• Faculty
  • Jacqueline Osborne, PT, DPT, GCS, CEEAA

    • Title: Coordinator, Brooks IHL Geriatric Residency Program
    • Employer: Brooks Rehabilitation
    • Telephone: (904) 345-7060
    • Email: Jackie.Osborne@BrooksRehab.org
    Full Bio

    Personal Statement
    Dr. Jacqueline Osborne currently serves as the Coordinator for the multidisciplinary Geriatric Residency Program at Brooks Rehabilitation.  Her responsibilities include development and implementation of the Residency curriculum including providing didactic and psychomotor training as well as mentoring in the areas of clinical services, educational activities, professional services, scholarly activities, and practice management which are the five foundational pillars of the Residency Programs. In addition to coordinating and supervising the faulty and the residents involved in this program, Dr. Osborne maintains a clinical practice within Brooks and serves on committees for special projects throughout the organization.  She also serves as the Secretary of the Northern District of the Florida Physical Therapy Association.

    Education and Training:
    Doctorate in Physical Therapy
    Arcadia University, Glenside, Pennsylvania 

    B.S. in Business Administration (concentration in Operations Management)
    University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware

    Dr. Osborne obtained Board Certification in the area of Geriatric Physical Therapy from the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties in 2007.  She also obtained the credential of Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults (CEEAA) from the Section on Geriatrics of the American Physical Therapy Association in 2012. Her clinical interest is in managing individuals with progressive neurological disease including Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis as well as assisting older adults in the aging process and managing geriatric syndromes such as falls and sarcopenia.

    In addition to serving as the Geriatric Residency Program Coordinator, Dr. Osborne serves as a faculty member for the Brooks/UNF Orthopaedic Residency and the Brooks Neurologic and Women’s Health Residency Programs.

    Dr. Osborne is a recognized speaker in the areas of fall assessment and prevention, motor learning, movement disorders, and age related change. She has been invited to deliver continuing education courses as well as to speak at support group meetings and educational symposiums hosted by the Brooks Institute of Higher Learning, the Brooks Research, and Community Health Departments, the National Parkinson’s Foundation, the University of South Florida’s Geriatric Institute, the University of South Florida’s Huntington’s Disease Center of Excellence, and the Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Association of Tampa.  

    Dr. Osborne previously served as an Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences where she taught clinical problem solving courses as well as provided presentations on the physical therapy assessment and management of various movement disorders and typical age related change.

    Dr. Osborne serves the Florida Physical Therapy Association, the American Physical Therapy Association, the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education, and the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties in many capacities.  She also serves as a member of the Florida Injury Prevention Advisory Council.  Dr.  Osborne also recently published a textbook titled, “Documentation for Physical Therapist Practice: A Clinical Decision-Making Approach.”