Kyle Watterson

Kyle Watterson, PT, DPT, PhD, ATC, CSCS

Assistant Professor, School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences

Coordinator USF Physical Therapy Center, School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences

Academic Email: kwatters@health.usf.edu

Academic Phone:(813) 974-8604

Education

  • PhD, Health Services Research, University of South Florida, 2017
  • Cert, Epidemiology, University of South Florida, 2013
  • DPT, Physical Therapy, Washington University in St. Louis, 2009
  • MS, Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine, 2001
  • BS, Physical Science & Sports Studies, Grace College, 1997

Memberships

  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) (Member, 1999 - Present)

Positions Held

  • Adjunct Professor (Physical Therapy, Nova Southeastern 2015 - 2015)
  • Lab Assistant (Physical Therapy, Nova Southeastern 2013 - 2014)
  • Clinical Manager (St. James Health and Wellness Institute, METT Therapy 2007 - 2010)
  • Adjunct Professor (Prairie State College, 2008 - 2010)
  • Director of Outpatient Therapy (Physical Therapy, METT Therapy 2008 - 2010)
  • Director of Sports Medicine (Physico Sports and Rehab, Elmhurst Orthopedics 2004 - 2007)
  • Director of Rehabilitation (Physico Sports and Rehab, Elmhurst Orthopedics 2005 - 2007)

Awards/Honors

  • Outstanding Poster Presenter (USF Health Research Day - 2017)
  • Lab Assistant Excellence in Teaching Award (Nova Southeastern - 2016)
  • Lab Assistant Excellence in Teaching Award (Nova Southeastern - 2015)
  • Mentorship Program Recipient (Health Policy and Administration Section of the APTA - 2014)
  • GIS, 4th Annual Poster Competition - 1st Place (College of Public Health, USF - 2014)
  • APTA National Convention Abstract Special Recognition (American Physical Therapy Association - 2013)
  • Lorraine F. Lake Award (Washington University School of Medicine - 2010)