Valerie Hogan

Assistant Professor

Valerie Hogan

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

College of Allied Health Sciences
Department of Physical Therapy

Bio

Valerie Williams is an assistant professor or physical therapy, physical therapist, certified orthopaedic specialist, dance and performing arts rehabilitation specialist, and orthopaedic and sports medicine researcher.

  • (706) 721-2743
  • EC1336

Education

  • Ph.D., Rehabilitation Science University of Pittsburgh - Pit, 2016

  • MS, Rehabilitation and Therapeutic University of Pittsburgh - Pit, 2010

  • DPT, Physical Therapy/Therapist Slippery Rock University, 2008

  • BS, Kinesiology and Exercise Scien Slippery Rock University, 2005

Certifications

  • Physical Therapist State of SC, 2018

  • PTL State of SC, 2018

  • Physical Therapist State of Pennsylvania, 2008

Awards & Honors

  • Mary McMillan Scholarship American Physical Therapy Association, 2008

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • BEFD 5101

    Business Ethics Foundations I
  • PTHP 7222

    Found of Phy Therapy
  • HONR 4000H

    Honors Thesis
  • PTHP 8132

    Orthopaedics II
  • PTHP 8204

    Research IV
  • PTHP 7331

    Orthopaedics I

Teaching Interests

orthopaedic physical therapy examination and intervention foundations and general concepts of physical therapy evidence based practice research

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • An analysis of musculoskeletal variables, compared to team norms, leading to an anterior cruciate ligament rupture in a female soccer player, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Home-based physical activity interventions for breast cancer patients receiving primary therapy: a systematic review, 2019
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Bone mineral density in multi-genre collegiate dance majors compared to healthy controls, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • Relationship of performance on the Sensory Organization Test to landing characteristics, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • The Augusta, Georgia breast cancer survivor study, 2018
    Journal Article, Academic Journal

Research Interests

sports and dance injuries rehabilitation and injury prevention injury epidemiology balance assessment lower extremity biomechanics and strength

Department Service

  • DPT New Curriculum Development Task Force 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Curriculum Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Foundational Contnet Committee 2018 - Present

  • Orthopaedic Conent Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Research Committee 2018 - Present

    Role: Committee Member

College Service

  • CAHS Research Council 2019 - Present

    Role: Committee Member
  • Layman Family Scholarship Committee 2018 - 2019

    Role: Committee Member

Professional Service

  • Physiotherapy Theory and Practice 2018 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Medical Problems of Performing Artists 2016 - Present

    Role: Editor, Journal Editor
  • International Association for Dance Medicine and Science 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Conference Paper
  • Journal of Dance Medicine and Science 2015 - Present

    Role: Reviewer, Journal Article
  • Development Committee of IADMS 2016 - 2018

    Role: Committee Member

Public Service

  • Augusta Ballet 2017 - Present

    Role: Board Member