Class of 1999 Exit Presentations and Capstone Projects

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Marchelle Bobbs

Project Title: Nord Family Foundation Proposal (grant proposal)
Agency: Portage Area Senior Services
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Marguerite Erme, DO, MPH (NEOUCOM)/ Michele Kairis

Marie Budev

Project Title: Multi Faceted Domestic Violence Curriculum for Physicians in Training (computer based curriculum)
Agency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Alan Hull, MD, PhD, (CSU)/ Mariana Hewson, PhD, & Ann Hull

Wendy Cameron

Project Title: A Model of Medical Care Administration Applied to Health Care for the Underserved in Summit County, Ohio (paper)
Agency: Healthy Connections Network of Summit County
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Brenda Stevenson-Marshall, PhD, MPH, MAE (CSU)/ James Boex, PhD

Paul DeSario

Project Title: Maple Heights School District Needs Assessment (paper)
Agency: Cuyahoga County Board of Health
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Marguerite Erme, DO, MPH (NEOUCOM)/ Angela Henderson

Jennifer Gallo

Project Title: Development of a Sexuality Education Curriculum for High Risk Young Adults (curriculum)
Agency: Trumbull Metropolitan Housing Authority
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Kathy Akpom, PhD, MPH (YSU)/ Tony Perrone

John Gwinn

Project Title: Healthy Teeth-Today and Tomorrow
Agency: Child Health Services of Portage County (grant proposal)
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Kathy Akpom, PhD, MPH (YSU)/ Ruth Carnes

Courtney Hudson

Project Title: Community Profile of Breast Health Services in Summit County (paper)
Agency: Akron Health Department
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Kathy Akpom, PhD, MPH (YSU)/ Elizabeth Burke

Rosmaire Kelly

Project Title: GIS as a Tool for Determining Gaps in Coverage in Immunizations in Summit County (paper)
Agency: Summit County Health Department
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Jay Lee, PhD (KSU)/ Rick Davis

Paulette Kline

Project Title: Mapping Community Capacity-Twinsburg Township (neighborhood asset inventory)
Agency: Twinsburg Community Center
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Nancy Mosca, PhD, RN (YSU)/ Judith Ingram-Thigpen

William Land

Project Title: Focus Groups to Elicit Attitudes and Perceptions of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender (LGBT) Health Care Among the International Residents at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation (paper)
Agency: Center for Medical Education, Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Brenda Stevenson-Marshall, PhD, MPH, MAE (CSU)/ Liesel Copeland, PhD

Peter Mazzone

Project Title: Efficacy of Influenza Vaccination in Lung Transplant Patients (paper)
Agency: Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Brenda Stevenson-Marshall, PhD, MPH, MAE (CSU)/ Janet Maurer, MD

Iris Meltzer

Project Title: Planning and Implementing a Violence Prevention Program in a Pediatric Emergency Department (implementation plan)
Agency: Akron Health Department
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Marguerite Erme, DO, MPH (NEOUCOM)/ Gerald Powell, PhD

Fetah Nasrudin

Project Title: Children Who Witness Violence (strategic plan for program operation)
Agency: Children's Hospital Medical Center of Akron
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Marguerite Erme, DO, MPH (NEOUCOM)/ Iris Meltzer, MA

Paul Novak

Project Title: Environmental Health Education: Asthma Triggers and Indoor Air Quality/Indoor Air Health (training program)
Agency: YWCA of Youngstown
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Kathy Akpom, PhD, MPH (YSU)/ Julie Walsh

Marcellia Scott-Stephens

Project Title: NE Portage Family Connection (evaluation tool)
Agency: Planned Parenthood of Portage County
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Kathy Akpom, PhD, MPH (YSU)/ Harriet Schaffer

Charlotte Stahl

Project Title: Physical and Behavioral Youth Clinic for HIV Exposed Children and Adolescents (paper)
Agency: Comprehensive Care Center
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Kathy Akpom, PhD, MPH (YSU)/ Sister Susan Zion

Peter Teboh

Project Title: Design and Implementation of Immunization Registry for Public Health Assessment and Optimization of Medical Service Delivery (grant proposal)
Agency: Cuyahoga County Board of Health
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Brenda Stevenson Marshall, PhD, MPH, MAE (CSU)/ Tim Gallagher

Louise Vadasz

Project Title: A Study of Elderly Suburban Psychiatric Events (paper)
Agency: Department of Senior and Adult Services
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Susan Jones, PhD, RN (KSU)/ Kathy Dingethal

Melissa Zullo

Project Title: Evaluation of a Smoking Cessation Program for Phase II Cardiac Rehabilitation Patients (paper)
Agency: Lake Hospital System
Faculty/Community Preceptor: Bonna Sullivan, PhD (UA)/Reggie Case