Katherine James, PT, DPT, CSCS

  • Assistant Professor

    Education

    Doctor of Physical Therapy (2009) University of Maryland Eastern Shore
    BS, Exercise Science (2006) University of Delaware

    Certifications

    National Strength and Conditioning Association Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
    Titleist Performance Institute Certified Golf Fitness Instructor
    Functional Movement Systems Certified
    Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists)

    Bio

    Dr. James began teaching at UMES is the Fall of 2016 after working primarily in the outpatient orthopedic setting.  Her primary teaching responsibilities include: Therapeutic Exercise I, Therapeutic Exercise III, Physical Agents, and Electrophysiology. Dr. James is a member of the APTA, Orthopedic Section, as well as the Executive Women’s Golf Association. 

    Courses

    PHYT 630 PT Procedures III - Musculoskeletal
    PHYT 624 Therapeutic Exercise I- Basics and Essentials
    PHYT 626 PT Procedures IV- Electrophysiology
    PHYT632 Therapeutic Exercise III- Exercise Testing and Prescription for Special Populations

    Areas of Interest

    Golf Fitness
    Orthopedic/Sports Physical Therapy
    Functional Movement