Kimberly Malin, PT, MS, DHSc, NCS

Assistant Professor
503-352-7256
Areas I Teach 

Teaching Responsibilities

DPT 540 | Patient Care Assessment, Intervention, and Therapeutic Modalities

DPT 612 | Neuromuscular Systems Examination and Interventions I

DPT 613 | Neuromuscular Systems Examination and Interventions I

DPT 750 | Bioethics Seminar for PTs

CHP 49902 | Interprofessional Care for Autism Spectrum Disorder

CHP 59902 | Interprofessional Care for Autism Spectrum Disorder

Areas of Interest

Adult neurologic rehabilitation, acute care physical therapy, leadership, and organizational behavior

Education

B.A. Performing Arts, Saint Mary’s College of California

M.S. in Physical Therapy, University of California San Francisco/San Francisco State University

DHSc in Leadership and Organizational Behavior, A.T. Still University

Clinical Certifications 

American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties

2010 - present 

Neurologic Certified Specialist (NCS)

Publications

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. (2020). Motor control, motor learning, and neural plasticity in orthotic and prosthetic rehabilitation. In K. Chui, M. Jorge, S.C. Yen, M. Lusardi (Eds), Orthotics and prosthetics in rehabilitation (pp. 38-70). 4th ed. St. Louis, MO: Elsevier.

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.

Presentations

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.

Service

Item Writer for National Physical Therapy Exam - Fall 2019. 

Diversity Committee, Member. College of Health Professions, Pacific University — 2018 to present.

Admissions Committee, Chair. Pacific University School of Physical Therapy — Fall 2019 to present.

Admissions Committee, Member. Pacific University School of Physical Therapy — 2017 to 2019.

Ad hoc reviewer for Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation — 2017 to present.

Ad hoc reviewer for Health and Interprofessional Practice — 2017 to present.

Resume reviewer for American Physical Therapy Association National Student Conclave — 2017.

Fall Screening at Hayes Valley Community Health Fair San Francisco — 2013.

Health Promotion: Prevent Falls, Be SAFER public service flyer — 2013.

Bridge to Bridge Run post-race injury consult San Francisco — 2013.

Item Writer for Specialty Academy of Content Experts, Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy — 2012.

Honors/Awards

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, Sacramento — 2011.