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About Christina Anderson, PT, DPT

Christina Anderson joined the DPT faculty in 2013 as Assistant Professor and Director of Clinical Education. She is a graduate of the Physical Therapy Program at St. Catherine University, receiving her Master of Physical Therapy degree in 2001 and returning to complete her transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy degree in 2010. She holds a bachelor’s degree from St. Olaf College. Dr. Anderson is currently pursuing an EdD degree from Bethel University.

Dr. Anderson practiced clinically for 12 years in the areas of acute care, home care, and geriatrics. She has worked closely with DPT students in various capacities including ICE Clinical Faculty, Clinical Instructor, Site Coordinator of Clinical Education, and now as the Director of Clinical Education. Dr. Anderson teaches various topics throughout the DPT curriculum related to clinical education, leadership, and practice management. Her research is focused on DPT clinical education and stress in DPT students.

Positions

2013 - Present Assistant Professor, St. Catherine University Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
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2013 - Present Director of Clinical Education, St. Catherine University Doctor of Physical Therapy Program
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2013 - 2013 Physical Therapist, Fairview Home Care and Hospice
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2007 - 2012 Physical Therapist, Fairview Southdale Hospital
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2002 - 2004 Physical Therapist, RehabCare Group
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2001 - 2002 Physical Therapist, Aegis Therapies
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Disciplines



Grants

2018 - 2019 Stress in DPT Students: A Qualitative Study
St. Catherine University
Role: PI
Colleague(s): Dr. Lisa Dutton
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Professional Service and Affiliations

2018 - Present Nominating Committee Member, Minnesota Chapter American Physical Therapy Association
2015 - Present Treasurer, Northern Plains Clinical Education Consortium
1998 - Present Member, American Physical Therapy Association
1998 - Present Member, Minnesota Chapter American Physical Therapy Association
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Honors and Awards

  • St. Catherine University, Master of Physical Therapy program scholarship, 2000 – 2001

Education

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2010 Doctor of Physical Therapy, St. Catherine University
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2001 Master of Physical Therapy, St. Catherine University
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1998 Bachelor of Arts, Biology, St. Olaf College
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Contact Information

Phone: 651-690-7806

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