Shana E. Harrington, PT, PhD, SCS
Shana E. Harrington, PT, PhD, SCS

Shana E. Harrington, PT, PhD, SCS

Associate Professor
School of Pharmacy and Health Professions

Academic Appointments

Department

  • Physical Therapy

Position

  • Associate Professor

Publications and Presentations

Books

  • Beam JW. Orthopedic Taping, Wrapping, Bracing, and Padding. Second Edition. F.A. Davis Company Publishers, Philadelphia, PA. ISBN: 978-0-8036-2558-7. October 2011. Supplemental Content, Harrington S. Student Resources: Kinesiotaping Overview, F. A. Davis Publishers, 2011

Articles

  • McLeod MM, Harrington SE, Thigpen SA, Prentice WE, Ruscinski TJ, Padua DA. The Acute Effect of a Myofascial Release Intervention on Resting Scapular Position., Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2016
  • Harrington SE, Lee J, Colon G, Alappattu MA. Oncology Section EDGE Task Force on Prostate Cancer: A Systematic Review of Outcome Measures for Health Related Quality of Life., Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2016
  • Harrington SE, Alappattu MA, Pfalzer LA. Systematic Review of Physical Modalities Used in Cancer Rehabilitation., Journal of Doctoral Nursing Practice, 2016
  • Stout NL, Harrington SE, Pfalzer LA, Fisher MI. Breast Cancer Rehabilitation: Clinical Examination and Outcomes Assessment. [In Press], Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation, 31(4), 2016
  • Harrington SE, Miale S, Ebaugh D. Breast Cancer EDGE Task Force Outcomes: Clinical Measures of Quality of Life. CINAHL AN: 2013031865, Rehabilitation Oncology, 33(1), 5-15, 2015
  • Tate, A, Harrington, S.E, Bunness, M, Murray S, Trout C, Meisel C. Investigation of In-Water and Dry Land Training Programs for Competitive Swimmers in the United States. [Epub Ahead of Print, doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1123/jsr.2014-0205], Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 2014
  • Livingston B, Lundy M, Harrington S. Physical therapy students' perceptions of team-based learning in gross anatomy using the team-based learning student assessment instrument. doi: 10.3352/jeehp.2014.11.1 [doi]., Journal of Education Evaluation for Health Proffesions, 11:1, 2014
  • Harrington S, Gilchrist L, Sander A. Breast Cancer EDGE Task Force Outcomes: Clinical Measures of Pain. CINAHL AN: 2012466170, Rehabilitation Oncology, 32(1), 13-21, 2014
  • Harrington S, Michener LA, Kendig T, Miale S, George SZ. Patient-reported upper extremity outcome measures used in breast cancer survivors: A systematic review. doi: 10.1016/j.apmr.2013.07.022 [doi]., Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 95(1), 153-162, 2014
  • Harrington S, Meisel C, Tate A. A cross-sectional study examining shoulder pain and disability in division I female swimmers. doi: 10.1123/jsr.2012-0123 [doi]., Journal of Sport Rehabilitation, 23(1), 65-75, 2014
  • Harrington S, Padua D, Battaglini C, Michener LA. Upper extremity strength and range of motion and their relationship to function in breast cancer survivors. doi: 10.3109/09593985.2012.757683 [doi]., Physiotherapy Theory & Practice, 29(7), 513-520, 2013
  • Miale, S, Harrington S, Kendig, T. Oncology Section Taskforce on Breast Cancer Outcomes: Clinical Measures of Upper Extremity Function. CINAHL AN: 2012032396, Rehabilitation Oncology, 31(1), 27-34, 2013
  • Cole AK, McGrath ML, Harrington SE, Padua DA, Rucinski TJ, Prentice WE. Scapular bracing and alteration of posture and muscle activity in overhead athletes with poor posture. doi: 10.4085/1062-6050-48.1.13 [doi]., Journal of Athletic Training, 48(1), 12-24, 2013
  • Rondeau MW, Padua DA, Thigpen CA, Harrington SE. Precision and validity of a clinical method for pectoral minor length assessment in overhead-throwing athletes. DOI: 10.3928/19425864-20110630-01, Athletic Training & Sports Health Care, 4, 67-72, 2012
  • Harrington S, Padua D, Battaglini C, et al. Comparison of shoulder flexibility, strength, and function between breast cancer survivors and healthy participants. doi: 10.1007/s11764-010-0168-0 [doi]., Journal of Cancer Survivorship, 01/01/2011, 167-174, 2011

Editing and Reviews

  • Harrington, S Research Round-up. Rehabilitation Oncology. Supplemental material., Rehabilitation Oncology, 33(2), 2015
  • Harrington, S Research Round-up. Rehabilitation Oncology. Supplemental material., Rehabilitation Oncology, 33(1), 2015
  • Harrington, S Research Round-up. Accession Number: 2012772323, Rehabilitation Oncology, 32(4), 52, 2014
  • Harrington, S Research Round-up. Accession Number: 2012673723, Rehabilitation Oncology, 32(3), 57, 2014
  • Harrington, S Research Round-up. Accession Number: 20120466173, Rehabilitation Oncology, 32(1), 39, 2014
  • Harrington, S. Research Round-up. Accession Number: 2012407014, Rehabilitation Oncology, 31(4), 36, 2013
  • Harrington, S Research Round-up. http://www.oncologypt.org/publications/rehabilitation-oncology-journal/volumes/31/31-3-Rehabilitation-Oncology-Journal.pdf, Rehabilitation Oncology, 31(3), 31, 2013
  • Harrington, S. Research Round-up. http://www.oncologypt.org/publications/rehabilitation-oncology-journal/volumes/31/31-2-Rehabilitation-Oncology-Journal.pdf, Rehabilitation Oncology, 31(2), 23, 2013

Presentations

  • Harrington SE, Fisher MI, Levy EW, Stout NL, Gerber NL, Pfalzer LA. Cluster Impairments in Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer within a Prospective Surveillance Model. To be presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2016, Anaheim CA., 2016
  • Fisher MI, Levy EW, Harrington SE, Stout NL, Gerber NL, Pfalzer LA. Screening and Examination for Early Identification of Shoulder Impairment in a Prospective Surveillance Model for Women with Breast Cancer. To be presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2016, Anaheim CA., 2016
  • Grindstaff TL, Harrington S, Palimenio MR, Givens DL. Beyond Arthrogenic Muscle Inhibition as the Cause of Lower Quadriceps MVIC in Persons with Knee OA. To be presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2016, Anaheim CA., 2016
  • Givens DL, Barr JB, Gale JR, Harrington S, Palimenio MR, Grindstaff TL. Sensorimotor Impairments and Functional Performance in People with Knee Osteoarthritis Support the “Trait” Hypothesis. To be presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2016, Anaheim CA., 2016
  • Anderson MA, Harrington SE, Schuemann TL, Springer B. Management of the Physically challenged athlete: The Role of the Physical Therapist. To be presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2016, Anaheim CA., 2016
  • Invited Presentation - Harrington S. “Youth Paratriathlon Development and Paratriathlon Classification.” USA Triathlon Medical Multisport Conference, November 2015, 2015
  • Harrington SE, Fisher MI, Levy EW, Pfalzer LA, Stout NL, Gerber NL, Pfalzer LA. Breast Cancer Survivors’ Pectoralis Minor Length: Outcomes of Prospective Surveillance. To be presented at the 2015 American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine Annual Conference, October 2015. Dallas TX., 2015
  • Harrington SE, Fisher MI, Levy EW, Pfalzer LA, Stout NL, Gerber NL, Pfalzer LA. Breast Cancer Survivors’ Self-Reported Symptoms and Limitations in Activities and Participation: Outcomes of Prospective Surveillance. To be presented at the 2015 American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine Annual Conference, October 2015. Dallas TX., 2015
  • Harrington SE, Michener LA. Patient-Reported Upper Extremity Outcome Measures Used in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Review To be presented at the American Society of Shoulder & Elbow Therapists Annual Conference. October 2015. Asheville NC., 2015
  • Harrington SE, George SZ. Assessment of Pain, Pain Related Fear and Pain Catastrophizing in Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer: Outcomes of Prospective Surveillance Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Section on Research Retreat. July 2015. Smithfield, RI., 2015
  • Lundy M, Harrington S. Influence of Service-Learning on Physical Therapy Students Immersed in Adaptive Sport for Military Veterans. Presented at the Scholars Transforming Academic Research Symposium (STARS), April 2014, University of North Florida., 2015
  • Alappattu M, Harrington S, Pfalzer C. Current Evidence for Use of Physical Agents in Rehabilitation Oncology: Fact vs. Fiction. Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2015, Indianapolis, IN., 2015
  • Davies C, Fisher M, Harrington S, Pfalzer C. Oncology Section Edge Task Force on Prostate Cancer Outcomes: Clinical Measures of Muscle Endurance and Functional Mobility and Quality of Life. Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2015, Indianapolis, IN., 2015
  • Fisher MI, Pfalzer LA, Levy EW, Harrington SE, Gerber NL, Stout N. A Comparison of Scapular Flip Test Between Women with Breast Cancer and Healthy Controls. Presented at the World Federation for Physical Therapy Congress 2015, Singapore., 2015
  • Fisher MI, Pfalzer LA, Levy EW, Harrington SE, Gerber NL, Stout N. A Comparison of the Upper Limb Lift Test Between Women with Breast Cancer and Healthy Controls. Presented at the World Federation for Physical Therapy Congress 2015, Singapore., 2015
  • Harrington S, Lundy M. Influence of Service-Learning on Physical Therapy Students Immersed in Adaptive Sport for Military Veterans. Presented at the 2014 Gulf-South Summit on Service-Learning and Civic Engagement through Higher Education, March 2014, Auburn, AL., 2014
  • Harrington S, McLaughlin S, George SZ. Prospective Assessment of Upper Extremity ROM, Strength, Function and Quality of Life in Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2014, Las Vegas, NV., 2014
  • Harrington S, Lundy M. Influence of Service-Learning on DPT Students Immersed in Adaptive Sport for Military Veterans Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2014, Las Vegas, NV., 2014
  • Drouin J, Fisher M, Harrington S, Miale S, Morris S. Oncology Section Edge Task Force on Breast Cancer Outcomes: Clinical Measures of Strength, Endurance and Quality of Life in Individuals Treated for Breast Cancer - A review of available assessment and outcome measures and their psychometric properties. Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting. February 2014, 2014
  • Tate A, Harrington S, Trout C, Murray S, Buness M, Meisel C. Survey Investigates Pool and Dry Land Training Programs for Competitive Youth, High School, College and Masters Swimmers. Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2014, Las Vegas, NV., 2014
  • Lundy M, Livingston B, Harrington S. Quantitative Assessment of the Attitudes of Physical Therapy Students towards Team-Based Learning in a Gross Anatomy Course. Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2014, Las Vegas, NV., 2014
  • Meisel C, Hutchinson B, Mulligan I, Boland M, Harrington S. Can Patient Rated Outcome Measures Predict Shoulder Impairments in Female Collegiate Swimmers? Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 2014;44(1):A51 Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2014, Las Vegas, NV., 2014
  • Tate A, Harrington S, Trout C, Murray S, Buness M, Meisel C. Survey Investigates Pool and Dry Land Training Programs for Competitive Youth, High School, College and Masters Swimmers. Research presentation at the 21st Annual Meeting of the American Society of Shoulder and Elbow Therapists. Las Vegas, NV., 2014
  • Harrington S, Pfalzer L, Levy E, Fisher M, Stout N. Patient-Reported Outcomes in Women With and Without Subclinical and Clinical Lymphedema. Presented at the 24th Congress of the International Society of Lymphology. September 2013. Rome, Italy., 2013
  • Fisher M, Pfalzer L, Levy E, Harrington S, Stout N. Baseline Characteristics of the Upper Limb Lift Test among Women Newly Diagnosed with Breast Cancer. Presented at the 24th Congress of the International Society of Lymphology. September 2013. Rome, Italy., 2013
  • Invited Presentation - Harrington S. “Orthopaedic Considerations for Breast Cancer Survivors.” Florida Physical Therapy Association Northern District Super Meeting, April 2013, 2013
  • Alappattu M, Harrington S, Sluka K. Why is Cancer Such a Pain? Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, January 2013, 2013
  • Gilchrist L, Doherty D, Harrington S, Perdomo M, Ryans K. Oncology Section Task Force on Breast Cancer Outcomes: Clinical Measures of Pain, Fatigue, and Lymphedema in Individuals Treated for Breast Cancer. Presented at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, January 2013, 2013
  • Harrington S, Michener LA, Isley AL, George SZ. Acute Effects of Breast Cancer Surgery on Shoulder Function, Quality of Life, Range of Motion and Strength. Presented at the American Society of Shoulder & Elbow Therapists Annual Conference. October 2012. Sea Island, GA., 2012
  • Invited Presentation - Harrington S. “Assessment of Quality of Life, Function, and Impairments in Breast Cancer Survivors.” University of Florida Rehabilitation Research Seminars. October 2012, 2012
  • Harrington S. “Upper Extremity Impairments Resulting from Cancer Treatment – How Rehabilitation Can Help.” Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center Rehabilitation Medicine Service’s Rehabilitation Medicine Grand Rounds. August 2012, 2012
  • Invited Presentation - Harrington S, Levy E. “Active Against Cancer: Examination and Management of Soft Tissue Restriction and Upper Quadrant Impairments.” American Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference (PT 2012). June 2012, 2012
  • Harrington S, Tate A, Meisel C. Risk Factors Associated with Shoulder Pain in High School and Division 1 Female Swimmers. Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 2012;42(1):A43. Presented at American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2012, Chicago, IL., 2012
  • Tate A, Harrington S, Turner G, Knab S, Meisel C. Normative Values for Physical Measures in Youth Through Collegiate Female Competitive Swimmers. Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, 2012;42(1):A115. Presented at American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2012, Chicago, IL., 2012
  • Harrington S, Padua DA, Battaglini CL, Michener LA, Myers J, Guiliani C. Comparison of Scapular Kinematics between Breast Cancer Survivors and Healthy, Age Matched Participants. Rehabilitation Oncology, 2011;29(1):23 Presented at American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2011, New Orleans, LA., 2011
  • Harrington S, Padua DA, Battaglini CL, Michener LA, Groff D. Comparison of Shoulder ROM, Strength, and Function between Breast Cancer Survivors and Healthy, Age Matched Participants. Rehabilitation Oncology, 2010;28(1):32 Presented at American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, February 2010, San Diego, CA., 2010

Awards and Honors

  • Faculty Research Award, UNF STARS, 2014
  • Community Scholar, UNF, 2013
  • Outstanding Graduate Teaching Award Nominee, UNF, 2012
  • Recipient of The Jacksonville Business Journal 40 under 40, The Jacksonville Business Journal , 2012
  • Decade's Young Investigators Initiative (YII) program, U.S. Bone and Joint, 2011