Christopher Wilson, DScPT, DPT, GCS


Title: Assistant Professor
Office: 3171 HHB
Phone: 248-364-8695


DSc.P.T. - Oakland University
D.P.T. - University of St. Augustine
M.P.T - Oakland University
B.S. in Health Science - Oakland University


Chris received his Doctor of Science in Physical Therapy from Oakland University in 2015.  He received his transitional Doctor in Physical Therapy from University of St. Augustine with a Primary Care Certification and his Masters in Physical Therapy from Oakland University in 2001.  In the past, Chris has served the professional community as an Item Writer for the PT National Licensure Examination.  In 2008, Chris obtained his Board Certification as a Geriatric Clinical Specialist (GCS).  Chris was honored by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) with the APTA Emerging Leader Award in 2009 and the Signe Brunnström Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching in 2015.  Dr. Wilson has served the physical therapy professional association at global, national, state, and local levels.  Dr. Wilson successfully authored and coordinated passage of motions outlining the APTA’s position on PT’s Role in Hospice and Palliative Care, the PTs Role in Diet and Nutrition, and the PT’s Role in Safe Patient Handling.  He is active in clinical research in the areas of Hospice/Palliative Care and Safe Patient Handling and Mobility.


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