Areas of Expertise: Neurorehabilitation, Health Promotion, Instructional Design, Service Learning
Background: Recently published a chapter entitled Community Health Promotion: Evolving Opportunities for Physical Therapists, in the Handbook of Teaching and Learning for Physical Therapists. She has conducted and presented research in the area of service learning in Belize, China, and Greece. She was instrumental in developing the Community Patient Resource Group (CPRG) a unique program in which member of the community serve as “real patients” within the Krannert School of Physical Therapy.
Research Interests: Patient and Family Education, Outcomes of Service Learning
HSD, Indiana University
MS, Physical Therapy, University of Indianapolis
BS, Physical Therapy, St. Louis University
Fun fact: Attended the Western Reserve Cooking School Level I and II
Favorite thing about UIndy: Family atmosphere
Click to view Dr. Gahimer's CV with publications, including Jensen, G, Mostrom, E. Handbook of Teaching and Learning for Physical Therapists. Gahimer, J. "Community health promotion: Evolving opportunities for physical therapists." 2013, 3rd ed..