College of Health Sciences


Shoulder Research Center

The Shoulder Research Center is committed to understanding the underlying mechanisms of shoulder pain and developing optimal treatment approaches to manage it.

Participate In

Current Studies & Projects

We are looking for volunteers with and without shoulder complaints to participate in on-going research studies.

Current Studies

Other Projects

Effects of exercise in people with rotator cuff disorders Orthopedic Section National Outcomes Database
Analysis of central nervous system contribution to muscle function  
Development of functional shoulder performance measures  
Examination of shoulder muscle and tendon morphology  
Impact of manual therapy on shoulder pain and function  
Effect of diabetes on shoulder muscle structure and function  

Meet The

Shoulder Team

We are a group of Physical Therapy researchers dedicated to understanding the underlying causes of shoulder pain and developing optimal treatment approaches to manage shoulder pain.

Phil McClure

Professor / Chair

Kshamata M. Shah

Assistant Professor

Dan Safford

Adjunct Professor

Scott K. Stackhouse

Adjunct Professor

Ann Tokay Harrington

Assistant Professor

Kate Madden

Study Coordinator

Alyson B. Fowler

PT Assessor

 

Health Sciences Center
ShoulderStudy@arcadia.edu
215-572-2459