Janette Scardillo, PT, DPT

Director of Clinical Education

Faculty Specialist

Department of Physical Therapy
800 Linden Street
Scranton, PA 18510-4586
Office: Edward Leahy Hall (ELH) 516
Voice: (570) 941-5952

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Courses Taught

PT 781 Grand Rounds I
PT 795 Clinical Education Seminar III
PT 741 Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy

PT 741L Cardiopulmonary Physical Therapy Lab

PT 796 Clinical Experience III and IV
PT 703L Advanced Patient Management Lab
PT 793 Clinical Education Seminar II

PT 791 Clinical Education Seminar I

PT 792 Clinical Experience I
PT 794 Clinical Experience II

Research Interests

  • Professional Development in PT students
  • Service Trips and Reflection
  • Clinical Education
  • Mild Traumatic Brain Injury
  • Vestibular PT
  • Acute Care and Early Mobility

Professional Activities

  • Pocono-Susquehanna Clinical Education Consortium
  • Brain Injury Association of America: 

Appointed/Elected Positions
  • , ĤƵ Representative
  • ACAPT Leadership Summit Planning Subgroup
  • APTA Clinical Education Technology Work-group
  • NCCE Nominating Committee
  • CESIG Site Coordinator of Clin Ed Manual Work-group

Publications and Presentations (Within 10 years)

McCallum C, Flom-Meland C, Cohoon C, Gusman, L. Presher K, Reynolds E, Rindflesch A, Scardillo J. Building Bridges for the Future through Curricular and Clinical Innovations- Collaborative Models in Clinical Education. Session Presentation at APTA Education Leadership Conference; October 2019; Bellvue, WA.

Reicherter A, Scardillo J. Physical Therapy Students’ Search Patterns of PTNow for Evidence-based Practice Resources: View of an Academic Year. Platform Presentation at Education Leadership Conference 2017; October 2017; Columbus, OH.

University/Department Service

  • American Council of Academic Physical Therapy
    • University Liaison, May 2019-present
  • Determination and Appeals Panel for Title IX Sexual Harassment and Sexual Misconduct
    • Office of Equity and Diversity
    • Panelist, October 2018-present
  • Liaison to Undergraduate students in the Guaranteed acceptance program
    • August 2017- present 
  • Department of PT Admission Committee
    • Member, August 2017- present 
    • Committee Chair, 2018-present
  • Faculty Advisor
    • August 2017- present 
  • Allied Health Field Office
    • Member and meeting participant, August 2017- present 
  • Panuska College of Professional Studies Field Coordinators and Clinical Internship Committee
    • Member, August 2017- present 
  • Panuska College of Professional Studies Graduate Policy Committee
    • Member, August 2017- present 
  • Department Website and  Moderator

Community Service

    • ĤƵ Annual PT , Chaperone and participant
    • Physical Therapy and Nutrition Service Trip to Salinas Ecuador, July 2019, Trip participant and physical therapist
    • Dr Scardillo reflected on her 2019 trip to Guatemala in the January 2019 edition of 
    • PT Clinic volunteer and student supervisor
    • Spring 2019 total of 30 hours
    • Fall 2019 total of 6 hours completed, additional 9 hours planned
    • Touch a Truck, Concession Stand volunteer, including setup, event, and cleanup.
    • 2020 Committees: Sponsorship Committee Co-Chair, Membership Committee, Arrangements Committee
  • Allied Services
    • Spinal Cord Injury Awareness Day September 2019
    • Table sit and educational event
    • Balance and Falls Screening at Lutherwood Senior Living Facility October 2019
    • Balance and Falls Screening at Lutherwood Senior Living Facility October 2018
    • ĤƵ Domestic Service Trip
    • Workfest Volunteer
    • April 2019, Chaperone and participant with 9 students and 1 University Staff member
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