Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Kirsten C Moisio, PT, PhD

Kirsten C Moisio, PT, PhD

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences

Focus of Work

Bio

Kirsten Moisio, PT, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University. She received her PhD in anatomy from Rush University and her physical therapy degree from Washington University in St. Louis. She teaches human anatomy to physical therapy and medical students at the Feinberg School of Medicine. Her primary research interests are in the field of knee osteoarthritis, specifically how dynamic loading (particularly as a...[Read full text]Kirsten Moisio, PT, PhD, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and Human Movement Sciences at Northwestern University. She received her PhD in anatomy from Rush University and her physical therapy degree from Washington University in St. Louis. She teaches human anatomy to physical therapy and medical students at the Feinberg School of Medicine. Her primary research interests are in the field of knee osteoarthritis, specifically how dynamic loading (particularly as assessed during quantitative gait analysis) can affect progression of the disease. She has received the Best Teachers of Feinberg Award for her excellence in teaching and mentorship as a professor at the Feinberg School of Medicine.[Shorten text]

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Education and Certification

  • PT: Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, Physical Therapy (1994)
  • PhD: Rush Medical College, Anatomy (2002)

Contact

312/908-8160

645 N Michigan Avenue, Suite Suite 1100
Chicago IL 60611