Academic and Professional Achievements

 

2013-14

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members- Alana Ranucci , Lindsey Griffes, Joshua Wenzlaff

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Student Senator – Rachel Katch

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship - Alana Ranucci

 

Publications

Albrecht AJ, Pollard-McGrandy AM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus the Dr.Goniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring elbow flexion and extension motion.  Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-233. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Pollard-McGrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure elbow flexion and extension motion. Journal of Athletic Training.2014;49(3-Supplement):S-232. Available at:http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Katch RK, Miela NR, O’Brien SM, Masters SD, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of four-decontamination techniques on bacterial growth on CPR manikins after use in a CPR course. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-158. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Ranucci AC, Griffes LS, Katch RK, Berry DC. Emergency planning for sudden cardiac events in Michigan high schools. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-130. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Wenzlaff JD, Truxton TT, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Intra- and intertester reliability of the Dr.Goniomter iPhone/iPad app at the knee joint. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S243-344. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Leavitt JL, Westerman G, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Lower leg hemihypertrophy secondary to a venous malformation in a high school multi-sport athlete: a case report. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S267-268. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Adkins AD, Katch RK, Ranucci AC, Berry DC. The effects of a long spine board vs. vacuum mattress on patient comfort and cervical spine stability: a systematic review. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-157. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

Wilson B, Slater J, Gorham A, Berry DC. The effects of chocolate milk on time-to-exhaustion in endurance athletes: a systematic review. Journal of Athletic Training. 2014;49(3-Supplement):S-192. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/10626050-49.3.s1

 

Presentations

Waterstraut K, Neuenfeldt E, Peters N, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effects of kinesio tape on patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Slater J, Katch RK, Berry DC, Brooks EK: Current knowledge of nurses regarding prevention, recognition, and management strategies of exertional heat illness in Guangdong Province, China. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Adkins AD, Katch RK, Ranucci AC, Berry DC. The effects of a long spine board vs. vacuum mattress on patient comfort and cervical spine stability: A systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Albrecht AJ, Pollard-McGrandy AM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus the Dr.Goniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Griffes LS, Mielke PN, Berry DC. Emergency preparedness in Michigan’s high schools and colleges/universities: a descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Hall KJ, Gutierrez A, Voss J, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effect of age on the number of days needed to return to neurocognitive baseline following a concussion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Hughes AS, Pollard-Mcgrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Moyers EA, Berry DC. Effectiveness of alternative goniometric devices to measure elbow and wrist range of motion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Katch RK, Miela NR, O’Brien SM, Masters SD, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of four-decontamination techniques on bacterial growth on CPR manikins after use in a CPR course. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Leavitt JL, Westerman G, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Lower leg hemihypertrophy secondary to a venous malformation in a high school multi-sport athlete: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

McLeod RL, Griffes LS, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effects of transfer techniques to minimize cervical spine motion in an acute cervical spine injured athlete: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Pollard-McGrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Ranucci AC, Griffes LS, Katch RK, Berry DC. Emergency planning for sudden cardiac events in Michigan high schools. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Sanger DL, Sanger KP, Wilson BA, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Are community/recreational centers and aquatic facilities prepared for an emergency: a cross-sectional descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Truxton TT, Wenzlaff JD, Wood T, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Inter and intratester reliability of mobile phone based goniometry apps: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Wenzlaff JD, Truxton TT, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Intra- and intertester reliability of the Dr.Goniomter iPhone/iPad app at the knee joint. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Wilson B, Slater J, Gorham A, Berry, DC, Brooks EK. The effects of chocolate milk on time-to-exhaustion in enduranceathletes: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, 65th National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, Indianapolis, IN.

Adkins AD, Katch RK, Ranucci AC, Berry DC. The effects of a long spine board vs. vacuum mattress on patient comfort and cervical spine stability: A systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Albrecht AJ, Pollard-McGrandy AM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus the Dr.Goniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Griffes LS, Mielke PN, Berry DC. Emergency preparedness in Michigan’s high schools and colleges/universities: a descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Hall KJ, Gutierrez A, Voss J, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effect of age on the number of days needed to return to neurocognitive baseline following a concussion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Hughes AS, Pollard-Mcgrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Moyers EA, Berry DC  Effectiveness of alternative goniometric devices to measure elbow and wrist range of motion: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Katch RK, Miela NR, O’Brien SM, Masters SD, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of four-decontamination techniques on bacterial growth on CPR manikins after use in a CPR course. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Leavitt JL, Westerman G, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Lower leg hemihypertrophy secondary to a venous malformation in a high school multi-sport athlete: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

McLeod RL, Griffes LS, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effects of transfer techniques to minimize cervical spine motion in an acute cervical spine injured athlete: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Miela NR, Jamrog JC, Irwin MT, Berry DC. The influence of pitch count and type on elbow and shoulder injuries in adolescent baseball pitchers: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Mielke PN, Katch RK, Ranucci AC, Berry DC, Berry LM. Diagnosis and management of a surgically repaired hamstrings tendon rupture after a waterskiing accident: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Pollard-McGrandy AM, Albrecht AJ, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure elbow flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Ranucci AC, Griffes LS, Katch RK, Berry DC. Emergency planning for sudden cardiac events in Michigan high schools. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Richardson TA, Thomas KM, Pechota EA, Berry DC, Brooks EK. The effects of immobilization with rigid cervical immobilization collars in a prehospital setting: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Sanger DL, Sanger KP, Wilson BA, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Are community/recreational centers and aquatic facilities prepared for an emergency: a cross-sectional descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Truxton TT, Wenzlaff JD, Wood T, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Inter and intratester reliability of mobile phone based goniometry apps: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Wenzlaff JD, Truxton TT, Berry DC, Brooks EK. Intra- and intertester reliability of the Dr.Goniomter iPhone/iPad app at the knee joint. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Wilson B, Slater J, Gorham A, Berry, DC, Brooks EK. The effects of chocolate milk on time-to-exhaustion in endurance athletes: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

2012-13

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members- Kristen Brinker and Micah Huegel

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Student Senator – Rachel Katch

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Scholarship – Rachel Katch

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Booby Gunn Leadership Scholarship – Rachel Katch

National Athletic Trainers’ Association Foundation Scholarship – Rachel Katch

Saginaw Valley State University Roberts Fellowship – Kristen Tomczyk

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship – Kailah Happ

Publications

McLeod RL, Katch RK, Reinbold KE, Taylor ST, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of three-sanitation techniques on bacterial growth on athletic mouthguards after activity. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013;48(3-Supplement):S242. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/1062-6050-48.3.s1

Tomczyk, KM, Eley DM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus DrGoniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring knee flexion and extension. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013;48(3-Supplement):S-53. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/1062-6050-48.3.s1

Bennett CC, Eley DM, Berry DC. Reoccurring exertional rhabdomyolysis in a division II collegiate football athlete: a case report. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013;48(3-Supplement):S24. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/1062-6050-48.3.s1

Eley DM, Tomczyk, KM, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure knee flexion and extension. Journal of Athletic Training. 2013;48(3-Supplement):S52-S53.
Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/1062-6050-48.3.s1

Katch RK, Tomczyk K, Shinkle B, Berry DC. Students’ perspectives of leadership development. Athletic Training Education Journal. 2013;8(1-2): 23-28. Available at: http://natajournals.org/doi/pdf/10.4085/08010223

Presentations

Alexander AM, Sanger DL, Kuzma MK, Berry DC. A descriptive analysis of emergency planning for traumatic and medical events in Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay Region ice arenas. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Bennett CC, Eley DM, Berry DC. Reoccurring exertional rhabdomyolysis in a division II collegiate football athlete: a case report. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Eley DM, Tomczyk, KM, Berry DC. Comparison of standard goniometry versus an iPhone goniometry accelerometer application to measure knee flexion and extension. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Griffes LS, Ranucci AC, Berry DC, Lowry J. Emergency medical equipment preparedness in Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay Region high schools and university: a descriptive study. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Huegel, MW, Eley DM, Berry DC. The effects of Kinesio® tape on pain perception: a systematic review.Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Katch RK, Berry DC. Athletic training students learning styles, study habits, and BOC apprehensions: a descriptive analysis. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Lindner HN, Berry DC. Right brachial plexus paralysis following a routine SLAP repair in a collegiate tennis player: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

McLeod RL, Katch RK, Reinbold KE, Taylor ST, Berry DC, Castillo KH. Effectiveness of three-sanitation techniques on bacterial growth on athletic mouthguards after activity. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Ranucci AC, Griffes LS, Katch RK, Berry DC. Emergency planning for sudden cardiac events in Michigan’s Great Lakes Bay region high school: a descriptive study. Free communication poster presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Tomczyk, KM, Eley DM, Berry DC. A comparison of standard goniometry versus DrGoniometer iPad/iPhone app for measuring knee flexion and extension. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

2011-2012

Awards and Honors

Michigan Athletic Trainers’ Society Student Committee Members- Kristen Brinker and Micah Huegel

Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Student Senator – Rachel Katch

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship – Maggie Davidson

Publications

Welser JA, Sanislo HN, Berry DC, Berry LM, Slater L. Diagnosis andmanagement of a lateral abdominal wall hematoma after a motorcycle accident: a case study.Journal of Athletic Training. 2012;47(3-Supplement), S-193-194.

Presentations

Cooper K, Berry DC, Ode JJ. Fall risk-prediction tools to predict high-risk patients in an outpatient rehabilitation setting: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting &
Symposium, St. Louis, IL.

Eley DM, Berry DC. The effects of Kinesio® tape on ankle proprioception: a systematic review. Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, St. Louis, IL.

Welser JA, Sanislo HN, Berry DC, Berry LM, Slater L. Diagnosis and management of a lateral abdominal wall hematoma after a motorcycle accident: a case study.Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual
Meeting & Symposium, St. Louis, IL.

Cooper K, Berry DC, Ode JJ. Fall risk-prediction tools to predict high-risk patients in an outpatient rehabilitation setting: a systematic review. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Eley DM, Berry DC. The effects of Kinesio® tape on ankle proprioception: a systematic review. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

Welser JA, Sanislo HN, Berry DC, Berry LM, Slater L. Diagnosis and management of a lateral abdominal wall hematoma after a motorcycle accident: a case study. Free communication oral presentation, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Wheeling, IL.

2010-2011

Awards and Honors

2011 Professional Baseball Athletic Trainer Association Scholarship Winner – Jenifer Shoultz

Detroit Tiger Summer Internship – Jenifer Shoultz

Publications

Potter TA, Berry DC. Idiopathic sixth cranial nerve palsy in a female collegiate softball Player: a case report. Journal of Athletic Training. 2011;46(3-Supplement), S-178.

Presentations

Potter TA, Berry DC. Idiopathic sixth cranial nerve palsy in a female collegiate softball player: a case report. Free communication poster presentation, National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting & Symposium, New Orleans, LA.

BOC Pass Rate Table 

Year

2009-2010

2010-2011*

2011-2012Δ

2012-2013Ω

2013-2014#

3-year totals

Number of students graduating from program.

8

8

9

7

8

24

Number of students graduating from program who took examination.

5

6

9

7

7

23

Number of students who passed the examination on the first attempt.

1

3

6

6

6

18

Percentage of students who passed the examination on the first attempt.

20.0%

50.0%

66.6%

85.7%

85.7%

78.2%

Number of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts.

4

5

8

7

6

21

Percentage of students who passed the examination regardless of the number of attempts.

80%

83.3%

88.8%**,#

100%#

85.7%#

91.3%

* New program director began tenure at SVSU

Δ New clinical education requirements were initiated

Ω New 4-year curriculum was established for all incoming students.

** 1 student decided not to re-sit for the certification exam- is pursing additional education.

# Students are still currently sitting for their exam, thus this data is continuing to change