Grace C. Johnson

Division of Physical Therapy Education
University of Nebraska Medical Center
984420 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-4420

Assistant Professor, Division of Physical Therapy Education, UNMC, 2000-present

DPT, Arcadia University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2010
OCS (Orthopedic Certified Specialist), American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 1997-present
BSPT, Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri; Program in Physical Therapy, 1988
MS, UCLA, Department of Kinesiology, 1986
BS, UCLA, Department of Kinesiology, 1984

Primary Teaching Responsibilities:
PHYT 505, Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy I (course coordinator)
PHYT 510, Physical Agents (course coordinator)
PHYT 512, Neuromuscular Physical Therapy I (course co-coordinator)
PHYT 605, Musculoskeletal Physical Therapy II (course coordinator)

Vice President, Nebraska Physical Therapy Association Fall 2011-Fall 2015
Member, American Physical Therapy Association 1988-present;
Member, Orthopaedic Section 1994-present
Member, Nebraska Physical Therapy Association
Member, Education Committee 2008-present
Specialization Academy of Content Experts, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, Orthopaedic Section Item writer. 2008-present
UNMC Sharing Clinic, 2005-present

Clinical Experience:

Outpatient orthopaedics

Johnson GC. Physical therapy management of a patient with cervicothoracic dysfunction and shoulder impingement syndrome: a case report. Orthopaedic Practice. 2011;23(3):133-138.

Willett GM, Johnson GC, Jones KJ. The Effect of a Hybrid Continuing Education Course on Outpatient Physical Therapy for Acute Low Back Pain. The Internet Journal of Allied Health Sciences and Practice.  January 2011, Volume 9, Number 1.

Wyman RM, Johnson GC. Physical Therapy Patient Management within an Interdisciplinary Team in a Student-Run Outpatient Clinic. J Orthop Sports Phys Ther.  2010;40:A-94.

Volkman KG, Norman JF, Pieper L, Venema DM, Johnson GC, PT, MS, OCS.
Use of High Fidelity Simulation to Assess Decision-making Behaviors, Clinical Skills and Communication Attitudes of Physical Therapist Students in Acute Care Settings. Poster, Combined Sections Meeting, APTA, San Diego, CA, February 17-20, 2010.

Johnson GC. Physical therapy management of a patient with temporomandibular joint hypermobility. 
J Orthop Sports Phys Ther.  2009; 39: A-65.

Grace C. Johnson, PT, DPT, MS, OCS
Grace C. Johnson
Assistant Professor