Doctor of Physical Therapy Faculty & Staff

Allen Marangoni, PT, EdD, MMSc, RRT

Dr. Marangoni has been teaching at Wheeling Jesuit University for the past 35 years. His life-long learning has resulted in a broad background in several areas of Health Sciences. Physical Therapy and teaching are both high on his list of favorite things to do, but they are supported and broadened by his additional training as a Physician's Assistant, a Respiratory Therapist and as a Medical Technologist. His primary research interests investigate how Repetitive Stress Injuries and static positioning are responsible for pain and discomfort in the workplace and exercise programs for patients with significant disabilities. He has presented at several international meetings and had papers published in the areas of repetitive stress and international service learning.  He is actively involved in departmental service learning locally at a dialysis center and internationally in Mexico and Peru.