Kathleen BerglundTitle: Postprofessional Program Director
Office Location: Physical Therapy Building 128
Phone: (269) 471-6076
Associate Professor of Physical Therapy (1994)
DScPT, Andrews University
B.S., University of North Carolina
M.A., University of North Carolina
Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS)
Kathy graduated from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill with a BS in physical therapy and a MA in athletic training and sports medicine and certification as an athletic trainer. She completed her DSc in orthopedic manual physical therapy in August 2012.
Kathy began studying manual therapy at Michigan State University and became involved with the founders of NAIOMT in 1989. She became an orthopedic clinical specialist in 2000 and a fellow of the American Academy in 2002. She previously served as the director of physical therapy at Southwest Michigan Sports Medicine Clinic.
She has taught at Andrews University since 1989 and became the orthopedic coordinator in 1994. In 2003 she became the director of the postprofessional degree program at Andrews University and in 2004 she received the Daniel A. Augsburger Excellence in Teaching Award. She has served NAIOMT as a lab assistant with Erl Pettman from 1991-2007 and as a faculty in training since 2007. She became a NAIOMT faculty member in 2009.
Kathy has had multiple presentations at professional meetings and currently sees patients at a chronic pain clinic.