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  Yasser Salem
Yasser Salem    PT, MS, PhD, NCS, PCS
Associate Professor - Physical Therapy
 
Contact address      
Department  Physical Therapy Program
Email  Yasser.Salem@unthsc.edu  
   
 
Professional Preparation
Doctor of Philosophy,  Physical Therapy,  University Of Central Arkansas,  AR
Master of Science,  Physical Therapy,  Cairo Univiversity,  
Bachelor of Science,  Physical Therapy,  Cairo Univiversity,  
 
Appointments   More...    Close... 
2012 - Current    Member    SHP Physical Therapy - Promotion and Tenure Committee
2011 - Current    Associate Professor    University of North Texas Health Science Center
2011 - Current    Member    Curriculum Committee
2011 - Current    Member    Admission Committee
Current    Chair    Search Committee
Current    Member    Tenure and Promotion Committee
Current    Member    Research Committee
2013 - 2015    Member    Faculty Grievance & Appeal Committee
2015    Member    SHP Promotion & Tenure Committee
2012 - 2013    Member    Search Committee (Dean of SHP)
2011 - 2013    Alternate Member    Course Evaluation Planning Committee
2012 - 2012    Member    Course Evaluation Planning Committee
2011 - 2012    Member    Faculty Awards Committee
2004 - 2011    Assistant Professor    Long Island University
    Member    SHP Admisssions Committee
    Member    SHP Curriculum Committee
    Member    SHP Physical Therapy - Research Committee
    Member    Faculty Evaluation/Profile Focus Group
    Member    SHP Physical Therapy Scholarship Committee
    Chair    SHP Physical Therapy Search Committee
 
Teaching   More...    Close... 
DPHT 7192  Capstone  Spring 2016
DPHT 7350  Therapeutic Exercise II  Spring 2016
DPHT 7324  Development and Geriatrics  Spring 2016
DPHT 7502  Clinical Med II  Spring 2016
DPHT 7323  Applied Exercise Physiology  Spring 2016
DPHT 7225  Culture/Teach & Learn  Spring 2016
DPHT 7352  Neuromuscular PT II  Spring 2012 - Spring 2016
DPHT 7331  Therapeutic Interventions I  Spring 2016
DPHT 7244  EBP III: Case Scenarios  Spring 2016
DPHT 7551  Musculoskeletal PT II  Spring 2016
DPHT 7330  Therapeutic Exercise I  Spring 2012 - Spring 2016
DPHT 7254  Adv Clin Diag Test & Imaging  Spring 2016
DPHT 7560  Clinical Practicum II  Spring 2016
DPHT 7342  Neuromuscular PT I  Fall 2011 - Fall 2015
DPHT 7780  Internship  Spring 2016
DPHT 7343  Clinical Reasoning II  Fall 2011 - Fall 2015
DPHT 7320  Integrated Control of Movement  Spring 2016
DPHT 7153  Comprehensive Exams  Fall 2012 - Summer 2015
DPHT 7281  Scholarly Project II  Spring 2013
 DPHT  Therapeutic Interventions I  Spring
 
Awards / Honors
2013  Richard Ruoti Research Award for Excellence      Aquatic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
2013  Key Note Speaker. Long Island University, Doctor of Physical Therapy Graduation Ceremony      Long Island University, Department of Physical Therapy, Brooklyn, New York
2012  Key Note Speaker. Long Island University, Doctor of Physical Therapy Graduation Ceremony      Long Island University, Department of Physical Therapy, Brooklyn, New York
2009  The Robert Salant Award      New York Physical Therapy Association
 
Grants and Contracts   More...    Close... 
2014 Project RI6112: Use of Yoga for Young Children with Down Syndrome (UNTHSC Seed Grant)
PHYSICAL THERAPY PROGRAMIntramural Research(UNTHSC)
2014 Project RP0170: Physical Function in Children with Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome (VCFS) - 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome ()
PHYSICAL THERAPY PROGRAMTexas Physical Therapy Foundation
On-going group exercise program for people with Parkinson's disease
Long Island University Health and Wellness Institute Grant
Aquatic program for children with spinal muscular atrophy
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Aquatic program for children with spinal muscular atrophy
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Use of Wii fit game for children with disability
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Effects of task-specific strength training on functional mobility in children with cerebral palsy
LIU Intramural Grant
Lupus aquatic program (LAP)
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Adapted aquatics program for people with multiple sclerosis
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Exercise and dance for people with Parkinson's disease: What helps? And how?
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Adapted aquatics program for people with multiple sclerosis
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Lupus aquatic program (LAP)
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Adapted aquatic program for people with multiple sclerosis
Long Island University Health and Wellness Institute Grant
Lupus Aquatic Program (LAP)
Long Island University Health and Wellness Institute Grant
LIU/BPG fitness program for people with Parkinson's disease
Long Island University Health and Wellness Institute Grant
Swimming for wellness with exercise and aquatic therapy
Long Island University Health and Wellness Institute Grant
Exercise and dance for people with Parkinson's disease: What helps? And how?
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Lupus Aquatic Program (LAP)
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Swimming for wellness with exercise and aquatic therapy
Long Island University Health and Wellness Institute Grant
Swimming for wellness with exercise and aquatic therapy
Christopher Reeve Foundation
Swimming for wellness with exercise and aquatic therapy
New York City Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society
Exercise and dance for people with Parkinson's disease: What helps? And how?
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Swimming for wellness with exercise and aquatic therapy
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Exercise and dance for people with Parkinson's disease: What helps? And how?
Long Island University Worksite Wellness Institute Grant
Adapted aquatics program for people with multiple sclerosis
Long Island University Health and Wellness Institute Grant
Childhood Lupus Aquatic Program (CLAP)
Long Island University Health and Wellness Institute Grant
 
Journals   More...    Close... 
1. Liu H, Quiben M, Holmes, C, Salem Y, et al. Differences in the limits of stability between older rolling walker users and older single-tip-cane users - A preliminary study. Rehabilitation Nursing. 2015  Accepted/In-press
Zhao Y, Salem Y, Li M, Master H, Liu H. Comparison of Surface Landmarks for Measuring the Individualized Height of Rolling Walker. Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics. 2015; 33(2): 128-138  Accepted/In-press
Salem Y, Elokda A. Use Of Virtual Reality Gaming Systems For Children Who Are Critically Ill Commentary on: "Wii-Hab" in Critically Ill Children: A Pilot Trial. IN PRESS. EXPECTED DATE OF PUBLICATION IS SEPTEMBER 2014. Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine. 2014 March  Accepted/In-press
Salem Y, Gropack SJ, Coffin D, Godwin EM. Effectiveness of a low-cost virtual reality system for children with developmental delay: a preliminary randomised single-blind controlled trial.. Physiotherapy. 2012 September; 98. (3): 189-95  Published
Salem Y. Gaming Systems in Rehabilitation. (Editorial ).. Journal of Novel Physiotherapy.. 2012; 2. (2): 1  Published
Salem Y, Scott A, Karpatkin H, Concert G, Haller L, Kaminsky E, Weisbrot R, Spatz E. Community-Based Group Aquatic Program for Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis: A Pilot Study. Disability and Rehabilitation. 2011; 33: 720-728  Published
States RA, Spierer DK, Salem Y. Long-term group exercise for people with Parkinson. Journal of neurologic physical therapy : JNPT. 2011 September; 35. (3): 122-8  Published
Potter K, Fulk GD, Salem Y, Sullivan J. Outcome measures in neurological physical therapy practice: part I. Making sound decisions.. Journal of neurologic physical therapy : JNPT. 2011 June; 35. (2): 57-64  Published
Salem Y, Scott A, Belobrovka V, Harvey A, Prudent P, Clifford F, Spatz E. Effects of Aquatic Exercise Program on Functional Mobility in Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis: A Community-Based Study. Journal of Aquatic Physical Therapy. 2011 February; 18: 22-32  Published
Salem Y, Gropack SJ. Aquatic Therapy for a Child with type III Spinal Muscular Atrophy: A case Report. Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics. 2010 November; 30: 313-324  Published
Salem Y, Lovelace-Chandler V, Zabel R, Gross McMillan A. Effects of Prolonged Standing on Gait in Children with Spastic Cerebral Palsy. Physical and Occupational Therapy in Pediatrics. 2010 February; 30: 54-65  Published
States RA, Salem Y, Pappas E. Overground gait training for chronic stroke: A Cochrane systematic review. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy. 2009 November; 33: 179-186  Published
States RA, Pappas E, Salem Y. Overground gait training for chronic stroke patients with mobility deficits. Stroke. 2009 November; 40: e627-e628  Published
Salem Y, Godwin E. Effects of Task-Oriented Training on Mobility Function in Children with Cerebral Palsy. NeuroRehabiliation. 2009 November; 24: 307-313  Published
States RA, Pappas E, Salem Y. Overground physical therapy gait training for chronic stroke patients with mobility deficits. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2009 November  Published
States RA, Lucas-Findley J, Pappas E, Salem Y. Overground Physical Therapy Gait Training for Chronic Stroke Patients with Mobility Deficits. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews. 2006 November  Published
Salem Y, Elokda A. Use Of Virtual Reality Gaming Systems For Children Who Are Critically Ill Commentary on: "Wii-Hab" in Critically Ill Children: A Pilot Trial
 
Books
Salem Y, Csiza L, Harrison M, See J. Aquatic Exercise and Multiple Sclerosis: A Patient Guide. The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America, Cherry Hill, NJ. 2014 March  Published
Salem Y, Csiza L, Harrison M, See J. Aquatic Exercise and Multiple Sclerosis: A Healthcare Professionalís Guide. The Multiple Sclerosis Association of America, Cherry Hill, NJ.. 2013  Published
Salem Y. Spinal Muscular Atrophy. In: Ashraf Zaher (Editor). ISBN: 978-953-51-0696-8, InTech. Neuromuscular Disorders. 2012  Published
 
Abstracts and Others   More...    Close... 
Salem Y, Schwarz B, Liu H, Podgore J, Holmes C. Benefits And Barriers Of Physical Therapy Students Participation In Resource-Poor International Clinical Education. Physiotherapy. 2015: 101 (Supplement 1)  Published
Hegazy F, Salem Y. Effect of lidocaine iontophoresis combined with physical therapy intervention on gait and spasticity in children with spastic hemiplegic cerebral palsy. Physiotherapy. 2015: 101 (Supplement 1)  Published
Salem Y, Liu H, Altume D, Ditthakasem K. Physical Function In Children With 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome/Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome (Digeorge Syndrome. Physiotherapy. 2015: 101 (Supplement 1)  Published
Bakry W, ELokda A, Howe L, Salem Y. Effectiveness of aquatic exercise program for patients with multiple sclerosis: a systematic review. Physiotherapy. 2015: 101 (Supplement 1)  Published
Martel R, Fugler J, Wheeler A, Yarbrough K, Salem Y, Liu H, Young A. Use of Yoga in Children with Autism: A Systematic Review of Literature. Conference Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference of the Texas Physical Therapy Association. 2014: 84-85  Published
Maser H, Salem Y, Holmes C, Miao P, Liu H. Mirror Therapy for Patients with Hemiparesis? A Systematic Review. Conference Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference of the Texas Physical Therapy Association. 2014: 83-84  Published
Salem Y, Liu H, Altume D, Ditthakasem K. Physical Function in Children with 22q11.2 Deletion Syndrome/Veloc-Cardio-Facial Syndrome. Conference Proceedings of the 2014 Annual Conference of the Texas Physical Therapy Association. 2014: 71-72  Published
Salem Y, Scott A. Effectiveness of Aquatic Exercises on Mobility Function and Quality of Life in Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis: A Randomized Controlled Trial. International Journal of MS Care. 2014; 16: 88-89  Published
Salem Y, Bakry W, Liu H. Systematic Review and Evidence-Based Clinical Recommendation for Aquatic Exercises for Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis. International Journal of MS Care. 2014;16:89. 2014 May  Published
Salem Y, Scott A. Effectiveness of Aquatic Exercises on Mobility Function and Quality of Life in Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis: A Randomized Controlled Trial.. International Journal of MS Care. 2014;16:88-89.. 2014 May  Published
Morsy M, Salem Y. The Effectiveness Of Whole Body Vibration On Bone Density In Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Systematic Review. Pediatric Physical Therapy. 2014;26,138-139. 2014 February  Published
Hegazy F, Salem Y. Effect of lidocaine iontophoresis combined with physical therapy intervention on gait and spasticity in children with spastic hemiplegic cerebral palsy. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 2013 October; 55. (Supplement): 10  Published
Salem Y, Scott A. Efficacy of Aquatic Exercise Program on Physical Functions and Quality of Life in Individuals with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Aquatic Physical Therapy. 2013 September; 21: 16-17  Published
States RA, Salem Y, Spierer DK.. A multi-year observational study of community-based exercise programming for people with Parkinsonís disease.. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy.. 2012 December; 36: 213  Published
Salem Y, Scott A, Obler D. Effects of Aquatic Exercises on Mobility Function and Quality of Life in Individuals with Multiple Sclerosis: A Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy. 2012 December; 36: 213
Salem Y, Gropack SJ, Coffin D, Godwin E. Effectiveness of a low-cost gaming system for children with developmental delay: a randomized single-blinded controlled trial. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 2011 November; 53: 46  Published
Salem Y, Gropack SJ, Coffin D, Godwin E. Effectiveness of a Low Cost Virtual Reality System for Children with Developmental Delay: A Randomized Single-blinded Controlled Trial. Physiotherapy. 2011 November; 97(S1): 1088-1089  Published
Salem Y, Scott A. Aquatic Exercises For Individuals With Systemic Lupus Erythematous: A Community-Based Study. Physiotherapy. 2011 November; 97(S1): 1089-1090  Published
Salem Y, Scott A. A community-based aquatic program for individuals with Systemic Lupus Erythematous: A Community-Based Study. Journal of Aquatic Physical Therapy. 2011 November; 19: 30-31  Published
Salem Y, Scott A, Obler D.. Effects of aquatic exercise program on functional mobility in individuals with multiple sclerosis: a community-based study in a university setting.. Conference Proceedings of the Association of School of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP). 2011 October: 20  Published
Scott A, Salem Y, Obler D.. Interdisciplinary classes and research: using aquatic wellness programs for people with disabilities.. Conference Proceedings of the Association of School of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) 2011 Annual Conference.. 2011 October: 25  Published
Obler D, Scott A, Salem Y, Belobrovka V, Harvey A, Prudent P.. Student and faculty community aquatic exercise research program for multiple sclerosis clients.. Conference Proceedings of the Association of School of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) 2011 Annual Conference,.. 2011 October: 24  Published
Salem Y, Gropack SJ, Coffin D, Godwin E. Wii gaming system for children with developmental delay: A randomized single-blinded controlled trial. Pediatric Physical Therapy. 2011 March; 23: 103  Published
Salem Y, Spierer DK, States RA, Neeseman C. Feasibility and effects of an ongoing community-based group exercise program for people with Parkinson. Conference proceedings of the Exercise and Physical Activity in Aging Conference (ExPAAC). 2010 July -   Published
Scott A, Salem Y, Concert G, Haller L, Kaminsky E, Rosario M, Shalumova G, Strachan C, Weisbrot M, Zembruski- Ruple J.. Swimming for wellness, exercise and Aquatic Therapy (SWEAT) for people with multiple sclerosis. Conference Proceedings of the 15th World Federation of Occupational Therapy (WFOT) Congress. 2010 May -   Published
Eisenzopt LL, Salem Y, Godwin EM. Use of Gaming System for Rehabilitation of an Adolescent with Post-Traumatic Brain Injury. Brain Injury. 2010 March; 24. (3): 53  Published
Eisenzopt, L.L. Salem, Y., Godwin, E.M. Use of Wii Fit Game for An Adolescent with Post-Traumatic Brain Injury. Pediatric Physical Therapy. 2010 March; 22: 138-139  Published
Spierer DK, Salem Y, States RA, Neeseman C. Short and Long Term Benefits of A Community-Based Exercise Program for People with Parkinsonís Disease. Parkinsonism and Related Disorders. 2009 December; 15(supplement): S-134  Published
States RA, Salem Y, Spierer DK., and Neesemann, C. An ongoing community-based exercise program for people with Parkinson. Journal of Movement Disorders. 2009 December: 24(12)1877  Published
Salem Y, Godwin E. Effects of Task-Oriented Training on Mobility Function in Children with Cerebral Palsy. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology. 2009 September; 51(Supplement 5): 17-18  Published
Salem Y. Effects of Aquatic Therapy Program on Motor Function in A Child with Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Journal of Aquatic Physical Therapy. 2009 August; 17(1): 25  Published
Salem Y, Gropack SJ. Aquatic Therapy for A Child with Type III Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Conference proceedings of the 13th Annual International Spinal Muscular Atrophy Research Group Meeting. 2009 June  Published
Salem Y, Gropack SJ. Effects of Aquatic Therapy Program on Motor Function in A Child with Spinal Muscular Atrophy. Pediatric Physical Therapy. 2009 March; 21: 129-130  Published
States RA, Pappas E, Salem Y. Overground Gait Training for Chronic Stroke Patients with Mobility Deficits. A Systematic Review. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy. 2007 December; 31: 207  Published
Salem Y, Afify K. Effects of Symmetrical Load Carrying on Gait Kinematics of Young Adults. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 2007 December; 37. (1): A65  Published
Afify,K, Salem Y. Effects of Different Briefcase Loads on Trunk Posture in Young Adults. Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy. 2007 January; 37. (1): A64  Published
Salem Y, Miller T. Effects of Task Oriented Respiratory Training on Respiratory Function for a Child with Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy: A Case Report. Proceedings of the 2006 New York Physical Therapy Association Research Symposium. 2006 October  Published
Zabel R, McMillan AG, Salem Y. Effects of Prolonged Standing on Gait in Children with Cerebral Palsy. Pediatric Physical Therapy. 2005 March; 17: 93  Published
 
Faculty Development / Professional Meetings   More...    Close... 
July 9 2015The 7th Annual Adventures in Autism Intervention and Research Conference
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: State/Regional 
July 6 2015Clinical Practice Guidelines Workshop, sponsored by the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
May 3 2015The International World Confederation of Physical Therapy
  Role: Presentor Scope: International 
February 7 2015Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: State/Regional 
October 17 2014Texas Physical Therapy Association 2014 Annual Conference.
  Role: Presentor Scope: State/Regional 
August 2 2014The 6h Annual Adventures in Autism Intervention and Research Conference
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: State/Regional 
July 10 2014The 21st International Scientific Meeting of Velo-Cardio-Facial Syndrome
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: National 
May 29 2014The 2014 Cooperative Meeting of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC) and the Americas Committee for Treatment and Research in Multiple Sclerosis (ACTRIMS)
  Role: Presentor Scope: International 
February 3 2014Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
February 3 2014Teaching and Learning in a Digital Age: Using Technology to Enhance Physical Therapy Education, Preconference course. Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
October 26 2013Texas Physical Therapy Association 2013 Annual Conference
  Role: Presentor Scope: State/Regional 
October 17 2013The 67th Annual Meeting of the AACPDM
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
July 27 2013The 5th Annual Adventures in Autism Intervention and Research Conference
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: State/Regional 
May 29 2013The Fifth Cooperative Meeting of the CMSC and ACTRIMS
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
May 6 2013The International World Confederation of Physical Therapy
  Role: Presentor Scope: International 
March 22 2013Kinsiotaping advanced whole body (KTC)
  Role: Attendee Scope: State/Regional 
January 21 2013The 2013 Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
December 9 2012Pediatric Tuberculosis Update. University of North Texas Health Science Center
  Role: Attendee Scope: State/Regional 
November 9 2012Variability in Childhood Development. Online course
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
October 25 2012Texas Physical Therapy Association 2012 Annual Conference
  Role: Presentor Scope: State/Regional 
July 28 2012The 4th Annual Adventures in Autism Intervention and Research Conference
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: State/Regional 
February 8 20122012 Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
October 19 2011The 2011 Association of School of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) Annual Conference
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: National 
October 12 2011American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine 65rd Annual Meeting
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
October 11 2011World Aquatic Health Conference (WAHC)
  Role: Presentor Scope: International 
August 3 2011Aquatic Intervention for Balance Deficits. Webinar course, Aquatic Section, American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: National 
June 21 2011The 16th International World Confederation of Physical Therapy Congress
  Role: Presentor Scope: International 
June 14 2011Medicaid Compliance Training. NYS Education Department.
  Role: Attendee Scope: State/Regional 
February 25 2011CITI Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative. Human Research Curriculum. Online Training Course and Certificate
  Role: Attendee Scope: State/Regional 
February 24 2011CITI Collaborative Institutional Training Initiative. Biomedical Course in the Responsible Conduct of Research Curriculum. Online Training Course and Certificate
  Role:  Scope: State/Regional 
February 9 2011Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
October 16 2010Neurologic Practice Essentials: A Measurement Toolbox. Two-day regional course sponsored by the Neurology Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: National 
August 9 2010Protecting Human Research Participants. The National Institutes of Health (NIH) Office of Extramural Research. Online Course Training and Certificate.
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
July 28 2010Exercise and Physical Activity in Aging Conference (ExPAAC)
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
February 17 2010Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
February 16 2010Gaming Augmented Physical Therapy: Beyond the Wii. Preconference Course. Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association, San Diego, CA.
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
October 23 2009New York Physical Therapy Association (NYPTA) Conference and Exhibit Show
  Role: Presentor Scope: State/Regional 
October 21 2009Bone and Joint Decade Global Network Conference
  Role: Presentor Scope: International 
September 23 2009American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine 63rd Annual Meeting
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
August 14 2009Physical Therapist Clinical Performance Instruments for Students: A self-Guided Training Course. Online course, American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
June 25 2009Proprioceptive Neuromuscular Facilitation I (PNFI). Long Island University, Brooklyn, NY. Sponsored by the Institute of Physical Art, Steamboat Springs, CO
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
June 18 200913th International Spinal Muscular Atrophy Research Meeting
  Role: Presentor Scope: International 
March 7 2009Living with Parkinson's Disease: Clinical and Personal Perspectives. An educational course sponsored by the Biology Department of the Brooklyn Campus of Long Island University and the Parkinson's Disease Foundation. Long Island University
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: Local 
February 9 2009Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
August 8 2008Current Concepts in the Management of Patients with Vestibular Dysfunction. Online course, American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
June 26 2008Faculty Development Workshop. Sponsored by the Education Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
June 11 2008Annual Physical Therapy Conference, American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
May 2 2008Young Investigator Initiative Grant Writing Workshop II. Bone and Joint Decade
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
November 17 2007Update on Pediatric Diagnosis and Management. Brooklyn/Staten Island District of the New York Physical Therapy Association (NYPTA) Annual Conference.
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: State/Regional 
February 14 2007Item-Writing Workshop of the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
February 14 2007Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
October 27 2006New York Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference
  Role: Presentor Scope: State/Regional 
April 6 2006Young Investigator Initiative Grant Writing Workshop I. Bone and Joint Decade
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
February 1 2006Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
September 23 2005American Board of Physical Therapy Examination Item Writer Workshop
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
June 8 2005Annual Physical Therapy Conference, American Physical therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
May 5 2005Human Participants Protection Education for Research Teams, National Institute of Health
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
February 24 2005Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
January 30 2005Evidence Based Practice in Pediatric Physical Therapy. Online course, American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
October 2 2003Introduction to the Neurodevelopmental Treatment Approach
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
September 1 2003Vicon Motion Analysis System Training. Specialized training on using the Vicon Motion Analysis system in providing three-dimensional motion analysis
  Role: Presentor Scope: Local 
July 1 2003Recommendations for Early Intervention Program
  Role: Attendee Scope: Local 
March 3 2003Recognizing and Reporting Signs of Child Abuse. Online course, American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
March 1 2003Topics in Physical Therapy: Pediatrics. An American Physical Therapy Association Professional Development Home Study Course
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
June 1 2002Human Participants Protection Education for Research Team, National Institute of Health (online course and certificate)
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
February 21 2002Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Attendee Scope: National 
February 13 2002Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Presentor Scope: National 
Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association
  Role: Invited Speaker Scope: National 
 
Community Engagement
Professional Service   More...    Close... 
2013 - CurrentJournal of Aquatic Physical Therapy, Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
NationalOther Volunteer ActivitiesEditor
2013 - CurrentAquatic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
NationalBoard Memberships/Elected PositionsDirector
2013 - CurrentAquatic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
NationalEditorial Review Boards/Study SectionsChairman
2013 - CurrentJournal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine
InternationalJournal/Grant ReviewerReviewer
2011 - CurrentJournal of Novel Physiotherapies
InternationalEditorial Review Boards/Study SectionsBoard Member
2011 - CurrentJournal of Aquatic Physical Therapy . Official Journal of the Aquatic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
NationalEditorial Review Boards/Study SectionsBoard Member
2010 - CurrentJournal of Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology
InternationalJournal/Grant ReviewerReviewer
2010 - Currentjournal of Disability and Rehabilitation. Official Journal of the International Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
InternationalJournal/Grant ReviewerReviewer
2009 - CurrentAbstract Reviewers for the Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association (Neurology Section)
NationalOther Volunteer ActivitiesReviewer
- CurrentResearch Committee of the Neurology Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.
NationalOther Volunteer ActivitiesCommittee Member
- CurrentReviewer, European Journal of Neurology. Official journal of the European Federation of Neurological Societies
InternationalJournal/Grant ReviewerReviewer
- CurrentJournal of NeuroEngineering and Rehabilitation
InternationalJournal/Grant ReviewerReviewer
2013 - 2013Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association - Task Force
NationalOther Volunteer ActivitiesCo-Chair
2006 - 2011Journal of Neurologic Physical therapy. The official journal of the Neurology Section, American Physical Therapy Association.
NationalJournal/Grant ReviewerReviewer
2007 - 2009Specialization Academy of Content Expert (SACE). American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties
NationalOther Volunteer ActivitiesTeam Member
2005 - 2006National Physical Therapy Exam Item Writer Federation of State Board of Physical Therapy (FSBPT). Preparation and writing exam question for the National Physical Therapy Board Examination
National
Community Service
2010 - 2012Egyptian Physical Therapy Association in USA
InternationalBoard Memberships/Elected PositionsBoard Member
 
Last Updated: May 3rd 2016