Jerry Purvis M.S. RKT

Instructor

Kinesiotherapy

Education

M.S. University of Southern Mississippi (2002)

B.S. University of Southern Mississippi (1967)

Certifications

  • Registered Kinesiotherapist 

Awards

  • The College of Health Ambassadors Faculty Member of the Month (October 2013)
  • Outstanding Faculty Member, School of HPR (2004)
  • Warren C. Smith Distinguished Service Award, American Kinesiotherapy Association (1997)
  • Harry B. Dando Memorial Award, American Kinesiotherapy Association (1993)
  • Annual Kinesiotherapy Award, American Kinesiotherapy Association (1991)
  • Presidential Citations, American Kinesiotherapy Association (1982, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1999, 1991, 1995)

Professional Memberships

  • American Kinesiotherapy Association, 1972-Present

Publications

  • Woodhouse, Michael L., Leonard O. Greninger, & Jerry Purvis. “Corrective Therapy: A Policy Analysis. “ American Corrective Therapy Association, Inc. , June 1985, Published National Report.
  • Woodhouse, M.L., L.O. Greninger, J. Purvis, & Kim Bero.  “The Need for the Field of Corrective Therapy. “ American Corrective Therapy Journal,  January-February-March, 1987.
  • Jerry W. Purvis, Editor. “Application for Recognition of Kinesiotherapy.” The Council on Professional Standards for Kinesiotherapy., August, 1994, Published National Report.
  • Jerry W. Purvis, Editor. “Application for Recognition of Accreditation Procedures.” The Council on Professional Standards for Kinesiotherapy, January 1997, Published National Report.
  • Jerry W. Purvis, Editor. “Standards and Guidelines for an Accredited Educational Program for the Kinesiotherapist.”  American Kinesiotherapy Association, American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, April, 1998, Published National Report