Andrea attended Rowan University, graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Biological Science in 2016. During her time at Rowan University, she was a member of the club soccer and club lacrosse teams and worked for the Rowan Recreational Gym. Her interests in athletics and related injuries lead to her interest in physical therapy. Andrea earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in May of 2019 from Rutgers University after completing extensive coursework and internships in the orthopedic setting. In February 2019, Andrea traveled to Washington D.C. to present research on “The Use of Optokinetic Training as a Treatment for Motion Sensitivity Syndromes” at the American Physical Therapy Association’s national meeting.
Andrea plans to pursue continuing education courses related to McKenzie Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy and courses focused on Vestibular and Concussion Rehabilitation to expand her interest in neurologic rehabilitation. In her free time, Andrea enjoys hiking, exercising, baking, and listening to music.