Journalists: Andrea Boyle Tippett (UD Media Relations) can assist with interview requests for this expert. 302-831-1421, aboyle@udel.edu
  • Director of UD's Running Injury Clinic, Davis is a specialist in running mechanics, running injuries and gait retraining.
  • Widely recognized as a premier expert in barefoot running.
  • Can discuss walking gait, knee osteoarthritis, foot and knee injuries.
  • Has published more than 80 peer-reviewed articles, most focused on foot and knee injuries.

Title:
Professor, Physical Therapy

In The News:
Running shorts. Singlet. Shoes? (New York Times)
Should we get in step with those who say barefoot is best? (Washington Post)
Hill Training: Cruise Control (Runner's World)
Should you be running barefoot? (Time)
Foot strike patterns and collision forces in habitually barefoot versus shod runners (Nature)
Learning more from athletic injuries (New York Times)

UDaily Articles:
Prof receives $1.3 million in grants to reduce stress fractures
Prof links with physical therapists in the field

Keywords:
musculoskeletal, knee, running, biomechanics, physical therapy