Completed Faculty Research Fellows Reports




Beverly Sedlacek. A Voice for the voiceless: The challenges of mental illness and the hope of mental health. Pp. 46-66, in Rudi Maier (ed.), Church and Society: Missiological Challenges for the Seventh-day Adventist Church. Department of World Missions: Berrien Springs, MI. 2015.

J. Chi & G. Chi. Risk management and the risk of the end of the world. LDSC Journal 93, 7-13, October 10, 2015.


Physical Therapy

Kathy Berglund. Dry needling for myofascial trigger point pain: a clinical commentary. The International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy 10(3), 402-418, June 2015.

J. Girard, K. Koenig, D. Village. The effect of strength training on functional dance performance in elite ballet and modern dancers. Physical Therapy Review 20(4), 233-240, 2015.


Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology


D’Jaris Renee Coles-White. Government relations and public policy board. Annual Public Policy Agenda for the American Speech-Language Hearing Association. ASHA National Office Printing: Rockville, MD, 2015.



J. Chi and G. Chi. Perceived executive leader’s integrity in terms of servant and ethical leadership on job burnout among Christian healthcare service providers – test of a structural equation model. Journal of Management Research 14 (4), 203-226, 2014.


G. Chi, A. Young, J. McFarlane, M. Watson, R. Coleman, P. Eifel, G. Wood, D. Bodurka and M. Richardson. Effects of Music Relaxation Video on Pain and Anxiety for Women with Gynecological Cancer: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Research in Nursing. Online April 28, 2014.


J. Chi and G. Chi. Practicing Religion and Deep Commitment: We need to get into it? LDSC Journal 92 (4), August, 18-19, 2014.


Gisela Schmidt. Enhancing Leadership Skills in Clinical Practicum: A Medical Surgical Nursing Class Experience. Athens Institute for Education and Research Conference Paper Series. 2014.


David Sedlacek and Beverly Sedlacek. Cleansing the Sanctuary of the Heart: Tools for Emotional Healing (2nd Edition). Mustang, OK: Tate Publishing Enterprises, 2014.

Physical Therapy

K. Berglund. Airway Obstruction as a causative agent for temporomandibular joint pain. Physiotimes 6 (1). July 2014.

 P. Sanzo and E. Oakley. A randomized clinical trial on the effects of extracorporeal shockwave therapy, joint mobilizations and exercise on plantar heel pain in patients with plantar fasciitis. International Journal of Sports Science 4 (1), 27-37, 2014.

D. Stam, L. Olson, and D. Village. Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo in the Acute Hospital Setting: Review of a Novel Means for Examination and Intervention. Journal of Acute Care Physical Therapy 5 (3), 103-113, 2014. in_the_Acute.2.aspx

L. Walton, J. Ambia, R. Parvin, and B. Schbley. Incidence and Impact of Urinary Incontinence, Pelvic Pain, and other Co-morbidities on health related quality of life for postpartum women living in rural Bangladesh. International Journal of Maternal and Child Health 2 (2), 86-100, 2014.

L. Walton, F. Akram, and F. Hossain. Health Beliefs, Attitudes, and Perceptions of Muslim Women Living in the United States and Implications for Health Care Providers. Journal of Health Ethics 10 (2), 1-27, 2014.

L. Walton, C. Abreu, E. Jeffus, A. Trautwein, and S.  Xavier. Pelvic Pain, Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Urinary and Colorectal Distress Impact and Relationship to Quality of Life and Birth Mode.  Journal of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation 2 (1), 1 -9, 2014.

L. Walton, F. Aerts, H. Burkhart, and T. Terry. Intimate Partner Violence Screening for the Health Care Practitioner: A Review of the Literature. Journal of Health Ethics, in press, accepted Fall 2014.

B. Schbley and L. Walton. Attitudes toward Muslim Lebanese Women and Relationship to Religious Resurgence: A study of 284 University Students. International Journal of Recent Advances in Multidisciplinary Research 1 (2), 1 -15, 2014.


Public Health, Nutrition, and Wellness

S. Brown, M. Hossain, and Y. Bronner. African American Male and Female Student Perceptions of Pulvers Body Images: Implications for Obesity, Health Care, and Prevention. Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved 25 (3), 1328-1340, 2014.

S. Meulemans, P. Pribis, T. Grajales, and G. Krivak. Gender Differences in Exercise Dependence and Eating Disorders in Young Adults: A Path Analysis of a Conceptual Model. Nutrients 6 (11), 4895-4905, 2014.



J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013) The Impact of Servant Leadership on Job burnout among Employees of A Christian Hospital: Structural Equation Model”. International Journal of Management and Human Resources, Fall 2013, 1(1), 86-109

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Higher Education and Self-Fulfillment: Five Year Plan.  Signs of Time Journal ,108(1), January 6-11.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Higher Education and Self-Fulfillment: Discovery of Your Values and Life Philisophy.  Signs of Time Journal, 108(2), February 6-11.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Higher Education and Self-Fulfillment: Looking For Your Soul Mate.  Signs of Time Journal, 108(3), March 6-11.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Higher Education and Self-Fulfillment: Explore Your Life Value by Seeking God.  Signs of Time Journal, 108(4), April 6-11.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Higher Education and Self-Fulfillment: Explore Your Value Through Interview.  Signs of Time Journal, 108(5), May 6-11.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Higher Education and Self-Fulfillment: Is Graduation Equal To Unemployment?  Signs of Time Journal, 108(6), June 6-11.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  The Art and Implications of Forgiveness in Relationship Management.  LDSC Journal, 91(10), Ocotober, 18-23.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Understanding God’s Will, Plan and Implementation.  LDSC Journal , 91(9), September, 32-33.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Renumeration of Church Employees:  Undeserved Grace or Deserved Earning?  LDSC Journal, 91(8), August, 25-27.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  Transformation and Prosperity of a New Life.  LDSC Journal, 91(7), July, 22-25.

J. Chi  & G. Chi. (2013).  The Impact of Aging Population on Organizational Management.  LDSC Journal, 91(12), December.


Physical Therapy

E.T. Oakley, R.B. Pardeiro, J.W. Powell, and A.L. Millar. The effects of multiple daily applications of ice to the hamstrings on biochemical measures, signs, and symptoms associated with exercise-induced muscle damage. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research/National Strength & Condiitioning Association. 2013 Oct; 27(10): 2743-51.

C. F. Pierce. (2013). Strain and Counterstrain for Structural Integrators.  IASI 2013 Yearbook of Structural Integration.

L. Samuel, A. Stumpner, G. Atkins, J. Stout. (2013). Processing of model calling songs by the prothoracic AN2 neurone and phonotaxis are significantly correlated in individual female Gryllus bimaculatus. Physiological entomology (2013) 38, 344-354.

L. Walton, B.  Scbhely. (2013). Gender Equity Theory and Maternal Mortality and Morbidity in Bangladesh.  Journal of Health Ethics, 9(1):  1-10.

L. Walton, B.  Scbhely. (2013). Cultural Barriers to Maternal Health Care in Bangladesh.  Journal of Health Ethics, 9(1): 11-24.

M. Al-Jarrah, Z. Batainch, H. Obaidar, L. Walton. (2013). Endurance exercise training protects against the upregulation of nitric oxide in the striatum of MPTP/probenecid mouse model of Parkinson’s Disease.  Neurorehabilitation (Impact Factor:1.63:  141-147).


Public Health, Nutrition, and Wellness

Rachelle Booth, Magaly Hernández, Erica L. Baker, Tevni Grajales & Peter Pribis. Food Safety Attitudes in College Students: A Structural Equation Modeling Analysis of a Conceptual Model. Nutrients 2013, 5(2), 328-339. Link:

Magaly Hernández. “Alimentacion Vegetariana,” in Manual para el Manejo Medico Nutricional. Colegio de Nutricionistas y Dietistas de Puerto Rico (2013), 5ta ed.