Gordon J. Alderink

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Associate Professor

Office Address
CHS 280

Office Phone


B.A. Biology
Hope College, Holland MI

Certificate Physical Therapy
Mayo School of Health-Related Sciences, Rochester, MN

M.S. Kinesiology
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

Ph.D. Engineering
Engineering Mechanics
Michigan State University, E. Lansing, MI

Licensed PT, Michigan

Society Memberships
American Physical Therapy Association
Michigan Physical Therapy Association
Gait & Clinical Movement Analysis Society
American Society of Biomechanics
American Baseball Coaches Association
American Society of Mechanical Engineers
American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine

Clinical, Academic & Research Interests
Spine manual therapy
Gait, spine, balance, and throwing biomechanics
Critical theory, history of political economy, social and ethical philosophy

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