Integrating traditional Chinese Medicine with Western Medicine in rehabilitation, health promotion and prevention practice.

Degrees

EdD, Rutgers University

MA, New York University

Certificate in Physical Therapy, New York University

B.A. Biology, Brockport SUNY

Scholarship / Publications

Almost Forgotten (novel), Publish America, 2008

J. Liebler, R. Levine, J. Rothman, MANAGEMENT PRINCIPLES FOR HEALTH PROFESSIONALS, Second Edition, Aspen Publishers, 1992. (424 pages).

J. Rothman and R. Levine (Eds.), W.B. Saunders, 1992.  PREVENTION PRACTICE: STRATEGIES FOR PHYSICAL THERAPY AND OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PRACTICE. (514 pages).

RECENT REFEREED ARTICLES AND CHAPTERS IN BOOKS

J. Rothman, M. Becker, A.J. Nelson, D. Garcia, R. Sabini, J. Barth, L. Feit, "Effects of multifocal lens on forward head posture and occupational extension while performing a visual task." Ergonomics, Vol. 50, No. 12, 2007, 2095-2103.

M. Becker, A.J. Nelson, J. Rothman, A. Ng, V. Barker, S. Brady, A. Koser.  "Reductions in body mass index delivers positive gait changes."  BioMechanics, Vol. XIII, No. 10, 2006

M. Becker, A.J. Nelson, J. Rothman, D. Abarno, E. Anisis, K. Duryea, K. Lau, T. Nelson, R. Perlman. "Practitioners find appropriate testing elusive," BioMechanics, Vol. XIII, No. 3, 2006

R. Nelson, H. Kaur, E. Muniz, E. Gasiewska, J. Lugo, J. Agro, A.J. Nelson, J. Rothman.  "Neuronal Conduction Studies of the Median Nerve in Non-Impaired Humans: A Comparison of Accepted Techniques",  Electromyograph & Clinical Neurophysiology, Volume 44, Issue 3, 2004

R. Freedland, A. Nelson, C. Festa, K. Bartholomay, P. Crociata, J. Fahs, L. Saunders, J. Rothman, B. Karmel, J. Gardner, "Laterality in At-Risk and Not At-Risk 2 1/2 year old Children", Psychological Reports: Perceptual and Motor Skills, accepted with minor reviews.

R. Nelson, J. Agro, J. Lugo, E. Gasewska, H. Kaur, E. Muniz, A. Nelson, J. Rothman. "The Relationship Between Temperature and Neuronal Characteristics", Electromyography & Clinical Neurophysiology, Volume 44, Issue 3, 2004

M. Becker, A. Nelson, J. Rothman
"Postural Changes May Trigger Back Pain."  Biomechanics, 8, August 2003, 47-54.

A. Nelson, D. Zwick, S. Brody, C. Doran, Lori Pulver, G. Rooz, M. Sadownick, R. Nelson, J. Rothman, "The Validity of the GaitRite and Functional Ambulation Performance Scoring System in the Analysis of Parkinson Gait", NeuroRehabilitation17 (2002) 255-262.