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College of Nursing and Health Sciences

CNHS to host Zeigler Research Forum

Dr. Jason Mihalik, Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise and Sport Science
Dr. Jason Mihalik, Assistant Professor, Department of Exercise and Sport Science, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences will host the fifth annual Zeigler Research Forum on Thursday, May 1, from 8 a.m.- 12 p.m. in the Davis Center Livak Ballroom.

Keynote speaker Jason Mihalik, PhD, CAT(C), ATC will present A vision for change: translating clinical concussion research. Mihalik is an assistant professor in the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill's Department of Exercise and Sport Science. A poster session featuring the work of College of Nursing and Health Sciences faculty, students, and staff, and oral presentations by professors Dr. Jesse Jacobs and Dr. Jeremy Sibold of the Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Science, will follow.

FORUM SCHEDULE
8 a.m. Refreshments
8:25 a.m. Welcome: College of Nursing and Health Sciences Dean Patricia A. Prelock
8:35 a.m. Keynote speaker introduction: Dr. Alan Maynard
8:45 a.m. Keynote presentation: "A vision for change: Translating clinical concussion research," Dr. Jason Mihalik
10-10:45 a.m Poster session
11 a.m. Evidence of cortical involvment in standing balance: changes with age and balance impairment, Dr. Jesse Jacobs
11:30 a.m. Cortisol, Mood, and Athletic Injury: Preliminary Results from the SPTI Study, Dr. Jeremy Sibold

For more information, call 802-656-4466.