Cara Felter is an Assistant Professor at University of Maryland, Baltimore in the School of Medicine, Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science. She received a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Belmont University in 2004, and a Master of Public Health from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in 2010. She is board certified in Neurology and Pediatrics and has clinical experience in both of these areas. Dr. Felter enjoys exploring the social and emotional factors that influence health with her students, and encourages them to appreciate each patient as an individual to optimize patient care.
The Journal for the Humanities in Rehabilitation is a peer reviewed, multi-media journal using a collaborative model with rehabilitation professionals, patients and their families to gain a greater understanding of the human experience of disability through art, literature and narrative. The purpose of this interdisciplinary journal is to raise the consciousness and deepen the intellect of the humanistic relationship in the rehabilitation sciences.
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