Scientific Review Committee

Selected by the Foundation’s Board of Trustees, the SRC is composed of physical therapists and other individuals with experience in preparing students for research careers. The SRC reviews applications and makes recommendations to the Foundation’s Board of Trustees for final approval.

If you meet the SRC Selection Criteria and are interested in joining this all-volunteer committee and serving as a reviewer – or know of someone who could serve as an application reviewer- please email for more information.

W. Todd Cade, PT, PhD

Scientific Review Committee Chair
Washington University in St. Louis

Laura C. Schmitt, MPT, PhD

The Ohio State University College of Medicine

Mark D. Bishop, MHS, PhD

University of Florida

Michael R. Borich, DPT, PhD

Emory University School of Medicine

Stacey C. Dusing, PT, PhD, PCS

Virginia Commonwealth University

Julie M. Fritz, PT, PhD, FAPTA

University of Utah

Victoria A. Moerchen, PT, PhD

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Margaret O’Neil, PT, MSPT, PhD, MPH

Drexel University

Patricia Ohtake, PT, MSc, PhD

State University of New York at Buffalo

E. Todd Schroeder, PhD, FACSM

University of Southern California

Tim C. Sell, PT, MS, PhD

Duke Univesity

LaDora V. Thompson, PT, PhD

Boston University

Lori J. Tuttle, MPT, PhD

San Diego State University

Meghan Warren, PT, MPH, PhD

Northern Arizona University

Ad Hoc Reviewers:

Kristin R. Archer PT, PhD, DPT
Vanderbilt University

Janet Freburger, MSPT, PhD
University of Pittsburgh

Laurita M. Hack, PT, DPT, MBA, PhD, FAPTA
Temple University

T. George Hornby, PT, DPT, PhD
Indiana University School of Medicine

Beth M. McManus PT, MPH, ScD
Colorado School of Public Health