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Lisa Saladin

Lisa K. Saladin, PT, PhD, FAPTA FASAHP

Lisa K. Saladin, PT, Ph.D., FAPTA FASAHP 
Professor and Dean
College of Health Professions
151-A Rutledge Avenue  MSC 960
Charleston, SC 29425

Office: A326
Phone: 843-792-3211
Fax: 843-792-3322


  • Ph.D. Physical Therapy, Nova Southeastern University (2003)
  • MS Anatomy, University of Manitoba (1990)
  • BMR Physical Therapy, University of Manitoba (1984)

Areas of Teaching

  • Neuroscience
  • Physical Therapy Examinations and Interventions for Patients with Neuromuscular Disorders
  • Professional Issues
  • Research
  • Graduate Practicums

Research Interests

  • Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Rehabilitation Services
  • Outcomes Measurement in Patients with Neurological Disorders
  • Community-Based Interventions
  • Constraint-Induced Movement Therapy Post-Stroke


  • Saladin, L.K. (2000) Measuring quality of life post-stroke, Neurology Report. 24(3)
  • Saladin, L.K., Morrisette D.C., Brotherton S.S. (1999) Making the physical therapy referral. Journal of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, 12(2): 18-20
  • Fredericks C.M., Saladin, L.K. (1996) Pathophysiology of the motor systems: principles and clinical presentations. F A Davis (Philadelphia, PA)


  • HRSA/BHP Federal. Community Connections: Partners for Learning and Service. PI: Mitcham, M. D ., Participating Faculty: H. J. Wise, E. B. Ricciardone, E. E. Davis-McFarland, L. Hays, P. J. Bowman, J. K. Burik, M. L. Woodbury, S. S. Brotherton & L. K. Saladin. (7/1/2002-6/30/2005, Total: $368,906.00), Current Year Amount: $122,642.00.
  • Co-Investigator. Problem-Based Learning in the Allied Health Professions: Co-Investigator, College of Health Professions Educational Reform Grant ($4000).
  • Principal Investigator. Educating Physical Therapists in South Carolina; The Problems of Geographic Expansion: Principal Investigator, Piedmont Health Care Foundation Grant ($23,500).
  • An Interdisciplinary, Problem Based, Distance Education Curriculum for Rehabilitation Sciences: Resource/Content Faculty Member for Distance Education ($340,000)

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