Professional Bio

Education

  • Ph.D., Physical Therapy, University of Miami, 1999
  • M.S., Physical Therapy, University of Miami, 1990
  • B.A., Exercise Science, Occidental College, 1987

Professional Membership

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)

Expertise & Certifications

Expertise

  • Adult and Pediatric Neurology

Research & Scholarship

Research Interests

Postural Control for Individuals with Neurologic Dysfunction

Recent Publications

Dean, E., Dornelas de Andrade, A., O’Donoghue, G., Skinner, M., Umereh, G., Beenen, P., … Tschoepe, B, Wong, W., Pong, Footer, C et al. (2014). The Second Physical Therapy Summit on Global Health: developing an action plan to promote health in daily practice and reduce the burden of non-communicable diseases. Physiotherapy Theory & Practice, 30(4), 261–275. doi:10.3109/09593985.2013.856977

Downey, P., Flores, A. M. , Footer, C. B. , Greene, . V. , Hartley, G., Kunkel, K, Moore, J, Raya, M, Sanchez, N, Wahl, D, (2010). Career Development and Leadership: The Curious Case of the Class of 1990-20 Years Later. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, California.

Footer, C., Winkler, P., & Smith, M. B. (2010). A Model to Facilitate Student Clinical Decision-Making for the Patient/Client With a Neuromuscular Condition. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, California.

Footer, C., Chandler, A., Downey, R., Hogan, M., Hunt, S., Smith, Peter, Smulligan, Katherine, Whalen, Andrea, (2010). Postural perturbation training in children with cerebral palsy, spastic hemiplegia. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, California.

Recent Presentations

Hoffman, L, Footer, C, Winkler, P, Smith, M (2011). Teaching Decision-Making: A Module For Curriculum Development for the Examination and Evaluation of Clients with Neuromuscular Conditions. World Congress for Physical Therapy. Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Hoffman, L, Footer, C, Winkler, P, Smith, M (2011). Clinical Decision Making: A Module for Curriculum Development for the Selection and Progression of Interventions for Clients with Neuromuscular Conditions. World Congress for Physical Therapy. Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Downey, P., Flores, A. M. , Footer, C. B. , Greene, J. V. , Hartley, G., Kunkel, K, Moore, J, Raya, M, Sanchez, N, Wahl, D, (2010). Career Development and Leadership: The Curious Case of the Class of 1990-20 Years Later. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, California.

Footer, C., Winkler, P., & Smith, M. B. (2010). A Model to Facilitate Student Clinical Decision-Making for the Patient/Client With a Neuromuscular Condition. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, California.

Footer, C., Chandler, A., Downey, R., Hogan, M., Hunt, S., Smith, Peter, Smulligan, Katherine, Whalen, Andrea, (2010). Postural perturbation training in children with cerebral palsy, spastic hemiplegia. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, California.