Kim Saunders, DPT has been published in the Physical Therapy Journal!

We are very proud to announce that our very own Kim Saunders PT, DPT has officially been published in PT Journal!!!  PT Journal is a premier physical therapy journal that is the international journal for research in physical therapy and related fields. It publishes content for both clinicians and scientists and uses interactive approaches to communicate that content, with the expressed purpose of improving patient care.

Please check out this link to an abstract about her journal article..https://academic.oup.com/ptj/article-abstract/97/4/455/3057463/Recent-Advances-in-Understanding-Pelvic-Floor?redirectedFrom=fulltext

Here is a little bit more info about Kim.

Kim earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Physiology with minors in Chemistry and Psychology from Southern Illinois University in 1997. While at Southern Illinois University, Kim competed as an NCAA Division I scholarship athlete in Cross Country and Track, earning All Conference honors twice. She also worked as physiology researcher, studying the interaction of brain and adrenal hormones in diabetics. In 1999, she achieved a Master of Science degree in Physical Therapy from Washington University in St Louis, which has been consistently recognized among the Top 3 physical therapy education programs in the country by US News & World Report for decades. Kim received her certification as a Pilates Instructor in 2003. Most recently, Kim completed her Post Professional Doctorate of Physical Therapy through Washington University in St Louis in 2014. During her doctoral work, Kim’s projects focused on physical therapy related to generalized joint hypermobility and women’s health issues such as: female athletic injuries, peri-partum back pain, exercise during pregnancy, and pelvic organ prolapse. She continues to work toward a Certificate of Achievement in Pregnancy-Postpartum Physical Therapy from the Women’s Health Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.