Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Lois D Hedman, DScPT

Lois D Hedman, DScPT

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences

Focus of Work


I am interested in developing the basic requirements of walking into a clinical tool to guide examination and intervention. I am also interested in describing, measuring and intervening in balance dysfunction post-stroke. Third, I am interested in the development of clinical decision making in PT students.


Education and Certification

  • PT: U Delaware, Physical Therapy (1978)
  • MS: Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Physical Therapy (1987)
  • DScPT: University of Alabama, Physical Therapy (2012)



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