Clinical Assistant Professor


Goodworth A.D., Kunsman M., DePietro V., LaPenta G., Miles K., Murphy J. (2014). Characterization of how a walking boot affects balance. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics, 26:54-60.

Goodworth A, Perrone K, Pillsbury M, Yargeau M. (2015) Effects of visual focus and gait speed on walking balance in the frontal plane. Journal of Human Movement Science, 42:15-26.

Crane B, Winiger M, Kunsman M. (2015) Proxy study on minimizing risk of sacral pressure ulcers while complying with ventilator-associated pneumonia risk guidelines. Advances in Skin and Wound Care, 28/12:54-550

Awards and Recognition

Frederick C. Binter Grant Program

Are we really pushing? Evaluation of PD PushBack, an evidence-based intense group exercise program to push back at functional decline in people with Parkinson’s disease. Yargeau (PI), Boyd (Co-I). The goal of this project is to study the implications of an evidence-based, high intensity exercise program for community–dwelling individuals with Parkinson’s Disease. 8/1/2016-8/1/2017



Michelle Yargeau

Areas of Expertise and/or Research

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


  • D.P.T. (Transitional); Simmons College
  • M.S., Physical Therapy; Springfield College
  • B.S., Physical Therapy; Springfield College


  • 802-656-5242
Office Location:

310E Rowell Hall

Courses Taught

  • DPT 345: Patient Management 4-Neuromuscular 1
  • DPT 322A: Advanced Evidence-Based Practice Skills
  • DPT 348: Patient Management 5 - Medical/Surgical
  • DPT 322B: Advanced Evidence-Based Practice Skills