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 J. Mueller, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Washington University School of Medicine

Gerard P. Brennan, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Intermountain Physical Therapy

Cory L. Christiansen, PT, PhD

University of Colorado, Denver

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, PhD, MS

University of Florida

Steven L. Wolf, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Emory University School of Medicine

Julie K. Tilson, PT, DPT, MS

APTA Section on Research Liaison
University of Southern California