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Dr. Justin T. Mierzwicki
Clinical Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy

Academic Areas of Expertise:

  • Geriatric Physical Therapy

  • Pathophysiology

  • Acute Care Physical Therapy

Courses Taught at LVC

PHT 614  Pathophysiology

PHT 635  Physical Therapy in the Inpatient Setting

PHT 638  Geriatric Physical Therapy

PHT 734  Selected Physical Therapy Topics

 

Research Topics:

Physical therapy intervention studies with a focus on the frail older adult population.

Professional Leadership & Major Awards

Positions and Awards

 

  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatric Physical Therapy

  • Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association Southcentral District Delegate

  • American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS), Specialization Academy of Content Experts (SACE)

 

 

 

Scholarly Work

Publications

Peer-Review Poster Presentation:

Mierzwicki JT, Good T, Greer C, Reed D. The Impact of the Walk With Ease Program on Pain, Ambulation and Self-Reported Quality of Life in Individuals with Lower Extremity Osteoarthritis. APTA CSM New Orleans, 2-23-18.

Mierzwicki, JT, Arnst M, Illis A, Linderman E, Martin Z, Swokel A, and Swokel M. The impact of high-intensity resistance training on strength, function and quality of life in older adults who are pre-frail and frail: a pilot study. Accepted for presentation at Combined Sections Meeting of the APTA, Washington DC, 1-26-19.



Peer-Reviewed Manuscript Publication:

Mierzwicki JT, Good TA, Reed DC and Greer CD. The impact of the Walk With Ease program on lower extremity strength and ambulation in individuals with osteoarthritis. Phys Ther Rehabil. 2018; 5:12. http://dx.doi.org/10.7243/2055-2386-5-12.



Peer-Reviewed Platform Presentation:

Mierzwicki JT, Arnst M, Illis A, Linderman E, Martin Z, Swokel A, Swokel M. The impact of high-intensity resistance training on strength, function and quality of life in older adults who are pre-frail and frail: a pilot study. PPTA Annual Conference, October 20, 2018.

Contact Info

Email Address

mierzwic@lvc.edu

Location

AHPP 211

Phone Number

717-867-6840