Quinnipiac University
Jason Louis Scozzafava

Clinical Associate Professor of Health Science Studies

Program Director of Health Science Studies

Jason is an associate clinical professor of Health Science. He earned his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Connecticut, his clinical Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Simmons College, and his Doctorate of Philosophy degree in Physical Therapy from Nova Southeastern University.

His professional career has spanned both clinical and academic settings. Clinically he is expanding on his twenty-year career as a physical therapist, during which he has treated patients in the acute, subacute, rehabilitative, out-patient, and home care settings.

He started his academic career in 2007 working for Quinnipiac University’s School of Health Science. He has taught a variety of courses in both graduate and undergraduate programs. Currently, he teaches undergraduate courses in the Health Science Studies program, which consist of Medical Terminology, Therapeutic Exercise, Health Care Essentials, International Health Research, and International Health: Capstone Research.

Biannually his world-sized classroom encourages students out of the country and into new communities with trips to Costa Rica, Barbados, and the Dominican Republic. There, student catalysts engage in health research while learning important clinical interpersonal skills.

His research interests include human health, longevity, and environmental influences on natural movement.

Education

  • BS, University of Connecticut
  • DPT, Simmons University

Organization

  • Biomedical Sciences

Office Location

  • Echlin Center

Mail Drop

  • EC-BMS

Experience

Quinnipiac University

Associate Clinical Professor of Health Sciences

Hamden

2020 - Present

Quinnipiac University

Assistant Clinical Professor of Health Sciences

Hamden, CT

2016 - 2020

All About You Homecare

Staff Physical Therapist

Naugatuck, CT

2016 - 2017

All About You Homecare

Rehabilitation Director

Naugatuck, CT

2009 - 2016

Quinnipiac University

Part-time Faculty

Hamden, CT

2007 - 2016

Hartford Healthcare

Staff Physical Therapist

Waterbury, CT

2006 - 2008

Robinson-Brown & Associates

Staff Physical Therapist

Columbus, OH

2003 - 2006

Banyan Tree Rehabilitation

Facility Director

Hilliard, OH

2003 - 2003

Saint Mary’s Hospital

Physical Therapist/Manager

Waterbury, CT

1998 - 2003

Professional Designation