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Barbara Louise Sanders

Barbara Louise Sanders, American physical therapist. License physical therapist, Texas, Kentucky. Member American Association of University Women, American Physical Therapy Association (Mary McMillan scholar 1990, Excellence in Education award 1994), Texas Physical Therapy Association (president-elect 1995, president since 1996).

Background

  • Sanders, Barbara Louise was born on March 31, 1950 in Covington, Kentucky, United States. Daughter of Nicholas S. and Emily Louise (Winchester) Furnish.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, University Kentucky, 1972. Master of Science, University Kentucky, 1976. Doctor of Philosophy, University Texas, 1991.

    Career

    • Physical therapist Good Samaritan Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky, 1972-1974. Private practice, 1974-1976. Instructor University Kentucky, 1976-1977.

      Physical therapist St. Cloud (Minnesota) Hospital, 1977-1978. Instructor University Wisconsin, Lacrosse, 1978-1983. Physical therapist Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center, Knoxville, Tennessee, 1983-1986.

      Assistant professor Southwest Texas State University, San Marcos, 1986-1990, associate professor, 1990-1996, professor, since 1996.

    Major achievements

    • License physical therapist, Texas, Kentucky.

    Works

    • Editor: Sports Physical Therapy, 1990. Contributor articles to professional journals.

    Membership

    Member American Association of University Women, American Physical Therapy Association (Mary McMillan scholar 1990, Excellence in Education award 1994), Texas Physical Therapy Association (president-elect 1995, president since 1996).

    Personality

    Interests

    Golf, reading, piano, quilting.

    Connections

    • Married Douglas Ragland, August 1970 (divorced August 1974). Married Michael T. Sanders, June 3, 1978. 1 child, Whitney.
    • father: Nicholas S. Furnish
    • mother: Emily Louise (Winchester) Furnish
    • spouses: Douglas Ragland
    • Michael T. Sanders
    • child: Whitney Sanders
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    Born March 31, 1950
    (age 67)
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