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Mark McLaughlin Mañago, PT, DPT, NCS

Core Faculty

Assistant Professor

(303) 724-0247


Professional Qualifications


University of Colorado Denver Graduate School, Aurora CO. PhD Candidate, Clinical Science, Anticipated Graduation 2017

University of Colorado Denver Graduate School, Aurora CO. Doctor of Physical Therapy, 2008

University of Colorado Denver, Health Sciences Center, Aurora, CO, MS in Physicial Theraphy, 2005

Carleton College Northfield, MN, BA in Spanish Literature, 1997

Licensure Information/Registration Number

Colorado #8935, 2005-present


Neurologic Clinical Specialist
American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) 2009

Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor
American Physical Therapy Association 2011

Credentialed Clinical Instructor
American Physical Therapy Association 2007

Credentialed Medical Interpreter (Spanish)
University of Colorado Hospital 2003

Manago CV Spring 2017.pdf Curriculum Vitae

 Current Teaching Responsibilities


DPTR 5621 Evidence Based Practice, Course Coordinator

DPTR 6632 Clinical Reasoning II, Instructor



DPTR 5631: Clinical Reasoning I, Instructor

DPTR 6633: Clinical Reasoning III, Instructor

DPTR 6501: Neuromuscular Conditions I, Lab Instructor



DPTR 7651: Clinical Reasoning Capstone, Instructor



Mañago MM, Hebert JR, Schenkman M. The psychometric properties of a clinical strength assessment protocol in people with multiple sclerosis. International Journal of MS Care. In press.

Mañago MM, Schenkman M, Berliner J, Hebert JR. Gaze stabilization and dynamic visual acuity in people with multiple sclerosis. Journal of Vestibular Research. In Press.

Hebert JR, Manago MM. Reliability and Validity of the Computerized Dynamic Posturography Sensory Organization Test in Persons with Multiple Sclerosis. International Journal of MS Care. September 2016. doi:10.7224/1537-2073.2016-027.

Ketelhut NB, Kindred JH, Mañago MM, Hebert JR, Rudroff T. Core muscle characteristics of patients with multiple sclerosis during walking. Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development. 2015;52(6):713-724.

Hebert JR, Corboy J, Mañago MM, Schenkman M. Effects of vestibular rehabilitation on Multiple Sclerosis-related fatigue and upright postural control. Physical Therapy. 2011;91:1166-1183.


 Honors and Awards

Top 5 abstracts by a trainee, Sixth International Symposium on Gait and Balance in Multiple Sclerosis: Sensory Contributions to Gait and Balance. Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, OR. Sept 9-10, 2016.

President’s Award Nominee, University of Colorado Hospital, Excellence in Working Together, 2012.

Chancellor Diversity Scholarship, School of Medicine, University of Colorado Denver Health Sciences Center, 2004.