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Gretchen B. Salsich, American medical researcher, physical therapy educator. License physical therapist Missouri State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts. Recipient scholarship in allied health, Alpha Eta, 1987, New Investigator fellowships Training Initiative, Foundation for Physical Therapy, 1999—2000.


Salsich, Gretchen B. was born on August 1, 1965 in St. Louis. Daughter of Peter W. and Denise S. Salsich.


Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1987. Doctor of Philosophy in Movement science, Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, 1998.


Staff physical therapist St. John's Mercy Rehabilitation Center, St. Louis, 1987—1990. Clinical coordinator St. John's Mercy Sports Medicine Center, 1990—1994. Postdoctoral fellow University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1999—2000.

Assistant professor of physical therapy St. Louis University, since 2000.


Member Grand-Oak Hill Neighborhood Association, St. Louis, 2001—2003, National Ovarian Cancer Coalition, St. Louis, 2002—2003. Member of American College of Sports Medicine, International Society of Biomechanics, Gait and Clinical Movement Analysis Society, American Physical Therapy Association (doctoral scholarship 1996-1998), Alpha Sigma Nu.


  • Other Interests

    Running, cooking, travel.


Married Jonathan S. Fisher, October 19, 2001.