Jason Brumitt PT, PhD, SCS, ATC, CSCS
Phone (503) 352-7265
A faculty member since 2007
- Doctor of Philosophy, Orthopaedic and Sports Science, Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Provo, UT (2011)
- Master of Science, Physical Therapy, Pacific University, Forest Grove, OR (1999)
- Bachelor of Science, Business Administration, Southern Oregon State College, Ashland, OR (1995)
APTA Board Certified Specialist - Sports Physical Therapy (SCS)
NATA Athletic Trainer Certified (ATC)
NSCA Strength and Conditioning Specialist with Distinction (CSCS *D)
DPT 530 Physical Agents and Mechanical Modalities
DPT 542 Principles of Therapeutic Exercise
DPT 730 Professional Lecture Series
DPT 790 Evidence Based Capstone Project (team taught course)
Areas of Interest
Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy
Strength and Conditioning Training
Evidence Based Practice
Brumitt J, Heiderscheit BC, Manske RC, Niemuth PE, Rauh MJ. Lower Extremity Functional Tests and Risk of Injury in Division III Collegiate Athletes. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2013; 8(3): 216-227.
Brumitt J, Garside LI, Reisch R, Marshall T, Gilpin HE, Kinsey J, Imondi K, Robinson H. Exercise habits and tobacco use among male latino farmworkers. Journal of Agromedicine. 2013; 18: 122-131.
Brumitt J, Meira EP, Gilpin HE, Brunette M. Comprehensive strength training program for a recreational senior golfer 11-months after a rotator cuff repair. International Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2011; 6(4): 343-356.
Dvorak H, Kujat C, Brumitt J. Effect of therapeutic exercise versus manual therapy on athletes with chronic low back pain. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2011; 20: 494-504.
Brumitt J, Garside LI, Reisch R, Marshall T, Gilpin H, Kinsey J, Imondi K. Musculoskeletal healthcare for Latino migrant farmworkers: interprofessional collaboration to provide service and educate future healthcare providers. Health and Interprofessional Practice. 2011; 1(1): eP1002.
Meira EP, Brumitt J. Influence of the hip on patients with patellofemoral pain syndrome: a systematic review. Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach. 2011; 3(5): 455-465.
Brumitt J. Successful rehabilitation of a recreational endurance runner: initial validation for the Bunkie test. Journal of Bodywork and Movement Therapies. 2011; 15(3): 384-390.
Brumitt J, Reisch R, Krasnoselsky K, Welch A, Rutt R, Garside LI, McKay C. Self-reported musculoskeletal pain in Latino vineyard workers. Journal of Agromedicine. 2011; 16(1):72-80.
Brumitt J, Gilpin HE, Brunette M, Meira EP. Incorporating kettlebells into a lower extremity sports rehabilitation program. North American Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. 2010; 5(4): 257-265.
Meira EP, Brumitt J. Minimizing injuries and enhancing performance in golf through training programs. Sports Health: A Multidisciplinary Approach. 2010; 2(4): 337-344.
Rudisile-Smith C, Loosli M, Brumitt J. Clinically applicable paper: Land-based versus pool-based exercise for people awaiting joint replacement surgery of the hip or knee: results of a randomized controlled trial. NZ Journal of Physiotherapy. 2009; 37(3): 160.
Chiu LZF editor, Brumitt J. Are specific spine stabilization exercises necessary for athletes? Strength and Conditioning Journal. 2007, 29(1): 15-17.
Brumitt J. Scapular-stabilization exercises: early-intervention prescription. Athletic Therapy Today. 2006; 11(5): 15-18.
Brumitt J. The role of the certified strength and conditioning specialist in preventing childhood obesity. Strength and Conditioning Journal. 2006; 28(4): 54-56.
Brumitt J, Meira E. Scapula stabilization rehab exercise prescription. Strength and Conditioning Journal. 2006; 28(3): 62-65.
Brumitt J, Meira E. Rehab exercise prescription sequencing for shoulder external rotators. Strength and Conditioning Journal. 2005; 27(6): 39-41.
Meira E, Brumitt J. Plyometric Training Considerations to Reduce Knee Injuries. Strength and Conditioning Journal. 2005; 27(2): 78-80.Brumitt J, Meira E, Davidson G. In-season functional shoulder training for high school pitchers. Strength and Conditioning Journal. 2005; 27(1): 26-32.
Brumitt J, Jobst E. Physical Therapy Case Files: Orthopaedics. New York: McGraw-Hill; 2013.
Brumitt J. Core Assessment and Training. Champaign, IL: Human Kinetics; 2010.
Brumitt J. Rehabilitation of Thigh Injuries. In Andrews JR, Harrelson GL, Wilk KE (eds). Physical Rehabilitation of the Injured Athlete. 4th ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier (Saunders); 2012.
Meira EP, Wagner M, Brumitt J. Hip Injuries (Special Topics chapter). In Brotzman SB, Manske RC (eds). Clinical Orthopaedic Rehabilitation. An Evidence-Based Approach. 3rd ed. Philadelphia, PA: Elsevier; 2011.
Meira EP, Brumitt J, Wagner MB. Extra-articular hip pathologies. Rehabilitation of the Hip. Sports Section (APTA) Home Study Course. 2011.
Brumitt J. Differential Diagnosis. Current concepts in evaluation, examination, and rehabilitation of the knee. Sports Section (APTA) Home Study Course. 2011.
Brumitt J. Endurance. In Shankman GA, Manske RC (eds). Fundamental Orthopedic Management for the Physical Therapist Assistant. 3rd ed. St. Louis,Mo: CV Mosby; 2010.
Brumitt J. Muscle and Tendon Healing. In Shankman GA, Manske RC (eds). Fundamental Orthopedic Management for the Physical Therapist Assistant. 3rd ed. St. Louis, Mo: CV Mosby; 2010.
Erickson GB, Brumitt J. “Ocular Injuries in Sports: Assessment and Management”. In: Erickson GB, Sports Vision: Vision Care for the Enhancement of Sports Performance. Elsevier; 2007
Functional Testing to Reduce Injury Risk and Guide Sports Rehabilitation Progression. OPTA Annual Conference. Portland, OR (March 31st, 2012)
Core Training: Functional Assessment and Exercise Prescription for Athletes. 1st Annual Northwest Regional Clinic (NSCA). Spokane, WA (September 19th - 20th, 2009) Invited Speaker
The Role of the Hip in Sport: Exercise Prescription for Performance and Rehabilitation. NWATA 2007 District 10 Conference, Vancouver, WA (March 24, 2007) Invited Speaker
Core Training: Post Rehab to Sport Specific
NSCA Personal Trainer’s Conference. Las Vegas, NV (March 12-13th, 2006) Invited Speaker.
Functional Rotator Cuff Training: Little League to College
NSCA Sport Specific Conference. Dallas, TX (Jan 5-6th, 2006)
Sport Specific Training for the Scapular Muscles
NSCA WA State Clinic. Puyallup, WA (Aug. 6th, 2005) Invited Speaker
Returning the Athlete to Sport: Post Rehab Functional Testing for the LowerQuadrant. NWATA 2004 District 10 Conference, Seaside, OR (March 27th, 2004)
Pacific University Faculty Development Grant. "Measures of Fitness and Injury Risk Factors in Vineyard Cellar Workers". 2013
Pacific University Faculty Development Grant (w/ Richard Rutt, PT, PhD). "Exercise and Health Habits in Migrant Vineyard Workers". 2010