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About Todd Davenport

Dr. Davenport worked in Los Angeles as a physical therapist prior to coming to Pacific, working with patients including athletes, women and men with pelvic pain, and injured workers. At the same time, he worked part-time at the University of Southern California as an adjunct faculty in the Doctor of Physical Therapy and Orthopaedic Physical Therapy Residency programs. 

Dr. Davenport is a native Oregonian. He takes pleasure in Stockton's weather, its diversity, friendliness, and central location. He likes University of the Pacific for its close student-teacher interaction and for the fact that the University has the advantages of a big school despite being a small campus. Dr. Davenport is married with three children. He enjoys outdoor activities with his family, including hiking, snowshoeing, and gardening.

Positions

2013 Present Associate Professor, University of the Pacific Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
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20072013 Assistant Professor, University of the Pacific Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
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20032007 Adjunct Instructor, University of Southern California ‐ Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy
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20002002 Research Assistant, Cellular Biokinesiology Laboratory, University of Southern California ‐ Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy
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Curriculum Vitae




Honors and Awards

  • Full-Time Faculty Member of the Year for the Class of 2015 (Co-recipient), Department of Physical Therapy, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific, 2015
  • Outstanding Publication Award (First Author), California Physical Therapy Association, 2015
  • Outstanding Publication Award (Co-author), California Physical Therapy Association, 2015
  • Outstanding Publication Award (Co-author, Mentored Students: Bart Taylor, Antonia Vega, Zack Mertz), California Physical Therapy Association, 2015
  • Outstanding Publication Award (Co-author, Mentored Student: Mallory Groppe Mertz), California Physical Therapy Association, 2014
  • Full-Time Faculty Member of the Year for the Class of 2014, Department of Physical Therapy, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific, 2014
  • United Methodist Outstanding University Scholar/Teacher of the Year Award, General Board of Higher Education and Ministry of the United Methodist Church, 2014
  • Full-Time Faculty Member of the Year for the Class of 2013, Department of Physical Therapy, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific, 2013
  • Outstanding Publication Award (First Author), California Physical Therapy Association, 2012
  • Outstanding Publication Award (Co-author, Mentored Student: Shiren Assaly), California Physical Therapy Association, 2012
  • Outstanding Publication Award, California Physical Therapy Association, 2010
  • Full-Time Faculty Member of the Year for the Class of 2009, Department of Physical Therapy, Thomas J. Long School of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, University of the Pacific, 2009
  • Outstanding Publication Award, California Physical Therapy Association, Sacramento, CA, 2008
  • Department Recognition, University of Southern California, Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy at the School of Dentistry, 2007
  • Outstanding Publication Award, California Physical Therapy Association, 2007 (Non-research)
  • Outstanding Publication Award, California Physical Therapy Association, 2007 (Research)
  • Faculty Teaching Award – Adjunct Faculty, University of Southern California, Department of Biokinesiology & Physical Therapy, 2005
  • Order of the Golden Cane, University of Southern California, Department of Biokinesiology & Physical Therapy, 2003
  • Outstanding Mentorship Award, University of Southern California, Department of Biokinesiology & Physical Therapy, 2003
  • Outstanding Physical Therapy Student Award, Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, 2002
  • Josette Antonelli Service Award, University of Southern California, Department of Biokinesiology & Physical Therapy, 2001
  • Physical Therapy Professional Education Scholarship, University of Southern California, Department of Biokinesiology & Physical Therapy, 2001
  • Salem Hospital Foundation Scholarship, 1999
  • Exercise Science Department Honors, Willamette University, 1998
  • Four Year Varsity Athlete award, Willamette University, 1998
  • Noel F. Kaestner Outstanding Senior Psychology Major award, Willamette University, 1998
  • Phil Hayes Most Courageous Athlete award, Willamette University, 1998
  • Beuford S. Cole Scholarship, Willamette University, 1997
  • Dean’s List, Willamette University, 1997
  • Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society, Willamette University, 1997
  • Oregon Association for Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance Scholarship, 1997
  • Psi Chi Honor Society, Willamette University, 1997
  • Varsity Track and Field Team Captain, Willamette University, 1996
  • Dean’s List, Willamette University, 1995
  • Talent Award, Willamette University, 1994-1997
  • Keizer, Oregon Rotary Club Scholarship, 1994

Courses

  • Conversational Spanish for the Physical Therapist (PTHR 393A)
  • Administration & Management of Physical Therapy Services II (PTHR 352)
  • Diagnostic Imaging (PTHR 353)
  • Psychosocial Aspects of Illness and Disability (PTHR 356)
  • Medical Conditions and Screening for Medical Disease (PTHR 334)
  • Research: Theory and Application (PTHR 328; sabbatical coverage)
  • Therapeutic Exercise: Basic Theory and Application (PTHR 326)
  • PHAR 139, Geriatrics Introductory Pharmacy Practice Experience: “Durable Medical Equipment: What the Pharmacist Should Know”
  • Physical Therapy Examination and Evaluation (PTHR 316)
  • Clinical Kinesiology I (PTHR 313)

Education

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2016 M.S., Public Health, University of California, Berkeley
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2003 Residency, Orthopaedic Physical Therapy, University of Southern California
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2002 DPT, Physical Therapy, University of Southern California
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1998 B.S., Exercise Science (Sports Medicine), Willamette University
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Contact Information

Phone: 209.946.3159

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Books and Book Chapters (11)

Books and book chapters authored or edited by Dr. Todd Davenport.

Articles (62)

Journal articles written by Dr. Todd Davenport.