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Morris Beato, PT, DPT, GCS, NCS

Clinical Assistant Professor
Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 255A
Phone: 407-823-1864
Research Interests:
  • Stroke rehabilitation
  • Neuromotor Interventions for Neurologic Conditions
  • Parkinson's Disease Rehabilitation

Nicole Dawson, PT, Ph.D., GCS

Assistant Professor
Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science, Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 258A
Phone: 407-823-1863
Research Interests:
  • Non-pharmacological interventions for older adults
  • Predictors of successful and optimal aging
  • Risk factors for falls in older adults with cognitive impairment
  • Understanding the illness experience for individuals with dementia

Samantha Fraley, MA

Academic Support Coordinator II
Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 256
Phone: 407-823-3462

William Hanney, PT, DPT, ATC, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science, Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 262
Phone: 407-823-0217
Research Interests:
  • Treatment Outcomes for patients with low back and neck pain
  • The influence of manual/manipulative therapy
  • Standardization of physical therapy interventions
  • Physical therapy practice patterns

Sheila Klausner, PT, DPT, OCS

Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Sports Physical Therapy Services
Physical Therapy

Samantha Mundell, MEd

Manager of Academic Support Services
Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 256B
Phone: 407-823-6026

Laurie Neely, PT, DPT, NCS

Clinical Assistant Professor, Director of Clinical Education
Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 261
Research Interests:
  • Interprofessional Education and Collaborative Patient Care
  • Physical Therapy Clinical Education Outcomes
  • Management of Medically Complex Patients

Patrick Pabian, PT, DPT, Ph.D., SCS, OCS

Associate School Director - School of Kinesiology & Physical Therapy, Division Head & Program Director - Division of Physical therapy
Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science, Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 256
Phone: 407-823-3457
Research Interests:
  • Interprofessional education and interprofessional practice
  • Contemporary issues in professional education
  • Strength and function recovery in post-surgical orthopedic interventions
  • Interventions and collaborative care in sports medicine

Carey Rothschild, PT, DPT, SCS, OCS

Clinical Assistant Professor
Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science, Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 260
Phone: 407-823-1439
Research Interests:
  • Conditions of the female athlete
  • Management of running-related injury
  • Pain science and education

Matt Stock, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science, Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 258
Phone: 407-823-0364
Research Interests:
  • Aging
  • Motor Unit Control
  • Neuromuscular Physiology
  • Strength Training
  • Fatigue

Jennifer Tucker, PT, DPT, PCS

Clinical Assistant Professor
Exercise Physiology & Rehabilitation Science, Physical Therapy
Location: HS I Room: 263
Phone: 407-823-3461
Research Interests:
  • Physical activity in children
  • Physical activity in children with special needs/chronic disease
  • Effective parent education
  • Service delivery models for pediatric physical therapy

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Olivia Berry
Neurological Physical Therapy Resident
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Courtesy Clinical Assistant Professor
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Jose A. Dominguez
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Jamie Dyson
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Tara Granada
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Eric Greeno
Courtesy Clinical Assistant Professor
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