Kirsten Potter, PT, DPT, MS

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy Physical Therapy Department


Office: Van Ackeren 107


Research Gate:

Courses: PT Management of Medical Conditions I Lecture, PT Management of Neuromuscular Conditions I and II – Lecture & Lab, Movement Science II Lab, Research III, IV, & V

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Service: Manuscript reviewer for American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, PTNow, and Physiotherapy Research International; Member – Clinical Advisory Committee – Mid America Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society;  Member – Advisory Committee for the Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Center for Rehabilitation Outcomes Research, Developing Quality Metrics from Patient-Reported Outcomes for Medical Rehabilitation;  Member –Rockhurst University Institutional Review Board; Departmental Student Engagement Committee (Co-Chair)

BS in Physical Therapy - State University of New York (Buffalo)
MS in Physical Therapy - Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine & Science
DPT - Institute of Health Professions at Massachusetts General Hospital

Professional interests: Outcome measurement, Examination and treatment of patients with balance impairments, Adult neurological rehabilitation