Misericordia University student researchers recently participated in and presented at the annual Student Research Poster Day in Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall. The scholarly presentations were the culmination of research and work by 175 student researchers in the College of Health Sciences and Education and the College of Arts and Sciences.
Misericordia students presented 98 abstracts to the college community and answered questions related to their research topics, which included biology, chemistry, history and government, medical imaging, nursing, physical therapy, physics, psychology and speech-language pathology.
Doctor of Physical Therapy students, from left, Sarah Wigg, Mongtomery, Pa.; Anthony DeGrazia, Carbondale, Pa.; Christina Chirico, Sandyston, N.J.; Rufus Hay, Whiting, N.J., and Matthew Maguire, Glenmoore, Pa., presented their research findings in the poster presentation entitled, "Efficacy of Dry Needling in Treating Individuals with Myofascial Pain Syndrome Affecting the Neck or Back: A Systematic Review.''For more information about the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Misericordia University, please call (570) 674-6400 or visit www.misericordia.edu/pt