Hear from three Nazareth College Physical Therapy professors at the Upstate New York Student Conclave. Michael talks about his passions and the importance of connections. Andrew elaborates on what he brings to the profession taking a nontraditional route to PT. Wrapping up the episode, Jennifer shares lessons learned from her patients in the adult neuro and pediatrics settings.

Michael Huson received his DPT from A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ. He is currently a professor in the PT program at Nazareth College and owner of Huson Physical Therapy.

Book Michael recommended: The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, by Douglas Adams

Andrew Bartlett received his PhD in Physical Therapy from Nova Southwestern University. He currently teaches full time at Nazareth College and works part time in the home health setting.

Book Andrew recommended: But Where is the Lamb, by James Goodman

Jennifer Fay received her master of science in PT from Ithaca college. She has practiced in various settings for 20 years and is currently teaching full time at Nazareth College in the PT program.

Book Jennifer recommended: Quiet, by Susan Cain

Want to know more about someone mentioned in the episode?

Michael Napierala: http://peakptrochester.com/michael-napierala/

Ellen Hillegas: http://www.educationresourcesinc.com/faculty-details/ellen-hillegass

J.J. Mowder-Tinney: https://www2.naz.edu/dept/physical-therapy/faculty-staff/jj-mowder-tinney/


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