Leadership Activities

1998-02: Board of Governor American Academy of Osteopathy

1999: Board of Directors Women’s Health Center Foundation, Inc.

2002-03: Board of Trustees American Academy of Osteopathy

1995-03: Chairperson Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee

1997-03: Chairperson of the SOAP Note subcommittee of the Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee

2003: Wisconsin AOA House of Delegates Representative

Teaching and Education Programs

1989 Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine Cranial Course- table trainer
2000 Training Session for the Single Organ System Osteopathic Musculoskeletal Examination Form Study
2001-03 Training and Certification on use of the Outpatient Osteopathic SOAP Note Form- 51 certified
2001 Psychosocial Stages of Musculoskeletal Healing at American Academy of Osteopathy Convocation
2001 Hands-on lab for Physicians on Psychosocial Stages of Musculoskeletal Healing at American Academy of Osteopathy Convocation
2001 Hands-on Lab for Students on Psychosocial Stages of Musculoskeletal Healing at American Academy of
Osteopathy Convocation
2001 Scientific Method and Process Overview in the Introductory Osteopathic Research Training Program at the American Osteopathic Association Convention
2002 Training, Certification and video taping on the Outpatient Osteopathic SOAP Note Forms at MWU
2002 A Solution to Reimbursement Problems- Osteopathic SOAP Notes- Wisconsin Association of Physicians & Surgeons conference
2002-03 Outpatient Osteopathic Single Organ System (SOS) Musculoskeletal Exam Form Series and Outpatient Osteopathic SOAP Note Form Series Training and Certification NOTE: All SOAP Note lectures involved instruction on Coding Osteopathic Manipulative Treatment
2004 Kenosha Rotary International West presentation on “What’s a D.O.?”
2004 Kenosha Rotary International West presentation on Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
2004 Kenosha Rotary International West presentation on Alternative Medicine including; general instructions,
high cholesterol, pain, common cold, insomnia and depression
2005 Preventing Extinction: The Osteopathic SOAP Note at Wisconsin Association of Physicians & Surgeons conference
2006 The Neurology of OMT at Wisconsin Association of Physicians & Surgeons conference
2006 Psoas Syndrome at Wisconsin Association of Physicians & Surgeons conference
2006 Practical OMT at Wisconsin Association of Physicians & Surgeons conference
2006 Complementary OMT for: Pharyngitis at Wisconsin Association of Physicians & Surgeons conference
2006 Complementary OMT for: Asthma at Wisconsin Association of Physicians & Surgeons conference
2009-10 Samaritan Regional Medical Center Resident Lectures to include: Cervicocranial Syndrome, Chronic Pain, GU, Lower Respiratory OMT, Medication Management, OMT for Sinuses, Philosophy of Osteopathic Medicine, Psoas Syndrome,
2009 Samaritan Regional Medical Center Resident Lecture: OMT Exam, Diagnosis and Documentation
2010 Respiratory System lecture and lab at Willamette Osteopathic Study Group meeting
2011 Visceral manipulation lecture and lab at Willamette Osteopathic Study Group meeting
2012-present Several OMT lab presentations while teaching at COMP-NW and table trainer

Consulting and Service Activities/Committees Boards:

1981-82 Board of Directors of the University of New York Buffalo’s Youth Alumni Association
1998-02 Board of Governor American Academy of Osteopathy
1999 Board of Directors Women’s Health Center Foundation, Inc.
2001-03 External Board of Scientific Counselors of the Osteopathic Research Center
2001 Board of Directors Kenosha Area Soccer League
2001-02 Board of Directors Kenosha Area Soccer League- Arsenal-girls division
2002-03 Board of Trustees American Academy of Osteopathy

Physician Based Research Networks (PBRN):
2012-present DO_Touch.net participant
2013-present Osteopathic Research Center participant

Other:
1981-82 Alpha Epsilon Delta Honor Society- President
1982-83 Chancellor Awards for Teaching Experience Selection Committee- Chairperson
1982-83 Junior Nursing Class President
1990-2015 Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee- member
1995-97 & 02-03, 2013-2015 Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee- Chairperson
1995 American Academy of Osteopathy Task Force on Outcomes Research and Practice Guidelines
1996 American Osteopathic Association Special Outcomes Research Committee
1996 American Osteopathic Association Strategic Task Force
1997-03 American Osteopathic Association Bureau of Research Committee- member
1997-02 Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee- Vice-Chairperson
1997-2003 ,2013-2015 Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee- Chair SOAP Note Subcommittee
1997-2004 Louisa Burns Osteopathic Research Committee Computer Task Force Chairperson
1999-02 American Academy of Osteopathy- Governance Task Force
1999-03 Osteopathic Research Task Force member
2000 Clinical Guidelines steering committee member
2003 Wisconsin AOA House of Delegates Representative
2013 Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons of Oregon Audit Committee

Professional and Public Service Activities

1985-86 Doctors Against Drunk Driving
1991 National Cross-Country Run – Volunteer Physician
1992 Doll’s Clinic Doctor
1996 Synchronized Swimming Instructor
1998 Kenosha Area Soccer League Team Physician
1999-03 Soccer Coach U13-U18 select and recreational for Kenosha Area Soccer League
2002 Grade D Licensed Soccer Coach
2001 Trip Physician Chaperon to Florida with Tremper Senior High School Choir
2003 Class E Certification in Soccer
2005-07 Cyclone select softball Team Physician
2001-2008 Kenosha West Rotary International
2005-present Pre-med advisor
2002-2008 Pre-med Shadowing Preceptor for Parkside University(WI), Carthage College(WI)
2008-present Pre-med Shadowing Preceptor for Oregon State University

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