Jennifer Jewell

Jennifer Jewell
Associate Teaching Professor and Adviser, Physical Therapist Assistant
Office Phone
Office Location
204A Forker Lab
147 Shenango Avenue
Sharon, PA 16146
Biography

In addition to Dr. Jewell’s role on campus, she is actively involved in the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).  She has held various leadership positions in the APTA Education Section Physical Therapist Assistant Educators Special Interest Group currently serving as vice chair.  She has presented at the APTA’s Combined Sections Meeting National Conference four times and has also served as a facilitator twice  for round table discussions.  She mentors her students annually in a community service based program to emphasize the importance of physical activity to local pre-school children.  Her local community involvement is also extended to Mercer County Toys for Tots and Sharon’s Walk to End Alzheimer’s.  

Research Interests

Role of Physical Therapist Assistant in the clinical setting

Educational needs of the Physical Therapist Assistant

Education

Doctorate in Physical Therapy, Chatham University

Masters in Physical Therapy, Arcadia University (formerly Beaver College)

Bachelor in Health Sciences, Lock Haven University