Research abstracts from OMED 2022
The latest findings from new and seasoned researchers were featured.
All posters and recordings, including the poster winners, can be accessed in the Poster Gallery.
Research posters presented during the OMED22 Poster Session and Student Poster Competition are now available for viewing on the Poster Gallery. Expand your knowledge and support the advancement of osteopathic research by viewing the ePoster videos. To access the videos, go to the Poster Gallery web page and then search for “Research.” Next, enroll in the “AOA-OMED Research Posters 2022” course.
Physicians can claim up to two (2) credits of AOA Category 2-B CME by viewing the recorded ePosters over the next year. To claim these credits and receive a certificate, the participant must complete and submit a separate attestation form. Download the Attestation Form to claim your 2 AOA Category 2-B CME credits and submit the completed attestation form to Gloria Dillard, MPH, Director of Research Grants, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you have any questions, please contact Gloria Dillard, MPH, Director of Research Grants, at email@example.com or call (312) 202-8006.
Approved research abstracts are published in the December 2022 online edition of The Journal of Osteopathic Medicine (log-in required).
Research poster winners
1st Place Winners – $500
Poster #: *B23
PI Name: Student Doctor Kathryn Cerami, OMS-II
Institution: Burrell College of Osteopathic Medicine (BCOM)
Title of Project: Effect of Occipito-Atlantal Decompression, Transcutaneous Auricular Vagus Nerve Stimulation, and the Splenic Pump on Circulatory Immune Cell Numbers
Poster #: *B1
PI Name: Student Doctor Eleni Papadopoulos, OMS-III
Institution: Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine (RowanSOM)
Title of Project: Examining levels of catecholamine neurotransmitter regulatory proteins within the prefrontal cortex of rodents following traumatic brain injury
Poster #: *H1
PI Name: Student Doctor Evan Starr, OMS-III
Institution: Rocky Vista University College of Osteopathic Medicine (RVUCOM-Colorado)
Title of Project: Utilization and Reimbursement Trends of Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment for Medicare Patients: 2000-2019
2nd Place Winners – $250
Poster #: *H8
PI Name: Student Doctor Meaghan E Kuzmich, OMS-III
Institution: Lincoln Memorial University DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine (LMU-DCOM)
Title of Project: The Exploration of Dance Therapy as an Approach to Neurodegenerative Diseases in Rural Appalachian Communities with Limited Access to Care
Poster #: *B5
PI Name: Student Doctor Marc Matossian, OMS-II
Institution: Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine (TUCOM-CA)
Title of Project: Measuring the Oxidation of Varying 2-¹³C Fructose Loads During a 6-hour Feeding Protocol
Poster #: *C30
PI Name: Student Doctor Abigail Tzau, OMS-IV
Institution: Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine (MSUCOM)
Title of Project: A Collaborative Modeling Approach to Understand the Perspective of Patients with Low Back Pain Referred for Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine Management
Poster #: *C5
PI Name: Student Doctor Barbara Senger, OMS-IV
Institution: A.T. Still University Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine (ATSU-KCOM)
Title of Project: Impact of osteopathic manipulative techniques on the management of dizziness caused by neuro-otologic disorders: Systemic review and meta-analysis
Poster #: *H10
PI Name: Student Doctor Ryan Schnautz, OMS-II
Institution: Ohio Health Doctors Hospital Ohio Health Doctors Hospital
Title of Project: Reduction in Stress Among Frontline Healthcare Workers Receiving Osteopathic Manipulation
Poster #: *B6
PI Name: Student Doctor Kelsey Donoughe, OMS-II
Institution: West Virginia School of Osteopathic Medicine (WVSOM)
Title of Project: Hypomethylating Agent Azacitidine in Treating Regular and Brain Metastasized HER2-positive Breast Cancer