Chad Lairamore, PT, PhD, NCS, GCS

Associate Professor

PT Center 319

(501) 450-5597


Dr. Lairamore received his PhD and MS in Physical Therapy from the University of Central Arkansas. He received his Bachelor of Science in Education, Kinesiology, Exercise Science from the University of Arkansas in Fayetteville. He has over 10 years of clinical experience in rehabilitation for adults with neurological conditions such as stroke and brain injury. Dr. Lairamore is a board certified clinical specialist in Geriatric and Neurologic Physical Therapy from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. His research is aimed at improving motor re-learning and rehabilitation for adults with neurological injuries through non-invasive brain stimulation techniques, functional electrical stimulation, and facilitating interprofessional practice. As chair of the interprofessional education (IPE) committee in the College of Health and Behavioral Sciences he is working to develop, implement, and investigating a standard for interprofessional education at UCA.

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