Chad Woodard, PT, PhD, DPT, OCS, SCS, CMPT, FRCms, FRAs, CSCS

Assistant Professor, Doctor of Physical Therapy

Department of Doctor of Physical Therapy

School of Health Sciences

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Areas of Expertise

Physical fitness


Chad Woodard is an assistant professor of physical therapy and the director of clinical education in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at the Touro College School of Health Sciences. He earned his Ph.D. in philosophy at Trident University International and a doctor of physical therapy at Touro, is credentialed as an orthopedic certified specialist, as well as a certified strength and conditioning specialist, and he is completing a Ph.D. in barefoot running. Dr. Woodard has spent the last ten years in the fitness and rehabilitation field working with a diverse population of athletic patients, ranging from professional athletes to weekend warriors, and has aggressively advanced his skills and knowledge in the field of orthopedic and sports physical therapy, rehabilitation and fitness. 


  • DPT: Touro College
  • PhD: Trident University International