KH Research Symposium 2017

Organized by the KH research committee (Drs. Brandon, Gurvitch, Wu)

Time: 4:30-6:15 pm on Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Location: GSU student center ballroom (House Salon)

Session 1: Thematic poster (4:30pm – 5:30pm)

No. Presenter Co-authors Topic Advisor
1 Eddie Morris, Greg Reis Effects of eccentric contractions on the degradation of proteins and organelles in mouse skeletal muscle  Dr. Ingalls
2 Glynn McGehee, Armin Marquez An Empirical Examination of Social Media Messages about GSU’s Redevelopment of Turner Field  Drs. Cianfrone and Kellison
3 Andy Yao Application of achievement goal theory and self-determination theory in adapted youth sport  Dr. Shapiro
4 Duke Biber Validation of the MapMyRun physical activity mobile application  Dr. Ellis
5 Ashlee Hamilton Predictors of physical activity intention and behavior among university employees  Dr. Ellis
6 Christina St. Martin  Doris Morris Associations of bone mineral content and blood pressure in African and European Americans Dr. Brandon
7  Matt Beerse Two-leg hopping in children with and without Down syndrome Dr. Wu
8 Michael Lelko Matt Beerse Timed up-and-go (TUG) test in children with and without Down syndrome Dr. Wu
9 Virginia Liang Xiang Ke Transitioning from level surface to stairs in children with and without Down syndrome  Dr. Wu
10 Diego Ferreira Virginia Liang Joint kinematics of the pendulum test in children with and without Down syndrome Dr. Wu

 

Session 2: Oral presentation (5:30 pm – 6:15 pm)

No. Presenter Co-authors Topic Advisor
1 Anjulyn Davis Understanding Physical Activity Intention and Behavior in Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: An Application of the Theory of Planned Behavior Dr. Brandon
2 Kelly Elliot NCAA Drug Testing Policies and Penalties: The Role of Team Success Drs. Cianfrone and Kellison
3 Gena Henderson Matt Beerse Gait improvement in a child with agenesis of the corpus callosum after treadmill intervention Dr. Wu