Juli A. Wylegala

PT, PhD

Juli A. Wylegala

PT, PhD

Juli A. Wylegala

PT, PhD

Clinical Associate Professor
Director, Physical Therapy Clinical Education

Research Topics

Soft tissue injury/overuse, assessment and treatment.

Contact Information

622 Kimball Tower

Buffalo NY, 14214

Phone: (716) 829-6745

Fax: (716) 829-3217

wylegala@buffalo.edu

Summary

Juli A. Wylegala, PT, PhD, is a clinical associate professor in the Department of Rehabilitation and the director of clinical education for the Physical Therapy Program.

Wylegala's clinical interests include soft tissue injury/overuse, assessment and treatment.  Her research interests include respiratory muscle training in clinical and athletic populations, swim related research, and more recently, research into the impact of clinical decision making on a variety of rehabilitation outcomes.

Wylegala is very involved in the We Can Row program; a rowing program for cancer survivors. When not on the water rowing, the participants are guided through exercise protocols designed and implemented by UB DPT student volunteers.

Education

  • PhD, Exercise and Nutriton Sciences, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY (2005)
  • MS, Exercise Science, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY (1992)
  • BS, Physical Therapy, Ithaca College, Ithaca, NY (1980)

Professional Affiliations

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • New York New Jersey Physical Therapy Clinical Education Consortium
  • American College of Sports Medicine