David Nolan

Associate Clinical Professor and Director of Sports Physical Therapy Residency

Department of Physical Therapy, Movement & Rehabilitation Science, Faculty

Office: 6G Robinson Hall

Email: d.nolan@northeastern.edu

Phone: 617-373-5268

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Education/degrees:
Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA.
2002-2008 Physical Therapy
Master of Science in Physical Therapy, Orthopedic Specialization, 2008

Massachusetts General Hospital Institute of Health Professions, Boston, MA.
2004-2006 Physical Therapy
Doctor of Physical Therapy, 2006

Northeastern University, Boston, MA
1992-1997 Physical Therapy
Bachelor of Science, 1997

Certification:
44451 American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties: Board Certified Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy. Certified through June 30, 2024

8737 American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties: Board Certified Specialist in Orthopedic Physical Therapy. Certified through June 30, 2014; Recertified through June 30, 2024

Designated a Registered International Sports Physical Therapist by the International Federation of Sports Physical Therapy. Certified through August 1, 2023.

200012023 NSCA: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Certified through December 31, 2020

GUB47E American Red Cross Emergency Medical Response. Certified through March 2, 2021.

Specializations: (optional)
Orthopedics and Sports Physical Therapy

Dr. Nolan is an Associate Clinical Professor at Northeastern University in the Department of Physical Therapy, Movement and Rehabilitation Sciences as well as a Graduate Lecturer in the College of Professional Studies in the transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Northeastern University. David is also a Clinical Specialist at the Mass General Sports Physical Therapy Service and the Director of the MGH / Northeastern University Sports Physical Therapy Residency Program.

Dr. Nolan is a board certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist and Sports Clinical Specialist through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties and a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association. He is a past recipient of the “Excellence in Clinical Teaching” award from the New England Consortium of Academic Coordinators of Clinical Education as well as the award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Practice by the Massachusetts Chapter of the APTA. Dr. Nolan was also presented with the 2019 Lynn Wallace Clinical Educator award from the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy.