Jennifer C. Yee, MS
Jennifer C. Yee, MS

Jennifer C. Yee, MS

Instructor
College of Arts and Sciences

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Exercise Science

Position

  • Instructor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Public Health: Improving Health via Inter-Professional Collaborations. Book Chapter, Chapter 4 – Building Interprofessional Cultural Competence. Doll J, Ryan Haddad A, Laughlin A, Todd M, Packard K, Yee J, Harris B and Begley K. Nova Science Publishers, INC., Public Health, 2014

Articles

  • Doll J., Haddad, A., Todd, M., Packard, K., Harris, B., Begley, K and Yee, J., Building interprofessional cultural competence: Reflections of faculty engaged in training students to care for the vulnerable., International Public Health Journal, Volume 7, Number 2, 2015
  • Begley, K, Ryan Haddad A, Todd M, Doll J, Laughlin A, Packard, K, Yee J, Harris B. Educating the inter professional team for vulnerability: An inter professional course-preparing students working with vulnerable populations. Pittsburgh, PA., All Together Better Health, 7, 2014
  • Ryan Haddad a, Begley, K, Packard, K, Doll, J, Todd, M, Laughlin, A, Harris, B, and Yee, J. Development of an Interprofessional Health Promotion Course for a Vulnerable Population., American Journal of Pharmaceutical Education, 78 (5), 111-119, 2014
  • Eckerson, J. M., Bull, A. J., Baechle, T. R., Fischer, C. A., O'Brien, D. C., Moore, G. A., Yee, J. C., Pulverenti, T. S. Acute Ingestion of Sugar-free Red Bull Energy Drink has no Effect on Upper Body Strength and Muscular Endurance in Resistance Trained Men, Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 27, 2248-2254, 2013
  • Eckerson, J., A. Bull, G Moore, T. Baechle, J. Yee, S. Egan, C. Fischer, D. O’Brien, and T. Pulverenti,. Acute Ingestion of Sugar-Free Red Bull Energy Drink has no Effect on Upper Body Strength and Muscular Endurance in Resistance on Trained Men., Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, 27(8), 2248-2254, 2013
  • •Eckerson, J., A. Bull, G. Moore, T. Baechle, J. Yee, S. Egan, C. Fisher, D. O’Brien and T. Pulverenti. The Effects of Sugar-Free Energy Drinks on Upper Body Strength and Muscular Endurance in Males. Presented at the 2010 annual meeting of the National Strength and Conditioning Association., Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Vol. 25, S75-S76, 2011
  • • M. Healy, S. Ochi, S. Radniecki, J., J. Eckerson, A. Bull, G. Moore, J. Yee, L. Beisel, G. Holte and S. Shirley. The Effect Of Two Different Creatine Formations On Strength and Power In Resistance Trained Men., Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research, Vol. 22 No. 6, e41, 2008

Publications

  • •Eckerson, J., Bull, Anthony, Moore, Geri, Yee, Jennifer and Roy, Brian. The Effect of Two Different Creatine Formulations on Skeletal Muscle Creatine Retention. Abstract at the Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Seattle Washington, spring, 2008 and the National Strength and Conditioning Association Conference, Vegas., Medicine and science in sports and exercise, Vol. 41 No. 5, S161, 2009

Presentations

  • Importance of Fitness and Exercise presented to students at Willowdale Elementary during the Physical Education classes, 2015
  • Guest Speaker, Methodist College, Physical Therapy Assistant Program, covering the topic of “Wellness", 2015
  • Nutrition, Wellness and Equipment Orientation presented to the Omaha Police Department under the supervision of Chief, Tammy Mitchell, 2015
  • Wellness Council, Health Luncheon Presentation, with Geri Moore, “Everything you wanted to know about weight training, aerobic training and those fitness tracker gadgets that everyone is wearing”, Spring 2015, 2015
  • Invited to present to the Delta, Delta, Delta Sorority, Fat Talk Free Week, and discuss the importance of Wellness and Proper Nutrition., 2014
  • Wellness Presentation to the Student Support Services Community at Creighton University. Student Support Services Wellness Program that is funded through a grant that they obtained, 2014
  • Importance of Fitness and Exercise presented to students at Willowdale Elementary during the Physical Education classes, 2014
  • Guest Speaker, Methodist College, Physical Therapy Assistant Program, covering the topic of “Wellness", 2014
  • Nutrition, Wellness and Equipment Orientation presented to the Omaha Police Department under the supervision of Chief, Tammy Mitchell, 2014
  • Invited to present to the Delta, Delta, Delta Sorority, Fat Talk Free Week, and discuss the importance of Wellness and Proper Nutrition., 2013
  • Importance of Fitness and Exercise presented to students at Willowdale Elementary during the Physical Education classes, 2013
  • Guest Speaker, Methodist College, Physical Therapy Assistant Program, covering the topic of “Wellness", 2013
  • Nutrition, Wellness and Equipment Orientation presented to the Omaha Police Department under the supervision of Chief, Tammy Mitchell, 2013
  • Importance of Fitness and Exercise presented to students at Willowdale Elementary during the Physical Education classes, 2012
  • Eating Healthy as an Athlete, Nutrition Presentation to various Creighton University Athletic Teams and Creighton’s ROTC, 2012
  • Guest Speaker, Methodist College, Physical Therapy Assistant Program, covering the topic of “Wellness", 2012
  • Nutrition, Wellness and Equipment Orientation presented to the Omaha Police Department under the supervision of Chief, Tammy Mitchell, 2012
  • Guest Speaker for the Skutt and Harper Center Staff at their Annual Retreat, “Exercise is the Magic Pill”, designed to help the staff deal with stress at work through exercise and a healthy diet, December 2011, 2011
  • Importance of Fitness and Exercise presented to students at Willowdale Elementary during the Physical Education classes, 2011
  • Eating Healthy as an Athlete, Nutrition Presentation to various Creighton University Athletic Teams and Creighton’s ROTC, 2011
  • Guest Speaker, Methodist College, Physical Therapy Assistant Program, covering the topic of “Wellness", 2011
  • Nutrition, Wellness and Equipment Orientation presented to the Omaha Police Department under the supervision of Chief, Tammy Mitchell, 2011
  • Importance of Fitness and Exercise presented to students at Willowdale Elementary during the Physical Education classes, 2010
  • Eating Healthy as an Athlete, Nutrition Presentation to various Creighton University Athletic Teams and Creighton’s ROTC, 2010
  • Guest Speaker, Methodist College, Physical Therapy Assistant Program, covering the topic of “Wellness", 2010
  • Nutrition, Wellness and Equipment Orientation presented to the Omaha Police Department under the supervision of Chief, Tammy Mitchell, 2010
  • Eating Healthy as an Athlete, Nutrition Presentation to various Creighton University Athletic Teams and Creighton’s ROTC, 2009
  • Creighton University Employee Development lecture, “Designing a Personalized Fitness Program", 2009
  • Guest Speaker, Methodist College, Physical Therapy Assistant Program, covering the topic of “Wellness", 2009
  • Importance of Fitness and Exercise presented to students at Willowdale Elementary during the Physical Education classes, 2008
  • Eating Healthy as an Athlete, Nutrition Presentation to various Creighton University Athletic Teams and Creighton’s ROTC, 2008
  • Guest Speaker at the YES Clinics, associated with the College World Series, discussed the importance of nutrition and weight lifting technique with parents attending the clinic, 2007
  • Eating Healthy as an Athlete, Nutrition Presentation to various Creighton University Athletic Teams and Creighton’s ROTC, 2007
  • Cardiovascular Disease and Prevention, presented to the African American Society, Fall 2007, 2007
  • Guest Speaker at the YES Clinics, associated with the College World Series, discussed the importance of nutrition and weight lifting technique with parents attending the clinic, 2006
  • Presentation with Geri Moore, CU on the Scale! Weight Loss Challenge: Weight Loss Tips for Success, 2006
  • Importance of Fitness and Exercise presented to students at Willowdale Elementary during the Physical Education classes, 2006
  • Eating Healthy as an Athlete, Nutrition Presentation to various Creighton University Athletic Teams and Creighton’s ROTC, 2006
  • Guest Speaker at the YES Clinics, associated with the College World Series, discussed the importance of nutrition and weight lifting technique with parents attending the clinic, 2005
  • Presentation, with Geri Moore Resistance Training with Elastic Bands, CU on the Scale! Weight Loss Challenge, 2005
  • Importance of Strength and Resistance Training to the Young Women’s Christian Association’s Annual Retreat, Crescent, IA, 2001, 2001
  • Take your Daughter’s and Son’s to work day, provided orientations and fitness discussions in the Human Performance Laboratory, 2000
  • Take your Daughter’s and Son’s to work day, provided orientations and fitness discussions in the Human Performance Laboratory, 1998

Awards and Honors

  • IGGY Award, EDGE Program, Creighton University, EDGE Program, Creighton University, 2015
  • Interprofessional Education Collaborative Leadership Group, National Board of Medical Examiner (NBME) Centennial Prize Competition, 2013
  • IGGY Award, EDGE Program, Creighton University, EDGE Program, Creighton University, 2013
  • Faculty and Staff Recognition, Creighton University, Creighton University, 2013
  • Dean’s Award for Professional Excellence, Pre – Major Advising CCAS, Creighton University, CCAS, Creighton University, 2013
  • Outstanding Faculty Preceptor 2012, Ratio Studorium Program, Ratio Studorium Program, 2012
  • Academic Teaching Excellence/Academic Growth, Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority, Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority, 2012
  • Kizer Light of Wellness, Inspiration Award, Wellness Committee of the Midlands (WELCOM), Wellness Committee of the Midlands (WELCOM), 2012
  • Dean’s Award for Professional Excellence, Non – Tenure – Track Teaching, CCAS, Creighton University, CCAS, Creighton University, 2012
  • Shine Award, Most Dedicated and Inspiring Professors, Gamma Phi Beta Sorority, Creighton University, Gamma Phi Beta Sorority, Creighton University, 2012
  • Shine Award, Most Dedicated and Inspiring Professors, Gamma Phi Beta Sorority, Creighton University, Gamma Phi Beta Sorority, Creighton University, 2009