Steven Ambler

Steven Ambler, PT, DPT, PhD, CPH, MPH

Associate Professor, Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences

Academic Email: sambler@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 974-8613

Education

  • DPT, Physical Therapy, Washington University in St. Louis, 2005
  • BS, Kinesiology, University of Illinois, 2002

Memberships

  • Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (Affiliate Member, 2010 - Present)
  • Florida Physical Therapy Association (Member, 2010 - Present)
  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) (Orthopaedic, Sports, Oncology, Health Policy, and Education section member, 2002 - Present)
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (Member, 2001 - Present)
  • Arizona Physical Therapy Association (Member, 2005 - 2010)

Recent Publications

  • Groundland JS, Ambler SB, Houskamp LD, Orriola JJ, Binitie OT, Letson GD. Surgical and Functional Outcomes After Limb-Preservation Surgery for Tumor in Pediatric Patients: A Systematic Review. JBJS reviews. 4(2) , 2016. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/27490132
  • Carroll MK Toelle CA Ambler SB Kim SK Highsmith MJ. The Effect of the Walkaide, Functional Electrical Stimulation Unit on Gait Asymmetry in a Child with Cerebral Palsy: A Case Report. Technology & Innovation. 15: 287-292, 2014.
  • Ambler S. Joint instability, glenohumeral. Shamus E, ed. Quick Answers: Physiotherapy. , 2013.

Positions Held

  • Director at Large (Board of Directors, Florida Physical Therapy Association 2012 - 2013)
  • Director of Physical Therapy (Arizona OrthoSports Physical Therapy, 2005 - 2010)
  • Physical Therapist (Sun Health, 2006 - 2010)
  • First Vice President/Federal Affairs Committee (Arizona Physical Therapy Association, 2007 - 2010)
  • Movement Science Lab Research Assistant (Washington University in St. Louis, 2002 - 2005)

Awards/Honors

  • Deans Teaching Award (Morsani College of Medicine, University of South Florida - 2013)
  • Emerging Leader Award (American Physical Therapy Association - 2012)