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Cole Galloway

Cole Galloway

Associate Chair

Physical Therapy Department
311 McKinly Lab/329 & 060C McKinly Lab

Research Interest

Dr. Galloway's research focuses on motor behaviors of infants. He is especially interested in how neural, biomechanical, behavioral and environmental influences interaction as infants learn to coordinate their early head, arm and leg behaviors for later skills such as reaching, sitting and walking.


  • Post-Doc Indiana University, Esther Thelen, Ph.D., 1999-2000, Development
  • Ph.D University of Arizona 1998, Physiological Sciences Infant
  • BS Medical College of Virginia, 1989, Physical Therapy
  • MSBS University of Southern Mississippi, 1987, Exercise Science,Biology

Honors & Awards

  • Honor Graduate, Univ. of Southern Mississippi. 1987
  • Gold Key Society, senior leadership award, Univ. Of Southern Mississippi. 1987
  • Dean's Council, Medical College of Virginia. 1988-89
  • Terry Wise Memorial Award for Clinical Excellence, Medical College of Virginia. 1989
  • Predoctoral Fellow-NIH Training Program in Motor Control Neurobiology, Univ. of Arizona. 1994-1997
  • Graduate College Scholarship, Physiological Sciences, Univ. of Arizona, 1995
  • International Travel Award, University of Delaware, 2002
  • ERRIS/NIH Grant workshop Scholarship, 2003
  • Margaret L. Moore Outstanding New Academic Faculty Member, American Physical Therapy Association, 2005
  • APTA Pediatric Section Research, Award 2010
  • Patricia Leahy Doctoral Scholarship, Neurology Section, APTA 1996

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