Faculty Profile for Dr. Suzanna Dougherty Okere

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Dr. Suzanna Dougherty Okere
Clinical Associate Professor — Department of Physical Therapy
WILW 323
phone: (512) 716-2646

Selected Scholarly/Creative Work

  • Okere, S. (2013, December). Chapter 10 Reproductive System: Do You Really Know Your Anatomy? Kendall Hunt Publishing.
  • Okere, S. (2013, December). Chapter 9 Urinary System and Electrolyte Balance: Can You Drink Too Much Water? Kendall Hunt Publishing.
  • Okere, S. (2012). Construct Validity, Responsiveness, and Demographic Predictors of the Inventory for Assessing the Process of Cultural Competence Among Healthcare Professionals Student Version (IAPCC-SV).
  • Okere, S. (2004, January). Chapter 1 Introduction.
  • Okere, S. (2004, January). Chapter 2 The Head, Neck, and Trunk.

Selected Awards

  • Award / Honor Recipient: Department of Physical Therapy Outstanding Faculty Member in Teaching. April 24, 2018 - April 2019
  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2016 College Achievement Award for the Presidential Award for Excellence in Scholarly/Creative Activities, Texas State University College of Health Professions. January 1, 2016 - December 31, 2016
  • Award / Honor Recipient: 2015 Presidential Distinction Award for Excellence in Teaching, Texas State University College of Health Professions. January 1, 2015 - December 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Recipient: Department Of Physical Therapy Outstanding Faculty Member in Scholarship, Texas State University Department of Physical Therapy. January 1, 2015 - December 1, 2015
  • Award / Honor Nominee: Presidential Awards for Exellence in Teaching. January 1, 2015 - December 1, 2015

Selected Grants

  • Okere, Suzanna Dougherty. Wilson Latin American Research Grant, Texas State University, $650. (Submitted: February 1, 2018, Funded: February 26, 2018 - January 31, 2019). Grant.
  • Okere, Suzanna Dougherty. Do International Educational Experiences Improve the Cultural Competence of Physical Therapist Students? A Quantitative Quasi-experimental Controlled Study, Texas State University, $6000. (Funded: January 2017 - January 2019). Grant.
  • Okere, Suzanna Dougherty. Offices for Service Learning Excellence Mini-Grant, Texas State University, $350. (Funded: January 2017 - April 2017). Grant.
  • Okere, Suzanna (Principal). Study Abroad Grant, Texas State University Study Abroad Advisory Board, Institutional (Higher Ed), $2000. (Submitted: April 1, 2015, Funded: December 2016 - April 2017). Grant.
  • Okere, Suzanna Dougherty. Graduate College Study Abroad Grant, Texas State University, $5000.00. (Funded: December 2016 - April 2017). Grant.

Selected Service Activities

Organizer
Physical Therapy Partnerships in the Global Community
April 2017-Present
Member
Education Section
January 1, 2002-Present
Member
National Athletic Trainers Association
January 1, 2001-Present
Faculty Liaison
American Physical Therapy Association Student Assembly
January 1, 2000-Present
Member
Texas Physical Therapy Association
January 1, 2000-Present