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Jessica Tidswell, PT, DPT, ATC, SCS

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Dr. Jessica Tidswell is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy and Athletic Training at the University of Utah, where she is also a Physical Therapist and Athletic Trainer for Utah Athletics. She is both a Physical Therapist and Athletic Trainer and is a Board-certified Clinical Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy, Corrective Exercise Specialist, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist, and Postural Restoration Trained clinician. Dr. Tidswell has been involved with Paralympic sports since 2002 and has been an International Classifier since 2009 for skiing and snowboard. She currently serves on the Classification Advisory Panel for Para Alpine Skiing and Para Snowboard for the International Paralympic Committee.

Dr. Tidswell is an avid skier, photographer, cyclist, outdoor enthusiast and animal lover. She and her husband live in Summit Park.

Education History