Dr. Mariana Wingood

Mariana Wingood, PT, DPT, GCS, CEEAA Mariana graduated from SUNY Upstate Medical University in 2012 and until Fall 2018 was a full-time clinician. She has practiced in various settings, including orthopedic outpatient, neuromuscular outpatient, a falls clinic, skilled nursing facility, and an inpatient rehabilitation facility. She is an active member of the Vermont Falls Coalition, Gerontology Society of America, and Academy of Geriatrics (Program Committee Co-Chair, member of the GeriEDGE Taskforce, Chair of the Balance and Falls SIG, and Vermont State Advocate). Fall 2018, she decided to return to school for a PhD and plans to research Health Promotion and Wellness in Physical Therapy, with a concentration on physical activity adherence among older adults. During her free-time she enjoys spending time with her husband and Greater Swiss Mountain Dog as well as traveling, running ultramarathons, competing in Ironman’s, hiking, and rock climbing.