Dr. Kennedy is an assistant professor and has been a physical therapist since 2015. Along with his DPT, he has a master’s degree in public health and a PhD in Kinesiology with a concentration in adapted physical activity.
Dr. Kennedy is committed to conducting research that supports the health and well-being of people with disabilities within their intersecting identities.
He is currently investigating how physical activity interventions accommodate youth with psychiatric and intellectual developmental disabilities. Dr Kennedy is also interested in understanding, and ultimately influencing, healthcare professional curricula in order to train health professionals to work with and better support people with disabilities.