Julia's Curriculum Vitae
Julia Pierson, PT, DPT
Doctorate of Physical Therapy
Polestar® Pilates Practitioner
The University of Utah; Salt Lake City, UT.
Graduated: May 2014
Doctorate of Physical Therapy
University of Alaska, School of Biology and Wildlife; Fairbanks, AK.
Bachelor's of science in biological sciences magna cum laude,
Intermountain Hearing and Balance Center; Salt Lake City, UT. Physical Therapist
University of Utah: Salt Lake City, UT. Research Assistant
Sept 2014- Oct 2016
PUBLICATIONS & PROFESSIONAL PRESENTATIONS
american physical therapy association combined sections meeting. poster author and presentation. anaheim, ca. february 2016.
Johnson J, Pierson J, Noren C, LaStayo P, and Marcus R. “AM-PAC “6-Clicks”: Implementation and Potential Usefulness in a University Health System”
Intermountain Clinical Education Update for Internal Medicine. Presenter. Murray, UT. December 2016.
Effectiveness and Appropriateness of Vestibular Rehabilitation for fall prevention and treatment for Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo for Intermountain Internal Medicine Physicians, Nurses, and Allied Health Professionals.
Desert Foot Conference. Poster Author and Presentation. Phoenix, AZ. November 2013.
Gillespie B, Pierson J, and Spencer C. “Combination of a Portable Negative Pressure Wound Therapy System and Total Contact Casting for the Treatment of Chronic Diabetic Foot Ulcers”. A poster presentation based on case studies of patients from the Salt Lake City Veterans Affairs Hospital that were the basis of my graduate degree doctoral project.
American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting; San Diego, CA.
Polestar® Pilates Education Curriculum for Practitioner of Pilates for Rehabilitation; Salt Lake City, UT
Vestibular Rehabilitation: Advanced Topics in Differential Diagnosis and Treatment of Vestibular Disorders. University of Utah, Department of Physical Therapy. Salt Lake City, UT
Intermountain Healthcare. Ethics in Training: Becoming an Engaged Employee and Service Recovery. Murray, UT
Vestibular Rehabilitation: A Competency Based Course. American Physical Therapy Association, Duke University, University of Southern California. Los Angeles, ca.
Post-Concussion Syndrome: An Advanced Vestibular Approach. The University of Utah Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training. Salt Lake City, UT
Cervicogenic Dizziness: An Evidence-Based Competency Course. Skill Works, Emory University, American Physical Therapy Association. Murray, UT
Herman & Wallace. Pelvic Floor Level 1. Salt Lake City, UT.
PHYSICAL THERAPY SCHOOL INTERNSHIPS
Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center; salt lake city, ut. January 14-April 14
Sugarhouse Rehabilitation; Salt Lake City, UT. May 13-July 2013
Munson Medical Center; trAVERSE CITY, MI. May 12-July-12
NCAA Student-Athlete– University of Alaska-fairbanks; fairbanks, ak. 2005-2010
NCAA All-American in cross-country skiing, 2007
NCAA cross country skiing championships participant 2007, 2009
15th finish US Cross Country Championships, 5km skate, 2008
CCSA Regional skate champion, 2009
University of Alaska Scholar Athlete of the Year, 2010
CCSA second team All-Conference, 2006/07, 2008/09. 2009/10
4th place finish Tour of Anchorage, 50 km, 2010
NCAA Post-Graduate Scholarship recipient 2012
8th Place Mid-Mountain Marathon, 2013
ZION TRAVERSE, MAY 2015
KESUGI RIDGE TRAVERSE, JU
American Physical Therapy Association- Member since 2012