Dr. Jeanne L. Cook


Role: Faculty Emeritus
Campus: Springfield



  • PhD, Educational Leadership and Higher Education, University of Nebraska
  • MS, Physical Therapy, Texas Women's University


  • Certified Wound Specialist through the American Academy of Wound Management
  • Credentialed Clinical Instructor and Trainer through the American Physical Therapy Association


  • PTE 756 Patient Management Integumentary
  • PTE 744 Patient Management: Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Problems
  • PTE 873 Patient Management Advanced Differential Diagnosis

Professional experience

Dr. Cook has 27 years of experience as a practicing physical therapist or educator. She particularly enjoys working with individuals with traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, Parkinson’s Disease, cerebrovascular accident, peripheral neuropathy, diabetes, and wounds. She serves the Department of Physical Therapy as Department Head and is active in her church and community. She also participates in pro-bono physical therapy services.

Research and professional interests

  • Wound management
  • Peripheral neuropathy
  • Urinary incontinence
  • Balance and falls
  • Educational outcomes assessment