Clinical Anatomy I: Lecturer
DPTR 6931: Clinical Education I
DPTR 5201: Clinical Skills:
Examination/ Evaluation I, Lab instructor
DPTR 5211: Foundations of Intervention
I, Lab instructor
DPTR 5101: Movement
Science I, Joint lecture
DPTR 5212: Foundations of
Intervention II, Lab instructor
DPTR 6102: Movement Science II: Biomechanics lecture, lab
DPTR 6403: Musculoskeletal III: Upper
Quarter (Lab instructor for Shoulder content,
primary instructor for Elbow, Wrist and Hand Content)
6403: Musculoskeletal III: Coordinate Industrial
Medicine Content, lectures, lab instructor
7933: Clinical Education III
Clinical Education II
DPTR 5911: Clinical Education I
Maluf K (PI). Trapezius muscle activity in occupational myalgia. July 2010 – 2014. Role: research assistant. NIH funded grant.
Other Research and Scholarly Activity
Board Member: Hand Therapy Certification Commission exam review meeting. New York, NY; June 2013.
Board Member: Hand Therapy Certification Commission exam review meeting. Chicago, IL; June 2012.
Participant: Hand Therapy Certification Commission exam review meeting. Chicago, IL; June 2011.
Participant: Hand Therapy Think Tank (HT3): Consensus meeting on distal radius fractures, Ithaca, NY; August 2010.
Maluf K (PI). Detection and treatment of stress-evoked muscle activity in occupational myalgia. September 2007-present. Role: research assistant.
Peer Reviewed Publications
Lucado A, Heard H, Lateral and medial elbow epicondylosis: Differential diagnosis and treatment guidelines [content editor]. Western Schools. SC Publishing 2015.
Shahidi B, Johnson CL, Curran-Everett D, Maluf KS, Reliability and group differences in quantitative cervicothoracic measures among individuals with and without chronic neck pain. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012;13:215.
Peer Reviewed Scientific and Professional Publications
Miller K, Johnson Armstrong C, Dudley J. Successful non-operative management of suspected SLAP lesion in a recreational CrossFit athlete [poster presentation]. Combined Sections Meeting, APTA. Indianapolis, IN; February 2015.
Johnson Armstrong C. Tips and tricks for diagnosing and managing common elbow disorders. [educational session]. Combined Sections Meeting, APTA. Las Vegas, NV; February 2014, American Society of Hand Therapists. Boston, MA; September 2014.
Cahall C, Johnson C. Utilizing a unique compensatory mechanism in a patient with chronic axillary nerve damage following rotator cuff repair [poster presentation]. Combined Sections Meeting, APTA. Las Vegas, NV; February 2014.
Shahidi B, Johnson C, Maluf K. Reliability and discriminant validity of cervicothoracic impairment measures in individuals with and without chronic neck pain [poster presentation]. Combined Sections Meeting, APTA. Chicago, IL; February 2012.
Johnson, C, Elbow tendinopathies. Wardenberg therapist inservice. Boulder, CO; March 2011.
Johnson C, Coker D. Extensor tendon injuries: What every PT should know [educational session]. Combined Sections Meeting, APTA. New Orleans, LA; February 2011.
Johnson C, Coker D. The wrist and beyond: An evidence based approach to managing common wrist and hand pathology [one day educational course]. Arizona APTA Fall meeting, Phoenix, AZ; October 2010.
Honors and Awards
Outstanding Section, President:
Hand Rehabilitation Section, APTA 2015
Outstanding Committee Member, American Society of Hand Therapists, 2008
Departmental Grant, University of Southern California Physical Therapy Department, 1988
Class Representative for Graduate Physical Therapy Class, 1986-1988
The Hornbeck Scholar Award, University of Denver, 1983
Dean's List, University of Denver, 1979-1983
Golden Key National Honor Society, University of Denver, 1982
University Scholars Scholarship, University of Denver, 1979