Quinnipiac University
Juan C. Garbalosa

Clinical Professor of Physical Therapy

Director of Motion Analysis Laboratory 

Education

  • BS, University of Connecticut
  • MMS, Emory Univ.
  • PHD, Pennsylvania State Univ Univ Park

Organization

  • Physical Therapy

Office Location

  • Medicine, Nursing, Health Sci 141A

Mail Drop

  • NH-HSC

Experience

Quinnipiac University

Clinical Professor Director, Motion Analysis Laboratory

Hamden, CT

2009 - 2017

Quinnipiac University

Director, Motion Analysis Laboratory

Hamden, CT

2004 - 2009

New Britain General Hospital

Clinical Researcher

New Britain, CT

1999 - 2006

University of Hartford

Associate Professor

Hartford, CT, USA

1995 - 2004

Georgia State University

Instructor

Atlanta, Georgia

1990 - 1992

Emory University

Guest Lecturer

Atlanta, Georgia

1988 - 1989

Continuing Education Associates

Clinical Instructor

Atlanta, Georgia

1987 - 1992

Physical Therapy Associates of Metro Atlanta

Orthopedic Physical Therapist

Atlanta, Georgia

1986 - 1990

Saint Joseph’s Hospital

Orthopedic Physical Therapist

Atlanta, Georgia

1986 - 1986

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center

Supervisor of Orthopedics, Staff Physical Therapist

Hartford, CT

1982 - 1984

Hebrew Home and Hospital

Staff Physical Therapist

Hartford, CT

1981 - 1982

Physical Therapy Sports Medicine Associates

Sports Medicine Physical Therapist

West Hartford, CT

1980 - 1984

Selected Publications

Defining normal pelvic kinematics: A real-time three-dimensional motion analysis study.

Halawi MJ, Lieberman JR, Myrick KM, Garbalosa JC.

American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons Annual Meeting, Orlando, FL (2020)

Defining Physiologic Pelvic Motion: A Step Closer To Functional Alignment In Total Hip Arthroplasty

Halawi, MJ, Myrick, KM, Garbalosa, JC

Othopaedic Research Society Annual Meeting, Phoenix, AZ (2020)

Osteoarthritis, Osteophytes, and Enthesophytes Affect Biomechanical Function in Adults with X-Linked Hypophosphatemia.

Steele, A, Gonzalez, R, Garbalosa, JC, Steigbigel, K, Grgurich, T, Parisi, ET, Feinn, RS, Tommasini, SM, Maccica, CM.

105(4) J Clin Endocrinol Metab e1798-e1814 February (2020)

The Missing Link: Defining the Functional Parameters of Pelvic and Acetabular Alignment.

Nies, MS, Myrick, KM, Garbalosa, JC, Halawi, MJ

Publish Ahead of Print - Issue Journal of the Amer Acad Orthop Society August (2020)

Kinematics and EMG Activity in Reverse Total Shoulder Arthroplasty.

Smith, RA, Woolley, K, Mazzocca, A, Feinn, R, Cote, M, Gomlinski, G, Garbalosa, JC, Myrick, KM

22 J. Orthop, 165-169 November (2020)

The Relationship Between Forefoot Stiffness and Angular Kinematics During the Early Stance Phase of Running.

Garbalosa, JC, Riofrio, J, Feinn, R, O’Sullivan, T, Sharo, S

Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, San Francisco, CA (2020)

Effects of Season Long Participation on ACL Volume in Female Intercollegiate Soccer Athletes

Myrick, K, Voss, A, Feinn, R, Martin, T, Mele, B, Garbalosa, JC

6(1) Journal of Experimental Orthopaedics 12 (2019)

Evaluation of a novel ACL injury prevention technique: can martial arts fall training (break-falling and rolling) alter the lower extremity at-risk biomechanics in soccer athletes?

Myrick, K, Zobian, J, Kasobo, C, Martin, T, Golden, M, Reisler, D, Feinn, R, Garbalosa, JC

Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Orlando, FL (2019)

A comparison of forehand swing biomechanics between male and female tennis players.

Fahad, S, Myrick, K, Garbalosa, JC, Feinn, R

Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Orlando, FL (2019)

Growth or destruction: bone marrow edema pathways.

Minae, A, Myrick K, Mele, B, Feinn, R, Martin, T, Garbalosa, JC

Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Orlando, CL (2019)

Trunk muscle endurance, flexibility, stride foot balance, and contralateral trunk lean in collegiate baseball pitchers.

Myrick KM, Pallone AS, Feinn RS, Ford KM, Garbalosa JC.

33(10) J Strength Cond Res 2641-2647 (2019)

Evaluation of a Novel ACL Injury Prevention Technique: Can Martial Arts Fall Training (Breakfalling and Rolling) Alter the Lower Extremity At-Risk Biomechanics in Soccer Athletes.

Myrick, K, Zobian, JEF, Kasabo, C, Reisler, KD, Golden, M, Feinn, R, Garbalosa, JC.

19-11-27 Int Jour Martial Arts 14:26 (2019)

Orthotic Intervention on Flexible Flat Feet and Lower Extremity Exertional Pain During Normal Overland Walking

Elliott, BN, Garbalosa, JC.

3 Int Jour Foot and Ankle 307 August (2019)

Kinematic and EMG Analysis of ACL Stability Disparity Between Male and Female Athletes

Woolley, K, Pitkin, RM, Garbalosa, JC

New England American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting , Providence, RI (2019)

Evaluation of a Novel ACL Injury Prevention Technique: Can Martial Arts Fall Training (Breakfalling and Rolling) Alter the Lower Extremity At-Risk Biomechanics in Soccer Athletes.

Myrick, K, Zobian, JEF, Kasabo, C, Reisler, KD, Golden, M, Feinn, R, Garbalosa, JC.

Int Jour Martial Arts 14:26 Fall (2019)

Quantification characteristics of digital spiral analysis for understanding the relationship among tremor and clinical measures in persons with multiple sclerosis.

DelMastro, HM, Ruiz, J, Gromisch, ES, Garbalosa, JC, Triche, EW, Olson, KM, Lo, AC.

307 J Neuroscience Methods 254-259 (2018)

Fatigue and stick carriage’s impact on lower extremity kinematics in lacrosse players

Friedenreich, Z, Myrick, KM, Garbalosa, JC

Combined Sections Meeting, American Physical Therapy Association, New Orleans, LA (2018)

Intrinsic and extrinsic muscle function in rearfoot strikers during barefoot and shod treadmill running

Neborsky, S, Patel, M, Ratner, N, Garbalosa, JC

Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Minneapolis, MN (2018)

Kinematic differences of the single leg crossover triple hop and modified t-test.

Mangone, DK, Henley, BM, Flores-Viti, J, Young, K, Feinn, R, Garbalosa, JC

Annual Meeting of the American College of Sports Medicine, Minneapolis, MN (2018)

Academic Awards, Fellowships and Grants

SelectFlex Grant

Grant | 2019-2020

Effect of a customizable in-shoe orthotic on medial longitudinal arch deformation and rearfoot motion during walking Funding Agency: SelectFlex

Effect of a customizable in-shoe orthotic on medial longitudinal arch deformation and rearfoot motion during walking

Grant | 2018-2019

$12,000 Grant to investigate the effectiveness of an customizable inshoe orthotic Funding Agency: SelectFlex

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