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Independent Study Projects August 2017 Graduates

Facilitating Improved Patient Engagement in Weight Management through mHealth Technology Use in Patients' Visit Waiting Time. Student:  Elizabeth Moreau   Mentor: Dr. Treah Haggerty

Distracted Driving.  Student: Marissa Fletcher   Mentor: Dr. R. Constance Wiener

Osteoporosis Evaluation Quality Improvement Project.  Student: Jasmyne Hudson   Mentor: Dr. Melissa LoPinto

Arthritis: A Channel To Bone Loss.  Student: Asma Daoudi   Mentor: Dr. Lisa Robinson

Extraocular Muscle Training and Effects on Balance in Adults Fifty Years and Older. Student: Alison Amick  Mentor: Corrie Mancinelli

Improving Diabetes Screening and Referrals in Southeast WV Counties. Student: Ian Lough   Mentor: Dr. Ranjita Misra

Evaluation of Immune Cell Biomarkers in Chronic Venous Insufficiency. Student: Lindsey Mosmiller   Mentor: Dr. Ashley Petrone

Association of E-cigarettes and Oral Health Perception.  Student: Nisha Chaudhry   Mentor: Dr. R. Constance Wiener

Relationships between changes in BMI and circulating albumin levels in breast cancer patients from West Virginia.  Student: Matt Taylor   Mentor:  Dr. Ed Pistilli

Curcumin inhibits biofilm formation and dislodges the preformed biofilm of Gardnerella vaginalis by blocking extracellular DNA (eDNA): Implication in antibiotic resistant/recurring bacterial vaginosis. Student: Stephanie Beard   Mentor: Dr. Raj Naz

A forgotten disability: parent surgery of cleft Lip and palate patients in West Virginia. Student: Paige Rutter   Mentor:  Dr. Les Cottrell

Activate project! Improving physical activity and education practices in WV elementary schools. Student: Ife Fuwape   Mentor: Dr. Les Cottrell

Diabetes and Hypertension Self-Management Program. Student: Gena’Lee Gordon   Mentor:  Dr. R. Constance Wiener

Alkaline Phosphatase and Mitochondrial Dysfunction in Sepsis.  Student: Austin Nichols   Mentor: Dr. Candice Brown