Contact Us

Observation and shadow experiences within Therapy Services are coordinated by clinicians within each work area.

For information regarding shadow experiences in Respiratory Therapy contact: 

Patricia Ann Doorley, MS, RRT, FAARC  Coordinator, Pulmonary Diagnostics and Respiratory Therapy  Phone:  434-924-1993

For information regarding observation experiences in Occupational Therapy contact: 

Adult Patient Areas:  Erica Umback, OTR/L Phone: 434-760-4525

Pediatric Patient Areas:  Lisa Wickersty, OTR/L  Phone:   434-465-8650

For information regarding observation experiences in Physical Therapy contact:

Adult Patient Areas:  Shannon Shoup, PT  Phone: 434-760-5240

Pediatric Patient Areas: Diana Wells, PT  Phone: 434-465-3183

For information regarding observation expereinces in Speech-Language Pathology contact: 

Adult Patient Areas: Renee Bricker, CCC-SLP Phone: 434-760-4729.  The adult in-patient SLP's allow observers at the medical center for a maximum  of 10 days.  If you are a graduate student at U.Va or J.M.U., please contact your student coordinator for spring semester observation dates.

Pediatric Patient Areas: Polly Bickley, CCC-SLP Phone: 434-465-3118