2015 HHP Faculty Accomplishments

  • Burch Oglesby, Outstanding Service and Outreach
  • Dr. Marisa Colston, Outstanding Service and Outreach
  • Dr. Gary Wilkerson, Outstanding Research and Scholarship
  • Dr. Shewanee Howard-Baptiste, Outstanding Research and Scholarship
  • Dr. Drew Bailey, Outstanding Teaching and Advising
  • Dr. Carrie Baker, Faculty Development Grant
  • Dr. Marisa Colston, UTC nominee for SoCon Faculty of the Year award
  • Dr. Gary Wilkerson, namedUTC Scholar, Holmberg grant recipient, and named Data Science faculty fellow for the Big Data & Analytics Research Center
  • Dr. Drew Bailey, named ThinkAcheive Faculty Fellow and received ThinkAcheive grant
  • Dr. Shewanee Howard-Baptiste, named Data Science faculty fellow for the Big Data & Analytics Research Center
  • Joanna Stephanos, Blue Ribbon Award
  • Tate J, Baker CS, Dale B. Expert Versus Novice Intraraterand Interrater Reliability of the Frontal Plane Projection Angle During a Single Leg Squat.  International Journal of Athletic Therapy and Training. (In-Press).
  • Howard-Baptiste, S.D., Schmidt, C., McNulty, B., & Harvey, J. (Winter, 2014). Creating a Critical Health Curriculum in Haiti. Academic Exchange Quarterly: Issues and Trends in 21st Century Centers, v18 (4).  
  • Howard-Baptiste, S.D. (November 2014). Arctic Space, Lonely Place: “Mammy Moments” in Higher Education.  The Urban ReviewIssues and Ideas in Public Education, v46, n4 p764-782.
  • Wilkerson, GB and Colston, MA. Refinement of a prediction model for the occurrence of core and lower extremity sprains and strains in college football players. Athl Train. 2015;50(2)doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-50.2.04.
  • Liguori, G.Lonbaken, B, and Schuna J. Alcohol Consumption and Academic Retention in First-Year College Students. College Student Journal: 49(1):69-77.
  • Mozumdar A and Liguori, G. Correction equations to adjust self-reported height and weight for obesity estimates among US adult population of NHANES 1999-2008. Research Quarterly for Exercise and Sport (accepted with minor revisions)
  • Randles, A., Gust, A., and Liguori, G. Assessment of Healthful Food Choices and Nutritional Information on Kid’s Restaurant Menus'. International Journal of Health and Nutrition. (In-press).
  • Howard-Baptiste, S.D. & Baptiste, M. (2015).  Pitipitiwazo fe nich li (Little by Little, the bird builds its nest): Promoting Change and Health Education in Post-Earthquake Haiti. In Innovative Collaborative Practice and Reflection in Patient Education.
  • ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, 10th edition. Sr. Ed: Riebe D.; Ed’s: Ehrman J, Liguori G.Magal M. Wolters Kluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore. (In-progress) 
  • Jimenez A, Beedie C, & Liguori G. Health Behaviour: an overview of effects and issues (Chapter 2). The Future of Health & Fitness: A Plan for Getting Europe Active By 2025. The European Health Fitness Association. (In-press)
  • Liguori G. & Johann, J. Exercise Prescription for Metabolic Syndrome, in ACSM’s Guidelines for Exercise Testing and Prescription, 10th ed. Riebe D., Sr. Ed. WoltersKluwer/Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Baltimore. (In-review)
  • Baker CS, Wilkerson GBClinical Applications of Injury Risk Screening Methods.  National Athletic Trainer’s Association Annual Convention and Symposium. St. Louis MO, June 2015. Invited Speaker, Evidence Based Forum Platform
  • Wilkerson, GB. Ankle Biomechanics and Sprains. Tennessee Physical Therapy Association Orthopedics Symposium, Chattanooga, TN, May 2015.
  • Wilkerson, GBReduction of Risk for Progressive Ankle Dysfunction. University of Arkansas Razorback Sports Medicine Symposium, Fayetteville, AK, January 2015.
  • Wilkerson, GBA Patient-Centered Approach to the Process of Making Clinical Decisions. University of Arkansas Razorback Sports Medicine Symposium, Fayetteville, AK, January 2015.
  • Wilkerson, GBCognitive Aspects of Visual-Motor Performance: Managing Injury Risk. Advances in Visual-Motor & Neurocognitive Training Conference, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, October 2014.
  • Wilkerson, GBEffects of Sleep, Diet, and Mental State on Visual-Motor and Neurocognitive Performance, Advances in Visual-Motor & Neurocognitive Training Conference, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, October 2014.
  • Wilkerson, GBSmartTeams™ Youth Football Pilot Program Implementation. MomsTEAM Institute Youth Sports Health & Safety Conference, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, September 2014.
  • Wilkerson, GBRelationship of Core Stability to Lower Extremity Biomechanics. Annual Clinical Symposium of American Society of Orthopaedic Assistants and National Association of Orthopaedic Technologists, Atlanta, GA, July 2014.
  • Liguori, G. ACSM Scientific Roundtable: Controversy in Pre-participation Physical Activity Screening. Indianapolis, IN, June 2014 
  • Baker CS, Capilouto G, Usher E, Uhl T, Mattacola CG, McKeon PO, Medina McKeon JMResponsiveness of the Self-Efficacy of Balance Scale (SEBS) and the relationship between the SEBS and measures of self-reported function and objective measures of balance in high school female basketball players. National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, St. Louis MO, June 2015. Thematic Poster Oral Presentation
  • Obrien, E., Rutledge, V., Brower, J., McDonald, S., Ezell, G.Harvey, J., Crawford, B., Rausch, D., & Bailey, A.(2014). Facilitating Students’ Career Development Through Community Engagement Placements and Work Embedded Experiences.  Conference for the Coalition of Urban and Metropolitan Universities; Syracuse, NY, 2014.
  • Bailey, A. (2014). Physiological impacts of adventure activities: Is it all in our minds? Wilderness Risk Management Conference, Atlanta, GA, 2014.
  • Bailey, A. W. & Kang, H. K. (2014). Self-related motivational aspects of hindsight bias among soccer athletes. Presentation for the 19th Annual Congress East Asia Sport Exercise Science Society 2014, Busan, Korean.
  • Bailey, A. (2014). Measuring the Impact of Daily Routine and Psychological Resources on Life Satisfaction and Happiness.  International Conference for the Association of Experiential Education, Chattanooga, TN; November,2014.
  • Bailey, A.Ruffrage, N., & Lewis, T.G. (2014). You have a degree in what? Justifying academic and professional preparation in experiential education.  International Conference for the Association of Experiential Education, Chattanooga, TN; November, 2014.
  • Wilkerson, GB. Emerging Techniques in Injury Risk Assessment: New Tools for Risk Stratification. Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, San Diego, CA, May 2015.
  • Wilkerson, GBPrevention of Chronic Ankle Dysfunction.Annual Meeting of the Southeast Athletic Trainers’ Association, Atlanta, GA, March 2015.
  • Wilkerson, GBCurrent Evidence for Management of Posterior Tibialis Tendinopathy. American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, February 2015.
  • Wilkerson, GBNeurocognitive Aspects of Injury Prevention & Rehabilitation: Pre-Participation Screening Procedures and Estimation of Injury Risk. National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN,June 2014.
  • Wilkerson, GB.  Pre-participation Functional Status Survey for Assessment of Injury Risk. National Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, IN, June 2014.
  • Liguori, G. & Estes, S. Mentoring Kinesiology Faculty Into the Department Chair Role. NAKHE Annual Conference, Clearwater FL, January 2015.
  • Liguori, G.Bailey, A., & Heath, GW. The University-Community Connection to Healthy Living. CUMU Annual Conference, Syracuse NY, Oct. 2014.
  • Bailey, A. (2014). Economic Impact of IRONMAN Chattanooga. Report contracted by the Chattanooga Sports Committee.