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Presentations

CAROL C. IRWIN

Assoc Professor

Health Sport Sciences

Office Location: Elma Roane Fieldhouse 220

Phone: (901) 678-5437

Email: cirwin@memphis.edu

  • 2014 Baughman, B., Rach, A., Li, Y., Irwin, C., & Bene, E. Symptom Report Versus Performance-Based Assessment in Athletes: Are We Doing What We Are Saying? Sports Neuropsychology Society Concussion Symposium , Dallas, TX
  • 2014 Yli-Piipari, S., Layne, T., & Irwin, C.C. An Autonomy-Supportive Intervention on Physical Education Motivation and Physical Activity. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance, St. Louis, MO
  • 2014 Berg, B.K., Irwin, C.C., & Irwin, R. Higher on the Policy Agenda: A Case Study of Swimming. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, St. Louis, MO
  • 2014 Irwin, C., Li, Y., Bene, E., Rach, A., Baughman, B., Schilling, B., & Weiss, L. Popular Concussion Assessmentsí Reliability Using High School and Collegiate Athletes. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, St. Louis, MO
  • 2013 Irwin, C., Layne, T., & Wagner, S. Common Core & Physical Education. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2013 Irwin, C., Bray, N., & Yli-Piipari. Concussion: What Little We Know and What We Hope to Know. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2013 Rach, A., Baughman, B., Young, C., Bene, E., Irwin, C., & Li, Y. Abnormal ImPACT Reliable Change Indices In Asymptomatic Athletes: A Common Occurrence. National Academy of Neuropsychology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA
  • 2013 Bene, E., Li, Y., Irwin, C., Baughman, B., Rach, A., Bravo, J., Schilling, B., & Weiss, L. Pre- and Post-Season Concussion Screening of Student Athletes: Test-Retest Reliability of the Updated ImPACT Battery Version 2.1. National Academy of Neuropsychology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA
  • 2013 Irwin, C. Swimming and Drowning Disparities: Policy Implications for Communities. Invited Lecturer, Taubman Center for Public Policy and American Institutions, Brown University, Providence, RI.
  • 2012 Irwin, C.C. Why Should We Care about Swimming and Drowning Disparities In a Period of Austerity? Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management Fall Research Conference , Baltimore, MD 
  • 2012 Hall, T., Holt-Hale, S., Irwin, C., Johns-Wommack, R., Kerst-Davis, C., & Whitlock, C., First to the Top: Physical Education Student Growth Measures, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2012 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., & Wright, P.M., Developing Diversity in Swimming: Teaching Minority Youth to Swim, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Boston, MA
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., Coleman, D., Bray, N., & Wagner, S.M., Don't Pull Your Hair Out! Classroom Management Refresher, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2011 Wagner, S.M., Irwin, C.C., & Banning, T., Infusing Health Education Information into Physical Education Activities, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN  
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., & Johns-Wommack, R., First to the Top:  New Teacher Evaluation in Tennessee, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Murfreesboro, TN
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Martin, N.T., & Ross, S.R., USA Swimming Diversity Research Summary:  Emerging Solutions from the Pool Deck, World Aquatic Health Conference, Seattle, WA
  • 2011  Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Miller, M.A., Richey, P.A., Boddie, J.T., & Dickerson, T.A.. Get Fit with the Grizzlies: A Community-School-Home Initiative to Fight Childhood ObesityCure4Kids Global Summit:  Advancing Cancer Education and Healthy Living in Our Communities, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, Memphis, TN           
  • 2011 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Martin, N.T., & Ross, S.R., Constraints Impacting Minority Youth Swimming Participation-Phase II, National Drowning Prevention Alliance Symposium, Colorado Springs, CO 
  • 2011 Irwin, C., Irwin, R., Martin, N., Ross, S.  Factors Impacting Minority Youth Swimming Ability. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, San Diego, CA         
  • 2010  Irwin, C.C, & Irwin R.L.  Constraints Impacting Minority Swimming Ability and Participation, Phase I & II. Administrative Retreat, University of Memphis 
  • 2010  Irwin, C.C, & Irwin R.L.  Constraints Impacting Minority Swimming Ability and Participation, Phase I & II. Tennessee Board of Regents and Board of Visitors Meeting, University of Memphis 
  • 2010   Irwin, C.C., Wagner, S., Ballard, C., Banning, T., Hurst, T., Manker, D., Roberts, J., & Shores, J.  Assessing Fun Fitness Games and Activities. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN 
  • 2010  Irwin, C.C., Ryan, T.D.  Minority Swimming Ability and Participation. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN   
  • 2010 Ross, S.R., Irwin, C.C., Martin, N.T., & Irwin, R.L.  Preventing African American Drownings: Constraints to Swimming Aptitude and Proposed Solutions. North American Society for Sport Sociology Annual Conference, San Diego, CA 
  • 2010  Ryan, T., Irwin, C., Irwin, R., Drayer, J.  Parent Knowledge as a Barrier to Youth Swimming. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Indianapolis, IN       
  • 2010  Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan. T.D., Drayer, J.  Minority Youth Swimming:  Barriers Affecting Participation and Ability. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Convention, Indianapolis, IN     
  • 2009  Bray, N., Irwin, C.C. Creative Integrated Assessments: Itís Not Top Secret! Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN 
  • 2009  Veal, M.L., Fanning, L., Irwin, C.C., Starks, C., Colclough, S. Dive Into Student Teaching:  What Physical Education Cooperating Teachers Need to Know. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN 
  • 2009  Dyson, B., Coleman, D., Irwin, C., Jordan, P. Pebworth, K.  PE Metrics: Assessing the National Standards, Standard 1: Connecting Assessment to your Instructional Process.  Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN  
  • 2009  Irwin, C.C., Ryan, T.D.  Enhancing Diversity in Swimming. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN  
  • 2009   Irwin, C.C., Dyson, B., Ballard, C., Banning, T., Manker, D. Team Building Fun:  Bring Your Best Games. Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual State Convention, Murfreesboro, TN 
  • 2009  Irwin, C.C., Wright, P.M., Okunbor, E.K., & Irwin, R.L.  Enhancing Swimming Competence and Swimming Participation Among Minority Youth in Memphis:  An Evaluation of the Make a Splash Mid-South Learn to Swim Pilot Program. Benjamin L. Hooks Institute for Social Change Open House, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN    
  • 2009 Irwin, C.C.  Curricular Models in PE. Professional Development In-Service- Physical Education Teachers, Milan School District, Milan, TN  
  • 2009 Stephens, L., Li, Y., Coleman, D., Ransdell, M, Irwin, C., Grindle, V.   The Effects of a Sport Stacking Intervention on Hand-Eye Coordination, Reaction Time, and Handwriting Skills of 2nd Grade Students. American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance National Convention, Tampa, FL 
  • 2009 Overacker, T., McClanahan, B., Stockton, M., Trammel, R., & Irwin, C.  Process Evaluation of a Community-wide Interdisciplinary Program.  American Academy of Health Behaviors 9th Annual Scientific Meeting, Hilton Head, SC.   
  • 2009 McClanahan, B., Overacker, T., Stockton, M., Trammel, R., & Irwin, C.  Increasing Physical Activity in Children Enrolled in Afterschool Programs:  Activate Memphis.  American Academy of Health Behaviors 9th Annual Scientific Meeting, Hilton Head, SC.   
  • 2009 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Drayer, J.  Constraints Impacting Minority Youth Swimming Participation. Social Justice, Action, and Policy:  Breaking Down Silos and Generating Discourse- Department of Counseling, Educational Psychology and Research Poster Session, College of Education, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
  • 2009 Irwin, C.C. Diabetes in Tennessee:  Nutritional Assistance for Home Health WorkersHome Healthcare of West TN, Memphis, TN
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C.  Diabetes in Tennessee:  Jewish Orthodox Diet Suggestions. Tennessee Association for Homecare, Plough Towers, Memphis, TN
  • 2008 Dyson, B.P., Coleman, D.K., Irwin, C.C.  Cooperative Learning in Physical Education in New Zealand: Why It Works Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Annual Conference, Franklin, TN
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C., Drayer, J., Ryan, T.D., Irwin, R.L. The Influence of Parents on Swimming Participation in Inner-City Youth. North American Society for the Sociology of Sport Annual Conference, Denver, CO 
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C., Wright, P.W.  Workshop on the Value of Extra-Curricular Activities. New Teacher Center Symposium, College of Education, University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C., Irwin, R.L., Ryan, T.D., Drayer, J.  Get Fit with the Grizzlies:  An Assessment of a Community Outreach Initiative. Sport Marketing Association 6th Annual Conference, Gold Coast, Queensland, AUS
  • 2008 Irwin, C.C. How Coordinated School Health Can "Activate" Your Teaching. Shelby County Schools Inservice Meeting for K-1 Classroom Teachers, Memphis, TN  
  • 2007  Irwin, C.C.  Appropriate Reactions and Responses to Sexualtiy Questions.  Volunteer Memphis, Mentor Training, Memphis, TN. 
  • 2005    Fry, A.C., Irwin, C.C., Saunders, J.P., & Richey, C.M.  Muscular Strength and Power in Children 3 Ė 7 Years Old.  American College of Sports Medicine National Convention, Nashville, TN    
  • 2004   Irwin, C.C., Symons, C.W., & Kerr, D.L., Obesity:  College Students' Behavioral Intentions and Behaviors Toward the Obese American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance National Convention, New Orleans, LA  
  • 2004   Irwin, R.L. & Irwin, C.C., PR for PE (Public Relations for Physical Education) American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance National Convention, New Orleans, LA   
  • 2002   Irwin, C.C., Have You Heard the One About the Fat Person?  Ways to Positively Affect Attitudes and Behaviors Toward the Obese  American School Health Association National Conference, Charlotte, NC   
  • 1999   Irwin, C.C., Pitts, M., & Irwin, R.L. PR for PE (Public Relations for Physical Education) A New Approach for Field Days, Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, Cookeville, TN      
  • 1998    Pitts, M. & Irwin, C.C., How to Implement Juggling into the Curriculum, Shelby County School District Physical Education Inservice, Memphis, TN          
  • 1997 Pitts, M. & Irwin, C.C., Juggling:  A Workout for Your Brain!,Tennessee Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, Jackson, TN   
  • 1994   Irwin, C.C., A Comparison of Physical Fitness Assessments American School Health Association National Conference,Houston, TX                                                  
  • 1994 Olds, R.S., Rubin, M.A., & Irwin, C.C., Comprehensive School Health Education:  The Bay Village Project, Centers for Disease Control Conference on Chronic Disease Prevention & Control, Washington, D.C.     
  • 1993 Olds, R.S., Rubin, M.A., & Irwin, C.C., A Systems Approach to Comprehensive School Health, American School Health Association National Conference, Pittsburgh, PA    
  • 1993 Irwin, C.C. & Ewing, K., Title IX:  A Whole New World, Ohio Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, Columbus, OH   
  • 1993   Irwin, C.C., Women in Exercise and Sport, Kent State University Wellness Series, Kent OH            
  • 1993   Irwin, C.C., Quality Physical Education:  The Hidden Ally for Successful Health Education, Comprehensive School Health Conference-Salt Fork II, Ohio State Health Department, Salt Fork State Park, OH
  • 1993 Irwin, C.C., Mental and Physical Health Benefits for Women Through Exercise, Kent State University Health Promotion Conference, Kent,OH 
  • 1992 Pettigrew, F. & Irwin, C.C., Interactive Video in Physical Education, American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance National Convention, Indianapolis, IN                                      
  • 1991 Pettigrew, F. & Irwin, C.C., Interactive Video for Physical Education Programs in Small Schools, Ohio Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, & Dance, Dayton, OH   


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