Danille Parker, PT, D.P.T., GCS, CEEAA

Danille Parker, PT, D.P.T., GCS, CEEAA
Danille Parker, PT, D.P.T., GCS, CEEAAMarquette University

Schroeder Complex, 346

MilwaukeeWI53201United States of America
(414) 288-3179

Clinical Associate Professor, Co-Director of Clinical Education

Physical Therapy

Danille Parker is the Director of Clinical Education and a Clinical Associate Professor for the Physical Therapy Department at Marquette University. She joined the program in 2000 as Adjunct Clinical Faculty and a Lab Supervisor for Patient Management I and II, Lifespan/Geriatric and Pathophysiology and Aging courses.

Danille received her Bachelor’s of Life Science degree, Masters of Physical Therapy degree from Loma Linda University in Loma Linda, California, and Doctor of Physical Therapy from Nova Southeastern University in Fort Lauderdale, FL. She has a well-rounded clinical background, working in inpatient acute and rehab hospitals, outpatient and nursing home settings. She has special interest in management and treatment of clients with Parkinson’s disease and Fibromyalgia, and treatment and well-being of the geriatric population. Danille continues to practice in the clinic 1 day a week with emphasis in sub-acute/long term care and the geriatric population.

Education

  • D.P.T., Nova Southeastern University 2009
  • M.P.T., Loma Linda University 1998
  • B.S., Life Science, Loma Linda University

Courses Taught

  • PHTH 7515 Pathophysiology & Aging
  • PHTH 7986 Internship in Physical Therapy Practice 8 wk-1 Spring
  • PHTH 7986 Internship in Physical Therapy Practice 8 wk-2 Spring
  • PHTH 7986 Internship in Physical Therapy Practice 4 week Fall
  • PHTH 7986 Internship in Physical Therapy Practice 10 week Summer
  • PHTH 7505 Patient Management 3
  • PHTH 7932 Advanced topics in PT: Advanced Geriatrics

Professional Affiliations

  • American Physical Therapy Association
    • Section on Geriatrics
      • Co-Chair of Regional Course Programming Committee
    • Education Section
  • Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association
    • Academic Co-Chair Wisconsin Clinical Education Consortium

Certifications

  • Licensed Physical Therapist, State of Wisconsin
  • Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults
  • Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor, APTA
  • GCS, Geriatric Clinical Specialist