Faculty and Staff : Full-Time Faculty

James G. Moore, PhD, PT, Board Certified Pediatric Clinical Specialist

Primary Appointment:
Department of Physical Therapy, Miller School of Medicine, Associate Professor
Vice Chair for Residency Programs – Program Director
UM- Nicklaus Children’s Hospital Pediatric Residency Program – Program Director
UM- Jackson Rehabilitation Hospital Neurologic Residency Program – Program Director

Secondary Appointment:
Children’s Therapies, Inc. – Jupiter, Florida
Physical Therapist/Owner

PhD Physical Therapy, University of Miami

MSPT Physical Therapy (1990), University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL

BS Education (1983), University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland

PCS Pediatric Clinical Specialist, (1995)

Selected Publications:
Anderson, D., Furze, J., Moore, J. G. (2018). Moving Toward Excellence in Pediatric Physical Therapy Education: A Scoping Review. Pediatr Phys Ther(00), 1-19.

Moore, J. G., Garcia, T. (2017). Video-based case narrative: Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Moore JG, Gimenez C. Commentary on “Effects of Combined Exercise Training on Functional Performance in Children With Cerebral Palsy: A Randomized-Controlled Study” Pediatric Physical Therapy 2017:29(1):46.

Ni M, Signorile JF, Mooney K, Balachandran A, Potiaumpai M, Luca C,Moore JG, Kuenze CM, Eltoukhy M, Perry AC, Comparative Effect of Power Training and High-Speed Yoga on Motor Function in Older Patients With Parkinson Disease. Arch Phys Med Rehabil, 2016;97:345-54

Quraishy K, Bowles SM, Moore JG. A protocol for swaddle bathing in the neonatal intensive care unit, Newborn & Infant Nursing Reviews 2013;13: 48-50.

Nunez-Guanuard A, Sanchez-Kirk N, Moore JG, Roach KE, Miller TL. Motor proficiency, strength, endurance and physical activity among minority healthy weight, overweight, and obese middle school children. Pediatric Phys Ther, 2013;25:130-138.

Kistner F, Fiebert I, Roach K, Moore JG. Postural compensations and subjective complaints due to backpack loads and wear time in schoolchildren. Pediatric Phys Ther, 2013;25:15-24.

Courses Taught:
PTS 611 Advanced Topics in Pediatric Physical Therapy
PTS 706 Neuroexamination
PTS 714 Neurorehabilitation
PTS 730 Pediatric Physical Therapy