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Physical Therapy Faculty and Staff

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Nancy Fell

PT
PhD
NCS Emeritus

Department Head, Guerry Professor of Physical Therapy and UC Foundation Professor, Board Certified Specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy Emeritus


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203 H Mapp Building

 423-425-2240

Stephanie Eton

PT
DPT
GCS

Assistant Professor of Practice, Board Certified Specialist in Geriatric Physical Therapy, LSVT BIG certified


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205 D Mapp Building

 (423) 425-5259

Matthew Grubb

PT
DPT
MS
FAAOMPT
ATC
CSCS

Assistant Professor of Practice


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205-G Mapp Building

 423-425-5075

June Hanks

PT
DPT
PhD
CWS
CLT

Associate Professor


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207 Mapp Building

 423-425-4046

Max Jordon

PT
DPT
PhD

Assistant Professor


 [email protected]

205-F Mapp Building

 (423) 425-5710

David Levine

PT
DPT
PhD
OCS Emeritus
CCRP
Cert DN
FAPTA

Professor & Walter M. Cline Chair of Excellence, Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy Emeritus


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203-G Mapp Building

 423-425-5240

Derek Liuzzo

PT
DPT
PhD

Assistant Professor


 [email protected]

210 Mapp Building

 (423) 425-4024

Betsy Myers

PT
DHS
MHS
MPT
OCS
CSCS
CLT

Associate Professor, Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy


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203 B Mapp Building

 423-425-2687

Carolyn Padalino

PT
DPT
CEEAA

Director of Clinical Education, Assistant Professor of Practice


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203-F Mapp Building

 (423) 425-4045

Ashley Schilling

PT
DPT
PCS

Associated Faculty & Pediatric Lead, Board Certified Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy


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205 B Mapp Building

 423-425-5304

Frank Tudini

PT
DSc
OCS
FAAOMPT

Associate Professor, Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy


 [email protected]

209 Mapp Building

 (423) 425-4767

Associated Faculty

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Elizabeth Baker

PT
MPT

Associated Faculty


 [email protected]

 423-425-4747

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Alexis Bennett

Alexis Bennett

PT
DPT

Associated Faculty


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Rachel Grubb

Rachel Grubb

PT
DPT
FAAOMPT

Associated Faculty


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Jessica Hackathorne

PhD
OTR/L

Assistant Professor


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205-H Mapp Building

 423-425-5124

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Marcie Hansen

PT

Associated Faculty


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 423-425-4747

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Shelia Knight

Shelia Knight

PTA

Associated Faculty


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 423-425-4747

Susan McDonald

EdD
OTR/L

Department Head & Associate Professor


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203-C Mapp Building

 423-425-5759

Erin Melhorn

OTD
OTR/L

Assistant Professor


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211 Mapp Building

 423-425-2538

Grace Stanford

OTD
OTR/L

Clinical Assistant Professor


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205 E Mapp Building

 (423) 425-5966

Valerie Rutledge

Dean, College of Health, Education & Professional Studies


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651 McCallie Avenue, Hunter Hall #206G

 423-425-5374

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Janine Boehme

Clinical Coordinator


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203 A Mapp Building

 423-425-5239

Rebecca Littleton

MPA

Program Coordinator


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203-D Mapp Building

 423-425-1786

Kim Thomas

Administrative Assistant


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203 E Mapp Building

  (423) 425-4747

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Debbie Ingram

PT
FAPTA

Professor Emeritus


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Cathie Smith

PT
DPT
PhD
PCS
CNT

Professor Emeritus


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Larry Tillman

PhD

Professor Emeritus


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Randy Walker

PT
DPT
PhD
CMP
CMTPT

Professor Emeritus


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Associated Faculty with Less Than 50% Contact in a Course

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Name Credentials Course(s) Number & Title; Content
Elaine Adams CTRS PHYT 7221 (Psychosocial Aspects of Disability) - Impact of therapeutic recreation participation on psychosocial aspects of disability for participants and therapeutic recreation opportunitiesfor patients
Ellen Argo PT, MS, PCS, C/NDT PHYT 7304 (Elective / Advanced Neurorehabilitation Management Principles for Children with Movement Disorders) - Motivational interviewing in pediatric management
Elizabeth Baker PT PHYT 7221 (Psychosocial Aspects of Disability) - Impact of visual disability on PT practice & experience in Paralympics
Marcela Beals SLP PHYT 7304 (Elective / Advanced Neurorehabilitation Management Principles for Children with Movement Disorders) - Pediatric interprofessional care
Kyle Binkley PT, DPT, GCS PHYT 7223 (Physical Therapy Management of Patients with Neurological Dysfunction I) - Vestibular Management, case studies and interventions
Jeremy Bruce MD PHYT 7303 (Advanced Clinical Orthopedics) - Pharmacology in Orthopedics
Lynette Carlson ATC, DHS PHYT 7125 (Physical Therapy Management of Musculoskeletal Dysfunction of the Lower Extremity) & PHYT 7303 (Advanced Clinical Orthopedics) - Interprofessional collaborative care: PT & AT collaborative assignment
Bryan Clary DPT, SCS, COMT, CSCS PHYT 7306 (Elective / Advanced Sports Physical Therapy) - The overhead athlete
Jessica Crowe OTD, OTR/L PHYT 7221 (Psychosocial Aspects of Disability) - Driving assessment
Elicia Cruz OTD, OTR/L PHYT 7221 (Psychosocial Aspects of Disability) - Presents role of occupational therapy in mental health to prepare students for interdisciplinary interaction expectations
Ronnie Dickson CPO PHYT 7222 (Physical Therapy Management of Medical/Surgical Conditions II) - Amputation & prosthetics management
Cathy Dorville MS, JD PHYT 7311 (Administration in Physical Therapy) - Legal practice
Jessica Etheredge MID, ASID, IDEC, NCIDQ PHYT 7221 (Psychosocial Aspects of Disability) - Universal design for home modifications or new construction builds
Andy Foster OTR/L, ATP PHYT 7224 (Physical Therapy Management of Infants, Children, andAdolescents with Neurological Dysfunction III) - Pediatric seating & positioning
Kilbrey Fowler MEd, PT, PCS PHYT 7304 (Elective / Advanced Neurorehabilitation ManagementPrinciples for Children with Movement Disorders) - Pediatric early intervention home health
Patty Galyon PTA PHYT 7070 (Therapeutic Exercise) - Lab assistance in aquatics lab
Andy Gean DPT, OCS, COMT PHYT 7306 (Elective / Advanced Sports PT) - Running
Tavis Gibson PT, DPT, CI, Cert. MDT PHYT 7131 (Physical Therapy Management of Musculoskeletal Disorders of the Spine) - McKenzie's MDT approach for spinal dysfunction & PHYT 7303 (Advanced Clinical Orthopedics) -McKenzie's MDT
Josh Haislip PT, DPT, GCS PHYT 7311 (Administration in Physical Therapy) - Medicare billing and reimbursement
Bailie Hardin OTR/L PHYT 7304 (Elective / Advanced Neurorehabilitation Management Principles for Children with Movement Disorders) - Pediatric vision and vestibular management
Elizabeth Harrison Tilstra PT, DPT PHYT 7306 (Elective / Advanced Sports Physical Therapy) - The ballet athlete, as needed based on student interest
Christina Heitzinger AuD PHYT 7221 (Psychosocial Aspects of Disability) - Professional perspective of psychosocial impacts of disability on the hearing impaired population, cochlear implant information
Beth Herring PT PHYT 7113 (Professional Communication and Education) -Communication with older adults
Harvey Hillyer PT, DPT PHYT 7311 (Administration in Physical Therapy) - Entrepreneurship
Jonathan Hobbs MSc, MCSP, FHEA PHYT 7305 (Elective / Advanced Manual Therapy) - Manual therapy strategies
Jenny Hogg ATC, PhD PHYT 7125 (Physical Therapy Management of MusculoskeletalDisorders of the Lower Extremity) - Collaborative lab with PT and AT students
Deborah Huss PhD PHYT 7997 (Elective / Mechanisms and Management of Chronic Pain) - Psychologist's role in interprofessional management
Melissa Kubic PT, CCI, RYT, CDNT PHYT 7213 (Physical Therapy Management of Medical/SurgicalConditions I) - Pelvic health
Chris Massey OTR/L, CHT, CEAS PHYT 7126 (Physical Therapy Management of MusculoskeletalDisorders of the Upper Extremity) - Hand/Wrist
Stacey Miles PT, PCS PHYT 7233 (Clinical Applications) - Introduction to NICU; PHYT 7224 -Interventions for high risk children in NICU
DeAnna Milton PT, DPT, NCS, Vestibular Cert. PHYT 7302 (Elective / Advanced Clinical Practice: GeriatricNeurorehabilitation) - Vestibular rehabilitation
Richard Pearce MD PHYT 7131 (Physical Therapy Management of MusculoskeletalDisorders of the Spine) - Cervical & lumbar surgical interventions
Jim Rogers CPO PHYT 7222 (Physical Therapy Management of Medical/SurgicalConditions II) - UE amputation prosthetic management
Kyle Schilling Mechanical engineer & National Amtryke Advisory Board consultant PHYT 7304 (Elective / Advanced Neurorehabilitation Management Principles for Children with Movement Disorders) - Assembly & adaptations of adaptive tricycles
Lindsey Sharpe DPT, PCS PHYT 7215 (Physical Therapy Management of Patients with Neurological Dysfunction I) - Spina bifida lab with parent/child demo & PHYT 7304 (Elective / Advanced Neurorehabilitation Principles for Children with Movement Disorders) - Erlanger outpatient mentor for integrated clinical experience
Dustin Sharpe PT, DPT PHYT 7233 (Clinical Applications) - Workman's compensation and PRN therapist roles/responsibilities
Erin Shinkle Westner PT, PDPT, PRPC PHYT 7213 (Physical Therapy Management of Medical/SurgicalConditions I) - Prenatal postpartum & PHYT 7233 (Clinical Applications) - Pelvic health
Alex Shumaker PT, DPT, GCS, NCS PHYT 7233 (Clinical Applications) - Skilled nursing & assisted living facilities/settings
Cathie Smith PT, DPT, PCS PHYT 7216 (Human Growth and Development Across the Lifespan) -Lab assistant for infant and early childhood normal development
Ray Smith PhD PHYT 7311 (Administration in Physical Therapy) - Leadership versus management
Chris Smith PhD, APRN, FNP-BC PHYT 7123 (Physical Agents) - Prescription roles/responsibilities, polypharmacy, medication reconciliation
Zach Sutton PT, OCS, CHT, DPT, ATC PHYT 7303 (Advanced Clinical Orthopedics) - orthopedic hand management
Kathy Teufel Personal trainer PHYT 7233 (Clinical Applications) - Bridging gap between PT and personal training/community services
Jason Therrin PT, DPT, TPS, CHWC PHYT 7997 (Elective / Mechanisms and Management of Chronic Pain) - PT management chronic pain
Emily Thompson PT, DPT, NCS PHYT 7215 (Physical Therapy Management of Patients with Neurological Dysfunction I) - Seating and positioning; prescription and management
Roger Thompson PhD PHYT 7221 (Psychosocial Aspects of Disability) - Adaptive driving utilizing car with hand controls
Darin White PT, DPT, ECS PHYT 7132 (Electrotherapeutic Modalities) - NCV/EMG
Brooke Williams PT, DPT PHYT 7303 (Advanced Clinical Orthopedics) - Scroth method for idiopathic scoliosis management
Melanie Wortman PT PHYT 7233 (Clinical Applications) - Home health PT
Sam Uy PT, DPT, NCS PHYT 7302 (Elective / Advanced Clinical Practice: Geriatric Neurorehabilitation) - Functional neurologic disorders
Tara Yelliot PT, DPT PHYT 7224 (Physical Therapy Management of Infants, Children, and Adolescents with Neurological Dysfunction III) & PHYT 7304 (Elective / Advanced Neurorehabilitation Management Principlesfor Children with Movement Disorders) - hippotherapy
Rachel Zoeller PT, DPT PHYT 7215 (Physical Therapy Management of Patients with Neurological Dysfunction I) & 7233 (Clinical Applications) - SCI personal experience
Name Credentials Course(s) Number & Title; Content

Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy