Tiffany Adams

Position: Assistant Director of Clinical Education/Assistant Clinical Professor Department: Physical Therapy

Contact Info

Office: 336 FL Atkins Building Phone: 336-750-8205


Dr. Tiffany Adams PT, DPT 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 an Assistant Clinical Professor, teaching the Health and Wellness, Clinical Education, Administration and Management, and Professional Issues courses within the DPT curriculum.

Educational Background

  • BS Education/Sports Medicine, University of Virginia
  • DPT Elon University

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