Faculty & Staff

JOHN E PETRIZZO

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR

EXERCISE SCIENCE, HEALTH STUDIES, PHYSICAL EDUCATION AND SPORT MANAGEMENT

WOODRUFF HALL
ROOM 68A

p - 516-833-8158

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e - JPETRIZZO@ADELPHI.EDU

 

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Diplomas/Degrees

Doctor of Physical Therapy, New York Institute of Technology (2012)
B.S. in Exercise Science, Hofstra University (2006)

Recent Courses

Biomechanics
Kinesiology
Medical Aspects Of Sport
Principles Of Health And Physical Education

Teaching Specializations/Interests

Biomechanics as related to sports performance and rehabilitation, anaerobic exercise prescription, injury prevention, musculoskeletal anatomy, orthopedic injury and dysfunction

Research Interests

Biomechanics as it relates to resistance training, acute and chronic adaptations to resistance training, balance and falls prevention in the elderly

Refereed Articles

Douris, P., Ingenito, T., Piccirillo, B., Herbst, M., Petrizzo, J., Cherian, V., McCutchan, C., Burke, C., Stamatinos, G., Jung, M. K (2013), Martial arts training attenuates arterial stiffness in middle aged adults. Asian Journal of Sports Medicine, 4(3), 201-207.


Invited Presentation/Lecture

John Petrizzo (2014, October). "Injuries in Barbell Training". 2014 Starting Strength Coaches Association Conference, Wichita Falls, TX.


Conference Presentations/Papers

Otto, R.M., Petrizzo, J., Mills-Strasser, L., Cote, S., Martins, K., Pusateri, D., Wygand, J.W. (2104). The Effect of Footwear on Static and Dynamic Balance. In American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL.

Petrizzo, J., Smith, G., Wygand, J., Mills-Strasser, L., Martins, K., Pusateri, D., Cote, S., Otto, R.M. (2015). Variation in Movement Efficiency of the Olympic Lifts Relative to Barbell Starting Position. In American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. San Diego, CA.

Cote, S., Atwell, D., Rude, S., Smith, G., Martins, K., Pusateri, D., Mills-Strasser, L., Pereira, C., Golam, K., Petrizzo, J., Otto, R.M. Wygand, J.W. (2014). Anaerobic Power of NCAA Division II Male Soccer Player. In American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL.

Wygand, J.W., Mills-Strasser, L., Smith, G., Martins, K., Pusateri, D., Cote, S., Petrizzo, J, Otto, R.M. (2014). The Effect of Short Duration, High Intensity Exercise on Double-Leg Balance of Recreational Athletes. In American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL.


Other Scholarly/Artistic Work

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Professional Activities

Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapist at Excel PT & Workout
Member of the Starting Strength Coaches Association Science Committee

Licenses & Certifications

New York State Licensed Physical Therapist (2012-present)
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA (2006-present)
Starting Strength Certified Coach (2012-present)