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Allan Besselink

  • PT, DPT, Dip.MDT
  • Lead Lab Instructor
  • University of St. Augustine
  • 0ReadersNumber of instances of Allan's publications in Mendeley libraries. Updated daily.
  • 4PublicationsNumber of items in Allan's My Publications folder on Mendeley.

Research interests

periodizationcellular mechanisms of exerciseTraining


Physiotherapist / physical therapist (McKenzie Diplomat), endurance sports coach, author (RunSmart: A Comprehensive Approach To Injury-Free Running), educator (Assistant Adjunct Professor at Austin Community College in the PT Assistant program).

Followers (6)

Following (6)

Publications (4)

  • Running Injuries: Etiology And Recovery-Based Treatment

    • Besselink A
    • Clark B
  • RunSmart: A Comprehensive Approach To Injury-Free Running

    • Besselink A
  • Spinal Evaluation Techniques: A Survey Of Entry-Level Physical Therapy Curricula In The United States.

    • Besselink A
  • WalkSmart: Implications Of A Graded High-Intensity Walking Program

    • Besselink A

Professional experience

Lead Lab Instructor

University of St. Augustine

May 2013 - Present


Smart Life Project

July 2007 - Present

Adjunct Assistant Professor - PTA Program

Austin Community College

January 2004 - Present

Education history

Doctor Of Physical Therapy

College Of St. Scholastica

May 2015 - December 2016(2 years)

Graduate Certificate - Medical Human Anatomy

University of Florida

May 2015 - August 2016(a year)

Diploma in Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy

McKenzie Institute International

January 1998 - March 1998(2 months)

Bachelor of Science in Physiotherapy

Queen's University

September 1984 - April 1988(4 years)