Janice Derr, PhD
Dr. Derr is a mathematical statistician with the US Food and Drug Administration. Prior to joining the FDA, she was managing director of the Statistical Consulting Center at Pennsylvania State University. Dr. Derr has a doctorate in biology and a master's degree in statistics. While at Penn State, she collaborated with research teams in the life sciences, including human locomotion and exercise physiology. Drawing from her experience as a statistician on interdisciplinary teams, Dr. Derr has taught courses and workshops on communication skills in statistical consulting.
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Jill M. Thein-Nissenbaum, PT, DSc, SCS, ATC
University of Wisconsin - Madison
Dr. Thein-Nissenbaum received a bachelor of science degree in physical education from Iowa State University with an emphasis in athletic training, and completed her athletic training certification in 1990. She received her master's degree in physical therapy from the University of Iowa in 1993 and her doctorate in 2009 from Rocky Mountain University in Utah. She became a Sports Certified Specialist through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties in 2001. Dr. Thein-Nissenbaum is a faculty associate, University of Wisconsin-Madison, where she teaches courses in the clinical sciences track for the Doctor of Physical Therapy program. Her areas of interest include knee pathology, articular cartilage, the female ACL, the female athlete triad, and aquatics. She has published numerous papers and book chapters related to these areas. Dr. Thein-Nissenbaum serves on the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties Sports Council and is an editorial board member for the North American Journal of Sports Physical Therapy. She is also a faculty member in the University of Wisconsin/Meriter Hospital's Orthopedic Clinical Residency Program.