Associate Professor, Physical Therapy
Simmons School of Nursing and Health Sciences
MA Physical Therapist
Professional Organizations Membership
American Physical Therapy Association
Section on Research Member
Orthopaedics Section Member
Dr. Beebe joined the faculty at Simmons College in July 2013. He has been a physical therapist since 2000, and practiced primarily in orthopaedic and sports physical therapy settings. Prior to coming to Simmons, he served as an assistant professor of physical therapy at the University of South Dakota for nearly five years. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association where he serves as Chairman of the Section on Research Abstract Review Committee, and is a member of the Research Committee of the Orthopaedic section. He is an active researcher, and manuscript reviewer.
PT 760 Research Seminar: Systematic Review
PT 762 Research Seminar: Faculty Directed Research
DPT 672 Frameworks for PT: Musculoskeletal System 1
DPT 673 Frameworks for PT: Musculoskeletal System 2
DPT 752 Research Seminar: Proposal
My research involves characterizing the influence of external stimuli on overhead throwing mechanics, and the role of fatigue on position sense. Additionally I am involved with investigating biomechanical changes following treatment of children who fear movement due to chronic pain.