Dr. Podschun earned her BS in Microbiology from University of Florida, Master of Physical Therapy from Hahnemann University and her Doctor of Physical Therapy from Arcadia University. She is board certified in orthopedic physical therapy and a certified manual therapist. She coordinates and instructs the musculoskeletal curriculum for the DPT program, including Clinical Kinesiology, Therapeutic Exercise, Movement and Locomotion, and the Orthopedic course series. Her areas in interest for research include outcomes in physical therapy and biomechanics/physiology of running. In addition to her teaching and research at Adventist University, she maintains a small caseload of patient-care and serves as Director of the Florida Hospital Residency for Orthopedic Physical Therapy.