberts JM, Myatt L, …, Anderson GB. Vitamins C and E to Prevent Complications of Pregnancy-associated Hypertension. N Engl J Med; 362:1282-91, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Hall CB, Caserta MT, Schnabel KC, Shelley LM, Carnahan JA, Marino AS, Yoo C, Lofthus GK. Transplacental Congenital Human Herpesvirus 6 Infection Caused by Maternal Chromosomally Integrated Virus. J Infect Dis; 201:505-7, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Pignatelli S, Lazzarotto T, Gatto MR, Dal Monte P, Landini MP, Faldella G, Lanari M. Cytomegalovirus gN Genotypes Distribution among Congenitally Infected Newborns and their Relationship with Symptoms at Birth and Sequelae. Clin Infect Dis; 51:33-41, 2010.

Larsen B. Published Reviewer. Arroyo R, Martin V, Maldonado A, Jiménez E, Fernández L, Rodrìguez JM. Treatment of Infectious Mastitis during Lactation: Antibiotics versus Oral Administration of Lactobacilli Isolated from Breast Milk. Clin Infect Dis; 50:1551-8, 2010.

Mahoney J. Co-editor. Foot and Ankle Quarterly.

Mahoney J. Affiliated editor. Onychomycosis Module for PIER

McClinton SM. Peer reviewer. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Therapy.

Petersen SM. Peer reviewer. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice.

Petersen SM. Peer reviewer. Journal of Hand Therapy

Petersen SM. Peer reviewer. Journal of Manual and Manipulative Therapy.

Petersen SM. Peer reviewer. Journal of Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy.

Petersen SM. Abstract reviewer. Orthopedic Section of the American Physical Therapy
Association. Combined Sections Meeting. 2011.

Steele TA. Peer Reviewer. Infectious Disease in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Tran QK. Peer Reviewer. University of Missouri Research Board

Tran QK. Peer Reviewer. British Medical Research Council

Tran QK. Peer Reviewer. Iowa Academy of Science

Tran QK. Peer Reviewer. Cardiovascular Research

Weir JP. Associate Editor and Statistical Consultant. Journal of Strength and Conditioning
Research

Weir JP. Editorial Board. Medicine and Science in Sports and Exercise

Weir JP. Reviewer. European Journal of Sports Science

York A. Reviewer. Journal of Online Learning and Teaching,

Research symposium

Plenary sessions

Public health/pathogenesis

Kraemer G*; Ripp G*; Yoho RVardaxis V. A Retrospective Review of the Effect of Metatarsus Adductus on Healing Time in the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fracture.

Buchanan P. A Preliminary Survey of the Practice Patterns of United States Guild Certified Feldenkrais Practitioners CM.

Reimer R. Racial Disparities between Latina and non-Latina White Women in Factors Associated with HPV Vaccination.

Hamilton R*; Akbar SGray JT. Increased Resistance to Multiple Antimicrobials in blaCMY-2 Salmonella following Treatment with Ceftriaxone.

Yoho R; Jung HR*; Vardaxis V; Greenhagen R*. A Comparison of Central and Peripheral Bone Density in Diabetic versus Non-Diabetic Patient Populations .

Therapeutic/clinical trials

Petersen S; Wyatt S*. Lower Trapezius Muscle Strength in Subjects with Neck Pain.

Bush T; Weir JP; Robel J; McCloy C, University of Indianapolis. Effect of Strain Counterstrain and Static Stretching on Hamstring Muscle Length.

Trewet C, Broadlawns Medical Center; Severidt L, Broadlawns Medical Center; Brockman M. Use of Opioids for the Treatment of Fibromyalgia.

Vardaxis V; Rivera J; Mahoney C, Mercy Medical Center. Dynamic Knee Joint Stiffness After Total Knee Arthroplasty.

McClinton S; Vardaxis V; Carrington S*. Reliability of Clinical Foot Intrinsic and Lower Leg Strength Measures.

Basic research – cellular/molecular biology, anatomy and physiology/pharmacology

Schmidt M; Schaumberg JZ, University of Vermont; Steen CM, Iowa State University; Boyer M. Boric Acid Disturbs Cell Wall Synthesis in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae.

Baker J*; Hill D, Des Moines Water Works; Nguyen M. Adenoviruses as Markers for Sources of Water Contamination.

Tran QK; Giles J; Persechini A, University of Missouri; Firkins R*. Simvastatin Improves Vascular Endothelial Functions via a Dominant Calmodulin-binding Protein.

Educational research – social science

Cunningham K*; Fitzgerald K*; Finnerty EP; Rodgers J, Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons. Assessment of Opioid Consumption Following Outpatient Upper Extremity Surgery: A Preliminary Report.

Yoho R; Tallerico V; Vardaxis V. The Relationship Between Academic Achievement and Clinical Performance in Podiatric Medical Education.

Wilson W; Henry M; Canby C; Gray JT; Ewing G; Finnerty EP; Rehmann J. A Pre-matriculation Intervention to Improve the Adjustment of Students to Medical School.

Means J; Findley D, Iowa Care Givers Association; Hirsch N, Hospice of Central Iowa; Schnucker-Rice S, Des Moines Area Religious Council; Geletta S. Spiritual and Relational Quality of Life through End-of-life Care.

Poster presentations

Public health/pathogenesis

Kraemer Geoffrey*; Ripp G*; Yoho RMVardaxis V. A Retrospective Review of the Effect of Metatarsus Adductus on Healing Time in the Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fracture.

Buchanan PA. A Preliminary Survey of the Practice Patterns of United States Guild Certified Feldenkrais PractitionersCM.

Reimer R. Racial Disparities between Latina and Non-Latina White Women in Factors Associated with HPV Vaccination.

Hamilton R*; Akbar SGray J. Increased Resistance to Multiple Antimicrobials in blaCMY-2 Salmonella following treatment with Ceftriaxone.

Yoho R; Jung HR*; Vardaxis V; Greenhagen R*. A Comparison of Central and Peripheral Bone Density in Diabetic versus Non-Diabetic Patient Populations.
Yoho R; Dix B*; Vardaxis V. The Relationship between Transverse Plane Forefoot Structure and Proximal Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fracture.

Therapeutic/clinical trials

Petersen S; Wyatt S*. Lower Trapezius Muscle Strength in Subjects with Neck Pain.

Bush T; Weir JP; Robel J; McCloy C, University of Indianapolis. Effect of Strain Counterstrain and Static Stretching on Hamstring Muscle Length.

Vardaxis V; Rivera J; Mahoney C, Mercy Medical Center. Dynamic Knee Joint Stiffness After Total Knee Arthroplasty.

McClinton S; Vardaxis V; Carrington S*. Reliability of Clinical Foot Intrinsic and Lower Leg Strength Measures.

Buchanan PMercuris K. Developmental Changes Following Complementary Feldenkrais Method® Lessons to Rehabilitation in a Child with Hemispherectomy.

McClinton S; Davenport T; Petersen S. Physical Therapist Management of Complicated Bilateral Ankle Sprain: Case Study and Description of Clinical Reasoning.

Smith KLidtke R; Oliver NG*; Maker JM*. Mechanical Strength of Locking Plate versus Cortical Screw Fixation in Closing Base Wedge Osteotomies.

Koepp L*; Covill L; Mahoney C; Nettrour J; Vardaxis V. Asymmetries Produced during Activities of Daily Living in Hip Osteoarthritis Patients Before and After Total Hip Arthroplasty.
Newton A; Boswell J*; Leytham A*. Effectiveness of Animal Assisted Therapy along with Traditional Physical Therapy for Pediatric Patients: A Case Study.

Lidtke R; Shakoor N, Rush University Medical Center; Wimmer MA, Rush University Medical Center; Foucher KC, Rush University Medical Center; Block JA, Rush University Medical Center. Mobility Shoes Produce Gait Adaptation in Knee Osteoarthritis.

Smith A*; Lang Adam*; Nguyen Tea*; Smith A*; Vardaxis V. Hallux Abducto Valgus Deformity Related Gender Disparity in Foot Structure Changes with Load.

Boley B*; Shelden M*; Vardaxis VWeir JP. Lack of Association between Changes in Running Mechanics and the VO2 Slow Component.

Rettedal D*; Vardaxis V. Reliability of the Use of Ultrasound in the Assessment of the Dorsal Lisfranc Ligament.

Smith KLidtke R; Oliver NG*; Maker JM*. Mechanical Comparison of Cortical Screw Fixation versus Locking Plate Fixation in the Closing Base Wedge Osteotomy of the First Metatarsal.

Petersen S; Wyatt S*. Lower Trapezius Muscle Strength in Subjects with Neck Pain.

Campbell K*; Weir JPCovill L; Augustin M*. Preliminary Analysis of Lower Extremity Force Asymmetry during Leg Press Exercise.

Frerichs J; Thompson J*; Kish R*; Yoho R. Surgical Treatment of Lisfranc Injuries: Internal Fixation versus Primary Arthrodesis.

Frerichs J; Thun J*. Interosseous Suture-EndoButton: A Reliable Fixation Option for Distal Tibiofibular Syndesmotic Injuries?

Fernandez R*; Mercuris KStevermer C; Graven J*; Olson Seth*. Assessment of Turning during Ambulation on the Gait Rite System®.

Vardaxis V; Janik R; Gawle Kinga. Age and Falls Related Acceleration Pattern Attenuation at the Head during Daily Activities.

Vardaxis V; Wells S*. Static Load Effect on Sagittal Deformation of the Foot.

Vardaxis V; Haden J*; Singsank Z*; Mahoney C. Periarticular Muscle Coactivation Patterns in TKA Patients and Controls During Gait.

Vardaxis V; Haden J*; Singsank Z*; Mahoney C, Iowa Orthopaedics Center. Periarticular Muscle Coactivation Patterns in TKA Patients and Controls during Gait.

Renschler R*; Vardaxis V; Rivera J; Yoho R. Changes in the Dynamic Arch Height Index Pattern with Low-dye Taping during Gait.

Basic research – cellular/molecular biology, anatomy and physiology/pharmacology

Graves N*; Frush KVardaxis V. Ultrasound Assessment of the Dorsal Lisfranc Ligament Strain under Clinically Relevant Loads.

Schmidt M; Schaumberg JZ, University of Vermont; Steen CM, Iowa State University; Boyer MP. Boric Acid Disturbs Cell Wall Synthesis in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae.

Baker J*; Hill D, Des Moines Water Works; Nguyen M. Adenoviruses as Markers for Sources of Water Contamination.

Pradhan P; Nguyen M. Caspase Activation is Required for Optimal Herpes Simplex Virus Replication
Tran QK; Giles J; Perechini A, University of Missouri-Kansas City, Firkins R*. Simvastatin Improves Vascular Endothelial Functions via a Dominant Calmodulin-binding Protein.

Steele T; Bowers K*; Ackerman A, Grandview College; Torbert D. Low-dose Fluvastatin and Atorvastatin Abrogate Human Leukemic Natural Killer Cell Activation and Proliferation.

Lundgren S*; Pradhan P; Wilson WABrittingham A. Glycogen Storage and Utilization by the Human Pathogen Giardia Intestinalis.

Pradhan P; Nguyen M. Capase Activation is Required for Optimal Herpes Simplex Virus Replication.

Laughlin R*; Henry M. Are Statin-induced Cell Cycle Changes Dependent on the Inhibition of HMG-CoA Reductase?

Lidtke R; Muehleman C. Anatomical Evidence that Heel Spurs are not due to Traction Enthesis.

Hobson J*; Henry M; Hulsebus H; Gray JT. Affect of Multiple Statin Compounds on the Growth and Protein Secretion Profiles of Escherichia Coli Sepsis Organisms.

Priem D*; Hulsebus H; Fernandez D, Simpson College; Gray JT; Akbar S. Characterization of Three Classes of Integrons from Clinical Isolates of Salmonella.

Shelden M*; Rivera J; Weir JPVardaxis V. Exercise Intensity’s Effect on Spatiotemporal Characteristics of Gait.

Marshall J*; Vardaxis V. Bilateral Asymmetry in the Human Dorsal Lisfranc Ligaments.

Klejch WJ, Iowa State University; Hulsebus H; Gray JTAkbar S. Characterization of the Plasmid-borne cmy-2 Gene from Clinical Isolates of Salmonella Enterica.

Cassidy K*; Khan MA. Anatomical Variations of the Dorsalis Pedis Artery: A Cadaveric Study.

Jepson A; Welliver KC*; Garnett ER, Drake University; Nawrocki L, Drake University; Moffitt JA. Exercise Training Decreases the Occurrence of Cardiac Arrhythmias in Young and Aged Rats.

Reed J*; Covill L; Nettrour JM; Mahoney C, Iowa Orthopaedics Center; Vardaxis V. Gross Muscle Testing as Reflected by EMG Activation in Patients with Terminal Hip Osteoarthritis.

Hulsebus H; Gray JTAkbar S. Analysis of CMY2 Plasmid Dissemination from Diverse Isolates of Salmonella.

Patel P*; Firkins RM*; Welliver KC*; Moffitt JA. Effects of Vagus Nerve Stimulation on the Threshold and Incidence of Aconitine-induced Cardiac Arrhythmias in the Anesthetized Rat.

Henderson A; Collison L, St Jude Children’s Research Hospital; Turk MJ, Dartmouth Medical School; Vignali D, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. Interleukin-35 Induced T-regulatory Cells are Generated in Melanoma Tumors and Suppress Anti-Tumor Immunity.

Roed K*; Vardaxis VCovill L; Mahoney C, Iowa Orthopaedics Center; Nettrour J, Iowa Orthopaedics Center. Analysis of Lower Extremity Joint Muscle Co-activation Patterns in Terminal Hip OA Patients during Gait.

Essmann Michael; Van Rybroek J*; Larsen B. Host Response of Cultured Vaginal Epithelial Cells to Vaginal and Periodontal Pathogens.

Schaplowsky CL*; Henry M; Hulsebus H; Gray JT. Statins Alter the Growth of Staphylococcus Aureus and Staphylococcus Epidermidis Sepsis Related Pathogens.

Strom D; Boettcher J*; Hawkins A*; Stencel M*. Effects of Heat and Chemotherapeutics on Human Tumor Cell Lines: Modeling HIPEC in the Laboratory.

Firkins R*; Giles J; Tran QK. Estrogen’s Influence on the Calmodulin Network in the Vascular Endothelium.

Francis S, Drake University; Firkins R*; Giles J; Stencel M*; Tran QKim. Isolation of Primary Culture Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells and Hormonal and Intercellular Influence on Cellular Calmodulin Levels.

Tran QK; Persechini A, University of Missouri-Kansas City. Effects of Phosphorylation Tyr659 in Endothelial Nitric Oxide Synthase on its Interactions with Calmodulin and Catalytic Activity.
Educational Research – Social Science

Cunningham K*; Fitzgerald K*; Finnerty E; Rodgers J, MD, Des Moines Orthopaedic Surgeons. Assessment of Opioid Consumption Following Outpatient Upper Extremity Surgery: A Preliminary Report.

Yoho R; Tallerico V; Vardaxis V. The Relationship between Academic Achievement and Clinical Performance in Podiatric Medical Education.

Wilson WHenry MCanby CGray JT; Ewing G; Finnerty EP; Rehmann J. A Pre-matriculation Intervention to Improve the Adjustment of Students to Medical School.

Means JJ; Findley D, Iowa Care Givers Association; Hirsch N, Hospice of Central Iowa; Schnucker Rice S, Des Moines Area Religious Council; Simonton L, MSW; Geletta S. Spiritual and Relational Quality of Life through End-of-life Care.

Mercuris K; Mitchell C*. Book Club Elective Course on Individuals with Disability and the Impact on Empathy in DPT Students.

Pehde C; Butto D*. Aberration of the Fifth Metatarsal-cuneiform Joint: A Congenital Abnormality.

Carney KHenry M. Teaching Normal Delivery Procedures with Simulation and its Effect on Perceived Student Confidence and Delivery Procedures during Third Year.

Butto D*; Bennett JVardaxis V. Multi-planar Deformation of the Foot under Load.

Smith KGeletta S. The Role of Institutional Selectivity in the Prediction of Podiatric Medical School Performance.

Smith KStevermer C; Katzer K*. Physician Perception of Physical Therapy for Urological and Gynecological Disorders.

York ANordengren FR. Blending Theory and Practice in E-learning.

Mortensen L; Ewing G. Perceived and Assessed Value of a Cardiovascular Pharmacology Patient Simulation Experience toward Learning.

Friday seminar series

Brittingham A. Production of the Vasoconstrictive Peptide Endothelin-1 (ET-1) by macrophage: How and Why?

Crawford TC. Comparative Analysis of South Africa’s Earliest humans (Australopithecus). Des Moines University’s Friday Seminar Series. Filippelli C*. Pancreatic Cancer Biomarkers as Predictors of Chemotherapy Response and Tumor Progression.

Finnerty EP. Learning Resources used by Pre-clinical Medical Students.

Gray JT. Human Patient Simulators: Do They Impact Educational Outcomes in Year One of Medical Education?

Henderson A. The Function of T Regulatory Cells in Tumors and Wounds.

Henry M. Human Patient Simulators: Do They Impact Educational Outcomes in Year One of Medical Education?

Maynard J*. Do Statins Affect Gram Negative Bacteria Involved in Sepsis?

Neilsen T*. Glycogen Storage by Parasitic and Commensal Trichomonads.

Schaplowsky C*. Can Statins Alter Sepsis Pathogenesis? An Investigation of the Mechanism by which Statins Decrease Gram-positive Sepsis Morbidity and Mortality.

Welliver K*. The Role of the Autonomic Nervous System in Mediating the Arrhythmogenic Response to Cardiovascular Deconditioning.

Summer research closing program

Klejch W, Akbar S. Characterization of the Plasmid-borne cmy2 Gene from Clinical Isolates of Salmonella Enterica.

Priem D*, Akbar S. Detection Isolation and Characterization of Class 1,2, and 3 Integrons in Clinical Isolates of Salmonella Typhimurium.

Walker S*, Belloff R. Admissions Criteria as a Predictor of Success in a Masters in Health Care Administration Program.

Huffman R, Brittingham A. Glycogen Storage and Utilization by the Human Pathogen Giardia Intestinalis.

Klopfenstein A, Buchanan P. Movement Changes over Time: Individual and Group Changes in Two Reaching Tasks.

Erickson J*, Frerich J. Is MRI a Reliable Diagnostic Tool for Lesser Metatarsal Plantar
Rupture?

Laughlin R*, Henry M. “Statin” Induced Effects on Key Myeloid Cell Cycle Regulators.

Higgins D*, Hisley K. Maxillary Blood Pooling as an Aid to Ordering a Facial Computed Tomography in Trauma Patients.

Portela D*, Hisley K. Apropos Investigation of Three-dimensional Fascial Architecture: Segmentation and Positional Nomenclature Designations of the Right Mid-thigh Deep Fascia using 3D Digital Surface Mesh Modeling.

Worthan J*, Hisley K. Apropos Investigation of Three-dimensional Fascial Architecture: Segmentation and Positional Nomenclature Designations of the Right Mid-thigh Deep Fascia using 3D Digital Surface Mesh Modeling.

Miller L, Geletta S. Risk-Adjusting ICU data to Compare Outcome Measures Using APACHE IV: A High-level Algorithmic Perspective.

Pomeranz K, Geletta S. The Relationships between Prevalence Rates and Hospitalization Rates: Validating Prevalence Measures using Administrative Data.

Jamros C*, Gray J. Exploration of Methods to Enhance Statin Effects on Gram Positive Sepsis Organisms.

Dodge D*, Kolbinger G. Morning Report: A Strategic Approach to Patient Assessment in the SIM Lab.

Marschke C*, Kolbinger G. Morning Report: A Strategic Approach to Patient Assessment in the SIM Lab.

Schuring C*, Kolbinger G. Morning Report: A Strategic Approach to Patient Assessment in the SIM Lab.

Kapler A*, Larsen B. MMP Expression Assay in Human Placenta-Establishing Methods for Detecting Inflammatory Mediators in the Products of Conception.

Koller R*, Larsen B. The Enemy Below: The Effect of ST-17 on Tensile Strength of Amniotic Membranes.

Garnett E, Moffitt J. The Physiological Effects of an Exercise Countermeasure Implemented During 14-days of Hindlimb Unloading in Rats.

Lehmann H*, Moffitt J. The Physiological Effects of an Exercise Countermeasure Implemented During 14-days of Hindlimb Unloading in Rats.

Toth A*, Moffitt J. The Physiological Effects of an Exercise Countermeasure Implemented During 14-days of Hindlimb Unloading in Rats.

Waddell J*, Newton A. Creating Evidence-Based Practice Educational Tools to Bridge the Gap between Student and Clinical Instructor.

Baker J*, Nguyen M. Optimization of Quantitative PCR to Measure Herpes Simplex Virus Transcript Levels.

Shelley JL*, Philp A. Genotyping ALCAM Knockout Mouse Colony.

Deer M, Reimer R. Effects on Machismo and Acculturation on HPV Vaccination Status and Willingness among White and Latina Women.

Lund A, Reimer R. Cultural Factors Affecting HPV Vaccination Behaviors in Whites and Latinas.

Marchand C*, Reimer R. HPV Knowledge Among a Community Sample of White and Latino Men and Women.

Vitiritto K*, Reimer R. HPV Knowledge Among a Community Sample of White and Latino Men and Women.

Samuel C*, Schmidt M. Comparing the Effects of Boric Acid on Yeast, Epithelial Cells and Virus Particles.

Schaumberg J, Schmidt M. The Effects of Boric Acid on the Organization of the Cytoskeleton on Yeast.

Steen C, Schmidt M. The Effects of Boric Acid on the Organization of the Cytoskeleton on Yeast.

Zylstra L, Shah Y. The Importance of Maternal Zinc Supplementation to Reduce Adverse Pregnancy Outcomes in Nepal.

Boettcher J*, Strom D. Uncovering the Biological Basis of HIPEC.

Deobald C*, Tran Q-K. Effects of Hormonal and Inflammatory Stimuli on Total Cellular Calmodulin in Macrophages.

Francis S, Tran Q-K. Isolation of Primary Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells and Alterations in Total Cellular Calmodulin Levels in Response to Physiological and Pathological Stimuli.

Koepp L*, Vardaxis V. Asymmetry Assessment in Hip Osteoarthritis Patients Before and After Total Hip Arthroplasty.

Hammonds K*, Vardaxis V. Gender Differences in the Dorsal Lisfranc Ligament Strain in Health Adults.

Rettedal D*, Vardaxis V. Reliability of Ultrasound Measurement of the Dorsal Lisfranc ]\ Ligament under Various Stress Loads.

Owiti N, Wilson W. Interaction of the Pho85p Cyclins Pc18p and PcI10p with the Glycogen Synthase Isoforms Gsy1p and Gsy2p in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae.

Slade S, Wilson W. Activity and Localization of Maltodextrin Binding Site Mutants of Glycogen Synthase in Saccharomyces Cerevisiae.

Kraemer G*, Yoho R. The Effect of Metatarsus Adductus on the Healing Rates of Fifth Metatarsal Jones Fracture.