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Dr. Kristi Trammell, PT, DPT

Assistant Professor
Office: Hardy 130
UMHB Mail Box:UMHB Box 8023900 College St, Box 8023BeltonTX76513
Phone: (254) 295-4938(254) 295-4938
Subjects Taught: Neuromuscular Rehab I and II, Integumentary, Cardiopulmonary, Complex Medical and Critical Care, Care Delivery, and Professional Seminar
Degrees Earned: Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT), Masters of Physical Therapy (MPT), and BA in Biology
Bio

Dr. Trammell joined UMHB as adjunct faculty in 2016, then transitioned to assistant professor in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program in the summer of 2017.  Dr. Trammell has been a practicing physical therapist since 2007 and worked in a variety of settings including acute care, inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation, and skilled nursing facilities.  She has concentrated her clinical practice in neuro rehabilitation and in acute care/critical care.  Dr. Trammell has also worked in various management positions, including serving as Director of Rehab Services for a local hospital system.

Dr. Trammell is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), Texas Physical Therapy Association (TPTA), Acute Care Section, Cardiopulmonary Section, and Neuro Section.  She has served on the TPTA Board of Directors in roles including District Chair, Committee Chair, member of Executive Committee, Annual Conference Committee Chair, and House of Delegates representative.  Dr. Trammell is also a member of the Junior League of Waco and has been able to work in various projects to benefit the Central Texas community.

Dr. Trammell and her husband, Evan, have 2 young children and live on the outskirts of Valley Mills.  They attend First Baptist Church in Valley Mills where they have both been members since childhood. 

Research Interests

stroke, spinal cord injury, neurological considerations, acute care considerations, and teaching strategies/methods.