Amy Yorke, PT, PhD, NCS

Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy

Education: Western Michigan University, Ph.D., University of Michigan-Flint, MPT, BS

Research Interests: Teaching and learning in physical therapy education, concussion, influences on physical measures in population based surveys

What do you enjoy most about your work?  

My students.  I have the unique opportunity to provide a strong foundation of knowledge, skills, and attitudes that will allow them to become expert clinicians.

Who has had the greatest influence on your career?  

My patients.  I am so fortunate to have learned so much from them and they continue to drive me to learn more.


Golden Apple Awards, Janet I. Pisaneschi Prize 2012 from the PhD program in Interdisciplinary Health Sciences at Western Michigan University