Sharon A. Prybylo, PT, DPT
Director of Clinical Education and Clinical Assistant Professor
Dr. Prybylo joined the MPT faculty at WSSU in June 2004 as an Adjunct Professor "Physical Agents". She was the Assistant ACCE at WSSU January 2005 to September 2006, when she became the Director of Clinical Education. Dr. Prybylo has been working as a PT for over 35 years and had owned her own physical therapy practice for over 30 years. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings, including acute care, in-patient rehab, out-patient orthopedics, home health, pediatrics, and skilled nursing care. She was on the Advisory Committee for the WSSU PT program and has served as a clinical instructor and clinical researcher for WSSU PT students since the program's inception. Dr. Prybylo has worked as a Center of Clinical Education for over 32 years with students from many schools. Dr. Prybylo is a trainer for the APTA Clinical Instructor Education course and has taught several courses in the Southeast. She also has received her certification as an Advanced Clinical Education Instructor.
Dr. Prybylo has been on the WSSU DPT Human Simulation team since its inception in 2007. She has lectured with other faculty on local, regional and national conferences on the utilization of human simulation in the physical therapy curriculum.
Dr. Prybylo has lived in Winston-Salem for over 35 years and has three grown daughters and three granddaughters. Her oldest daughter is a PT, youngest daughter is a NP and her middle daughter is married and works in finance and insurance.
Research and Project Interests:
Clinical Education II – DPT 7702
Clinical Education III – DPT 8801
Clinical Education IV – DPT 8802
Acute Care – DPT 6208
Professional Issues – DPT 6201
Clinical Education Seminar – DPT 7102