Jamie Haines is an Assistant Professor in the Physical Therapy Department at Central Michigan University. She received her Master of Science in physical therapy from grand Valley State University (1995) and a DScPT from Oakland University (2014). She is a Board Certified Neurologic Clinical Specialist through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, certified in 2005 and recertified in 2015 and is a Parkinson’s Foundation Physical Therapy Faculty Scholar. Jamie has been recognized for her dynamic teaching style and received an Excellence in Teaching Award in 2020 at CMU. Dr. Haines oversees physical therapy services at Hands for Health, a student led pro bono clinic at CMU and supervises students in the program’s weekly exercise and dance classes for people with neurologic conditions. Dr. Haines’ research interests include Parkinson’s Disease, use of assistive technology to promote recovery principles, and teaching and learning principles in DPT education. She has practiced in acute, ICU, subacute, outpatient, and community wellness settings. She is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association including Academies of Neurologic PT, Acute Care and Education.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Jamie Haines has employment relationships with Central Michigan University, NeuroSpark Online Education Collaborative, and Inspire Outcomes, LLC. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Jamie Haines is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, the Michigan Physical Therapy Association, the International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society, and the Association of Safe Patient Handling Professionals.