Lynn Fitzgerald is an assistant professor and director of clinical education in the Department of Physical Therapy. received a BS in physical therapy from Chicago Medical School/University of Health Sciences, a Master in Educational Research Methodology from the University of Pittsburgh, and her Transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree from IHS/MGH. She is a trainer for both the basic and the advanced APTA Clinical Instructor Education & Credentialing Courses. Her research emphasis is on the efficacy of clinical education evaluation and outcome measures. Her clinical practice has been in pediatrics with an emphasis on early intervention.