Michele Hunt, P.T., M.S., C.L.T.
Physical and Occupational Therapy
Office: Ricketts 328
Nova Southeastern University (dissertation in progress for Ph.D in Physical Therapy)
The Sage Colleges – Post-professional Doctor of Physical Therapy –
Drexel University – Advanced M.S. in Physical Therapy – 1995
Russell Sage College – B.S. in Physical Therapy - 1987
Certification in Lymphedema Therapy.
Over 15 years of experience in acute care, pediatrics, and long term care as a physical therapist
OTH-507 Functional Anatomy and Applied Kinesiology
PTY-502 Gross and Functional Anatomy
Perception of role in suicide prevention for physical therapists (ongoing).
“Computerized Tutoring for Motion Analysis of Lower Extremity Movements” Available at http://www.ptjournal.org/abstracts/pt2006/AbsAuthIndex.cfm, Accessed August 2, 2006
“Improving Visits to Long-term Care Residents with Dementia” – platform presentation, State Society on Aging of New York Annual Conference, October 2005.
“Work Intentions Towards Geriatrics in Occupational Therapy Students” – poster presentation, State Society on Aging of New York Annual Conference, October 2005.
“Service Learning in Geriatric Education” – platform presentation, State Society on Aging of New York Annual Conference, October 2004
"A Pilot study of Functional Neuromuscular Stimulation for Standing by Adolescents with Paraplegia" - first author of abstract published in Journal of the American Paraplegia Society vol. 17(2) 1994.
"Evaluation of Standing and Mobility: Needs and Outcomes" - co-author of book chapter in The Child with Spinal Cord Injury edited by R. Betz and M.J. Mulcahey 1996.
List awards, editorships, major lectures and presentations, and professional activities, etc.
Member of American Physical Therapy Association
Member of the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society
Troy Faculty Council – 9/2012 to present
American Foundation for Suicide Prevention - 2011 to present:
National Public Policy Council
Board of Directors Capital Region NY
Chair of the Public Policy Committee