Below are links to recent completed research projects by faculty, affiliates, and graduate students of the institute and the IU School of Public Health-Bloomington. If you would like to know more about any of the studies below or would like to discuss possible research ideas, please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org
Tobin, J.M., Ramos, W.D., Pu, Y., Wenicki, P.G., Quan, L. & Rossano, J.W. (2017) Bystander CPR is associated with improved neurologically favorable survival in cardiac arrest following drowning. Resuscitation: Official Journal of the European Resuscitation Council 115 39-43. doi.org/10.10.16/j.resuscitation.2017.04.004
Ramos, W.D. & Anderson, A.R. (2017). A reasoned action approach assessment of instructional youth swim safety. International Journal of Aquatic Research and Education, 10(2). DOI: 10.25035/ijare.10.02.07
Ramos, W.D., Chen, Y. & Kang, S. (2017). Physical activity levels and patterns of use for youth participants at a traditional aquatic venue. Preventative Medicine Reports, 6, 178-181. DOI: 10.1016/j.pnedr.2017.02.014
Ramos, W.D., Anderson, A.R. & Fletcher, A. (2016). Prevalence of inadequate hydration levels in aquatic safety personnel: a pilot study. International journal of Aquatic Research and Education, 9(3). DOI: 10.25035/ijare.09.03.08
Edelbrock, K.C., Anderson, A.R. & Ramos, W.D. (2016). Motivational differences of swimming participants in the campus environment. Recreational Sports Journal, 40(1) 21-35. doi.org/10.1123/rsj.2015-0035
Ramos, W.D. & Harvey, C. (2017). American Red Cross Aquatics Centennial Campaign. Presented at the World Conference on Drowning Prevention International Lifesaving Association, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Kreitl, B, Ramos, W. D., Espirito, K, & Stewart, J. (2017). Water safety education: Evaluating the Benefits and Effectiveness of Classroom-Based Training. World Conference on Drowning Prevention. International Lifesaving Association. Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
Ramos, W.D., Yoder, M, & Yeary, S. (2017). Adopting the MAHC: An Example from Indiana. World Aquatic Health Conference. National Swimming Pool Foundation. Denver, Colorado.
Ramos, W. D., Young, S. J., & Fletcher, A. L. (2017). Death By Breath Holding: Legal Implications Related to Water Based Blackout. Sport and Recreation Law Association Annual Conference, Sport and Recreation Law Association, Las Vegas, Nevada.
Ramos, W. D., Anderson, A. R., & Beale, A. (2017). Impact Assessment of Youth Knowledge and Attitudes Toward Water Safety: An Update. National Recreation and Park Association Congress. National Recreation and Park Association, New Orleans, Louisiana.
Ramos, W.D., & Anderson, A.R. (2017). Collegiate club swimming: An examination of motivations of recreational club swimmers. NIRSA Annual Conference, NIRSA – Leaders in Collegiate Recreation. Washington D.C.