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Department of Physical Therapy



*Effective April 29, 2015, the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Briar Cliff University has been granted Candidate for Accreditation status by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, VA, 22314; phone: 703-706-3245; email: accreditation@apta.org). Candidate for Accreditation is a pre-accreditation status of affiliation with the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education that indicates that the program is progressing toward accreditation and may matriculate students in technical/professional courses. Candidate for Accreditation is not an accreditation status nor does it assure eventual accreditation.

Mar 2, 2017

Briar Cliff professor receives national physical therapy service award

Feb 18, 2017

Pro-bono physical therapy clinic helps Siouxland’s uninsured, underinsured

Jul 19, 2016

Briar Cliff welcomes Dr. Klappa, professor of physical therapy

Jun 17, 2016

White coat ceremony marks major step for BCU physical therapy students

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Department of Physical Therapy Staff

Amy Brower
Adjunct Instructor, Doctor of Physical Therapy* program
712-577-0666
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Patrick Cross
Program Director, tenured Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy* program
712-279-1708
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Patrick Hauer
Assistant Program Director, Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy* program
712-279-5559
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Sue Klappa
Professor of Physical Therapy
712-279-5560
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Eric Strong
Associate Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy* program; CHCI Director
712-279-5371
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Jason Adams
Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy program
712-279-1650
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Heidi Nelson
Director of Clinical Education, Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy* program
712-279-5478
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Brian Wienk
Assistant Director of Clinical Education, Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy* program

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Meggen Lloyd
Administrative Assistant, Doctor of Physical Therapy* Program
712-279-5280
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Roy Osborn
Adjunct Instructor, Doctor of Physical of Therapy* program
Brett Bieber
Adjunct Instructor, Doctor of Physical of Therapy* program
Nicolle Samuels
Adjunct Instructor, Doctor of Physical of Therapy* program
Sandi Burns
Associated Faculty, Doctor of Physical Therapy* program
Matt Dewald
Instructor, Doctor of Physical Therapy* program
712-279-5597
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