Laura Gras

Professor, Department Chair & Program Director Department of Physical Therapy

Laura Gras

Laura Gras

Laura Z Gras, PT, DPT, DSc, GCS is a Board-Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist through the American Physical Therapy Association. She is a Professor, Department Chair and Program Director for the Department of Physical Therapy. She is course coordinator for Neurological Rehabilitation I and Case Report I & II. She is a reviewer for the Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy, the chair of the nominating committee for the National Interprofessional Education Consortium of the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy, and is on the Movement Analysis Task Force for the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy. She has presented at national and international conferences, published in peer reviewed journals, and authored a chapter on Geriatrics in the textbook, Introduction to Physical Therapy


  • Older adults
  • Fall prevention
  • Interprofessional education


  • Russell Sage College, BS
  • Sage Graduate School, MS 
  • The Sage College, DPT
  • Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, DSc