2022 Student Case Report Contest Winners Announced

Posted:Wednesday, November 9, 2022


Massage Therapy Foundation Announces 2022 Student Case Report Contest Winners


(Evanston, Ill., November 1, 2022) The Massage Therapy Foundation (MTF) announces 2022  Case Report Contest  awards/honorable mentions to the following case reports:

Gold Award
Massage Therapy for Spasticity in a Patient with Cerebral Palsy: A Case Report, authored by Paitynn Hippisley, MacEwan University, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada;

Honorable Mention

The Effects of Massage Therapy on a Patient with Chronic Fibromyalgia and Osteoarthritis, authored by Meagan Wakeford, MacEwan University, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

MTF’s Student Case Report Contest provides students an opportunity to enhance professional development and research skills. Winners at the Gold, Silver, and Bronze levels receive cash prizes after their case report has been submitted to a peer-reviewed academic journal Open on an annual basis, the contest provides an opportunity for massage therapy students to learn how to deliver evidence-informed massage information to the public. Learn more here: Student Case Report Contest.

About the Massage Therapy Foundation

The MTF is a 501(c)3 public charity supporting scientific research, education, and community service for the massage therapy profession. The Foundation founded and publishes an open-access, peer-reviewed scientific journal and provides educational resources for massage therapists, educators, and students. MTF, an independent organization, promotes international scientific and technical collaboration through grants, resources, training, and services. www.MassageTherapyFoundation.org


For more information contact:
Gini Ohlson, Executive Director, 847-905-1520, gohlson@massagetherapyfoundation.org or Geri Ann Nelson, Program Manager, at or 847-905-1667, gnelson@massagetherapyfoundation.org.