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Arie van Duijn, EdD, PT, OCS

Arie van DuijnAssociate Professor & Program Director - Physical Therapy
Phone: (239) 590-7537
E-Mail: avanduij@fgcu.edu
Office: Marieb Hall 421

Assistant Professor, received his bachelor's degree in physical therapy in June of 1987 from the Academie voor Fysiotherapie in Leiden, The Netherlands, his post-professional master's degree in physical therapy in August of 1998 from the University of St. Augustine, and his doctoral degree in education from the University of Central Florida in 2004. Dr. van Duijn received certification in manual therapy by the University of St. Augustine in 1992 and Board certification as an Orthopedic Clinical Specialist from the ABPTS in 1997, and received recertification in 2007. His current area of practice is in general outpatient physical therapy with a special interest in orthopedic manual therapy of the spine and the extremities. His research interests include the scholarship of teaching and learning, especially in regards to psychomotor manual therapy skills, and clinical application of manual therapy interventions. Dr. van Duijn is active in the professional organization, serving on the Board of Directors of the FPTA and as a chapter delegate for the APTA House of Delegates.

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