Emily Griffin earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of St. Augustine in Florida, where she graduated with High Honors and completed advanced courses in manual therapy. She received her Bachelor of Science in Health and Exercise Science with a minor in Psychology from Syracuse University.
Born in Utica, New York and raised in West Palm Beach, Florida, Emily was always involved in sports, playing volleyball, soccer, and lacrosse in high school. She was a member of the Syracuse University Women’s Club Lacrosse team, where she served as Captain and President for two years.
During her time at the University of St. Augustine, Emily gained clinical experience in outpatient orthopedics, outpatient neurological rehabilitation, and geriatrics in a skilled nursing facility. In addition to her clinical rotations, Emily collaborated with a classmate, professor, and local pediatric physical therapist to develop and implement a community educational seminar on typical gross motor development and at-home interventions for children ages 0-6. She also had the opportunity to serve as a teaching assistant.
In her free time, Emily enjoys traveling to new places, working out, watching and participating in sports, attending concerts, and spending time with family and friends.