Andrea Baraldi Cunha, PT, PhD

Physical Therapy
Munroe-Meyer Institute
985450 Nebraska Medical Center
Omaha, NE 68198-5450

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Andrea Baraldi Cunha, PT, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the UNMC Munroe-Meyer Institute. She has a Bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree, and PhD in Physical Therapy.  She conducted post-doctoral research in the Move 2 Learn Innovation Lab at the University of Delaware. Her life is dedicated to pediatric physical therapy, which she has experience in clinical teaching, as a researcher and a clinician (experience in pediatric clinic, school and hippotherapy centers). Dr. Cunha is passionate about designing and assessing play interventions to advance development for infants and children with or at risk for motor delays. She is also interested in how caregiver practices can improve delevopment, and to test ad design low-cost technologies using a user-centered design approach.

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