Johanna Janssen

Director - Clinical Education
Gerald L. Francis Center 100L
2085 Campus Box
Elon, NC 27244
jjanssen@elon.edu (336) 278-6356

Education

Nova Southeastern University

            Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33328

            1998 - 2000

            Education

            Ed.D. Instructional Technology and Distance Education

           

United States Sports Academy

Daphne, AL

1985-1987

Sports Medicine

Master’s Degree in Sports Science

           

Academy for Physical Therapy “Jan van Essen”

Amsterdam, Holland

1978-1982

Physical Therapy

Bachelor’s Degree equivalence

Employment History

Director of Clinical Education

Elon University

            Elon, NC 27244

2003- Present

Associate Professor; Successfully secured 10-year re-accreditation for the Clinical Education curriculum, using the new 2006 CAPTE accreditation criteria; secured partnerships with multiple clinical education sites nationwide and internationally; built service-learning experiences into student’s final Internship.

           

            Associate Professor Physical Therapy

Nova Southeastern University

North Miami Beach/Davie, FL

1995-2002

 

Director Department of Physical Therapy

Services contracted through Physical Therapy Resources, Inc.

West Boca Medical Center

Boca Raton, FL

1992-1995

 

Director Physical Therapy

Industrial Wellness Rehab, Inc

Mobile, AL

1990-1992

 

Director Physical Therapy

Knollwood Medical Center

Mobile, AL

1988-1990

 

Staff Therapist

Knollwood Medical Center, Sports Medicine Department

1986-1988

 

Adjunct Faculty Member Sports Medicine

United Stated Sports Academy

Daphne, AL

1987-1989

 

Graduate Assistant Sports Medicine

United States Sports Academy

Daphne, AL

1985-1986

Courses Taught

DPT 700, 704, 711 and the Internship course DPT 805.  

DPT 602 – Principles of Teaching and Learning 

Grants Awarded

Funded/In Review Grant Activity:

  • Marianne Janssen – $1000 Internal Summer Faculty Research Grant for IRB approved research: “A Mixed-method Comparison of Doctor of Physical Therapy Students’ Self-rated Community Service Self-Efficacy after Participation in Faculty-organized Versus Student-organized Service-Learning Experiences.”
  • Marianne Janssen – on behalf of the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association

$2,500 Membership grant from the American Physical Therapy Association to increase student membership in the Association.

  • Marianne Janssen – on behalf of the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association $5,000 American Physical Therapy Association Community Awareness Grant to increase public awareness of physical therapy.  We are using the funds to expand the National Walk to School event in Graham, NC to include 250 Title I elementary school kids in at least three counties in NC
  • Marianne Janssen, Steve Bailey, Amanda Allen

$2000  Pedagogy and Program Enhancement grant

“Collaborative Implementation of Evidence-Based Practice in Athletic Training and Physical Therapy Education Curricula” - 2004/2005 Elon University

Publications

  • Poster: “Curricular Assessment and Redesign of a Physical Therapy Program in Suriname:  a Case Study of Collaboration;” Marianne Janssen, Nancy Ho Atham, Sergio Baldew, Janice Debidien, Jennifer Audette.  Available online at: http://www.abstractstosubmit.com/wpt2011/abstracts/; Poster Number: SI-PO-201-6 Tue
  • Abstract: “A Myokinematic Restoration Approach to Management of a Male with Right Low Back and Sacroiliac Joint Pain”; Janssen, J. and Boyle, K.  JOSPT, February, 2004
  • Chapter 18 - Women’s Health, Marianne Janssen; in “Clinical Cases in Physical Therapy;’ second edition, 2004; editors: Mark A. Brimer and Michael L. Moran.  Butterworth-Heinemann
  • Electronic Portfolio “Case Studies 1B” – a portfolio of teaching musculoskeletal content in a problem-based learning format; published through Samford University, Center for Teaching, Learning and Scholarship; September, 2003

Presentations

Peer Reviewed Scientific and Professional Presentations:

  • “Curricular Assessment and Redesign of a Physical Therapy Program in Suriname:  a Case Study of Collaboration;” Marianne Janssen, Nancy Ho Atham, Sergio Baldew, Janice Debidien, Jennifer Audette; Poster presentation at the 16th International Congress of the World Confederation of Physical Therapy; Amsterdam Netherlands; June 2011
  • “Use of Service Learning Portfolios to Enhance Professional Behaviors in Physical Therapy Students;” Marianne Janssen; 9th Annual Service-Learning Conference. Greensboro; February 21, 2007
  • “Service-Learning and Portfolios to Enhance Professionalism in Entry-Level Doctor of Physical Therapy Students;” Health Professions Educators Research Symposium; Nova Southeastern University, Ft. Lauderdale, FL; February 2007
  • “A Myokinematic Restoration Approach to Management of a Male with Right Low Back and Sacroiliac Joint Pain”; Janssen, J. and Boyle, K.  Poster presentation at CSM, February 7, 2004
  • “Portfolio Development and Integration in Outcome Assessment.”  Co-presenter with: Mary Blackinton, PT, EdD.  Presented at Combined Sections Meeting of the APTA, Tampa, FL; February 13, 2003

 

Non-Peer Reviewed Presentations:

  • “Continuing Competence, Professionalism, and Portfolios.”  Marianne Janssen; NCPTA Fall Conference; Greensboro, NC; October 2008
  • Guest lecturer for Greensboro College ESS360 – Exercise Physiology course;  “Osteoporosis and Female Specific Issues.”  April 15, 2004
  • “How to Create Effective Poster Presentations”; Marianne Janssen; APTA National Student Conclave, Charlotte, NC; October 22, 2004
  • “Portfolios as an Assessment Tool for Student Learning in an Experiential Environment;”  Marianne Janssen; Innovations in Instruction at Elon University; August 2, 2004”
  • “Role of PT in Women’s Health”; Marianne Janssen; Electives Module at Elon University DPTE; April 2003
  • “Use of Portfolios in Student and Program Outcome Assessment”; Marianne Janssen; Elon’s Innovations in Instruction Fair; August 2 – 5, 2004
  • “Keeping Students Engaged in Learning: Creative Opportunity Identification”; Marianne Janssen; Carolinas Clinical Education Consortium, Sylva NC.  May 2004 
“Use of Portfolios in Clinical Education”; Marianne Janssen; Carolinas Clinical Education Consortium, SC.  March 14 – 15, 2003

Professional Activities

  • Abstract reviewer for the 16th International Congress of the World Confederation of Physical Therapy; Amsterdam Netherlands; June 2011
  • Abstract reviewer for the 9th Annual Conference of International Association for Research in Service-Learning and Community Engagement; October 2009 in Ottawa, Canada
  • Co-instructor and consultant for newly trained Clinical Instructor credentialing trainers - 2009
  • Dissertation committee member for the qualitative research dissertation of Kyndy Boyle, PhD graduate of Nova Southeastern University -  2007
  • Book reviewer for Elsevier Inc. -  2000 – 2005
  • Poster Reviewer for the Carolina Clinical Education Consortium – 2007 - 2009
  • Poster Reviewer at the APTA National Student Conclave, Charlotte, NC

October 22, 2004

  • Consultant for Undergraduate Athletic Training Program Initiative

Nova Southeastern University, 2002

Service Activities

  • Volunteer in Suriname: collaborate with the Anton de Kom University in Paramaribo, to convert their current bachelor level PT program to the Master level – 2008 - Present
  • President of the Board of Trustees for Center for Spiritual Living in Graham, NC 2006 – 2012
  • Volunteer Organizer at ‘Carolina Century’ – a bicycle and inline skating event that raises money and awareness for Multiple Sclerosis.
  • Organized a national “Walk-to-School” event with North Graham Elementary School 2007, 2008, 2009 and 2010.  Working expanded the event to 250 Title I elementary school kids in at least three different counties in NC for 2009, and 2010.
  • PT volunteer for APTA FUNfitness – Special Olympics screening

2003 - Present      

  • Participant and fund raiser for the yearly National Multiple Sclerosis Society’s “Tour to Tanglewood” 2003 – Present
  • President of the Alamance Bicycle Club in Burlington, NC – Elected 2010
  • Guardian ad Litem for Alamance County, NC court system

January 2004 - 2006         

  • “Getting the Kinks Out.”

NSU Social Studies Division

March 9, 1996

  • Volunteer for the Olympic Track and Field Trials.

New Orleans--Olympic Committee.

July 1992

  • Aquatics Exercise Class for Physically Challenged

Ft. Pierce; Indian River County, FL

June-September, 1985

 

Service to the Profession of Physical Therapy:

  • Research representative on the Global Health special interest group of the Health Policy and Administration section of the American Physical Therapy Association.  Initiated a “Research Village,” organizing 16 members who will collaborate in research relating to service-learning, community engagement, global health disparities, and cross cultural competence
  • Member of the Practice Act revision task force of the North Carolina Physical Therapy Association (NCPTA)
  • DAL Membership for the NCPTA; Elected October 2007 - present
  • Co-Vice Chair Triad District of the NCPTA; October 2007 -present
  • Chair Triad District of the NCPTA; 2003 – 2007
  • Board Member of the NCPTA; 2003 - present
  • Chair Nominating committee NCPTA; 2004 – 2007
  • Appointed member of the APTA Mary McMillan Award committee; 2006 – 2008
  • Appointed member of the APTA Mary McMillan Lecture Award committee; 2007

Services to the University/College/School on Committees/Councils/Commissions:

  • University wide:
    • Support Staff with Faculty Rank representative to Academic Council: May 2013 - Present
    • Member of the Graduate Council – Appointed 2011
    • Member of the Council for Civic Engagement – Appointed 2009
    • Member of the Task Force charged to create a promotion pathway for Elon University Support Staff with Faculty Rank – 2009
    • Honorary Degree Advisory Committee appointed  in 2009
    • Elon University Wellness Promotion Team; 2004 – 2008
    • Elon University Curriculum Committee as representative of the DPTE; 2005 – 2006
  • Department of Physical Therapy
    • Global Experiential Learning Committee: 2011 – present
    • Curriculum Committee; since inception
    • Admissions Committee – Appointed 2009; ongoing
    • Elon DPTE Advisory Council; 2004 – Present
    • Committee for faculty release time, Chair; 2005 – 2006
    • DPT Student Review Committee; 2011 – Present

 

Professional Development

Selection of Applicable Continuing Education: (mostly from the past 5 years)

  • 16th International Congress of the World Confederation of Physical Therapy; Amsterdam Netherlands; June 2011
  • 9th Annual Conference of the International Association for Research in Service-Learning and Community Engagement in Ottawa, Canada – October 2009
  • Community Campus Partnerships for Health Summer Service-Learning Institute in Leavenworth, WA – July 2008
  • Successfully completed the “Leadership Development Program” at the Center for Creative Leadership in Greensboro, NC; July 2007
  • 15th International Congress of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy; Vancouver, Canada;  June 2007
  • American Physical Therapy Association Leadership Conference; Yearly in October.
  • American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting; Yearly in February
  • Train the Trainer for Clinical Instructor Credentialing Course; APTA, Washington, DC; April 2006
  • Concentrated Education Series on Scholarship of Teaching/Learning and Assessment; at PT 2005: Annual Conference of the APTA June 8 – 11, 2005
  • Elon University, Inaugural Assessment Conference for North Carolina Independent Colleges and Universities, Friday May 27, 2005
  • Carolina Clinical Educators Consortium; “Enhancing Critical Thinking for Students in Clinical Settings” and Ethics in Clinical Education: Beyond Benevolence”; March 18 – 19, 2005:
  • Information Mastery: Practicing and Teaching Evidence-Based Medicine in the Real World; Charlottesville, VA; April 8 – 9, 2005
  •  “Teaching Clinical Decision Making in the Classroom and Clinic;” February 12, 2003
  • APTA Clinical Instructor Education and Credentialing Program, March 14 – 15, 2003
  • “Legal Issues in Evaluation of Clinical Performance and Academic Dismissal”; Armstrong Atlantic State University: March 28, 2003