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Bara Alsalaheen, PhD, PT

Bara Alsalaheen, PhD, PT

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy

Department of Physical Therapy

Dr. Alsalaheen is a clinician-scientist with a research program focused on developing comprehensive approaches to identify and modulate factors associated with variations in concussion risks, recovery times, and rehabilitation outcomes. The majority of Dr. Alsalaheen’s work is in the area of clinical interventions for concussion including vestibular therapy, cervical physical therapy, ocular-motor training, and supervised exercise training. In collaborations with other interdisciplinary scientists, Dr. Alsalaheen employs a variety of laboratory, translational and clinical designs with an emphasis on knowledge translation and implementation science. In addition to his concussion research, Dr. Alsalaheen is a practicing clinician at Michigan NeuroSport clinic.


PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences and MPT, University of Pittsburgh

University Physical Therapy Degree, University of Jordan