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Patrick Kitzman, PT, PhD
Office Location: 

Room 208B Wethington Building

900 South Limestone Street

Lexington, Kentucky 40536-0200

Office Phone Number: 
(859) 218-0580
Fax Number: 
(859) 323-6003
Position Title: 

Dr. Kitzman is the Associate Dean for Research. He is a professor and has been a full-time faculty member in the UK Department of Physical Therapy since 2000. Dr. Kitzman is also the founding Director of The Kentucky Appalachian Rural Rehabilitation Network, a network of people with spinal cord injury, stroke and brain injury, healthcare providers, educators, researchers, state and local organizations and other community stakeholders committed to the health and well-being of people with neurological conditions, especially those in rural and underserved communities.

Dr. Kitzman received a MS degree from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee and a PhD in Neuroscience from Ohio State University in 1994. In 1999, Dr. Kitzman received a BS and MS in Physical Therapy from the University of Kentucky.