Reema Thakkar, PT, DPT

Director of Clinical Education, Manhattan Campus, Physical Therapy

Reema Thakkar
  • Office: 27 West 23rd Street, 6th floor
  • Campus:
    School of Health Sciences
  • Phone:
    212-463-0400 x5255
  • Email:
    reema.thakkar@touro.edu

Education

  • BSc double major in Neurobiology and Psychology, McGill University, Montreal, QC
  • Doctorate in Physical Therapy (DPT), Dominican College of Blauvelt, Orangeburg, NY

Clinical Specialty

  • Currently pursuing ABPTS Women’s Health Specialist Certification

Research Agenda

  • Investigating predictors for pelvic dysfunction; pelvic dysfunction and balance; as well as pelvic dysfunction with considering mechanical dysfunction at an early age (female athletics).
  • Inter-professional Education’s Influence on the clinical education experience.

Professional Service

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), NY Chapter and NJ Chapter
  • APTA, Education Section
  • APTA, Women’s Health Section
  • Member of the NYNJ Clinical Consortium

Teaching Responsibilities

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