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Jennifer Ann Mayer Vocal Pedagogy Portfolio
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-05-23)
The development and presentation of this portfolio is the final project requirement for a Master of Music in Performance with an added emphasis in Pedagogy. The content includes but is not limited to: performance resume, ...
Teaching Music Through Music and Dance: A Music Curriculum for Elementary School Grades K-5
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-05-22)
I created a curriculum that includes using dance to teach musical concepts because the literature makes it clear that students learn best through movement. Much of the framework for the general music curriculum leaves much ...
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-05-29)
Guitar Class for the beginner guitarist in public school setting
APPLYING STATED-PREFERENCE METHODS TO HEALTH SYSTEMS PROBLEMS IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-02-01)
Background: Sub-Saharan African country governments face challenges building robust health systems that can deliver essential and routine care consistently and well. Alongside the financial, logistical, and clinical ...
ARSENIC, TARGETED METABOLOMICS AND DIABETES-RELATED OUTCOMES: CONNECTING THE DOTS IN THE STRONG HEART STUDY
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-02-21)
Diabetes, and related outcomes, is a global epidemic with an enormous cost both to the economy and in terms of lives lost. Exposure to inorganic arsenic, a ubiquitous naturally occurring environmental carcinogen, as well ...
Scalable Semi-parametric Methods in Biostatistics
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-02-16)
Individualized health, or precision medicine, is an emerging approach for disease prevention and treatment guided by the individual characteristics of the genome, medical imaging, family history, environment and lifestyle ...
Ignoring, Accounting For, and Embracing Noise in Biology
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-02-15)
The universe is a noisy place in every sense of the word. From the detection of cosmic microwave background radiation to the formulation and application of the Heisenberg uncertainty principle, most corners of modern science ...
Veganism and the Ethics and Epistemology of Disagreement: A Neo-Pascalian Approach
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-02-22)
Disagreement is without a doubt one of the most universal, enduring, and oftentimes quite vexing, features of our life in common. This latter aspect, to be sure, becomes all the more evident when the particular disagreement ...
Behavioral Symptom Confusion: Distinguishing Rejection of Care, Aggression, and Agitation in Persons with Dementia Living in the Community
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-02-13)
Purpose The purpose of this dissertation is fourfold: 1) to investigate the extent to which three common behavioral symptoms co-occur and whether the frequency of their co-occurrence can be replicated in another caregiver ...
Tackling viscoelastic turbulence
(Johns Hopkins University, 2018-02-26)
Turbulence in viscoelastic flows is a fascinating phenomenon with important technological implications, e.g. drag reduction at high Reynolds numbers and increased mixing efficiencies at low Reynolds numbers. The dynamics ...