Dean's Choice Award Winners Announced!
Friday, May 9, 2014
Dean's Choice Award Winners Announced!Below is a list of the undergraduate students and their mentors who are involved in UPTREE and applied and received the Dean's Choice Award:
Alex Pieters - Sara Arena
Topic: Difficult to Auscultate Blood Pressure Measures in Collegiate Athletes
Chelsea MacIntosh - Sheri Brown
Brittany Perlaki - Chris Wilson
Topic: Acute care
Alex has completed his research with Sara Arena on a very interesting study that came out of the Student Athlete Fueling study on Difficult to Auscultate Blood Pressure Measures in Collegiate Athletes. He will present a poster at research day. He has been selected to present his research at Meeting of the Minds in May and will also be submitting an abstract for the Michigan Physical Therapy Association Fall Conference. Alex will receive funds through the Dean's Choice Award to present his research and attend the MPTA Fall Conference in Kalamazoo this fall.
The other two students will be undertaking their research this upcoming academic year. Chelsea and Brittany are both strong undergrad Health Science students. They will be receiving support through the Dean's Choice Award and carrying out their research. They will present at research day in May 2015. All of the students have been invited to attend research day in May on Friday the 16th to receive recognition for the Dean's Choice Award.
Congratulations to these three students on receiving this award!