Jan Gwyer, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Jan Gwyer Emeritus
Faculty Emeritus

Jan Gwyer, PT, PhD, FAPTA, retired in December 2018 after 31 years at Duke University. Prior to her 16 years as a physical therapist in clinical care, and degrees of Master’s and PhD she came to Duke to participate in the program of Duke Physical Therapy. Dr. Gwyer was instrumental in leading all aspects of the student programs at Duke, supported clinical care, and participated in research education. Jan’s leadership has been acknowledged multiple times by the American Physical Therapy Association at the chapter, state, and national level, including five years as a director in the APTA prior to coming to Duke.