Sheri R. Kiami

Assistant Clinical Professor
  • Department of Physical Therapy, Movement & Rehabilitation Science

Office: 301 F Robinson Hall
Phone: 617.373.2664

Education/Degrees: Doctorate of Physical Therapy, 2008; Master of Science in Physical Therapy, 1998; Bachelor of Science in Biological Sciences, 1989

Certification: N/A

Neurologic Certified Specialist, 2009 American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties

Research Interests:
Scholarship of Teaching and Learning, Fall Prevention

Public Service:
Chair of Neurology SIG for the APTA of Massachusetts; Massachusetts Falls Prevention Coalition & Speaker’s Bureau Member

PT 5210, 6221, 6222, 5151: Neurological Rehabilitation 1& 2; Motor Control and Learning


Kiami S, Wong N & Beguerie J. (2017) Barriers to Participating in Fall Prevention Programs Among Community Dwelling Elders. J of Neuro Phys Ther; on-line at

Sky R and Kiami S. Awareness, Attitudes and Beliefs around Falls Risk and Falls Prevention Programs (2016) Issue Brief; Foundation for Healthy Communities and the New Hampshire Falls Risk Reduction Task Force.

Iversen M, Kiami S, Singh K, Masiello I, & von Heideken J. (2016)  Prospective, randomised controlled trial to evaluate the effect of smart glasses on vestibular examination skills. BMJ Innovations, 2(2), 99-105.

Goodgold,S, Kiami,S, Ule,D, Schoenberg,A and Forman,G. (2001) Applicability of the Functional Reach and Timed Up and Go Tests for Elderly Individuals with Alzheimer’s Disease: Pilot Investigation. Physical and Occupational Therapy in Geriatrics, 19(1).21-36.

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