Scientific Advisory Committee

Selected by the Board of Trustees, the SAC is comprised of researchers, clinicians, business representatives, and/or others who provide guidance, advice and counsel the BOT on internal and external factors that affect the future of research relevant to physical therapy. The committee’s deliberations and recommendations will seek to ensure continuity in planning, consensus regarding Foundation priorities, and the development of appropriate programs.

Karen Lohmann Siegel, PT, MA

Scientific Advisory Committee Chair
Department of Veterans Affairs/Veterans Health Administration
Health Services Research and Development Service

Michael Mueller, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Washington University School of Medicine

Gerard Brennan, PT, PhD

Intermountain Physical Therapy

Cory Christiansen, PT, PhD

University of Colorado, Denver

Rebecca Craik, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Arcadia University

Timothy W. Flynn, PT, PhD

South College

James J. Irrgang, PT, PhD, FAPTA

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Calista Kelly, PT, DPT

Dorian Rose, PT, MS, PhD

University of Florida

Steven L. Wolf, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Emory University School of Medicine

Gammon Earhart, PT, PhD

APTA Section on Research Liaison
Washington University in St. Louis