Williams, Shawn

Curriculum Vitae

Assistant Professor
Health Professions

Phone: 718-262-2907
Office Location: SC-115B
SWilliams2@york.cuny.edu

Office Hours  
Monday  10-12:00pm 
Tuesday  8-9:00am 
Thursday (Advisement)  10-12:00pm (Health Science Advisement Only) 

Education

Degree Institution Field Dates
PhD  Seton Hall University  Health Science (Leadership)  2013 
DC  New York Chiropractic College  Doctor of Chiropractic  2004 
BS  College of Staten Island  Biology  2000 
Dr. Williams, DC, PhD is an Assistant Professor at CUNY York College, and has obtained sub-specialty certifications in Functional Medicine, Clinical Biomechanics of Posture, and Chiropractic Pediatrics. Dr. Williams’ clinical and scholarly works are in the area of public health and health promotion/prevention. He is an expert peer reviewer for various clinical and anatomical journals. His interests include methodological and conceptual issues of service learning and civic engagement; theoretical contributions to regeneration medicine; and examining the role of chiropractic and complementary/alternative healthcare within the larger health care system (organization, financing, utilization, practice/provision, policy).

Areas of Expertise

Clinical Anatomy
Medical Physiology
Diagnostic Imaging
Medical and Health Science Educator

Articles in Field Of Expertise

Williams, S., Beckerman, B., Piña-Fonti, M.E.. "A 69-year-old presenting with musculoskeletal low back pain: A case of lumbosacral chordoma.." Journal of Chiropractic Education. 13(2) 2014: 144-148.

Williams, S., Pinto Zipp, G.. "Prevalence and Associated Risk Factors of Burnout Among US Doctors of Chiropractic.." Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 37(3) 2014: 180-189.

Williams, S., Pinto Zipp, G., Cahill, T., Parasher, R.K.. "Prevalence of burnout among doctors of chiropractic in the northeastern united states.." Journal of Manipulative and Physiological Therapeutics. 36(6) 2013: 376-384.

Williams, S., Innes, S. "Burnout among chiropractic practitioners: real or imagined an exploratory study protocol.." Chiropractic & Manual Therapies. 20(4). 2012: .

Williams, S. "Potential unique causes of burnout for chiropractic professionals.." Journal of Chiropractic Humanities. 18(1). 2011: 86-93.

Non Refereed Proceedings in Field Of Expertise

Williams, S.. "The Prevalence of Burnout among Chiropractic Practitioners." Medicine and Health Sciences Commons™. 2013: 126.

Chapters in Field Of Expertise

Reviews in Field Of Expertise

""Predictive health: How can we reinvent medicine to extend our best years?”, by Kenneth L. Brigham and Michael M. E. Johns. Basic Books, 2012. ISBN: 9780465023127" March 2013: Choice Reviews, ISBN: 9780465023127.

"“Prevention vs. treatment: What's the right balance?”, ed. by Halley S. Faust and Paul T. Menzel. American Public Health Association/Oxford, 2012. ISBN: 9780199837373" Oct 2012: Choice Reviews, ISBN: 9780199837373.

""The SAGE handbook of qualitative methods in health research”, ed. by Ivy Bourgeault, Robert Dingwall, and Raymond De Vries. ISBN: 9780761927570" Jan 2011: Choice Reviews, ISBN: 9780761927570.

"“Falls aren't funny: America's multi-billion-dollar slip-and-fall crisis.”, by Russell J. Kendzior. Government Institutes, 2010. ISBN: 9781605906966" Feb 2010: Choice Reviews, ISBN: 9781605906966.

 

Presented Papers, Lectures, and Exhibitions and Performances

" Proposing a More Accurate Standard- Metabolic and Acid Tests for Screening and Tracking Diabetes " May 13-14, 2014: Diabetes Management Innovations.

" Emotional Exhaustion: A source of concern for chiropractic practitioners? " March 2014: Association of Chiropractic Colleges Educational Conference – Research Agenda Conference (ACC_RAC).

" Performance Enhancement and Injury Prevention " Summer 2011-2013: NYC PSAL & CHSAA.

" “Next Generation Course Design”. " March, 15, 2012: CETL, CUNY York College.

" The Influence of Food Quality and Availability on Community Health: A Qualitative Exploratory Review of the Literature at the Undergraduate Level " May 21, 2011: Public Health Association of New York City, held at New York University (NYU) Langone Medical Center.

" Stop the Whining! Effective Grading Practices that Increase Clarity and Decrease Aggravation for Everyone " April, 28. 2011: CETL and Outcomes Assessment Committee, CUNY York College.

" The York College-CUNY “Wellness Expo”: A Service-Learning Partnership for Nutrition and Exercise among Elementary School Students in New York City " April 14-15, 2011: Healthier New York City conference, held at the New York Academy of Medicine, NY.

" Blackboard-Testing – Tools to build, distribute and compile information to evaluate teaching, core structure and student progress " April 8, 2010: Day of Assessment – Outcomes Assessment Committee, CUNY York College.

Professional Honors, Prizes, Fellowships

Functional Medicine University - Certified Functional Medicine Specialist: 2012-Present.

International Chiropractic Pediatric Association - Practice Based Research Network: 2008-2012.

Foundation of Chiropractic Education & Research - Research Fellow: 2008-2010.

Clinical Biomechanics of Posture - Post Doctoral -Subspecialty Study: 2007-2011.

Clinical Neurophysiologist: 2007-2008.

Grants-In-Aid

NCMIC Foundation, The prevalence of burnout among chiropractic practitioners.. June 2012: 2,500.00.

Offices Held In Professional Societies

Board of Directors; City of Parks Dept: S.I.T.R.A.C: Jan 2014 - présent.

Board of Advisors; City of Parks Dept: S.I.T.R.A.C: June 2010 - Dec 2013.

Other Professional Activities and Public Service

Peer Reviewer - Clinical Anatomy Journal: 2012.

PhD mentor - Argosy university: 2011-2012.

Diplomate Program: Professional Applied Kinesiology: 2009 - 2011.

Diplomate Program: International Chiropractic Pediatric Association: 2005 - 2012.

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Williams, Shawn
Assistant Professor
Health Professions