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Patrice Winter, PT, DPT, MHA, FAAOMPT

Department of Global and Community Health

Patrice Winter

Dr. Winter is an assistant professor at George Mason University in the Department of Global and Community Health where she teaches health related curriculum with emphasis in healthy living and aging well. She is Practicum Coordinator for the Masters of Public Health program placing students regionally as well as internationally. Dr. Winter is also actively involved in research with the Center for the Study of Chronic Illness and Disability at George Mason, currently working with breast cancer survivors. She was the Life Planning/Eldercare Coordinator at Mason from 2007-2014. She continues to be actively involved in health promotion programs across the university. Patrice is a practicing physical therapist with over 30 years of experience and a spokesperson for the American Physical Therapy Association.


  • tDPT, Shenandoah University, 2012
  • MS, Health Systems Management/Executive Management, George Mason University, 2010
  • MS, Orthopedic Physical Therapy, Institute of Graduate Health Science, 1982
  • BS, Physical Therapy, Virginia Commonwealth University/Medical College of Virginia, 1976