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Donald H. Sussman , PhD

    • Title:
    • Assistant Professor

    • Role:
    • Faculty

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    • Office Location:
    • Lewis Hall

    • Undergraduate Education:
    • City College of NY

      BS,  Psychology

      1969  TO  1975

    • Graduate Education:
    • Herbert H Lehman College

      MS,   Phys Education

      1978  TO 1980

       

      Southern Illinois University

      PhD,   Biomechanics

      1983  TO 1987

    • Postdoctoral Education:
    • Medical Education:
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    • Fellowship(s):
    • University of Massachusetts Medical Center

      Research Fellow

      1987  TO 1989

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    • Bio:
    • Prior Professional Positions

       

      Eastern Virginia Medical School

      Assistant Professor

      2007  to Present

       

      Tidewater Community College

      Adjunct Associate Professor

      2002  to  2007

       

      Old Dominion University

      Assistant Professor

      1996   to  2002

       

      Bemidji State University

      Associate Professor

      1989  to  1996

       

      Univ Massachusetts-Amherst

      Adjunct Assistant Professor

      1987   to  1989

       

      University of Northern Iowa

      Assistant Professor

      1986  to  1987

       

      UMass Med Ctr, Worcester, MA (Cardiovascular Med)

      Post-Doc Research Fellow

      1987   to  1989

       

      UMass, Amherst, MA (Anatomy)

      Adjunct Assistant Professor

      1988   to  1989

       

      (Provost) Grad & Univ Ctr, CUNY, New York, NY

      Research Associate

      1980  to  1983

       

      Bronx Community College (Social Science Dept)

      Instructor

      1977   to  1980

       

      Bronx Community College (Institutional Research)

      Research Assistantt

      1975   to  1977

Selected Publications

 

Sussman, DH, Crews, W:  The effect of a water soluble verses a non-water soluble pre-tape spray on subtalar joint pronation during a 40 minute, 5 mile run, Biomechanics In Sport XI, July 1993.

 

Sussman, DH:  Biomechanical considerations of walking gait patterns of aged populations, Biomechanics In Sport XI, July, 1993.

 

Sussman, DH:  Biomechanical considerations of walking gait patterns of aged populations, Biomechanics In Sport XI, July, 1993.

 

Sussman, DH, Walker, M, Hrowayeh, H:  The patellofemoral joint reaction forces at the knee during forward and backward walking, Journal of Musculoskeletal Research, June, 2000

 

Sussman, DH:  Contraindicated exercises for the average weight trainer (Accepted), Journal of Health and Fitness

 

Sussman, DH, and Walker, ML:  Effect of cambered roadways on the kinematics of running.  International Society for Biomechanics in Sport, July, 2001.

 

Sussman, DH and Walker, ML:  Effect of backpack loading on kinematics of walking.  International Society for Biomechanics in Sport, July, 2001.

 

Walker, ML, Sussman, DH, Dowling, EA, Vanlunen, B, Tamburello, M, Ernst, B (2003):  Relationship between maximum strength and relative endurance for the empty can exercise for shoulder rehabilitation. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation.