» Dr. Lynn Tierney
Associate Professor, Clinical Faculty

Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
Department of Physical Therapy
Dr. Lynn Tierney
Office Location:
Rinker Health Science campus 227
(714) 628-7247
Stanford University, Bachelor of Arts
University of Southern California, Master of Physical Therapy
Western University of Health Sciences, Doctor of Physical Therapy in Physical Therapy

Licensure and Certification
Licensed Physical Therapist in California, #14807

Certified in Geriatrics by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties, 2006-Present.

Kinesiological Electromyography (KEMG license), 1997-present

Peer Reviewed Scientific and Professional Presentations (those not previously cited above under abstracts):
Tierney L, Baxter M, Martony T, Morrow M, Sakosa J, Cipriani D. The Relationship Between Plantarflexion Strength, Balance and Gait Characteristics in Older Adult. Abstract accepted for poster presentation at the Annual Conference of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA), February, 2014.

Tierney L, Coyle, A, Kueny A, Shin S, Yi K. Norms for Plantarflexor Strength in Sedentary and Active Older Adults. Poster presentation at the Annual Conference of The American Physical Therapy Association, 2012.

Tierney L, Alivio K, Dionisio L, Horiuchi J, Gozum K, Dolan E. Inter-tester and Intra-tester Reliability of the Global Balance Rating Scale. Platform presentation, APTA Combined Sections Meeting, 2009.

PT 531 General Medicine Practice Management

PT 531L General Medicine Practice Management Lab

PT 640 Neurological Practice Management

PT 640L Neurological Practice Management Lab

PT 641 Rehabilitation Practice Management

PT 742 Geriatric Practice Management