Kimberly Malin PT, MS, DHSc, NCS

Associate Professor
Areas I Teach 

Areas I Teach
Physical Therapy (DPT)

Teaching Responsibilities:
DPT 612: Neuromuscular Systems Examination and Interventions I
DPT 613: Neuromuscular Systems Examination and Interventions II
DPT 710: Clinical Reasoning Seminar
DPT 750 01: Bioethics Seminar for PT's
DPT 750 02: Bioethics Seminar for PT's

Areas of Interest:
Adult neurologic rehabilitation
Acute care physical therapy
Organizational behavior

DHSc in Leadership and Organizational Behavior, A.T. Still University
MS, University of California San Francisco/San Francisco State University
BA, Saint Mary’s College of California

Clinical Certifications:
American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties
2010 - present 
Neurologic Certified Specialist (NCS)

Malin K.L.,
Mcllwain A., Tudini F., Yen S.C., Chui K. Vulnerable populations and health. In Edelman CL, Kudzma EC, eds. Health Promotion Throughout the Lifespan. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier, 2022.
Chui K., Malin K., Chen T., Yen S.C. Prosthetics and orthotics. In Nelson FRT, Blauvelt CT, eds. A Manual of Orthopaedic Terminology, 9th ed. St. Louis, MO: Elseveier, 2022.
Malin K. Power training for improvement of postural stability and reduction of falls in individuals with Parkinson’s Disease. Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation. 2021;37(1),12-16.
Bowers, D.M., Oberlander, A., Chui, K., Malin, K.L., Lusardi, M. Motor Control, Motor Learning, and Neural Plasticity in Orthotic and Prosthetic Rehabilitation. In Chui K., Jorge M., Yen S.C., Lusardi M., eds. Orthotics and prosthetics in rehabilitation, 4th ed. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier, 2019.
Burdge, K.L., Kaylor, M.B., & Mathieson, K. (January, 2017). The Relationship Between Functional Independence Measure Scores, Socio-demographics and Site of Discharge for Inpatient Rehabilitation Patients with Stroke at One California Facility. Physical Therapy Journal of Policy, Administration and Leadership, 17(1): 14-21.

Malin K.
The POWER to Prevent Falls with Parkinson's Disease.  2022 APTA-Oregon Virtual Conference - March 12, 2022.
A Career in Physical Therapy. Health Professions Day, Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce, Hillsboro OR, 2019.
A Career in Physical Therapy. Health Professions Day, Hillsboro Chamber of Commerce, Hillsboro OR, 2018.
Concussion and Vestibular Symptoms. After the Concussion: Post concussion recovery therapies. Hillsboro Parks and Recreation, Community Senior Center, Hillsboro, OR, 2018.  
Speech Language Therapy and Physical Therapy: A team approach for improved outcomes. San Francisco State University Department of Communicative Disorders, 2012.

Personnel Committee
2023-present | Pacific University College of Health Professions
Hillsboro School District Elementary Outreach - Physical Thearpy Profession
Admissions Committee Chair
2019-2023 | Pacific University School of Physical Therapy
Diversity Committee Member
2018-2021 | Pacific University College of Health Professions
Ad hoc reviewer
2017-present | Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 
Ad hoc reviewer
2017-present | Health and Interprofessional Practice
Item Writer
Fall 2019 | National Physical Therapy Exam
Admissions Committee Member
2017-2019 | Pacific University School of Physical Therapy 
Resume reviewer
2017 | American Physical Therapy Association National Student Conclave
Post-Race Injusry Consultant
2013 | Bridge to Bridge Run
Fall Screener
2013 | Hayes Valley Community Health Fair
Health Promotion Public Service Flyer
2013 | Prevent Falls, Be SAFER 
Item Writer for Specialty Academy of Content Experts
2012 | Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy

Outstanding Contribution in Reviewing, Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2018
Member Specialty Academy of Content Experts for Neurology Section APTA, 2011
Clinical Instructor of Excellence nominee, California State University, 2011