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Gammon M. Earhart, PT, PhD
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Gammon M. Earhart, PT, PhD
Director, Program in Physical Therapy
Professor of Physical Therapy 
Professor of Neurology 
Professor of Neuroscience

Office: (314) 286-1407
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B.A., Beaver College, 1994
M.S.P.T., Beaver College, 1996
Ph.D., Washington University in St. Louis, 2000
Postdoctoral Fellowship, Neurological Sciences Institute at OHSU, 2000-2004
Clinical Interests
Neurology, Parkinson disease, movement disorders
Research Interests
Neural control of locomotion, sensorimotor adaptation, Parkinson disease, applications of the circular treadmill, oculomotor control, freezing of gait, neuroimaging, neurorehabilitation
Teaching Responsibilities
DPT Curriculum--Neuroscience; Diagnosis and Management of Neuromuscular Conditions; Kinesiology; Health, Fitness and Prevention

Movement Science PhD Curriculum--Biocontrol; Program Seminar

Neuroscience PhD Curriculum--Oral Presentation of Scientific Data

Undergraduate--Freshman Seminar in Biology; Introduction to Somatic Practices; Biology 200/500 Independent Study
Professional Activities
American Physical Therapy Association (President-Elect of Section on Research)
Society for Neuroscience
International Society for Postural and Gait Research
International Parkinson and Movement Disorder Society
PD EXACT (Parkinson Disease Exercise and Physical Activity Network)
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