Position: Associate Director of Clinical Education, Associate Professor, Division of Physical Therapy
Location: Health Professions Building, Room 245
Phone: (540) 542-7238
B.S. in Physical Therapy and Certificate in Athletic Training, University of Vermont; Advanced M.S. in Orthopedic Physical Therapy, MGH-Institute of Health Professions; Ed.D in Educational Leadership, University of Tennessee at Knoxville.
Fields of Expertise:
Clinical Education, Amputee Rehabilitation, Adaptive Sports
Certified adaptive snow ski instructor. Developed, and is a clinical instructor for, PT&SKI, an adaptive sports part-time clinical experience. Founded and directed the 5-day summer Adventure Amputee Camp for 20 years, and initiated the 3-day winter sports camp. Served on the Virginia Board of Physical Therapy for 8 years.Lectured at Kenya Medical College to Kenyan Physical Therapists through The Jackson Clinics Foundation. Received SU Exemplary Teacher Award.
My husband and I are Animal Assisted Therapy certified through Winchester Medical Center, and our “furry child” plays with children during physical therapy sessions, and adults in Behavioral Health. Avid skiers and hikers, we enjoy getting outside with our growing number of grand-children on both coasts.