Tina Chase

Kristine M Chase

Director of Clinical Education, Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy

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1919 W. Taylor St., 444 AHSB

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By appointment


Kristine M. Chase, PT, DPT, PCS is a Clinical Assistant Professor and Director of Clinical Education at the University of Illinois at Chicago. Dr. Chase is a Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist (PCS) through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS). She has worked extensively with children of all ages in out-patient pediatric clinics and as an early intervention provider in Illinois and Indiana. Dr. Chase has experience with clinical education as the program director of a physical therapist assistant program and also as an APTA credentialed clinical instructor. She served as an item-writer for the National Physical Therapist Assistant Exam and currently serves as an on-site reviewer for the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE).

Current research interests include clinical education instruction and assessment and movement system dysfunction in the pediatric population.

- American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) member
- Illinois Physical Therapy Association member
- APTA Education and Pediatric Section member
- On-site Reviewer for Physical Therapist Assistant Programs, CAPTE


DPT, Washington University-St. Louis, 2013
MPT, Physical Therapy, Gannon University, 1998
BS, Biology, Allegheny College, 1994