Ofra Pottorf, PT, DPT, OCS

Director of Clinical Education, Bay Shore Campus, Physical Therapy

Ofra Pottorf, Director of Clinical Education, DPT, Bay Shore campus
  • Office: 1700 Union Boulevard, Bay Shore NY 11706 Room 326-A
  • Campus:
    School of Health Sciences
  • Phone:
    631-665-1600 ext 6233
  • Email:
    ofra.pottorf@touro.edu

Education

  • BS in Biochemistry, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook NY
  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT), Touro College NY
  • PhD in Post-Secondary and Adult Education: Currently enrolled at Capella University, Minneapolis, MN

Clinical Specialty

  • Board certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)

Research Agenda

  • Effective incorporation of selected technologies in post-secondary education, and it’s effectiveness in teaching and learning.
  • Investigating predictors for long term success of interprofessional bariatric fitness programs and education.
  • Clinical Education

Professional Service

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), NY Chapter
  • APTA, Education Section
  • APTA, Orthopaedic Section
  • Member of the NYNJ Clinical Consortium
  • American Association of Bariatric Counselors (AABC)

Teaching Responsibilities

  • DPT 600 – 660: Clinical Affiliations I – IV
  • DPT 620: Professional Development II/III
  • DPT 661: Professional Development IV