Kathie Hummel-Berry, PT, PhD
Professor of Physical Therapy
Kathie Hummel-Berry has more than 30 years experience in the physical therapy field, during which she's served as both a practitioner and educator. For the past three years, Kathie was a contracted physical therapist for Therapists Unlimited, working mostly in rural home health settings all over western Washington. And, for 27 years, she taught the discipline at the University of Puget Sound, directing that school’s physical therapy program from 1995 to 2009. Kathie holds three degrees from the University of Washington: a PhD in epidemiology (2001), an MEd in higher education (1978) and a bachelor’s degree in physical therapy (1975).