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

Wayne Stuberg, PhDAdministration and Physical Therapy
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 Interim Director of the Munroe-Meyer Institute for Genetics and Rehabilitation (MMI). He is the Director of the University Center of Excellence in Developmental Disabilities (UCEDD) program at MMI.  Dr. Stuberg 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 for the Department of Health and Human Services Division of Licensure and Credentialing. He has served as a consultant for the state of Nebraska on the Governor’s Early Childhood Interagency Coordinating Council and also as a member of the Department of Education’s Special Education Advisory Council. He currently is serving as a member of the Board of Health for the State of Nebraska and is a Board member of the Commission for Motion Lab Accreditation which accredits motion labs in the US. He has also served as the President of the UNMC Faculty Senate.

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.


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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