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JoAnn Moriarty-Baron

Associate Teaching Professor

Zuckerberg College of Health Sciences
Physical Therapy and Kinesiology
(978) 934-4412
Health and Social Sciences Building - 375


Physical Therapy, Neurological Rehabilitation, certified in Vestibular Rehabilitation, interested in Interprofessional Education and Practice.

Research Interests

Interprofessional Education


  • DPT: Physical Therapy, (2008), Simmons College - Boston, Massachusetts
  • BS: Physical Therapy, (1991), University of Massachusetts Lowell - Lowell, MA
  • Other: Physical Therapist Assistant, (1985), Springfield Technical Community College - Springfield, Massachusetts

Selected Awards and Honors

  • Outstanding Graduate Faculty Award (2014), Teaching - University of Massachusetts, Lowell
  • Excellence in Innovative and Transformational Education Award (2013), Teaching - University of Massachusetts, Lowell
  • Department of Physical Therapy Faculty Teaching Award (2013), Teaching - Department of Physical Therapy

Selected Publications

  • Moriarty-Baron, J. (2016). Chapter 13 Interventions for Vestibular Rehabilitation (2nd pp. 296-321). FA Davis
  • Moriarty-Baron, J., O'Sullivan, S.B. (2016). Chapter 9 Interventions to Improve Standing Control and Standing Balance Skills (2nd ed pp. 186-220). FA Davis
  • Moriarty-Baron, J. (2010). Case Study 5 Peripheral Vestibular Dysfunction (1st edition pp. 278-280). FA Davis