Nora Fritz

Faculty Profile

Associate Professor
fy7078@wayne.edu

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Ph.D., P.T., D.P.T., N.C.S.

Office Location

EACPHS, Room 2324

Phone

313-577-1096

Department

Physical Therapy

Appointments

  • Associate Professor, Physical Therapy, Department of Health Care Sciences
  • Associate Professor, Neurology, School of Medicine
  • Faculty, Translational Neuroscience Program

Degrees and Certifications

Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Health in Rehabilitation Sciences with a specialization in Neuroscience and Translational Science, The Ohio State University
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy, The Ohio State University 
  • Bachelor of Science in Zoology, Miami University

Certifications

  • American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists Neurologic Clinical Specialist (NCS) Certification (No. 44032)
  • Licensed Physical Therapist in the State of Michigan (Reg No. 5501017357)

Fellowships

  • Post-doctoral Research Fellow, Johns Hopkins University and Kennedy Krieger Institute

Professional Memberships

  • American Physical Therapy Association
  • European Huntington's Disease Network
  • Huntington Study Group
  • Society for Neuroscience
  • Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers

Primary Research Interest

Dr. Fritz’s research interests include examining the influence of cognition on mobility and exploring exercise interventions to improve function in individuals with neurologic conditions. She is particularly interested in linking clinically observable function to structural imaging and predicting the outcomes of exercise interventions using neuroimaging. Her lab is funded by the National Institutes of Health, The National Multiple Sclerosis Society, the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers, and the Michigan Physical Therapy Association.

 

 

Recent Publications

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Laboratory Web Site

Neuroimaging and Neurorehabilitation Laboratory (NNL)

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Nora Fritz is examining the influence of cognition on mobility and exploring exercise interventions to improve function in individuals with neurologic conditions. She is particularly interested in linking clinically observable function to structural imaging and predicting the outcomes of exercise interventions using neuroimaging.

Research Description

Primary Research Interest
Dr. Fritz’s research interests include examining the influence of cognition on mobility and exploring exercise interventions to improve function in individuals with neurologic conditions. She is particularly interested in linking clinically observable function to structural imaging and predicting the outcomes of exercise interventions using neuroimaging.

Degrees

Doctor of Philosophy in Health in Rehabilitation Sciences with a specialization in Neuroscience and Translational Science, The Ohio State University (Columbus, OH), 2013
Doctor of Physical Therapy, The Ohio State University (Columbus, OH), 2010
Bachelor of Science in Zoology, Miami University (Oxford, OH), 2007
Certifications

American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists Neurologic Clinical Specialist (NCS) Certification, 2014
Licensed Physical Therapist in the State of Michigan (Reg No. 5501017357)

Affiliated Departments