A bachelor degree in Physical Therapy was completed in 1991 at S.U.N.Y. Health Science Center in Syracuse. A doctoral degree from the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences was completed June 2003 at the University of Pittsburgh. Current employment is at Duquesne University as a Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and as a part-time staff-physical therapist at the Center for Rehab Services/University of Pittsburgh Medical Center’s Center for Sports Medicine.
Areas of interest include outcome research related to the lower extremity, specifically the hip, ankle and foot. Over 70 publications, 90 presentations and 4 grants have been completed related to this research agenda.