beth black, PT, DSc


Title: PT, DSc, Associate Professor
Office: 3170 Human Health Building
Phone: (248) 364-8694
Fax: (248) 364-8660
  • DSc, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions
  • MS, McMaster University
  • BScPT, University of Western Ontario


  • Associate Professor, Oakland University: 2015- current
  • Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education, Oakland University: 1999- current
  • Adjunct Instructor, Oakland University: 1997-1999
  • Director of Physical Therapy, St. Joseph’s Hospital, Hamilton Ontario: 1982-1995
  • Clinical Lecturer, McMaster University, Hamilton Ontario 1985-1997
  • Clinical Associate, Physical Therapy, Toronto General Hospital 1979-1982
  • Clinical Faculty, University of Toronto, 1979-1981

DPT curriculum content responsibilities
Critical Inquiry, Clinical Education, Health Promotion and Wellness


Clinical education, evidence based practice, health promotion, pro bono physical therapy

Research Publications and Presentations 

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Association Memberships

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • Michigan Physical Therapy Association
  • Education Section, APTA
  • Research Section, APTA
  • Section on Health Policy and Administration, APTA