Ann T. Harrington, PT, DPT, PhD, PCS

Ann T. Harrington, PhD, is a physical therapist and research scientist in the Trisomy 21 Program at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Areas of Expertise: Neurogenetic diseases, Trisomy 21
Locations: Main Campus
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

  • Education and Training

    Board Certification

    Pediatric Clinical Specialist (PCS)

    Graduate Degree

    DPT - Arcadia University, Glenside, PA
    PhD in Biomechanics and Movement Science, University of Delaware, Newark, DE
    MS in Health Promotion - University of Delaware, Newark, DE
    BS in Biology/Vertebrate Physiology - The Pennsylvania State Universit

  • Titles and Academic Titles

    Physical Therapist IV/Research Scientist

  • Centers and Programs
  • Research Interests

    Promoting physical fitness in children and adolescents with impairments related to neurological, neuromuscular or genetic diseases, allowing them to overcome barriers to community participation and recreational physical activity with an underlying goal of improving quality of life