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Physical Therapy Program
Nova Southeastern University
3200 S. University Drive
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33328
800-356-0026, ext. 21662
ptinfo@nova.edu

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Physical Therapy

Faculty and Staff

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (Fort Lauderdale)

name and title phone email
Jennifer Canbek
Associate Professor
(954) 262-1967 email
M. Samuel Cheng
Associate Professor / Director of PhD Program
(954) 262-1273 email
Deborah Ferguson
Clinical Support Coordinator
(954) 262-1363 email
Alicia Fernandez-Fernandez
Associate Professor
(954) 262-1653 email
Madeleine Hellman
Associate Professor, Chair of Physical Therapy Department
(954) 262-1282 email
Heather Hettrick
Associate Professor
(954) 262-1856 email
Cheryl Hill
Professor
(954) 262-1284 email
Nelsia King
Program Support Coordinator
(954) 262-1806 email
Morey Kolber
Associate Professor
(954) 262-1615 email
Carlos Ladeira
Associate Professor
(954) 262-1271 email
Bini Litwin
Associate Professor/Director of TDPT Program
(954) 262-1274 email
Leah Nof
Professor
(954) 262-1276 email
Ovidio Olivencia
Assistant Professor
(954) 262-1634 email
Shari Rone-Adams
Associate Professor / Director of Entry Level Programs
(954) 262-1740 email
Rebecca Rosenthal
Associate Professor / Director of Legal Services
(954) 262-1269 email
Brian Russ
Assistant Professor
(954) 262-1750 email
Janet Shaw
Administrative Assistant
(954) 262-1662 email
Suzana Simoes
Assistant Professor
(954) 262-1863 email
Kimberly Smith
Assistant Professor
(954) 262-1746 email
Peter Sprague
Associate Professor
(954) 262-1291 email
Debra Stern
Associate Professor / Director of Clinical Education
(954) 262-1268 email
Melissa Tovin
Assistant Professor
(954) 262-1697 email

Hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (Tampa)

name and title phone email
Mary Blackinton
Associate Professor/ Associate Director
Hybrid Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (Tampa)
(813) 574-5311 email
Lance Cherry
Assistant Professor
(813) 574-5327 email
Melissa Lazinski
Assistant Professor
(813) 574-5313 email
Melly Iglesias
Academic Support Coordinator
(813) 574-5309 email
Timothy Miller
Assistant Professor
(813) 574-5218 email
Kathleen Rockefeller
Associate Professor / Research Coordinator
(813) 574-5319 email
Keiba Shaw
Associate Professor
(813) 574-5318 email
Robin Galley
Assistant Professor / Director of Clinical Education  
(813) 574-5316 email
Joann Gallichio
Assistant Professor  
(813) 574-5310 email
Stephanie Breval
Clinical Support Coordinator  
(813) 574-5342 email