Terri Chmielewski, PT, Phd, SCS, Physical Therapist at TRIA Orthopaedic Center

Terri Chmielewski, PT, PhD, SCS

Physical Therapist/Research Scientist

Bloomington

I enjoy helping people improve their functional level and figuring out how to do that for each person. I am fortunate to participate in rehabilitation research and then use the information in clinical practice.

Interests

Knee Injury Rehabilitation

Movement Analysis

Neuromuscular Aspects of Rehabilitation

Psychosocial Aspects of Rehabilitation

Background



Fellowship

  • Sports Physical Therapy, HealthSouth Sports Medicine & Rehabilitation, Birmingham, AL

Education

  • Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN
  • Masters in Physical Therapy, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth, MN
  • PhD in Biomechanics & Movement Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, DE

Certification

  • Board Certified Clinical Specialist, Sports Physical Therapy

Position

  • Member, Board of Directors, Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy
  • Member, Knee Outcomes Workgroup, Orthopaedic Section APTA
  • Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Florida

Membership

  • American Physical Therapy Association, including the Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy Sections

Honors & Awards

  • NCAA Research Award, American Medical Society for Sports Medicine conference (senior author) (2013)
  • Kenneth L. Knight Award for Outstanding Research Manuscript, Journal of Athletic Training (co-author) (2012)
  • Excellence in Research Award, Sports Section, American Physical Therapy Association (senior author) (2011)
  • Excellence in Education, Sports Section, American Physical Therapy Association (2010)
  • Young Investigator, AOSSM/NIH Post-joint Injury Osteoarthritis II Conference (2010)
  • James A. Gould Excellence in Teaching Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, Orthopaedic Section, American Physical Therapy Association (2008)
  • Excellence in Research Award, Sports Section, American Physical Therapy Association (senior author) (2008)
  • Alumni of the Month, College of St. Scholastica (2004)
  • Young Investigator, US Bone and Joint Decade Young Investigators Initiative (2003)
  • Promotion of Doctoral Studies, PODS II scholarship, American Physical Therapy Association (2001)

Personal Interests

  • I enjoy spending time with my family and friends, cooking, doing crafts, being active, and exploring new places.

Publications