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Holly Lea Cintas

Holly Lea Cintas, American physical therapy research coordinator, consultant. Member American Physical Therapy Association (president pediatrics section 1990-1992, Dissertation award 1991), American Academy Cerebral Palsy and Development Medicine, Society Research in Child Development, International Society for Infant Studies, Jean Piaget Society.

Background

  • Cintas, Holly Lea was born on December 11, 1942 in Joliet, Illinois, United States. Daughter of James Sidney and Viola Lucille (Anderson) Lea.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University Colorado, 1965. Master of Science, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy in Development Psychology, University Pennsylvania, 1990.

    Career

    • Physical therapist Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1964-1966. Physical therapy supervisor Boston's Children's Hospital, 1966-1968, University Virginia Medical Center, Charlottesville, 1970-1976. Assistant professor physical therapy Temple University, Philadelphia, 1979-1980.

      Director physical therapy Children's Hospital Philadelphia, 1980-1983. Associate professor physical therapy Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, 1983-1994. Physical therapy research coordinator National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland, since 1994.

    Works

    • Co-author: Handbook of Pediatric Physical Therapy, 1995. Contributor articles and papers to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Physical Therapy Association (president pediatrics section 1990-1992, Dissertation award 1991), American Academy Cerebral Palsy and Development Medicine, Society Research in Child Development, International Society for Infant Studies, Jean Piaget Society.

    Connections

    • Married Pierre F. Cintas, January 8, 1966. Children: Benjamin, Nicole Anne.
    • father: James Sidney Lea
    • mother: Viola Lucille (Anderson) Lea
    • spouse: Pierre F. Cintas
    • children: Benjamin Cintas
    • Nicole Anne Cintas
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    Born December 11, 1942
    (age 74)
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