Director of Ancillary Services, Doctor of Physical Therapy, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, Certified Exercise Physiologist
Laura holds a Doctorate in Physical therapy from MGH Institute of Health Professions in 2008. Laura launched Valley Regional’s Running Gait Analysis Program. She also holds competency in Vestibular Rehabilitation through Emory University. In her free time she runs for Millennium Running Elite Team. Laura placed 25th at the 2016 U.S. Marathon Olympic Trials and 30th at the 2016 Boston Marathon.
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Shelly assists our inpatient rehab specialists in providing therapy. Most often, she assists our Physical Therapists (PT) and Occupational Therapists (OT) in our in-patient setting, and works with occupational therapy to coordinate the hospital’s Skilled Nursing Facility Activities Program. Shelly also works with our information systems department to help patients and their families access inpatient medical information through the Patient Portal, occasionally staffs our front office.