Rehabilitation Sciences

Kathy Schaefer

Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education

Contact Information:

Armstrong Center - Room 205


BA French,University of Virginia
MBA, College of Williams & Mary
MSPT, Armstrong Atlantic State University
DPT, Simmons College

Dr. Schaefer joined the staff in May, 2008.  She teaches clinical and professional basics, legal and management issues, courses in geriatrics as well as a clinical simulation course. She is a member of the Education and Acute Care sections of the American Physical Therapy Assocation (APTA). She continues to work at one of the local hospitals in both acute care and in-patient rehabilitation.  With a work history in corporate and manufacturing environments, she brings a unique perspective to the delivery of health care.

Dr. Schaefer has been an active member of the APTA since 1999. She is currently serving as the Vice-President and Newsletter Editor for the Physical Therapy Association of Georgia (PTAG).