Several DMU faculty members and students recently attended the Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonography conference and came home with honors and recognition!

MHS students took home both FIRST and SECOND place in the SDMS W. Frederick Sample Student Excellence Award for Original Research. First Place: Andrew Cravens; Determining a Correlation Between Subcutaneous Fat Layer Thickness and Body Mass Index Using Sonography. Second Place: Michelle Kingsbury; The Role Experience Plays in the Median Nerve in the Wrist of the Sonographer: A Comparison of First-Year Sonography Students and Experienced Sonogaphers.

Undergraduate students Anna Craig, Mary Kay Martin and Emily Spurlock took Second Place in the SDMS Student Sonography Poster Competition with their poster titled “The Use of Sonography to Detect Cumulative Damage to the Knee.”

Congratulations to all our DMU students and faculty!