Faculty Bios

For a full list of faculty, clinicians, and staff in the Department, click here.

Academic Faculty

Faculty Name Title
Diane D. Allen, PT, PhD Professor, SFSU
Stephen Baxter, PT, MPT, DPT Assistant Clinical Professor
Nancy Nies Byl, PT, MPH, PhD, FAPTA Professor & Chair Emeritus, UCSF
Myriam Chaumeil, PhD Assistant Professor, UCSF
Christopher DaPrato, PT, MS, DPT, SCS, CSCS, PES Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF
Amber Fitzsimmons, PT, MS, DPTSc Assistant Professor, UCSF
Erin Green, PT, DPT, OCS Assistant Professor, UCSF
Ann Hallum, PT, PhD Professor & Dean of Graduate Studies, SFSU
Theresa Jaramillo, PT, MS, DPT Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF
Wendy Katzman, PT, DPTSc, OCS Professor, UCSF
Jeannette Q. Lee, PT, PhD, CLT, CSCS Associate Professor, SFSU
Kenneth Leung, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF
Andrew Lui, PT, DPT Professor, UCSF
Monika Patel, PT, DPT, NCS, MSCS Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF
Sarah Balys Pawlowsky, PT, DPT, OCS Associate Clinical Professor, SFSU
Erica A. Pitsch, PT, MPT, DPT, NCS Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF
Catherine Printz, PT, DPT, NCS Assistant Clinical Professor, UCSF
Sandra Radtka, PT, PhD Professor, SFSU
Susanna Rosi, PhD Professor, UCSF
Alison Scheid, PT, DPT, OCS, NCS Associate Clinical Professor, UCSF
Betty Smoot, PT, DPTSc, MAS Associate Professor, UCSF
Richard Souza, PT, PhD Professor, UCSF
Patricia Tobase, PT, DPT, OCS Clinical Professor, UCSF
Kimberly S. Topp, PT, PhD, FAAA Professor & Chair, UCSF
Linda Wanek, PT, PhD Professor & Chair, SFSU

Affiliated Faculty

Faculty Name Clinic/University Affiliation
Christina Allen, MD UCSF, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Carla Krystin Andrade, PT, PhD Ontario Telemedicine Network, Volunteer Clinical Faculty
Thaomy V. Beltran, PT, DPT, PCS SFSU, UCSF Medical Center, Benioff Children's Hospital
William Boissonnault, PT, DHSc, DPT, FAAOMPT, FAPTA American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
Tamar Brand-Perez, PT, DPT  
Paul Carlisle, PT, MPT, GCS San Mateo Medical Center, Volunteer Clinical Faculty
Natalie Crittendon, OTR/L, MS  
Chris Holland, PT, MS UCSF Medical Center, Volunteer Clinical Faculty
Laura Hutto, PT, MS, DPT Peninsula Sports Medicine
Matthew Lee, PhD SFSU, Department of Kinesiology
Gretchen Leff, DPT, MSPT, OCS, CPI Stanford Hospital and Clinics
Arlene McCarthy, PT, MS, DPT, NCS Kaiser Permanente
Igor Mitrovic, MD UCSF, Department of Physiology
Henry Sanchez, MD UCSF, Department of Pathology
Giancarlo Scalise, PT, DPT CCS Alameda County, Volunteer Clinical Faculty
Donald Sokolski, PT, MS Kaiser Permanente San Francisco
Sharon Youmans, PharmD, MPH UCSF, Department of Clinical Pharmacy

 

Volunteer Clinical Faculty

Faculty Name Clinic/University Affiliation
Kendall Alway, DPT Oakland VA Outpatient Physical Therapy Clinic
Tiffany Asp, DPT, OCS Stanford Health Care
Sharon Bang (Kerr), PT, MS UCSF Medical Center
Christina Berdoulay, PT, MPT Kaiser Permanente
Gillian Burgess, BS, OTR UCSF Medical Center
Patrick Callahan, PT, MA Kaiser Permanente
Lowen Cattolico, PT, MS, OCS UCSF Medical Center/Outpatient Faculty Practice
Nora Chun-Uba, BS, OTR UCSF Medical Center
Maurine (Laura) Coco, PT, MSPT UCSF Medical Center
Miriam Crennan, BS, OTR UCSF Medical Center
Bevin Daniels, PT, DPT, OCS UCSF Medical Center/Outpatient Faculty Practice
Peter Edgelow, PT, DPT Physiotherapy Associates
Heidi Engel, PT, DPT UCSF Medical Center
Mike Gaddini, PT, DPT Apex Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine
Jane Galvan, PT, DPT, OCS Balance in Motion Physical Therapy
Nicole Goldberg, PT, MPT, GCS UCSF Medical Center
Erin Hallett, PT, DPT UCSF Medical Center
Rebecca Hariri, PT, MSPT, DPT UCSF Medical Center
Cathy Hoang, PT, DPT, OCS UCSF Medical Center/Outpatient Faculty Practice
Lisa (Elise) Johanson, PT, MS, DPT Stanford/VA Alzheimer's Research Center
Hidelisa Manibusan, PT, DPT, MTC, CLT, OCS UCSF Medical Center
Lise McCarthy, PT, MS, DPT, GCS McCarthy's Interactive Physical Therapy
Marsha Melnick, PT, PhD Therapeutic Associates
Elizabeth Miracle, PT, MS UCSF Medical Center/Miracle Physical Therapy
Annette O'Gorman, BS, OTR UCSF Medical Center
Michelle Oberst, PT, DPT, CEEAA UCSF Medical Center
Karen Queally (Johnston), PT, MS Kaiser Permanente
Martha (Marty) Radovich, PT, DPT, GCS Kaiser Permanente
Richard Ritter, PT, MA, DPT, OCS UCSF Medical Center
Monica Rivera, PT, MS, DPTSc UCSF Medical Center
Mary Ellen Rogers, CCC/SLP, MA UCSF Medical Center
Steve Ryan, PT, MPT Anjou Physical Therapy & Wellness
Helen Sang, BS, OTR UCSF Medical Center
Bonnie Seaman, PT, MA Formerly San Francisco General Hospital & Trauma Center
Neha Seth, PT, MS UCSF Medical Center
Patricia (Patsi) Sinnott, PT, PhD VA Health Economics Resource Center
Matt Stark, PT, DPT, FAAOMPT Kaiser Permanente
Jean-Pierre Viel, PT, DPT, OCS Mt. Eden Physical Therapy
Rami Weinberg, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS UCSF Medical Center/Outpatient Faculty Practice
Chris Zampach, PT, MEd, DPT Formerly UCSF Medical Center