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Cory Christiansen PT, PhD

  • Physical Therapy (SOM)


Mailing Address:
  • CU Anschutz

Education II South

13121 East 17th Avenue

Room 3123

Aurora, CO 80045

  • Rehabilitation Researcher, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Eastern Colorado Health Care System, Denver, CO
  • Director, Interdisciplinary Movement Science Laboratory
  • Co-Director, Restore Research Group

Areas of Expertise

Movement Science, Clinical Biomechanics, Translational Research, Clinical Trials

Education, Licensure & Certifications

University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO 
PhD, Sport & Exercise Science, 2007

Duke University, Durham, NC 
MS, Physical Therapy, 1996

Colorado State University, Fort Collins, CO 
BS, Biological Sciences, 1992

Licensure Information/Registration Number
Colorado #PTL.0005563



American Physical Therapy Association, Federal Section 2022 Researcher Award. February 2022

Finalist, National Postdoctoral Association Gallagher Mentor Award. April 2021

Dean’s Doctoral Mentoring Award. University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. May 2018

Academy of Medical Educators “Excellence in Direct Teaching” Award. University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus. May 2012