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Eric Sawyer, PT, DPT, STC, OCS

Core Faculty

Senior Instructor

(303) 724-9597

Professional Qualifications


University of St. Augustine, St. Augustine, FL, Doctor of Physical Therapy (tDPT), 2005

University of Colorado, Denver, CO, MS in Physical Therapy, 1998

University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, BS in Recreation & Leisure, 1991

Licensure Information/Registration Number

Colorado #6509


Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy (OCS) by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 2010

Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor, American Physical Therapy Association, 2009

Certified in Sports Therapy (STC), University of St. Augustine, 2003

Curriculum Vitae

 Teaching Responsibilities

Summer Semester

DPTR 6402: Musculoskeletal Conditions II, Lecturer & Lab Instructor
DPTR 5911: Clinical Education I, Instructor & Advisor

Fall Semester

DPTR 5212: Foundations of Interventions II, Electrotherapy Content Coordinator
DPTR 6403: Musculoskeletal Conditions III, Course Co-Coordinator
DPTR 7913: Clinical Education III, Instructor & Advisor

Spring Semester

DPTR 5401: Musculoskeletal Conditions I, Lab instructor
DPTR 5911: Instructor & Advisor
DPTR 6732: Health Care Delivery II, Course Asst. and Lecturer
DPTR 6912: Instructor & Advisor
DPTR 6931: Clinical Education I, Instructor and Advisor
DPTR 6932: Clinical Education II, Instructor and Advisor

 Clinical Specialty, Interests and Practice Sites

Clinical specialty: musculoskeletal & industrial rehabilitation, including FCEs

Practice Site(s): Fit Physical Therapy


 Research and Scholarship Interests

My scholarly interests include examining the preparing and assessment of students' readiness for inpatient settings for clinical experiences, including interprofessional collaboration, and advancing clinical practice for musculoskeletal conditions.

 Honors and Awards

Recipient of 14 different scholarships, including Colorado Scholars Award, Four Year Honors Scholarship, Merit Scholarship

Outstanding Undergraduate Scholar, University of Utah Dept. of Recreation & Leisure, 1991

Who’s Who Among Students in American Colleges & Universities, 1991

Utah Jazz Employee of the Month (only intern to receive award), March, 1991

Golden Key National Honor Society, 1989; Vice President at University of Colorado Denver