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Sports Medicine

Katherine E. Morrison, PhD, ATC

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Sports Medicine

216 Sturzebecker Health Sciences Center
West Chester, PA 19383

Phone: 610-436-3293

Katherine E. Morrison, PhD, LAT, ATC

Position Title

  • Associate Professor, Sports Medicine

Contact Information


Ph.D. University of Delaware, Newark DE Biomechanics and Movement Science
Dissertation Title: Examination of Dynamic Foot Pressure Distributions, Running Mechanics, and a Lateral Hop in Subjects with Chronic Lateral Ankle Instability
M.S. James Madison University, Harrisonburg VA Health Education
B.S. West Chester University, West Chester PA Athletic Training

Clinical Responsiblities

Women's Gymnastics

Teaching Responsibilities

  • Undergraduate Courses:
    • SMD 212- Pathophysiology of Athletic Injuries/Illnesses I
    • SMD 261- Surface Anatomy
    • SMD 310- Therapeutic Modalities
    • SML 310- Therapeutic Modalities Laboratory
    • SML 311- Therpeutic Exercise Laboratory
    • SMD 361- Kinesiology
  • Graduate Courses:
    • SMD 500- Cadaver Anatomy Lecture
    • KIN 592- Seminar in Sports Medicine

Research Interests

  • Ankle Biomechanics
  • Ankle Instability
  • Thermoregulation
  • Fluid and Electrolyte Balance