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Contact Information

Academic School

School of Science


Allied Health Building 129



(845) 575-3424

Kristin Mende PT, DPT

Clinical Assistant Professor


Kristin Mende is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Her physical therapy career has been focused in the outpatient setting, treating patients across the lifespan with both orthopedic and neurologic conditions. Kristin has a BS in biology and a BA in psychology from Villanova University. She earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree with a musculoskeletal concentration from Drexel University. When not at work, Kristin enjoys hiking and spending time with her husband and dog.



DPT, Physical Therapy, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA
BS, Biology, Villanova University, Villanova, PA
BA, Psychology, Villanova University, Villanova, PA

Research Interests / Areas of Focus

  • Concussion prevention and management
  • Psychosocial factors in education and healthcare
  • Role of physical therapy in the management of chronic health conditions