Nathan Brown, PT, DPT is an Associate Professor and Director of Clinical Education at the University of the Incarnate Word’s School of Physical Therapy in San Antonio, Texas. He received his BS in Composite Science and Secondary Teaching Certification from Texas A&M International University in 2006 and his Doctor of Physical Therapy from Texas Woman’s University in 2010. After graduating, he primarily worked in the areas of orthopedics, sports, and acute care for over six years. He is a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatrics and continues to treat patients in an outpatient, pro bono setting. He is an active researcher in the areas of early professional development, humanities in DPT education, rhythmic training, and clinical reasoning. Dr. Brown currently serves as Vice Chair of the Consortium for the Humanities, Ethics, and Professionalism within the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy.
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