Shawn Israel, P.T., D.P.T.

Shawn Israel, P.T., D.P.T.

Teaching Philosopy

Shawn Israel is a physical therapist and UW teaching associate in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine.

Teaching Interests

Shawn Israel is currently involved in assisting with the Pediatrics (REHAB 502) and Neuroscience III: Applied Neurology-Evaluation and Treatment of Patients with Neurological Problems courses in the Department of Rehabilitation Medicine

Clinical Interests

Shawn Israel’s clinical practice is in a birth to three and preschool setting, working primarily with young children with neurological diagnoses. In addition, she continues to do per diem work in the Outpatient Physical Therapy Department at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance, working with adults and children with cancer. Shawn has volunteered as a physical therapist in the Dominican Republic and Guatemala and has a strong interest in global health.


Physical Therapy, Pediatrics, Oncology, Rehabilitation Medicine

Selected Publications