Director of transitional DPT program
Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
Dr. Denise M. McVay is an Assistant Professor and Director of the transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Utica College. She joined the faculty in 1995, and teaches in both the entry-level ground-based DPT Program and the online distance program. Dr. McVay earned a BS in Sports Medicine from Marietta College, a BS/MS in Physical Therapy from D’Youville College and a DPT in Physical Therapy from Utica College. She is certified by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialists (ABPTS) as a Geriatric Certified Specialist (GCS), and licensed within the State of New York. Dr. McVay continues her interests in the area of gerontology research and has presented at national physical therapy conferences on balance in the elderly. Courses taught: PHT701, PHT712, PHT816.