Pharmacy, Natural & Health Sciences

Master of Athletic Training - Graduate Research

Student Research Projects

An original research project is a graduation requirement for the MAT program. Below is a listing of recently completed projects.

Shelby Archable, `16 - The Effectiveness of Wicking Clothing for Cooling Out-Of-Season Collegiate Football Players During Exercise

Bryan Black, `16 - A Comparison Between Cupping And Heat Pack Treatment On Hamstring Flexibility

Ben Charles, `16 - Duration of the Short Term Range of Motion Changes During Activity Due to Two Stretching Protocols

Kayla Parkos, `16 - The Effects of Kinesio® Tape Application on Lower Extremity Exercise Scores Using a Functional Movement Screen

Darshan Shah, `16 - Comparison of the SwayTM Balance Mobile Application with the Berg Balance ScaleTM

Jordan Weitzell, `16 - The Effect of Augmented Feedback During a One Month Jump-Landing Program

Primmer Zook, `16 - Comparing Medical Services Provided to Indiana 1A and 2A Secondary School-Aged Athletes in Rural and Urban Institutions

Brent Beck, `15 - The Impact of Fatiguing Exercise on BESS and SAC Sideline Consussion Test Scores in Recreational Athletes

Maritza E. Chavez Stahly, `15 - The Effects of Multiple Exposure on Learning Sideline Concussion Tests in College-Age Baseball Players

Demetria Fleming, `15 - The Comparison of a Balance Training Program Versus a Resistive Training Program to Improve Ankle Strength

Nicole Junk, `15Effects of a Home Breathing Exercise on Quality of Life in Asthmatic Patients Who Use Daily Medication for Symptom Control

Kylee Ort, `15 - The Use of Laser Therapy for Treatment of a Damaged Bicep Due to Weight Training of the Non-Dominant Arm

Andrea Sherva, `15 - The Impact of Music Genres on Running Performance in Recreationally Active Individuals

Lindsey Stiffler, `15 - The Impact of Parents' Knowledge of Concussions and Its Influence on Children's Participation in Sports

Alex Holthues `14 - Comparison of Electrical Muscle Stimulation and Isometric Exercises on the Effects of Cross Education in an Immobilized Limb

Rob Perry `14 - Comparison of Acute Effects of Self Myofascial Release, Static Stretching, and Dynamic Stretching on Isokinetic Power Outputs

Britney Hodges `14 - In-Game Injury Decision Making for High School Coaches Without the Aid of a Certified Athletic Trainer

Ryan Geraghty `14 - Do Certified Athletic Trainers Feel Adequately Trained to Work With Athletes With Disabilities?

Caitlin Wong `14 - Comparison of State Anxiety in Individual and Team Competition Settings

Cory Overmyer `13 - Comparing the Reliability of the SAC and K-D Concussion Assessments in Different Testing Environments Among High School Varsity Baseball Players

Maranda Rude `13 - Comparison of SASTM and DSTM Interventions on Hamstring Flexibility

Rachel Kloentrup `13 - Evaluation of SASTM in the Treatment of Lower Body Tendinopathy

Johnathon Burtoft `13 - The Effect of a Single Instructional Session on Landing Mechanics Over Time in Female Collegiate Volleyball Players