Wendy Romney, PT, DPT, NCS
Clinical Assistant Professor
Examination and treatment of patients with neurological dysfunction, use of rehabilitation technology in treatment of patients with neurological dysfunction, outcome measure use in patients with spinal cord injury.
Wendy joined Sacred Heart University in August 2011 as a Clinical Assistant Professor with prior clinical experience in acute rehabilitation and outpatient neurological rehabilitation. In 2010, she became a neurological certified specialist (NCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists. She continues to practice in the faculty practice as well as in two local hospitals in CT (Gaylord Specialty Care, Wallingford, CT and Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital, Hartford, CT). She is a board member of the Connecticut Physical Therapy Association and a member of the Neurologic, Acute and Education sections in the American Physical Therapy Association. She has presented at the state and national level in topics of physical therapy.
Degrees and Certifications
DPT, Ithaca College
MSPT, Ithaca College
BS, Clinical Science, Ithaca College
Currently Ph.D. student in Health Sciences at University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Specialty or Specialist Certification/Training
Neurologic Certified Specialist
Physical Therapy Management of Patients with Medically Complex Issues,
Physical Therapy Management of Patients with Neurological Dysfunction
Teaching Areas: Neurologic rehabilitation, cardiopulmonary, amputation and prosthetics, spinal cord injury
Research Interests & Grants
Treatment of patients with spinal cord injury and multiple sclerosis. Knowledge Translation. Translating evidence into practice.