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About Carol Miller

Dr. Miller assumed her position as professor and Director of Clinical Education at the Georgia Campus of the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine in July 2016. She transitioned her position in the physical therapy department to Professor and Director of Curriculum & Instruction, following the hiring of an Associate Director of Clinical Education in July 2017. She is a board-certified clinical specialist in geriatrics from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and was awarded her second re-certification in 2016. With extensive experience in the rehabilitation, sub-acute and outpatient care settings, her areas of clinical expertise include geriatrics, especially amputee management, gait analysis and balance/fall risk, diabetic foot care, and arthritis/osteoporosis management. Prior to full-time teaching, she worked at ATC Northside as Clinical Coordinator of Clinical Education/Staff PT and at Spaulding Rehabilitation Center in Boston, MA.

Dr. Miller has comprehensive experience in curriculum design and development and taught a variety of clinical and professional courses in physical therapy at the University of North Georgia. She also teaches as visiting lecturer at Georgia Tech Prosthetic and Orthotics Program.

Positions

Present Director of Curriculum and Instruction, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Department of Physical Therapy
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Present Professor, Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine Department of Physical Therapy
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Professional Service and Affiliations

Clinical Content Expert in Geriatrics, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties
Member, American Physical Therapy Association
Life Member, Amputee Coalition
Scientific Medical Advisory Board, Amputee Coalition
Research, Education, and Quality of Life Committees Member, Amputee Coalition
Scientific Peer Reviewer, Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs
Scientific Peer Reviewer, Orthotics and Prosthetics Outcomes Research Program
Member, Physical Therapy Association of Georgia
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Honors and Awards

  • Geriatric Clinical Specialist Certification (20 year recertification), American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 2016
  • Outstanding Teacher, Student Government Association - North Georgia College & State University, 2011
  • Distinguished Professor of Teaching and Learning, North Georgia College & State University, 2005
  • Omicron Delta Kappa Society, North Georgia College, 2001

Education

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2001 PhD, Walden University ‐ Health and Human Behavior
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1994 MS, MGH Institute of Health Professions ‐ Orthopedics/Sports Physical Therapy
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1984 BA, Boston University ‐ Physical Therapy
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Contact Information

P: 770-682-2304

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Scholarly Articles (3)

Published Manuscripts and Monographs (1)

Book Chapters (2)

Conferences and Presentations (17)

Other Published Work and Media (3)