Erin Bompiani, PT, DPT, PCS

Assistant Professor
503-352-2649
Creighton Hall 353
Areas I Teach 

Teaching Responsibilities

DPT 685 | Pediatric Neuromuscular Systems: Examination and Interventions

DPT 530 | Physical Agents & Mechanical Modalities

Areas of Interest

Pediatric physical therapy, evaluation and treatment of cerebral palsy, therapy in the natural environment, knowledge translation, aand dvocacy

Education

Pediatric Physical Therapy Residency, Oregon Health and Sciences University (2008-2009)

Doctor of Physical Therapy, The Ohio State University

B.S. Exercise Science, The Ohio State University

Clinical Certifications

American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties

2010 - present 

Pediatric Certified Specialist (PCS)

Publications

Feng J, Wick J, Bompiani E, Aiona M. Applications of gait analysis in pediatric orthopaedics. Current Orthopaedic Practice. 2016;7(4):455-464.

Smith BA, Bompiani E. Using a treadmill intervention to promote the onset of independent walking in infants with or at risk of neuromotor delay. Phys Ther. 2013;93(11):1441-1446.

Presentations

Bompiani E, Kaplan S, Sargent B. Implement the 2018 Congenital Muscular Torticollis Clinical Practice Guideline! (Presentation; APTA - Combined Sections Meeting, Washington DC, 2019)

Bompiani, E. The 2018 Congenital Muscular Torticollis Clinical Practice Guideline: what’s new and resources for implementation (Presentation, OPTA - Annual Conference, Portland, OR, 2019) 

Bompiani E, Brennan E, Christensen C, Daly C, McKinney M, Pizzutillo B. Knowledge Translation Bootcamp: Congenital Muscular Torticollis Clinical Practice Guideline KT Demonstration Project. (Presentation; APTA Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy Annual Conference, Cincinnati, OH, 11/18/17)

Bompiani E, Browning S, Catena M, Stribling K. IV STEP Review: Knowledge Translation Part 1: Prevention & Prediction & Part 2: Plasticity & Participation. (Presentation; OPTA Annual Conference, Portland, OR, 3/11/17)

Bompiani E, Lukens B. Therapy Options for Cerebral Palsy. (Presentation; Shriners Hospitals for Children Portland Primary Care Conference 2016, 11/11/16)

Bompiani E, Bridges C. Applying the Clinical Practice Guideline for Torticollis to the Evaluation and Treatment of Children with Congenital Muscular Torticollis. (Presentation; OPTA Annual Conference, Portland, OR, 3/12/16)

Bompiani E, Lukens B. Development of an Evidence-Based Approach to Orthotic Prescription in Cerebral Palsy. (Presentation; OPTA Annual Conference, Portland, OR, 4/18/15)

Bompiani E, Buonforte J. Therapeutic and Fun Activities within the Natural Environment that Build Skills and Facilitate Independence (Presentation; All Born In Conference, Portland, OR May 2015)

Service

Secretary, Knowledge Translation Committee (2017-present) American Physical Therapy Association’s Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy.

Board of Directors, Director of Leadership Development. (2020 - present) American Physical Therapy Association’s Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy.

Continuing Education Committee, Member. (2011-present) Oregon Physical Therapy Association.

Board of Directors, Region I Director. (2015-2020) American Physical Therapy Association’s Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy.

Oregon State Representative (2010-2015) American Physical Therapy Association’s Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy.

Founder and President (2009-present) Oregon therapists Pediatric Special Interest Group (ORPSIG).

Volunteer: United Cerebral Palsy (UCP) Walk and Roll (2008-2011) UCP.

Volunteer: Special Olympic Games (2008-2011) Special Olympics Oregon.

Honors/Awards

APTA Emerging Leader Award, nominated by the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy, 2014