Wayne A. Stuberg, PT, Ph.D., PCS, FAPTA

Wayne Stuberg, PhDAdministration
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

Phone: 402-559-5720

Professional Summary

Wayne Stuberg, PT, Ph.D., PCS, FAPTA is Professor and Associate Director of the Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation (MMI). He is also the Director of Clinical Services for MMI.  Dr Stuberg is the Director of the University Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) program at MMI. He is board certified in pediatrics by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, a past president of the Nebraska Physical Therapy Association and past chair of Board of Physical Therapy and Board of Health for the Department of Health and Human Services Division of Licensure and Credentialing. He has served as the President of the UNMC Faculty Senate and as a consultant for the state of Nebraska on the Governor’s Early Childhood Interagency Coordinating Council and Department of Education’s Special Education Advisory Council. He is currently serving as a member of the Nebraska Council on Developmental Disabilities. 

Dr. Stuberg has presented at numerous state, national and international conferences on the topic of management of individuals with developmental disabilities. He has continuing involvement as a faculty member in the entry-level doctorate of physical therapy curriculum at the University of Nebraska Medical Center and is a faculty member of the APTA accredited Pediatric Physical Therapy Residency program at MMI. He has been recognized as an Outstanding Teacher of the Year at UNMC. Dr. Stuberg’s research interests are in the areas of gait analysis and outcomes of physical therapy treatment. He has been recognized as a Distinguished Researcher by the Section on Pediatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association and as a Distinguished Researcher by UNMC. More recently he has been involved in program evaluation projects provided by the MMI UCEDD program in collaboration with state agencies.


Ph.D., Anatomy, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 1989
M.S., Anatomy, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 1980
B.S., Physical Therapy, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 1977

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