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Karen M. Avino

Karla Ann Bell

Director, Clinical Education
Secondary Appt. Assistant Professor

Physical Therapy Department
053 McKinly Lab/317 McKinly Lab
302-831-8893
karlab@udel.edu


Education

  • 2004 University of Massachusetts-Lowell – tDPT: Physical Therapy
  • 1997 University of Massachusetts-Lowell – MPT: Physical Therapy
  • 1993 University of Pittsburgh – B.S.: Biology & Chemistry

Licensure/Certifications

Delaware Physical Therapist #J1-0002353 (June 2008)

  • American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists, Geriatric Certified Specialist (2012)
  • American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists, Orthopedic Certified Specialist (2009)
  • APTA Certified Clinical Instructor (2005)
  • American Red Cross Emergency First Responder (Expires 2014)
  • American Red Cross Emergency CPR/AED Professional Rescuer/HC Provider (Expires 2014)
  • Certified Case Manager(2009)

Honors/Awards

  • Signe Brunnstrom Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching, American Physical Therapy Association, 2012

Professional Organizations/Societies

Teaching Experience

  • Clinical Management in Physical Therapy (Spring 2009-present)
    • Univeristy of Delaware DPT Program
    • Course Instructor
  • Musculoskeletal Evaluation and Treatment (Summer 2009)
    • University of Delaware DPT Program
    • Teaching Assistant
  • Geriatrics - "Musculoskeletal Aging" (Fall 2010-present)
    • University of Delaware DPT Program
    • Lecturer
  • Physical Therapy As A Profession, HESC class(Fall 2008-2011)
    • University of Delaware HESC
  • Clinical Reasoning in Physical Therapy (Summer, Fall 2006)
    • University of Massachusetts-Lowell tDPT program
    • Course Instructor
  • Principles of Neurological Physical Therapy (Fall 2005)
    • University of Connecticut
    • Lecture
  • Special Topics in Physical Therapy (Spring 2005,2006)
    • University of Connecticut
    • Lecturer
  • Basic Eval Techniques - Orthopaedic Lecture (Spring 2005, 2006)
    • University of Connecticut
    • Lecturer

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