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Molly O'Rourke, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS,

Molly O'Rourke, PT, DPT, OCS, SCS,

Clinical Manager/Assistant Professor, Department of Physical Therapy Education

College of Health Sciences

morourke@westernu.edu

Join year: 2020

  • Education

    DPT, Arcadia University, Glenside, PA, 2017

    MS, D'Youville College, Buffalo, NY, 1999

  • Certification
    • Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialities, 2015
    • Board Certified Sports Clinical Specialist, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialities, 2015
    • Certified Personal Trainer, American Fitness Professionals and Associates, 2001-2003.
    • Certified Weight Trainer, International Weight Training Association, 2000-2002.
    • Emergency Medical Response, American Red Cross, 2013-2015.
    • Functional Movement Screen Certified Tester, 2011-Current.
    • Aquatics Program Instructor, American Arthritis Foundation, 1993-1996.
    • Lifeguard, American Red Cross, 1992-1996.
    • CPR, American Heart Association, 1992-Current.
  • Organizations
    • American Physical Therapy Association, 1998-Current.
    • American Physical Therapy Association, Orthopedics Section, 2000-Current.
    • American Physical Therapy Association, Sports Section, 2012-Current.
    • American Physical Therapy Association, Research Section, 2017-Current.
    • American Physical Therapy Association, Private Practice Section, 2017-Current.
    • American Physical Therapy Association, FIRST, 2018-Current.
    • American Physical Therapy Association, Health Policy and Administration Section, 2017-Current.
    • Canadian Physiotherapy Association, 2016-Current.
    • Michigan Physical Therapy Association, 1998-2015.
    • Colorado Physical Therapy Association, 2000-2012.
    • Oregon Physical Therapy Association, 2015-Current.
    • Ontario (Canada) Physiotherapy Association, 2016-Current.
    • College of Physiotherapists of Ontario, 2002, 2016-Current.
  • Committees
    • Item Writer: Specialization Academy of Content Experts. Sports Section Exam Writer, 2018 - Current.
    • Committee Member: APTA: Orthopedic Section Membership Committee, 2018 - Current.
    • Committee Member: Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital. Paid Leave Policy Development, 2002.
    • Work Group Member: MetroHealth Hospital. Physical Medicine Leadership Council, 2000-2002.
    • Committee Member: Oregon State University. Sports Medicine Group, 2016-Current.
    • Committee Member: Oregon State University. Student Health Services, Fees Committee, 2016.
    • APTA Orthopedic Section Membership Committee Member, 2018 - Current.
    • SACE: Specialization Academy of Content Experts. Sports section exam item writer, 2018 - Current.
    • Oregon Physical Therapy Association: Government Action Committee Member: 2017 - Current.
    • Summit County Community Care Clinic, Frisco CO. Pro-Bono Health Care Services, 2003-2012.
    • Community Health Fair Participant, Frisco CO, 2006-2012.
    • The Family and Intercultural Resource Center, Dillon CO. Volunteer, 2003-2004.
    • Oregon State University, Search Committee Advocate, 2017.
    • Rotary International, Member, Cedar Springs MI, 1999-2000.