Dr. Patrick Berner, PT, DPT, RDN, CEAS
University of Houston - Distance Dietetic Internship
Doctor of Physical Therapy
University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, St. Augustine, FL
Outstanding Physical Therapy Student Award
Bachelor of Science in Dietetics with minors in Business and Kinesiology
University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA
Outstanding Graduate in College of Nursing & Allied Health
Professional Licensure and Certifications
Licensed Physical Therapist, State of South Carolina
Licensed Physical Therapist, State of North Carolina
Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
CEAS, Certified Ergonomics Assessment Specialist (The Back School)
CPR and First Aid Certified (American Heart Association Health Care Provider)
American Physical Therapy Association
South Carolina American Physical Therapy Association
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics
South Carolina Dietetics Association
Academy of Prevention and Health Promotion Therapies
Severin R, Berner P, Miller K, Mey J. The Crossroads of Aging: An Intersection of Malnutrition, Frailty and Sarcopenia. Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation. Accepted for Publication.
“Health &Well-Being: Earning a Seat at the Table,” Presentation for the American Physical Therapy Association’s 2018 State Policy & Payment Forum, Kansas City, MO, 2018.
“Nutritional Screening and Intervention for the Home Health Therapist,” Elective course of the Advanced Competency in Home Health program, Home Health Section and American Physical Therapy Association Learning Center, 2018.
“The Fundamentals of Nutrition for Physical Therapists,” Guest lecturer for University of Kansas Medical Center’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Online Lecture, 2018.
"Is Good Nutrition the New Tradition?" The Oxford Debate (Winning Team), American Physical Therapy Association's Annual NEXT Conference, Orlando, FL, 2018.
"The Fundamentals of Nutrition for Physical Therapists," Guest lecturer for the University of South Carolina's Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, Columbia, SC, 2018.
"Population Health in a Physical Therapy World. It’s How WE “Transform Society”," Presentation for the South Carolina American Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference, Charleston, SC, 2018.
"Leaving Behind the Silo and Transforming Society with Interdisciplinary Care," Presentation for the South Carolina American Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference, Charleston, SC, 2018.
"Designing and Implementing Effective Prevention and Health Promotion Models," Continuing education course, American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, New Orleans, LA, 2018.
"Applying a Population Health Framework in Physical Therapist Practice - Part 1: Introduction," Webinar for the American Physical Therapy Association Learning Center, 2017.
“Innovation in Wellness.” Presentation for the South Carolina American Physical Therapy Association Annual Conference, Greenville, SC, 2017.
“Prevention and Health Promotion in Physical Therapist’s Practice: The Time is NOW!,” Continuing education course, American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting, San Antonio, TX, 2017.