Maureen Whitford PT, PhD is an Assistant Professor in the Physical Therapy Department at Cleveland State University, where she teaches pathology and treatment techniques for neurologically impaired patients and also conducts research exploring recovery post-stroke. Maureen received her BS in Physical Therapy from The Ohio State University, her MHS from the University of Indianapolis Krannert School of Physical Therapy, her MS in Biokinesiology from the University of Southern California, and her PhD in Rehabilitation Science from the University of Minnesota. She has presented locally and nationally on recovery of patients post-stroke. Dr. Whitford has broad clinical experience treating patients post-stroke in a variety of settings for over 23 years. She currently practices prn in the acute rehab unit at Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Her courses emphasize theoretical underpinnings of motor learning and neuroplasticity as they relate to current treatment interventions and integration into practice.
Promotion of Recovery Post-Stroke: Evidence Based Therapy in Current Healthcare Environments.