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Science and Humanities
New York University
New York University
Certificate in Physical Therapy
Books and Texts
Almost Forgotten (novel), Publish America, 2008
J. Liebler, R. Levine, J. Rothman, MANAGEMENT PRINCIPLES FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, Second Edition, Aspen Publishers, 1992. (424 pages).
J. Rothman and R. Levine (Eds.), W.B. Saunders, 1992. PREVENTION PRACTICE: STRATEGIES FOR PHYSICAL THERAPY AND OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PRACTICE. (514 pages).
RECENT REFEREED ARTICLES AND CHAPTERS IN BOOKS
J. Rothman, M. Becker, A.J. Nelson, D. Garcia, R. Sabini, J. Barth, L. Feit, "Effects of multifocal lens on forward head posture and occupational extension while performing a visual task." Ergonomics, Vol. 50, No. 12, 2007, 2095-2103.
M. Becker, A.J. Nelson, J. Rothman, A. Ng, V. Barker, S. Brady, A. Koser. "Reductions in body mass index delivers positive gait changes." BioMechanics, Vol. XIII, No. 10, 2006
M. Becker, A.J. Nelson, J. Rothman, D. Abarno, E. Anisis, K. Duryea, K. Lau, T. Nelson, R. Perlman. "Practitioners find appropriate testing elusive," BioMechanics, Vol. XIII, No. 3, 2006
R. Nelson, H. Kaur, E. Muniz, E. Gasiewska, J. Lugo, J. Agro, A.J. Nelson, J. Rothman. "Neuronal Conduction Studies of the Median Nerve in Non-Impaired Humans: A Comparison of Accepted Techniques, Electromyography & Clinical Neurophysiology, Volume 44, Issue 3, 2004
R. Freedland, A. Nelson, C. Festa, K. Bartholomay, P. Crociata, J. Fahs, L. Saunders, J. Rothman, B. Karmel, J. Gardner, "Laterality in At-Risk and Not At-Risk 2 1/2 year old Children, Psychological Reports: Perceptual and Motor Skills, accepted with minor reviews.
R. Nelson, J. Agro, J. Lugo, E. Gasewska, H. Kaur, E. Muniz, A. Nelson, J. Rothman. "The Relationship Between Temperature and Neuronal Characteristics", Electromyography & Clinical Neurophysiology, Volume 44, Issue 3, 2004
M. Becker, A. Nelson, J. Rothman
"Postural Changes May Trigger Back Pain." Biomechanics, 8, August 2003, 47-54.
A. Nelson, D. Zwick, S. Brody, C. Doran, Lori Pulver, G. Rooz, M. Sadownick, R. Nelson, J. Rothman, "The Validity of the GaitRite and Functional Ambulation Performance Scoring System in the Analysis of Parkinson Gait", NeuroRehabilitation17 (2002) 255-262.
J. Rothman, C. Festa, Invited Authors
"Physical Therapy and Parkinson's Disease", American Parkinson Disease Association Newsletter, Winter, 2003.
R. Freedland, C. Festa, M. Sealy, A. McBean, A. Nelson, P. Elghazaly, and J. Rothman, "Effects of Pulsed Auditory Stimulation on Various Gait Measurements in Persons with Parkinson's Disease", NeuroRehabilitation 16 (2001).
RECENT PAPERS PRESENTED and Invited Guest Speaker
November, 2007. Invitation by the China Olympic Committee to present a Workshop for Team Doctors in Preparation for the 2008 Beijing Olympics. Workshop was a seven-day series of lectures, demonstrations and practical case studies presented by J. Rothman and two other speakers/presenters.
April 11, 2007. "Considerations in the Development of a Functional Ambulation Performance Score for Children." R. Freedland, J. Gardner, B. Karmel, J. Rothman, M. Gali, K. Monda, Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Conference Meeting, Springfield, Mass.
April 2004. Invited Speaker with Andrew McDonough "Single Case Study Method in Physical Therapy Research, N.Y." Research Study Group at Dominican College.
Appointed, Subject Specialist
Distance Education Council Accreditation (DETC)
Accredits long distance college education programs that receive federal funding
May 2012 - present
Elected by the APTA Board of Directors to serve on the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE) Physical Therapy Review Panel
July 1, 2008-June 30, 2012
Consultant, APTA Consulting Service, Risk Management & Member Benefit Services, May 2002 - present.
RECORD OF COLLEGE SERVICE
Deputy Executive Officer, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT),
The Graduate Center of CUNY
August 2010 - present
Appointed by the President, 504/ADA Committee
September 2009 - present
Appointed by President, Search Committee, Dean of Science and Technology 2009 - present
Appointed by President, Interim Research Integrity Officer
Member, Search Committee for a new Provost and Chief Academic Officer, College of Staten Island
Member, Search Committee for a new President at the College of Staten Island
February 2007-September 2007
Member, College Promotions and Budget Committee, 2006-present
Executive Committee, Clinical Doctoral Programs (later, Health Sciences Doctoral Programs)
Executive Committee, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT)
2010 - present
Co-Director, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT)
The Graduate Center of CUNY
2005 - present
Member, Graduate Studies Committee (CSI)
2000 - present
Appointed by President, College of Staten Island, Staten Island Project, Health and Environment Initiative, April 2003 - 2007
Appointed by President, Chair College's 504/ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) November 2001-2007
Appointed by President, Chair, College's Sexual Harassment
Committee October 2000-2004