Dr. Tiffany Adams PT, DPT, GCS received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Elon University, and her Bachelor of Science in Education degree with a concentration in Sports Medicine from the University of Virginia. She is also currently an MBA candidate at North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.
Prior to joining the faculty at Winston-Salem State University, she worked mainly with the orthopedic and geriatric populations, practicing in the outpatient and home health settings. Her most recent position included managing an outpatient physical therapy practice.
Dr. Adams is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) as well as a Credentialed Clinical Instructor through the APTA. She taught as an adjunct professor in three PT/PTA programs, including WSSU, prior to coming to WSSU full time. She is currently the Assistant Director of Clinical Education for the DPT program, as well as a Clinical Assistant Professor, teaching the Health and Wellness, Clinical Education, and Administration and Management courses within the DPT curriculum.
- BS Education/Sports Medicine, University of Virginia
- DPT, Elon University
- Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatrics, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists, 2017-2027
Research and Project Interests
- Geriatric strength training
- Use of technology to facilitate learning for students and patients
- Health Equity
- The use of innovative practices in physical therapy education and practice