Congratulations to Dr. Cheryl Hawk on her upcoming promotion to Associate Vice President for Research and Health Policy effective August 1, 2014. Dr. Hawk will be broadly responsible for all matters related to research and scholarly activities as well as health policy at Logan University. All current faculty assigned to the research department will be reassigned to the appropriate chiropractic division department and their roles in research will remain unchanged.
Dr. Hawk will report to Dr. Kimberly O’Reilly, Vice President of Academic Affairs, who begins at Logan on August 1.
Angela Sykora, a regional Health Educator for Designs for Health will be outside the bookstore providing PaleoBar samples to students on Wednesday, June 18th from 11:00am to 1:00pm.
Designs for Health is a professional-only line of nutritional products, and the Paleobars are part of their "Paleo" line of products. Designs for Health is committed to delivering science first, high quality nutritional supplements, educating health care practitioners as to their optimal therapeutic use, and providing practice development solutions to continually support health care practitioners.
In addition to the Paleobar samples, Angela will have information available to learn more about the products and services available through Designs for Health.
UPDATE: Due to the incredible turnout for the study, three additional dates have been added - June 23rd, June 25th and June 27th. The times for these new dates will be 6:00am to 12:00pm. Thank you to all of the participants!
Individuals ages 18-50 are invited to participate in a research study that will compare body composition measurements between the Biospace InBody 720 and the field’s “Gold Standard”, DEXA for the population of active and sedentary individuals. The study will be conducted at Logan University in Radiology
during June 16th
, 20th, 23rd, 25th and 27th
from 6:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m
Subjects will be participating in two different types of body composition measurements including the Biospace InBody 720 and DEXA. The study protocol will consist of:
(1) Scanning of the participant on the DEXA machine, which will take approximately six
and a half to twelve minutes
(2) Measurement of the participant on the Biospace InBody 720, which will take
approximately two minutes
NOTE: Participants will complete a 12-hour fast, will be instructed to avoid exercise for a minimum for 36 hours before testing, refrain from alcohol consumption for at least 24 hours and must be properly hydrated by consuming half your body weight in ounces of water (body weight/2).
Logan's Dr. Robert Davidson is one of the sponsoring faculty members.
If you have questions or if you're interested in participating, contact Brian Jones by email (firstname.lastname@example.org
) or by phone (636-544-8098).