Judy L. Foxworth, PT, Ph.D., OCS
Dr. Foxworth has over 20 years of clinical experience working in a variety of physical therapy settings (in-patient, outpatient, sports medicine and home health) primarily treating patients with orthopedic dysfunctions. Dr. Foxworth is the director of the Winston-Salem State University and Wake Forest University Human Performance and Biodynamics laboratory. This unique partnership between public and private institutions is a first in the state of North Carolina. In this laboratory, physical therapy students are regularly exposed to cutting edge research often working with other health care practitioners.
Dr. Foxworth has been a WSSU faculty member for over 10 years and has received several School of Health Sciences teaching and research awards. The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) recognized her as an Orthopedic Certified Specialist in 1994 and 2004. She has been an active member of APTA on the local, state and national level. She has published 7 manuscripts, received grant funding from the National Institute on Health (NIH), Foundation funding and internal grant funding opportunities. She has presented her work at a variety of state, national and international conferences on the topic of Treatment for Osteoarthritis and health disparities.
Research and Project Interests:
Clinical Biomechanics - DPT 6101
Kinesiology - DPT 6202
Musculoskeletal I, II and III - DPT 6203, 6204, 7200, 7201, 7304
Research II and III - DPT 7207, DPT 8205