Cebu Doctors' University
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The CDU – CDUH Research Council hosted the 17th CDU Annual Research Paper Contest on April 22, 2014 at the Room 321. Among the presenters were students from the College of Medicine, College of Allied Medical Sciences – Medical Technology Department, College of Rehabilitative Sciences – Physical Therapy Department, College of Arts and Sciences – Psychology Department, and College of Optometry.
The Research Paper Contest comprised of two main events. The first event, the Descriptive Category, which showcased non-experimental research papers, was held from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm. Among the judges for the Descriptive category were Dr. Marie Ernestine Fajatin, President of Marie Ernestine School, Richard Jugar, Assistant Professor of the Science and Mathematics Education Department of University of San Carlos, and Dr. Enriqueta Reston, Faculty of Education of University of San Carlos.
The second event was the Experimental category that was held from 1:30 to 4:30 in the afternoon. Among the judges were Richard Jugar, Assistant Professor of the Science and Mathematics Education Department of University of San Carlos, Leovigildo A. Manalo, PhD, Director, Committee on Research and Evaluation, Southwestern University, and professor Nelia Sabater-Ereno, President, Philippine Statistical Association – Central Visayas.
For the Research Paper contest, Descriptive Category, First (1st) place went to the students from the College of Arts and Sciences – Psychology Department, Jomendel D. Quinalayo and Syvelle Ann A. Troyer and their study entitled "Perceived University Environment and Its Relation to Student Motivation among the Selected College Students of Cebu Doctors' University".
Second (2nd) place went to the student from the College of Arts and Sciences – Psychology Department, Richard Jr. C. Abangan and his study entitled "The Level of Verbal Aggression as Influenced by the Degree of Exposure in Multiplayer Online Battle Arena Among Selected Male Students of Cebu Doctors' University".
Third (3rd) place went to the students from the College of Rehabilitative Sciences – Department of Physical Therapy, Hans Hendrik D. Cababahay, Niko Vinson C. Lima, Keith A. Patalinhug, Jose Mari B. Perez and Joshua P. Raffiñan and their study entitled "A Comparative Study on the Interrater Reliability Between Tug Test (Time Up and Go Test) and BesTest (Balance Evaluation System Test) in Assessing Balance Among Female Community-Dwelling Elderlies in Cabangahan, Consolacion".
For the Research Paper contest, Experimental Category, first (1st) place went to the College of Medicine, Christie Marie A. Andrada, Diane Angeli E. Cabading, Ma. Eliza M. Codilla, Cheska Alyssa T. Delgado, Francis Anthony F. Fernandez, Kimberly Therese B. Gothong, Roy Bonson M. Lim, Dawn Christie M. Sandiego, Samantha B. Yu and Brooke R. Zamora and their study entitled “The Effect of 100% Moringa oleifra (Malunggay) Leaf Extract on the Heart Rate of Male Mus Musculus Albinus (Albino Mice)”.
Second (2nd) place went to the College of Dentistry, Janine Kristie M. Agustin, Maia V. Cabanes, Anna Katrina A. Canta, Rachel Jewl S. Fernandez, Julian Enrico L. Gonzales, Feljie Laurice R. Lacea, Rogin S. Liza, Meliza Nina B. Maraguinot, Josette Rozelle R. Musong, Jade L. Pepito, Denise Marie D. Satorre, Camille Ann L. Torres and Kimberly M. Vistar and their study entitled "The Effect of Pomegranate Rind Mouthwash on Dental Plaque Index on the Lingual Surface of Mandibula Incisors of Selected Dentistry Students of Cebu Doctors' University Academic Year 2013 – 2014".
Third (3rd) place went to the College of Dentistry, Joana May M. Abejo, Christy Giel F. Arceo, Kristel Y. Buenavista, Jan Zebulun P. Gallardo, Vivan Chaim C. Hao, April O. Kotagiri, Kharenn Mae L. Laroya, Jonalyn S. Lim, Niña Camille A. Pascual, Rainer Johannes Ulrich D. Ziegon and their study entitled "The Effect of Aloe Barbadensis Miller (Aloe Vera) on the Dental Plaque Index on the Mandibular Incisors of Selected Students of Cebu Doctors’ university A.Y. 2013 – 2014".