Department of Physical Therapy, The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Donald H. Lein Jr., PT, PhD is an Associate Professor, the Bergman/Pinkston Endowed Professor in Physical Therapy and the Director of Continuing Education and Community Outreach in the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB). He continues to practice part time in the UAB Osteoporosis Prevention and Treatment Center at the Kirklin Clinic. His research interests include developing and implementing physical therapy interventions to improve the care of individuals with osteoporosis and osteoporosis-related fractures, exploring the role of physical therapists in providing health promotion and education while providing typical physical therapy services, and developing and testing educational strategies to enhance Doctor of Physical Therapy education. He has published manuscripts in peer -review journals and presented nationally and internationally concerning his research interests. He is currently President of the APTA Alabama and has received several awards for excellence in patient care and service.
Wednesday, September 29, 2021
1:55 PM – 3:10 PM ET