Dr. Jennifer Sharp is an Assistant Professor at Emory University School of Medicine, Division of Physical Therapy. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology from Dickinson College in 2007. She completed her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Emory University in 2011. Dr. Sharp obtained her Board Certification as a Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Clinical Specialist in 2018. Clinically, she practices in the acute care setting, treating a variety of patient populations, but her principal area of clinical interest and expertise is critical care rehabilitation. Dr. Sharp is currently pursuing a Doctor of Education degree from Northeastern University. Dr. Sharp serves on the Emory University Division of Physical Therapy diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) Faculty committee as well as serving as the faculty advisor to the Emory University Division of Physical Therapy student DEI committee. She is passionate about creating an inclusive environment for her students to thrive and learn as well as speaking out against social injustice.
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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