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Edward Mulligan, D.P.T.
Edward Mulligan, D.P.T.

Edward Mulligan, D.P.T.

  • Distinguished Teaching Professor


Dr. Mulligan has been involved in orthopedic-sports physical therapy, athletic training, and clinical education for the past 36 years. His undergraduate degree is from the University of Nebraska and he received his physical therapy training at UTMB – Galveston. He completed the post-professional master’s degree program at Texas Woman’s University-Dallas in 1995 and his clinical doctorate at Regis University in 2008. He was recognized as a clinical specialist in sports physical therapy by the APTA in 1988 and was the Chair for the Sports Physical Therapy Council of the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists from 2010-2011. He was certified as a clinical specialist in orthopedic physical therapy in 2009 and currently serves on the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education.  He is an Associate Professor with joint appointments in the Physical Therapy and Orthopedic Surgery Departments.

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Education & Training
  • Undergraduate School - UT Medical Branch at Galveston (1980-1982)
  • Graduate School - Regis University (2007-2009), Physical Therapy
  • Graduate School - Texas Woman's University College of Nursing (1993-1995)
  • Undergraduate School - University of Nebraska (1976-1980)
Professional Associations & Affiliations
  • National Athletic Trainer's Association (1978), Member
  • Texas Physical Therapy Association (1980), Member
  • American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (2007-2011), Chair Sports Clinical Specialization
  • American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (2014-2018), Member
Honors & Awards
  • Excellence in Clinical Education 1994, Texas Consortium of Physical Therapy
  • Academic Leadership Award 1994, Texas Women’s University
  • Excellence in Teaching 2009, UT Southwestern School of Health Professions
  • University of Texas Systems 2013, Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center School of Health Professions 2016, Outstanding Faculty Award
  • Pediatric Research in Sports Medicine Society 2017, Achievement Award for Physical Therapy
  • American Physical Therapy Association Sports Physical Therapy Section 2017, Lifetime Excellence in Education Award
Books & Publications

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