Quinnipiac University
Sarah Elisabeth Ferrero

Clinical Associate Professor of Physical Therapy


  • BS, University of Connecticut
  • DPT, Russell Sage College


  • Physical Therapy

Office Location

  • Medicine, Nursing, Health Sci

Mail Drop

  • NH-HSC


Quinnipiac University

Assistant Professor for Clinical Integration for Physical Therapy

Hamden CT

2014 - 2019

Gaylord Hospital- Inpatient Services

Per diem Physical Therapist

Wallingford, CT

2014 - 2019

Newington Rapid Recovery and Rehab Center, the Rehab Department

Per diem Physical Therapist

Newington, CT

2014 - 2019

Encompass Home Health

Per visit Physical Therapist

Rocky Hill, CT

2014 - 2017

Quinnipiac University

Part-time Faculty- Physical Therapy Program

Hamden CT

2011 - 2014

Gaylord Hospital- Inpatient Services

Full time Physical Therapist (Clinical Ladder III, Team Leader)

Wallingford, CT

2005 - 2014

Middlesex Hospital

Inpatient Physical Therapist

Middletown, CT

2002 - 2005

Harborside Healthcare- Governor’s House

Inpatient Physical Therapist

Simsbury, CT

2001 - 2002

Sundance Rehabilitation- Multiple Sites- Skilled Nursing Facilities

Inpatient Physical Therapist

East Berlin, CT

1996 - 2001

Grove Hill Medical Center

Outpatient Physical Therapist

New Britain, CT

1995 - 1996

Selected Publications

The role of metacognition in teaching clinical reasoning: Theory to practice.

Kosior K, Wall T, Ferrero S.

2(2) Educ Health Prof 108-14 Jul-Dec (2019)

The Effect of Functional Interval Training and Boxing on People with Parkinson’s Disease

Demas K, Grossman S, Jeorg E, Booth J, Ferrero S.

Connecticut Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference, Fairfield, CT. (2019)

An Investigation of the Impact of Social and Physical Participation on Quality of Life in the Elderly in a Nicaraguan Adult Care Center

Mascali, K., Giordano, J., Moriarty, K., Booth, J., Ferrero, S.

APTA's Combined Sections Meeting, New Orleans, LA (2018)

Building Resilience Through Reflection: The Progression of Reflection Skills in Doctoral Physical Therapy Students

Wall, T., Broggi, M., Ferrero, S.

APTA's Education and Leadership Conference, Jacksonville, FL (2018)

The effect of Functional Interval Training and Boxing on patients with Parkinson’s Disease

Nicholas Schneid, Anthony Fontana, Jared Einhorn, Steven McCormack, Julie Booth, Sarah Ferrero


An Investigation of the Impact of Social and Physical Participation on Quality of Life in the Elderly in Nicaraguan adult care centers

Giordano, Mascali, Moriarty, Booth, Ferrero

Quinnipiac University (2016)

Professional Designation