Department of Rehabilitation and Movement Science Faculty and Staff

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Lecturer, Athletic Training

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Assistant Professor

  • Physical activity and fitness assessment and epidemiology
  • School-based youth activity and healthy eating promotion
  • Validation of consumer and research activity monitors
  • Behavior change with technology

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Department Business Manager

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Associate Professor, Director of Physical Activity and Wellness Laboratory

  • Public Health
  • Chronic disease
  • Exercise physiology
  • Human performance

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Clinical Associate Professor

  • Treatment of chronic pain
  • Addressing pain and functional loss in the victims of torture and trauma
  • Low back pain
  • Treatment of lymphedema

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Clinical Assistant Professor

  • Understanding and examining disability in spinal cord injury, work rehabilitation, and arthritis

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Assistant Professor

  • Sports medicine
  • Knee injury prevention and treatment
  • Shoulder injury prevention and treatment

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Lecturer

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Professor Emeritus

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Assistant Professor

  • Exercise and physical activity adherence
  • Influence of environment and technology on physical activity behavior
  • Strategies for healthy aging

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Professor Emerita

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Professor Emerita

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Associate Professor

  • Postural control and fall risk in adults with Multiple Sclerosis
  • Physical and psychological outcomes of exercise for individuals with Multiple Sclerosis
  • Physical activity and health in people with Multiple Sclerosis

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Clinical Assistant Professor

  • Exercise intervention following cancer treatment
  • Physiological testing

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Senior Lecturer

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Clinical Associate Professor

  • Study of ethnic and racial diversity in the healthcare workforce
  • Recruitment and retention of athletic training students of color
  • Treatment of obesity, chronic disease, and physical inactivity

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Assistant to the Director of Clinical Education

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Professor Emerita

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Assistant Professor

  • Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
  • Screening tools in mild Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Recovery of motor functions post-stroke

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Office and Program Support

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Professor Emerita

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Professor Emerita

  • Pediatric pain
  • Health-related quality of life in children with disabilities
  • Interprofessional education and practice
     

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Clinical Assistant Professor, Associate Director of Doctor of Physical Therapy Clinical Education

  • Essential functions in physical therapy education
  • Clinical education in physical therapy
  • Strategies and functional outcomes for patients with chronic musculoskeletal conditions

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Assistant Professor

  • Neural correlates of motor impairment and recovery post-stroke
  • Gait rehabilitation and neuromechanics
  • Structural neuroimaging

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Associate Professor, Associate Provost for Curricular Affairs

  • Applied exercise physiology and therapeutic modalities

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Visiting Clinical Assistant Professor

  • Complex musculoskeletal patient management
  • Kinesiology/Biomechanics
  • Pain neuroscience

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Associate Professor, Chair

  • The relationship between exercise and mental health
  • The relationship between psychosocial variables and athletic injury

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Clinical Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy Clinical Education Director

  • Analysis of structured clinical education in transition to workplace
  • Service learning to engage student learning in Geriatrics

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Part-time Faculty, Assistant Professor Emerita, Department of Neurological Sciences

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Associate Professor of Exercise Science

  • Prevention and treatment of childhood and adolescent obesity

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Clinical Associate Professor, Athletic Training Program Director and Clinical Education Coordinator

  • Clinical Education in Athletic Training

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Assistant Professor

  • Treatment of post-traumatic osteoarthritis and chronic disease with therapeutic exercise and its relationship with changes in biochemical, biomechanical, MRI, clinical- and patient-oriented outcomes
  • Osteoarthritis imaging (radiographic and MRI) and biomarker evaluation
  • Effectiveness of surgical techniques and rehabilitation following orthopaedic injuries
  • Physical activity as it relates to the prevention, evaluation, and rehabilitation of orthopaedic injuries

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Visiting Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program Director

  • Physical therapy faculty development
  • Experiential learning in health promotion in physical therapy students
  • Physical therapy practice and implementation of clinical practice guidelines

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Clinical Associate Professor

  • Academic effects of concussion on college students

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Clinical Assistant Professor

  • Classification and treatment of low back pain
  • Orthopedic manual therapy
  • Post-professional physical therapist education
  • International collaborations in health care
  • Novel mentoring techniques for new clinicians and clinicians in rural settings
  • Kinesiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Travel study

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Lab Instructor

  • Low Back Pain
  • Study of Nordic skiers' movement patterns and injury incidence
  • Use of the Dynadjust Spinal Manipulation Training System as an adjunct to traditional classroom based teaching of joint accessory mobilization and high velocity thrust techniques

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Professor

  • Biomechanical analysis of Tai Chi Quan movement
  • Spatial head orientation on balance performance
  • Tele-communication technology for delivering rehabilitation exercises to homebound elders
  • Biomechanics of falls and fall detection
  • Artificial Neural Network for identifying people at risk for falls

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Clinical Assistant Professor

  • Wound care/pressure management
  • Neurologic disorders and function/balance

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Associate Professor Emerita

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