William James Brooks, DO
Curriculum Vitae - Grants
  Completed Support
1989
1990
Tucson Osteopathic Medical Foundation to Biomechanix ($5,000 - each year) for presentation of seminars:  "Introduction to Comprehensive Biomechanical Diagnostics"
1993 - 94 Department of Surgery, the University of  Arizona [Biomedical Research Support Grant] - Principal Investigator ($2,500)
"The Effect of Manual Medicine on Chest Wall Compliance and Spirometrically Measured Pulmonary Function"
Active Support
2002- Restorative Care Foundation ($82,000) [$80,000 from Wallace Research Foundation] Co-principal Investigator with Michael M. Patterson, PhD
a) Co-authorship with Michael M. Patterson, PhD: 
The Functional Pathology of the Musculoskeletal System
b) A review of the controversy regarding the amount of motion which occurs at the sacroiliac joint
c)  The effect of cervical forward vs. backward bending on lumbar and trunkal forward bending in the standing context
d)  Chest compliance measured with a sternal displacement meter in normal volunteers
e)  Reversal of signs and symptoms in a case of adult idiopathic scoliosis.
2003- Restorative Care Foundation ($75,000) [from Wallace Research Foundation] Co-principal Investigator with Michael M. Patterson, PhD: continuing support of a) through e) plus f) Intra-examiner reliability of the Functional Biomechanical Examination
 
2005- Restorative Care Foundation ($75,000) [from Wallace Research Foundation] Co-principal Investigator with Michael M. Patterson, PhD: continuing support of a) through f)
Inactive Support
1993 The University of Arizona Arthritis Center - Principal Investigator ($2,500)
"The Effect of Manual Medicine on Chest Wall Compliance and Spirometrically Measured Pulmonary Functions"
1994 Wallace Genetics Foundation - William J. Brooks, DO Principal Investigator ($41,260)  "The Biomechanical Evaluation:
 a)  "Fluoroscopic Measurement of Sacroiliac Joint Motion"
 b)  "The Effect of Manual Medicine on Chest Wall Compliance and Spirometrically Measured Pulmonary Functions"
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