School of Health Professions

Publications, Awards, and Presentations

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Peer-Reviewed Publications

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Awards

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American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists

Thranhardt Lecture: this is the highest level of recognition of an abstract submission from one of our professional organizations, the AAOP. The top two, sometimes one, submissions are chosen by members of the Clinical Content Committee based on blinded scores for research quality, relevance, and innovation.

Best of Resident Research Awards: Resident research abstracts submitted to one of our professional organizations, the AAOP. The resident awards are comprised of the best of the "Resident Research Awards" and the best of the "Resident Literature Review Awards" projects performed by students enrolled in NCOPE residencies. 

Poster Awards: Resident research posters are submitted to one of our professional organizations, the AAOP. The poster awards are comprised of the best of the poster presentations given at the annual meeting.

Comparison of Visual Gaze Behavior for Two Different Methods of Myoelectric Control: A Case Study
Nicole Walker (Class of 2018)

J. David Holcomb School of Health Professions Research Day Awards

Each year, graduating students from the Orthotics and Prosthetics program and the Physician Assistant program gather for the J. David Holcomb School of Health Professions Research Day, named after the founding dean of the SHP. Over 60 SHP students gather to present their master’s Thesis posters to poster judges, faculty, fellow students, and members of the local BCM community. The top three posters receive $500, $250, and $100 prizes respectively.

  • A comparison of learning parameters in two myoelectric control strategies in a unilateral transradial amputee: A case study.
  • Meredith Roehrs (Class of 2018)
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National Presentations

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Poster Presentations

  • Boe BE, Mullen A, Gardner AK. Examining the Competency of Recent Graduates of an Orthotics and Prosthetics Training Program. Poster Presented at the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists 44th Annual Meeting & Symposium. New Orleans. Feb. 14-17, 2018.
  • Miller M, Mullen A, Gardner AK. What clinical rotation factors impact resident success? An examination of autonomy, patient interactions, and learning objectives. Poster presentation at the 50thannual meeting of the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions. San Antonio, TX. Oct. 18-20, 2017.
  • Melvin M, Gardner AK, Mullen A. Documentation diligence: The effect of logging encounters on performance in residency. Poster presentation at the 50thannual meeting of the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions. San Antonio, TX. Oct. 18-20, 2017.
  • Bradley S, Utay J, Gardner AK, Mullen A. Teaching behaviors in clinical preceptors: Do they matter? Poster presentation at the 50thannual meeting of the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions. San Antonio, TX. Oct. 18-20, 2017.
  • Meyer D, Deaton M, Hudson A, Rocha V, Mullen A, Bickley C, Ortiz A. Comparison of electromyography and gait in transition from locked knee ankle foot orthosis to stance control orthosis. Poster presentation at the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists 43rd Annual Academy Meeting. Chicago, IL, March 1-4, 2017.
  • Boe B, Gardner AK. Examining the competency of recent graduates of an orthotics and prosthetics training program. Poster presentation at the Baylor College of Medicine Academy of Distinguished Educator’s Annual Showcase of Educational Scholarship. Houston, TX. Sept. 29, 2017.  
  • Boe BE, Gardner AK. Examining the competency of recent graduates of orthotics and prosthetics training. Poster presentation at the 50th annual meeting of the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions. San Antonio, TX. Oct. 18-20, 2017. 
  • Boe BE, Mullen A, Gardner AK. Examining the Competency of Recent Graduates of an Orthotics and Prosthetics Training Program. Poster Presented at the American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists 44th Annual Meeting & Symposium. New Orleans. Feb.14-17, 2018