Donald A. Neumann, P.T., Ph.D., F.A.P.T.A.
Department of Physical Therapy
Schroeder Complex 219
(414) 288-3319

Dr. Neumann’s clinical background as a physical therapist started at Woodrow Wilson Rehabilitation Center, in Virginia, where he concentrated on the rehabilitation of persons following spinal cord injury. After completing his graduate studies, Don joined the faculty at Marquette University in1986, where he is currently a Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy.

Many of Dr. Neumann’s published research articles have been funded by the National Arthritis Foundation. Through funding from the Paralyzed Veterans of America, Don has produced educational videos entitled: Kinesiologic Principles to Enhance the Functional and Movement Potential in Persons with Quadriplegia.

Don is the author of Kinesiology of the Musculoskeletal System: Foundations for Rehabilitation, published by Elsevier (2010) and co-author of Essentials of Kinesiology for the Physical Therapist Assistant (Elsevier, 2009). Don is also Associate Editor of the Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy.

Since 1988, each July Dr. Neumann directs a four-day human gross anatomy dissection course for a wide range of medical and health professionals. This very popular course, presented on the campus of Marquette University, combines anatomy dissection and lectures on kinesiology.

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Contact Marquette's Physical Therapy Program

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Marquette University Program in Physical Therapy
Schroeder Complex, 346
P.O. Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI 53201-1881
Phone: (414) 288-7161
Fax: (414) 288-5987