Kristen E. Snarski

  • Assistant Professor
    Physical Therapy Program

Accreditations

Board-certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy (PCS)

Certified Sensory Integration and Praxis Test Administrator

Courses Taught

Academic Year 2017-2018

GDPT 841 Foundations in Pediatrics (Course Coordinator)

GDPT 843/845 Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention for Neuromuscular Movement Dysfunction I (Course Coordinator)

GDPT 853/855 Examination, Evaluation, and Intervention for Neuromuscular Movement Dysfunction II (Instructor)

GDPT 867 Clinical Synthesis II (Course Coordinator)

GDPT 814 Evidence Based Practice I (Course Coordinator)

GDPT 844 Evidence Based Practice II (Course Coordinator)

GDPT 854 Evidence Based Practice III (Course Coordinator)

Educational History

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, UT, 2018, PhD, Pediatric Science

University of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, IN, 1993, MHS, Pediatrics

Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY, 1983, BS, Physical Therapy

Professional Experience

Assistant Professor, Gannon University, Department of Physical Therapy, Erie, PA, 2012-present

Physical Therapist, Barber National Institute, Erie, PA, 2014-present

Physical Therapist, Achievement Center, Erie, PA, 2003-2013

Owner, Resource Physical Therapy, Erie, PA, 1993-2003

Assistant Director of Physical Therapy, Lake Erie Institute of Rehabilitation (LEIR), Erie, PA, 1992-1993

Staff Physical Therapist, Lake Erie Institute of Rehabilitation (LEIR), Erie, PA, 1987-1992

Professional Societies

American Physical Therapy Association- member since 1987

  • Pediatric Section
  • Early Intervention Special Interest Group

 

 

Scholarship/Research

My research interests include the measurement of infant physical activity and the role of physical activity in motor development, the interplay and reciprocal influences of gross motor and cognitive development in infants and toddlers.

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