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Physical Therapy

Department Chair:

Majsak, Michael J., P.T., Ed.D.
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
BA, Colgate University
MS, Duke University Graduate School
EdD, Teachers College, Columbia University


Antin, Brittany M., DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, James Madison University
DPT, New York Medical College

Asprinio, David, MD
Professor of Clinical Health Science
BA, The College of the Holy Cross
MD, University of Vermont College of Medicine
Orthopedic Residency, Brown University
Trauma Fellowship, Hospital for Special Surgery/Cornell
Spine Fellowship, University of Maryland

Bonavita, Angelina, PT, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, University of Miami
DPT, New York Medical College

Bonneville, Jeffrey A., MD, MS, C/LPO
Adjunct Assistant Professor
BS, St. Joseph College
MS, New School University
MD, University of Health Sciences, Antigua, West Indies

Brennan, Jennifer, BS, PT
Clinical Instructor
BS, University of Vermont

Brinkerhoff, Kyle, DPT, CSCS, SFMA
Clinical Instructor
BA, Lafayette College
DPT, New York Medical College

Corvini, Stephen A., DPT
Clinical Instructor
BA, Manhattanville College
DPT, New York Medical College

Culliton, Catherine, PT, MPA
Adjunct Assistant Professor
BS, Ithaca College
MPA, Pace University

Curtis, Catherine L., PT, MA, EdM, EdD
Assistant Professor
BS, Ithaca College
MA, Teachers College, Columbia University
EdM, Teachers College, Columbia University
EdD, Teachers College, Columbia University

Darby, Jennifer, BS
Clinical Instructor
BS, Northeastern University
t-DPT, University of Montana

DeMarco, Gregory, PT, DPT, ATC
Clinical Instructor
BS, Quinnipiac University
DPT, New York Medical College

Desio, Lauren, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Stony Brook
DPT, New York Medical College

DiSisto, Christopher, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Cortland
DPT, New York Medical College

DiSisto, Siobhan C.,PT, DPT, MPH
Clinical Instructor
BSc, McGill University, Canada
MPH, New York Medical College
DPT, New York Medical College

Dolot, Anthony, PT, DPT
Adjunct Assistant Professor
MSc, Magister Rehabilitacji Ruchowej, Poland
DPT, Simmons College

Dolot, Janet P., PT, DPT, DrPH, OCS, COMPT
Assistant Professor
BA, Cornell University
MS, Simmons College
DPT, Simmons College
DrPH, New York Medical College
OCS, Clinical Specialist in Orthpaedic Physical Therapy, American Board of PT Specialties
COMPT, Certified Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapist, Manual Therapy Institute, Cedar Park, TX

Dominick, Elizabeth A., PT, DPT, MS, NCS
Clinical Instructor
BS, Ithaca College
MS, Ithaca College
DPT, Boston University

DuBois, Caron, PT, MS
Clinical Instructor
BA, State University of New York, New Paltz
MS, Columbia University

Falco, Vivian, PT
Clinical Instructor
BS, University of Pennsylvania

Gawronski, Sonia Nicole, PT, DPT, GCS
Assistant Professor
BS, Quinnipiac College
DPT, Dominican College

Giamelli, Joseph L., MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Health Science
BS, Manhattan College
MD, New York Medical College

Hearst, Rachel W., DPT
Clinical Instructor
BA, Connecticut College
DPT, New York Medical College

Hewidy, Islam M., MSPT, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BSc, Cairo University
MSPT, Cairo University
DPT, Dominican College

Jacapraro, Justin, PT, DPT, ATC
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Stony Brook
DPT, University of Rhode Island

Johnson, Benjamin F., EdD
Professor
Professor of Public Health
BA, University of North Carolina
MA, East Carolina University
EdD, University of Kentucky

Kaldor, Ellen P., MPT, MEd
Clinical Instructor
BS, Duke University
MPT, Emory University
Med, Teachers College, Columbia University
Certification in Craniosacral Therapy, College of Craniosacral Therapy, London, UK

Lake, Jessica, PT, DPT, MPH
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Stony Brook
DPT, New York Medical College
MPH, New York Medical College

Lavinder, Gale J., PT, EdD
Assistant Professor
AA, Prince Georges Community College
AS, Northern Virginia Community College
BS, Old Dominion University
BS, George Mason University
MA, Columbia University, Teachers College
EdD, Columbia University, Teachers College

Libutti, Mary Frances, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, University of Pittsburgh
MS, Columbia University, College of Physicians & Surgeons
DPT, Drexel University

Longinott, Patricia, PT, DPT, C/NDT
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Cortland
DPT, New York Medical College

MacCartney, Catherine, DPT, CLT
Clinical Instructor
BS, St. Thomas Aquinas College
DPT, New York Medical College
CLT, Klose Lymphedema Certification

Majsak, Michael J., PT, EdD
Associate Professor
BA, Colgate University
MS, Duke University Graduate School
EdD, Teachers College, Columbia University

Marks, Ted, DPT
Adjunct Assistant Professor
BFA, New York University
MSPT, Columbia University
DPT, Stony Brook University

McCaffrey Brian, DPT, MBA
Clinical Instructor
BS, Universit of New Hampshire
DPT, New York Medical College
MBA, Hofstra University Zarb School of Business

Miller, Michele T., PT, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BA, Mount Saint Mary College
DPT, New York Medical College

Morello, Ellen, PT, DPT
Adjunct Assistant Professor
BS, University of Connecticut, Storrs
DPT, New York Medical College 

Mulroy, Bridget, PT, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BHS, Quinipiac University
DPT, Quinnipiac University

Newman, Stuart A., PhD
Professor of Clinical Health Science
AB, Columbia College, Columbia University
PhD, University of Chicago

O'Brien, Nora, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, New York University
DPT, Dominican College

Pennella, Esmeralda, PT, DPT, ATP
Clinical Instructor
BA, Concordia College
DPT, State University of New York, Upstate Medical University

Perillo, Lauren, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, Fordham University
DPT, New York Medical College

Peters, Daniel F., MD, FACS
Associate Professor of Clinical Health Science
Associate Professor of Clinical Health Science, Speech-Language Pathology
BS, University of Notre Dame
MD, New York Medical College
Fellow of the American College of Surgeons

Pravetz, Matthew A., OFM, MS, MDiv, PhD
Professor of Clinical Health Science
BS, St. Francis College
MS, Long Island University
MDiv, Seton Hall University
MS, New York Medical College
PhD, New York Medical College

Reed, Sheila, PT, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BA, State University of New York, Buffalo
MSPT, University of Miami
DPT, Dominican College

Rendina, Joseph, PT, DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, Pace University
DPT, New York Medical College

Richman, Meryle H.,DPT, MS
Clinical Instructor
BS, Hunter College
MS, Long Island University
DPT, Simmons College

Riordan, Susan, MS
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Oneonta
MS, Columbia University

Rittenberg, Stacey D., PT, DPT, NCS
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Oswego
MS, Nova Southeastern University
DPT, Nova Southeastern University

Ronan, Susan L., PT, DPT, PCS
Assistant Professor
BA, New York University
BS, New York University
MA, New York University
DPT, Chatham College

Santikul, Jessica, PT, MS, PCS
Clinical Instructor
BS, College of Mount Saint Vincent
MS, New York Medical College

Sharma, Sansar, PhD
Professor of Clinical Health Science
BSc, Panjab University, India
MSc, Panjab University, India
PhD, University of Edinburgh

Shehu, Merita, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Health Science
MD, University of Tirana, Albania
MD, University of Florence, Italy

Srebnik, Steven W., PT, MSPT, MS, CHT
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Stony Brook
MS, Boston University
MS, Boston University
CHT, Certified Hand Therapist

Stadt, Samantha, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, Providence College
DPT, New York Medical College

Stathes, Christine N., DPT, OCS
Clinical Instructor
BA, Dominican College
DPT, Dominican College

Sternberg, Jaime B., DPT
Clinical Instructor
BS, University of Buffalo
DPT, D'Youville College

Ten Eyck, Connor, PT, DPT, CSCS
Clinical Instructor
BS, State University of New York, Cortland
DPT, State University of New York, Upstate Medical University

Thompson, Carl, PhD
Professor of Clinical Health Science
BS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
PhD, University of Virginia School of Medicine

Toohig, Laura J., PT, MS, GCS
Clinical Instructor
BSPT, Quinnipiac College
MS, Mercy College

Visconti, Susan, PT
Clinical Instructor
AA, Westchester Community College
BS, State University of New York, Health Science Center at Brooklyn

Walter, Katelyn, PT, DPT, NCS
Clinical Instructor
BS, Ithaca College
DPT, Ithaca College

Weinstein, Tamara, PT, DPT, MS
Clinical Instructor
AS, Nassau Community College
BA, State University of New York, Albany
BS, Long Island University
MS, Long Island University
DPT, University of Montana

Welsome, Kristina Marie, MSPT, DPT, OCS, CFMT, MTC
Assistant Professor
BS, San Diego State University
MSPT, Columbia University
DPT, University of St. Augustine
Certified Orthopedic Specialist, American Physical Therapy Association
Certified Functional Manual Therapist, Institute of Physical Art
Manual Therapist Certified, University of St. Augustine

Willson, Thomas, PT, MS
Clinical Instructor
BS, Rutgers College, Rutgers University
MS, New York Medical College