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The Health Sciences Internship Symposium



January 07, 2014
On December 4th, 2013 the Health Sciences Department held their first Health Sciences Internship Symposium. This event provided an opportunity for senior interns to present their work to faculty, staff, students, and site supervisors.

On December 4th, 2013 the Health Sciences Department held their first Health Sciences Internship Symposium. This event provided an opportunity for senior interns to present their work to faculty, staff, students, and site supervisors. The symposium consisted of a poster session which included the following students:

Breanne Dowdie, Sports Medicine | YMCA Active Science | Active Children, Active Life

Brett Medeiros, Sports Medicine | Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital Network Physical Therapy | Comparison of Standard Clinical Physical Therapy Measurements and 3D Gait Analysis Technology

Chris Fazzina, Sports Medicine | Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital Network Physical Therapy | Analysis of Two Methods of Assessing Shoulder Posterior Capsule Tightness and Internal Rotation

Ned Morley, Sports Medicine | Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital Network Physical Therapy | The Effects of Low Back Pain and How to Prevent It

Eddie Newton, Sports Medicine | Lowell General Physician Assistant | Life With a Metal Knee

Kristina Ruotolo, Health Science | Northeast Rehabilitation Hospital Network Occupational Therapy | A Closer Look into the Diagnosis & Therapy Treatment of Syndactyly

Kaitlyn McHugh, Sports Medicine | Athletic Evolution | Literature Review: Comparison of Program Designs for Muscle Strains

Meghan Baraw, Health Science | Lawrence General Hospital Emergency Center | A Statistical Analysis of Emergency Medicine Comparing Lawrence General Hospital to Nationwide Hospitals

Alex Cassell, Sports Medicine | Drive Health and Fitness | What Drives You? Drive Health and Fitness

Fiona Coleman, Sports Medicine | Challenge Unlimited at Ironstone Farm & Off-Season Sports and Physical Therapy | Holistic Approach to Rehabilitative Medicine

Zach Henderson, Health Science | Doctors Express | Amyloidosis and The Artificial Heart

Kendrick Lim, Health Science | Lawrence General Hospital & Orthopaedics Northeast | The Extrinsic Model of Healthcare: A Distinction of the Misconceptions Surrounding Similar Practices in Medicine and Nursing

Theresa O’Loughlin, Health Science | Merrimack College—Dining Services | Promoting Healthy Eating at Merrimack College

Ashley Perry, Sports Medicine | The Micheli Center for Sports Injury Prevention | Maximizing Performance Through Injury Prevention

Jordan Schnopp, Sports Medicine | Tufts University: Healthy Kids Out of School Initiative | Health, Nutrition & Exercise: Reverse the Trend

 

After the poster session Brett Medeiros, Jordan Schnopp, and Kendrick Lim gave presentations that provided an in depth look at their internship experience. The event was attended by 75 students, 8 faculty, and 2 internship site supervisors. A special thanks to Kevin Finn, Amanda Brian and Laura Thibodeau who coordinated the symposium.

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Want to share your story? Send an email to the author, Kari Lake, the Graduate Fellow for the School of Science and Engineering 

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