Amie Marie Jasper, PT, DPT, GCS, NCS, graduated from Universidad de Sta. Isabel, Philippines with a bachelor of science in physical therapy and obtained her doctor of physical therapy from ATSU. She is a Geriatric Certified Specialist, APTA Certified Clinical Instructor, Certified Competent in Vestibular Rehabilitation, and Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults (CEEAA). Dr. Jasper was a full-time faculty member for the College of Physical Therapy in the Philippines before she moved to the US in 2008. As a clinician, she has worked with the older adults in a variety of settings including inpatient rehab, skilled nursing facilities, home health and outpatient. She is involved in the Geriatric Specialization and Advanced Proficiency Geriatrics for PTA, a subcommittee of the APTA Section on Geriatrics Practice Committee. She is currently in the dissertation phase of a PhD program.
Suzanne Greenwalt, PT, DPT, CCS, GCS, received her doctor of physical therapy from ATSU, completed her master of physical therapy and bachelor of science in exercise science from Saint Louis University. She is a board certified Clinical Specialist in Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Physical Therapy as well as in Geriatric Physical Therapy. She serves the profession at the national level as a member of the nominating committee for the APTA Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Section. She is also a member of the nominating committee for the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association. She is an APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor and is full-time faculty at Belmont University. Her clinical and research interests are cardiopulmonary comorbidities in the geriatric population.