Faculty

Marilyn Moffat

Professor of Physical Therapy

Marilyn Moffat

Phone: 212-998-9400
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Curriculum Vitae/Syllabi

Dr. Marilyn Moffat is a Full Professor of Physical Therapy in the Department at New York University, where she directs both the professional doctoral program (DPT) and the post-professional graduate master's degree program in pathokinesiology. Dr. Marilyn Moffat, a recognized leader in the United States and internationally, is a practitioner, a teacher, a consultant, a leader, and an author. She received her baccalaureate degree from Queens College and her physical therapy certificate and PhD degree from New York University. She has been in private practice for forty years and currently practices in the New York area.

Dr. Moffat completed a six-year term as the President of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) in 1997. Prior to that she had served on the APTA Board of Directors for six years and also as President of the New York Physical Therapy Association for four years. During her term as President of the APTA she played a major role in the development of the Association's Guide to Physical Therapist Practice and was project editor of the Second Edition of the Guide. Amongst her many publications are four books (Musculoskeletal Essentials: Applying the Preferred Practice Patterns; Neuromuscular Essentials: Applying the Preferred Practice Patterns; Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Essentials: Applying the Preferred Practice Patterns; and Integumentary Essentials: Applying the Preferred Practice Patterns);

Certified Basic Life Support (BLS)

  • Certified Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)

  • Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults (CEEAA) by the Section on Geriatrics, American Physical Therapy Association

  • Geriatric Clinical Specialist, American Physical Therapy Association

  • Awards

    • 2010 : Joan Mills Outstanding Service Award, Section on Geriatrics
    • 2009 : NSCA Award of Appreciation-Bronze Level
    • 2009 : Honorary Doctoral Degree - University of Sciences in Pennsylvania
    • 2008 : State of Israel Minister of Tourism Certificate of Appreciation
    • 2008 : Honorary Membership in the Israeli Physiotherapy Society
    • 2008 : APTA Section on Geriatrics President's Award
    • 2006 : Present Who's Who in the World
    • 2006 : Present Who's Who in America
    • 2006 : Present Who's Who in Medicine and Healthcare
    • 2005 : Present Who's Who in the East
    • 2005 : Present Academic Keys Who's Who in Education
    • 2005 : The Marilyn Moffat Chair in Physical Therapy announced
    • 2005 : Bronze Award of Appreciation, National Strength and Conditioning Association's Certification Commission Credentials of Distinction
    • 2004 : Present Who's Who in American Women
    • 2004 : Mary McMillan Lecture Award, American Physical Therapy Association
    • 2004 : Robert G. Dicus Award, Private Practice Section of the American Physical Therapy Association
    • 2003 : Marilyn Moffat Leadership Award, American Physical Therapy Association, Washington DC
    • 2003 : Mildred Elson Award for International Leadership in Physical Therapy, World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Barcelona, Spain
    • 2003 : Ambassador Award, National Strength and Conditioning Association
    • Distinguished Faculty Award, Department of Physical Therapy, New York University
    • 2000 : Diversity All-Star Award, Advisory Panel on Minority Affairs, APTA
    • R Charles Harker Policy Maker Award, APTA Section on Health Policy, Legislation, and Regulation
    • 1999 : "Diversity 2000" Award, Advisory Panel on Minority Affairs, APTA
    • Charles Magistro Award for Service, Foundation for Physical Therapy
    • Howard A Rusk Humanitarian Award, World Rehabilitation Fund, New York NY
    • New York Physical Therapy Association named its Distinguished Service Award the Dr. Marilyn Moffat Distinguished Service Award
    • Catherine Worthingham Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association
    • Barbara C. White Lecture Award, University of Florida, Gainesville Florida
    • Robert C. Bartlett Recognition Award, Foundation for Physical Therapy
    • Distinguished Service Award, New York Chapter APTA
    • Commendation Award, The Physical Therapy Association of the Republic of China
    • Certificate of Achievement and of Appreciation, University of the State of New York Education Department
    • Commendation Award, Mahidol University, Bangkok Thailand
    • APTA Highest Commendation for Board of Directors Service
    • Sawadi Skulkai Lecture Award, Mahidol University, Bangkok Thailand
    • Certificate of Appreciation, Foundation for Physical Therapy
    • Lucy Blair Service Award APTA
    • 1980, 1982: Outstanding Service Award, New York Chapter APTA
    • 1980, 1981: Outstanding Service Awards, Greater New York District APTA
    • Founders Day Award, New York University
    • United Cerebral Palsy Citation for Service
    • Kappa Delta Phi
    • Pi Lambda Theta
    • 2013 : Alumni Distinguished Achievement Award, New York University Valedictory Celebration, New York NY
    • 2012 : Robert C. Bartlett Innovation in Fundraising Award, Foundation for Physical Therapy

    Selected Publications

    • Moffat M, Hegenscheidt S, Ng S, et al. Evidence-based exercise prescription: raising the standard of delivery. Int Musculoskel Med. Available online: 31 January 2012
      DOI: 10.1179/1753615411Y.
    • Moffat M. A history of physical therapy education around the world. J Phys Ther Educ. 2012;26(1):13-23.
    • Moffat M. Therapy, Physical. In: Gellman M, Turner JR (Eds.). Encyclopedia of Behavioral Medicine. Springer: New York, 2012.
    • Moffat M (ed). Neuromuscular Essentials: Applying the Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns. Thorofare NJ: Slack Incorporated, Korean Translation, 2011.
    • Moffat M. West meets east in China. Physiotherapy in Motion, Austral Physiother Assn. 2011; March:223-25.
    • Contributed to: For Tendon Pain, Think Beyond the Needle. NY Times - Jane Brody’s column. Personal Health Science Section - March 1, 2011.
    • Schmid S, Moffat M, Gutierrez GM. Effect of knee joint cooling on the electromyographic activity of lower extremity muscles during a plyometric exercise. J Electromyo Kines. 2010;20:1075-1081.
    • Moffat M. Den Beruf weltweit vorwartsbringen - das engagement des weltverbands fur physiotherapie. Physioactive. 2010;3:38-40.
    • Moffat M. Phyiotherapeuten als fitnessexperten für ältere menschen. Physioactive. 2010;1:21-24.
    • Moffat M, Lewis CB. Age-Defying Fitness. Atlanta GA: Peachtree Publications, Japanese Translation. 2010.
    • Contributed to: Improve Your Posture With Exercise, Shoes. Kim Painter – USA Today - September 23, 2010.
    • Contributed to: Aging Frames: Baby Boomers Visit PTs with Musculoskeletal Conditions. Today in PT - September 6, 2010.
    • Contributed to: Active Duty. Toronto Star - Loxley T - June 19, 2010.
    • Contributed to: 100 Simple Things You Can Do to Prevent Alzheimer's and Age-Related Memory Loss. Jean Carper: Little Brown, 2010.
    • Moffat M (ed). Integumentary Essentials: Applying the Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns. Thorofare, NJ: Slack Incorporated, Korean Translation, 2009.
    • Kemmis K, Moffat M. Prescribing effective exercise for bone health. Gerinotes. 2009;16:2529.
    • Heitzman J, Moffat M. Guide to physical therapist practice: Preferred practice pattern 4 musculoskeletal. Gerinotes. 2009;16:9-11.
    • Moffat M. Age-defying moves. Bottom Line Women’s Health. 2009;3(9):11.
    • Moffat M. A really smart exercise program: anyone can do at home. Bottom Line Retirement. 2009;17:11-13.
    • Moffat M. We are on a downhill slope if we don’t do any exercise. The Royal Gazette – Bermuda. September 24, 2009.
    • Moffat M. Ask the expert. Transitions Newsletter Easter Seals. Spring/Summer 2009.
    • Moffat M. 10 ways to protect yourself from dangerous falls. Bottom Line’s Daily Health News. April 7, 2009.
    • Contributed to: The Symptom Solver. Prevention Books (Chapter on Muscle Cramps). Suszynski M. 2009.
    • Contributed to: Making a world of difference. PT Magazine - September 2009;21-32.
    • Contributed to: The Back Story. AARP-The Magazine - July/August 2009.
    • Contributed to: Exercise: It’s All Up to You St Louis Post-Dispatch - February 4, 2009.
    • Contributed to: Getting Fit at the Office. BOSS - Fall 2008.
    • Contributed to: Diet Detective. Aches and Pains: Understanding Body Mechanics - Fall 2008.
    • Contributed to: What Sports Injury Do You Have? Lifescript.com - Fall 2008.
    • Contributed to: Exercise Regimens for Patients Burdened By Illness ReachMD - September 10, 2008.
    • Contributed to: The Challenges of Exercise for Patients Coping With Illness. ReachMD - September 10, 2008.
    • Contributed to: How Can I Improve My Balance. Natural Health - July/August 2008.
    • Contributed to: The Power of Balance. Diabetes Forecast: The Healthy Living Magazine - July 2008.
    • Contributed to: Getting Older and Better; Motivation To Stay Active Comes In Many Forms. USATODAY.com - June 30, 2008.
    • Contributed to: Easy Ways to Stay Limber For Life. Consumer Reports on Health - June 2008.
    • Contributed to: How To Stay Fit, Come What May. Consumer Reports on Health - May 2008.
    • Contributed to: Fitness-Not Just For United States (or MTNA) Presidents. Music Teacher The Official Journal of Music Teachers National Association. April/May 2008;4-5.
    • Contributed to: You Name It, and Exercise Helps It. NY Times - Jane Brody's Column Science Section - April 29, 2008.
    • Contributed to: Wilkinson D. The Only 127 Things You Need: A Guide to Life's Essentials. New York NY: Penguin-Tarcher, 2008.
    • Moffat M. The hidden causes of most deadly falls. BottomLine Health. 2008:22(5);3-5.
    • Moffat M (ed). Neuromuscular Essentials: Applying the Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns. Thorofare NJ: Slack Incorporated, 2008. (link)
    • Moffat M. Age-defying fitness - a physical therapist practice arena. Impact. 2007;6:12.
    • Experience Life - "Joint Effort" - October 2007.
    • Women's Adventure - September/October 2007.
    • Frankie Boyer _ hour radio show - "Age-Defying Fitness" - September 10, 2007.
    • St. Petersburg Times - "Stay Fit to Stay Younger Longer" - August 28, 2007.
    • Contributed to: The Californian - "AHA: No Need to Hide from Weights" - August 21, 2007.
    • Contributed to: Woman's World - "Improve Your Posture and Erase Aches and Pains" - August 21, 2007.
    • Contributed to: USA Today - "Well Worth the Weight" - August 20, 2007. (link)
    • Feldman S, Moffat M. "Cardiorespiratory Responses of Individuals with Cervical and Thoracic Spinal Cord Injury (SCI) During Upper and Lower Extremity Exercise" - Platform Presentation at 2007 Congress Meeting of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Vancouver BC, June 2007.
    • Contributed to: HealthandAge.com - "Endurance" - May 31, 2007. (link)
    • Contributed to: Lansing State Journal - "Fitness and Aging" - May 20, 2007.
    • Contributed to: WCVB-TV Channel 5 - Needham MA - "Bay Boomer Generation" - May 18, 2007.
    • Contributed to: HealthandAge.com - "Flexibility" - May 17, 2007. (link)
    • Contributed to: Newsweek - "The Boomer Files - Let's Get Physical" - May 14, 2007. (link)
    • Contributed to: HealthandAge.com - "Balance" - May 3, 2007. (link)
    • Contributed to: WPHC-FM _ hour radio interview - "Your Family's Health" - May 2, 2007
    • Contributed to: Sarasota Magazine - "Forever Fit" - May 1, 2007.
    • Contributed to: The Diet Channel - "Author Marilyn Moffat Discusses Age-Defying Fitness" - May 2007 (link)
    • Moffat M (ed). Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Essentials: Applying the Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns. Thorofare NJ: Slack Incorporated, 2007. (link)
    • Stackowicz DM, Moffat M, Frownfelter D, McNamara SMB. Impaired Ventilation, Respiration/Gas Exchange, and Aerobic Capacity/Endurance Associated with Airway Clearance Dysfunction (Pattern C). In Moffat M (ed). Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Essentials: Applying the Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns. Thorofare NJ: Slack Incorporated, 2007. (link)
    • Sadowsky S, Frownfelter D, Moffat M. Impaired Ventilation and Respiration/Gas Exchange Associated With Respiratory Failure (Pattern F). In Moffat M (ed). Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Essentials: Applying the Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns. Thorofare NJ: Slack Incorporated, 2007. (link)
    • Moffat M. Clinicians' Roles in Health, Wellness, and Physical Fitness. In Magee DJ, Zachazewski JE, Quillen WS. Scientific Foundations and Principles of Practice in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. St Louis MO: Saunders Elsevier, 2007. (link)
    • Moffat M. Clinicians' Roles in Health, Wellness, and Physical Fitness. In Magee DJ, Zachazewski JE, Quillen WS. Scientific Foundations and Principles of Practice in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation. St Louis MO: Saunders Elsevier, 2007. (link)
    • Moffat M, Lewis CB. Age-Defying Fitness. Atlanta,GA: Peachtree Publications; 2006. (link)
    • Moffat M (ed). Musculoskeletal Essentials: Applying the Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns. Thorofare NJ: Slack Incorporated, 2006. (link)
    • Moffat M (ed). Integuentary Essentials: Applying the Preferred Physical Therapist Practice Patterns. Thorofare NJ: Slack Incorporated, 2006. (link)

    Selected Presentations

    • Moffat M. Combating the Major Life-style Related Health Issues Facing Us. Keynote Addresss, Community Project for Health Promotion for the Elderly Ceremony, Terceira Island, Azores, January 14, 2012.
    • Schmid S, Moffat M, Gutierrez GM. Effect of knee joint cooling on the electromyographic activity and ground reaction forces of lower extremity muscles during a plyometric exercise. National Physiotherapy Congress, Basel, Switzerland, Poster 2012.
    • Pozzi F, Gutierrez GM, Moffat M. Biomechanical and EMG analysis of toe and heel landing during stepping down in ongoing gait. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Chicago IL, February -2012 Poster. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Evidence-based Practice for Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Disorders. Annual Conference Association of Physiotherapists of Brazil, Florianopolous Brazil, October 10, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. WCPT’s International Role. Panel Discussion - Annual Conference Association of Physiotherapists of Brazil, Florianopolous Brazil, October 9, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Celebrating 60 Years of Moving the Profession Forward. Keynote Address, Annual Conference Association of Physiotherapists of Brazil, Florianopolous Brazil, October 9, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Moving the Profession Forward Around the World. Keynote Address, 8th International Congress of the Order of Physiotherapists in Lebanon, Beirut, Lebanon, September 17, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Evidence-Based Exercise Prescription – Are We Pushing Hard Enough. 8th International Congress of the Order of Physiotherapists in Lebanon, Beirut, Lebanon, September 17, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Evidence-Based Exercise Prescription: Raising the Standard of Delivery. Introduction and Overview WCPT Policies - Chair Expert Panel, Amsterdam Netherlands, June 21, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Schmid S, Moffat M, Gutierrez GM. Effect of knee joint cooling on the electromyographic activity of lower extremity muscles during a plyometric exercise. Poster Presented at the World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress, Amsterdam The Netherlands,
    • Moffat M. Celebrating WCPT’s 60th Anniversary. Opening Ceremonies Address, World Physical Therapy 2011, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 20, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Broadening Our Horizons. Presidential Address, General Meeting World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, June 18, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Ling WK, Moffat M, Batavia M. Influence of a specialized curriculum on the career choices of a doctor of physical therapy program graduates. Poster Presented at Annual Conference and Exposition American Physical Therapy Association, National Harbor MD, Ju
    • Moffat M. The Challenges of the Profession Before You. Closing Remarks, NYU 2011 Physical Therapy Graduating Class, New York NY, August 25, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges of the Profession Before You. Graduation Address, Washington University, May 20, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Building Bone Health Into Your Practice: Osteoporosis Functional Examination and Exercise Prescription. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, New Orleans LA, February 11, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Strategies for Evaluating Balance and Coordination in the Work Place – Part of Presentation - Workers’ Compensation and the Older Worker: Case-Based Approach. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, New Orleans LA, February 10, 2011. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Higher Entry Level Degrees in Physiotherapy Will Lead to Better Patient Care. Australian Physiotherapy Association, Gold Coast, Australia, October 30, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Meeting the Needs of the Profession as Demographics Change. Keynote, Australian Physiotherapy Association, Gold Coast, Australia, October 29, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Moving the Profession Forward Around the World. Keynote, Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists, Limerick, Ireland, October 13, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Are We Meeting the Challenges. Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists, Limerick, Ireland, October 13, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Age-Defying Fitness. Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists, Limerick, Ireland, October 12, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Moving the Profession Forward Around the World. Keynote, Taiwan Physical Therapy Association Meeting, Taichung, Taiwan, September 26, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Moving the Profession Forward Around the World. Keynote, South America Region Meeting World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Santiago, Chile, August 19, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Pozzi F, Gutierrez GM, Moffat M. Biomechanical analysis of stepping down in continuous gait following ankle evertor fatigue: a pilot study. Poster Presented at Annual Meeting American Society of Biomechanics, Providence RI, August 18-21, 2010.
    • Moffat M. Setting the Stage – Profile of Aging Americans. EXPAAC Conference, Indianapolis, Indiana, July 28, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Physical Therapists as Exercise Experts with Aging Adults. Africa Region Meeting World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Ghana, Africa, July 22, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Moving the Profession Forward Around the World. Keynote, Africa Region Meeting World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Ghana, Africa, July 22, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Age-Defying Fitness. The Princeton Club of NY, New York NY, June 8, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Moving the Profession Forward Around the World. Keynote, European Region Meeting World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Berlin, Germany, May 27, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Direct Access. Europe Region Meeting World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Berlin, Germany, May 26, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession around the World. Keynote, Swiss Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Basel Switzerland, May 7, 2010. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Opening Keynote Address. International Summit on Direct Access and Advanced Scope of Practice in Physical Therapy, National Harbor MD, October 22, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Age-Defying Fitness, English Speaking Union, New York NY, October 20, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physical Therapy: Advancing the Profession. Scully Lecture for the Southwest District Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association, Pittsburgh PA, October 13, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Age-Defying Fitness. HJC Bowden Center, East Point GA, September 29, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Age-Defying Fitness. Atlanta Fullerton Public Library/Northeast Spruill Oaks Branch, John’s Creek GA, September 29, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession around the World. Keynote, Bermuda Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Bermuda, September 17, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession around the World. Keynote, Philippine Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Manila Philippines, September 13, 2009 (via video telecast). (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Educating Today’s Physical Therapist for Tomorrow’s Practice. Tenth Armenian Medical World Conference, New York NY, July 1, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Evidence-based Exercise Prescription for Special Populations. Singapore Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Singapore, May 17, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession around the World” – Keynote, Singapore Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Singapore, May 16, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Global Perspectives of Physiotherapy Education. Singapore Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Singapore, May 16, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession around the World. Keynote, Bahrain Physical Therapy Association Meeting, Bahrain, April 20, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Legislative Process and Legislative Update. Greater New York District of NY Physical Therapy Association, New York NY, April 4, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession Around the World. Keynote, Malaysian Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 23, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Evidence-based Exercise Interventions for Cardiovascular/Pulmonary Disorders. Columbian Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Bogotá, Columbia, March 12, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Evidence-based Exercise Interventions for Neuromuscular and Endocrine Disorders. Columbian Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Bogotá Columbia, March 12, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession around the World. Keynote, Columbian Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Bogotá Columbia, March 11, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Evidence-based Exercise Interventions for Musculoskeletal Disorders. Columbian Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Bogotá Columbia, March 11, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Getting to Yes - Fostering Service for Component Leaders. Health Policy & Administration Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, Combined Sections’ Meeting, Las Vegas NV, February 10, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession Around the World. Keynote, Asian Region Meeting of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy, Mumbai, India, January 22, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Building Bone Health Into Your Practice: Osteoporosis Functional Examination and Exercise Prescription. Keynote, Egyptian Syndicate of Physiotherapy Meeting, Cairo, Egypt, January 9, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession Around the World. Keynote, Egyptian Syndicate of Physiotherapy Meeting, Cairo, Egypt, January 9, 2009. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession Around the World. Keynote, Korean Physical Therapy Association Meeting, Daegu, Korea, October 12, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession Around the World. Keynote, Africa Region Meeting of WCPT, Abuja, Nigeria, August 21, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Physical Therapist Management of Spine Disorders: Spinal Stenosis and Spondylolisthesis. First Annual NYC Conference, Power Pilates, New York NY, August 1, 2008.
    • Moffat M. Physical Therapist Management of Spine Disorders: Osteoporosis, Osteoarthritis, and Rheumatoid Arthritis. First Annual NYC Conference, Power Pilates, New York NY, August 1, 2008.
    • Moffat M. Exercise Throughout Life. Reach MD X-M, one-fifty-seven (The Channel for Medical Professionals), June 24, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Exercise in the Presence of Disease. Reach MD X-M, one-fifty-seven (The Channel for Medical Professionals), June 24, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession Around the World. Keynote Address, Israel Physiotherapy Association Meeting, Jerusalem, Israel May 28, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Age-Defying Fitness. Older Women's League, New York NY, May 14, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Age-Defying Fitness. Colony Club, New York NY, May 8, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession Around the World. North American/Caribbean Region of the WCPT, Barbados, West Indies, April 24, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Activity: The Antidote to Aging. 92nd Street Y, New York NY, April 6, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting WCPT. Nordic Physiotherapy Meeting, Helsinki, Finland, April 3-4, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. The Challenges Confronting Physiotherapy: Advancing the Profession Around the World. Nordic Physiotherapy Meeting, Helsinki, Finland, April 3-4, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. Age-Defying Fitness: Making the Most of Your Body for the Rest of Your Life. Canyon Ranch, Lenox MA, January 25-26, 2008. (INVITED)
    • Feldman S, Moffat M. Cardiorespiratory responses of individuals with cervical and thoracic spinal cord injury (sci) during upper and lower extremity exercise. Platform Presentation at 2007 Congress Meeting of the World Confederation for Physical Therapy,
    • Moffat M. Debate: Scope of Practice: Physical Therapy Must Get Back to its Roots and Focus on its Core Expertise. World Confederation for Physical Therapy Congress Meeting, Vancouver BC, June 5, 2007. (INVITED)
    • Moffat M. To Bend or Not to Bend While Testing Individuals With Osteopenia or Osteoporosis. APTA Combined Sections Meeting, Boston MA, February 16, 2007 (With Dale Avers and Karen Kemmis)

    Research Interests

    • Cardiovascular/pulmonary physical therapy
    • Orthopedic physical therapy
    • Exercise and fitness
    • National/international professional issues