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Dr. Brian Edmunds Dr. Brian Edmunds Assistant Professor Location:Phenix Hall219A Phone:757-728-6646 Expertise:Neurological Rehabilitation

Dr. Edmunds, PT, DPT, ATP, NCS, CSCS joined the faculty of Hampton University Physical Therapy Department in January 2011. Dr Edmunds has been in clinical practice for 30 years, specializing in neurological rehabilitation. As part of his scholarly duties, he coordinates and teaches the Neuromanagement I & II, Motor Control and Learning, Kinesiology, Cardiopulmonary and the Basic Skills course. Dr Edmunds has been a presenter and facilitator for Vestibular Rehabilitation continuing education since 2006. His scholarly interests are related to stroke recovery, fall prevention and balance problems in the elderly.

Education

  • Bachelors of Science Physical Therapy, McGill University, 1986
  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy - Virginia Commonwealth University, 2010

Professional Associations

  • Member, American Physical Therapy Association
  • Member, Virginia Physical Therapy Association
  • Member, Vestibular Disorders Association
  • Member, Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association
  • Member, Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology Society of North America
  • Member, National Strength and Conditioning Association

Certifications & Fellowships

  • 2010 - APTA Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Neurology
  • 2009 - APTA Advanced Certified Clinical Instructor
  • 2010 - Certified Vestibular Therapist
  • 2010 - Certified Neuro-Developmental Treatment Association in Adult Hemiplegia
  • 2012 - Certified Assistive Technologies Professional
  • 2012 - Certified LSVT BIG therapist
  • 2013 - Virginia Direct Access Certification
  • 2015 - NSCA Certified Stength and Conditioning Specialist

Research Interests

  • Stroke Recovery and Motor Learning
  • Fall Risk and Balance Dysfunction in Elderly Adults
  • Vestibular Rehabilitation