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Michele Fox

Michele FoxDPT Associate Program Director, Associate Director of Clinical Education, Assistant Teaching Professor
  • College
    Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences
  • Department
    Physical Therapy and Kinesiology
  • Phone
    (978) 934-4766
  • Office
    Weed Hall - 218C
  • Email

Research Interests

Orthopedic Physical Therapy


  • Other: Physical Therapy, (2006), University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA
  • MS: Physical Therapy, (1994), University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA
  • BA: Biological Sciences, (1991), Cornell University - Ithaca NY


Michele Fox, DPT, received her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences at Cornell University, her Masters of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Massachusetts Lowell in 1994 and her Doctoral degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Massachusetts Lowell in 2006. She has worked in a variety of clinical settings in Massachusetts and New Hampshire including occupational health, sports physical therapy, outpatient orthopedics and home care. She currently practices at Dracut Physical Therapy one day/week. Fox was a member of the faculty at Hesser College’s Physical Therapist Assistant program in Manchester, NH from 2000-2008. Her last year she served as the interim program director. Currently, she is the Associate Director of Clinical Education as well as a lecturer in the Physical Therapy Department.  In addition she is a certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Fox is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (Education and Orthopedic Sections), American College of Sports Medicine, and the National Strength and Conditioning Association.

Selected Publications

  • Smith, E.R., Asay, C., Fox, M. (2015) "GLUTES!...Massage & Bodywork [July/August 2015] cover: Glutes: Why are we ignoring these important muscles?.!!!", Massage & Bodywork!!! 30:5 pp. 13

Selected Presentations

  • Formative assessment: Small Investments Can Yield Big Returns - 2018 Teaching Professor Conference, June 2018 - Atlanta, GA