Physical Therapy Faculty and Students Present at 100th Annual Combined Sections Meeting

April 2, 2021 Caitlin Burns

Two Arcadia students watch as male teacher stretches back of student on PT table

The Department of Physical Therapy participated in the 100th annual Combined Sections Meeting hosted by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), which was held virtually this year throughout February and March. 

Eleven core Arcadia faculty, two adjunct faculty, at least seven alumni, and nine recent Doctor of Physical Therapy graduates presented in both live and on-demand formats for educational sessions, posters, and post-conference courses. Presentations were on a variety of topics, including: shoulder pain in competitive swimmers, motor function and endurance outcomes for children with pulmonary hypoplasia, and mindful clinical mentoring. 

Physical Therapy Faculty
Dr. Carol Oatis, professor emerita of Physical Therapy
Dr. Rebecca Craik, dean of the College of Health Sciences
Dr. Angela Tate, adjunct professor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Elliot Greenberg, adjunct professor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Ann Harrington ’03, assistant professor of Physical Therapy 
Dr. Janet Readinger ’07, assistant professor of Physical Therapy and director of Hybrid Clinical Education
Dr. Shailesh Kantak, assistant professor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Ryan Zarzycki, assistant professor of Physical Therapy 
Dr. Amy Miller ’04, assistant professor of Physical Therapy and director of Entry Level DPT Program
Dr. Kshamata Shah, assistant professor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Philip McClure, professor and chair of Physical Therapy 
Dr. Kathleen Mangione, professor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Jane Fagan, Assistant professor of Physical Therapy and Associate Director of Clinical Education
Dr. Stephen Kareha ’06, adjunct professor of Physical Therapy

Alumni 
Dr. Jason Sharpe ’14DPT
Dr. Jacqueline Osborne ’03DPT
Dr. Cassandra Mountz ’16DPT 
Dr. Aaron Thrush ’09DPT
Dr. Bridget DeSandis ’20DPT
Dr. Jeremie Laraque-Two Elk ’21DPT
Dr. Joseph Rizk ’21DPT
Dr. Ellen Benbow ’21DPT
Dr. Taylor Sloat ’21DPT
Dr. Talia Holze ’21DPT
Dr. Erin Farmer ’21DPT
Dr. Kevin Dolan ’21DPT
Dr. Menki Chen ’21DPT 
Dr. Molly Weingart ’21DPT

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