Dr. Germaine Ferreira became a full-time instructor in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program in 2016. Prior to full-time status, she was a director of rehabilitation for nine years for Senior Rehab Solutions and Asista Corporation in Austin. She served as a clinical Instructor for DPT and PTA students in Austin.
Throughout her career she has worked in inpatient rehab, outpatient, long-term acute care, SNF, and acute care settings with a primary focus on geriatrics. She has been privileged to have practiced homeopathic medicine in India prior to migrating to the United States of America.
Dr. Ferreira is part of the physical therapy faculty teaching Applied Medical Physiology to physical therapy and occupational therapy students and Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation to physical therapy students.