Physical Therapy

Faculty & Staff

Erin Cottos

Erin M. Cottos, PT, DPT
Assistant Professor of Instruction

Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

301 University Blvd.
Galveston, TX 77555-1144

P: 409-772-3068

Teaching Areas of Interest

Pediatrics and Global Health

Research Interests

Justice Centered Rehabilitation, Innovative Assistive Technology for LMIC, and Ethical Global Health Practice


Erin M. Cottos PT, DPT is an Assistant Professor of Instruction in the Department of Physical Therapy in the School of Health Professions (SHP) at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB). She received a Bachelor’s of Science in Exercise Physiology from East Carolina University and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Virginia Commonwealth University (MCV) in Richmond Virginia.

Dr Cottos’s teaching responsibilities include Lifespan, Pediatrics and assisting with the Global Health and Healer Tracks. In addition to academic roles, Dr. Cottos remains involved in Global Health Initiatives in Haiti and Mexico.

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