Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science

Kelly J. Sass, MPT


Assistant Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education (ACCE)
Associate of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science

Contact Information

Primary Office: 1-241 Medical Education Building
Iowa City, IA 52242
Primary Office Phone: 319-335-9798

Web: Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science


PhD Candidate, Educational Psychology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
BA, Social Work, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA
MPT, Physical Therapy, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

APTA Educational Leadership Conference, Greenwich CT, APTA
Evidence based case study presentations, University of Iowa
The State of Physical Therapy, University of Iowa
APTA Combined Sections Meeting, San Diego, CA, APTA
APTA Educational Leadership Conference, Portland OR, APTA
Performance Instrument for Students: A Self Guided Training Course, APTA
APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Las Vegas NV, APTA
Iowa Educational Summit - Iowa City, IA, Education, University of Iowa PT and Rehab Science
ACAPT Clinical Education Summit - Kansas City, MO, APTA
APTA Educational Leadership Conference - Kansas City, MO, APTA

Licensure and Certifications

Licensed Physical Therapist Iowa State Board of Licensing
APTA Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor APTA
Trainer, APTA Clinical Education Training and Credentialing Program APTA
APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor APTA

Selected Publications

Sass K, Frank L, Thiele A, Newton A, Bork B, Hartung S, Rosenbaum M.  Physical therapy clinical educators’ perspectives on students achieving entry-level clinical performance.  Journal of Physical Therapy Education.  2011. 25(3):46-52.

Sass K.  Preliminary Student and Faculty Outcomes following the Implementation of a Faculty Service Learning Institute at the University of Iowa.  2007 April 13. 

Shields R, Frey Law L, Reiling B, Sass K, Wilwert J.  Effects of Electrically Induced Fatigue on the Twitch and Tetanus of the Paralyzed Soleus in Humans.  Journal of Applied Physiology.  1997. 82(5):1499-1507.

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