- credentials: DPT, AT, and OCS
- OSU Sports Medicine, Performing Arts Medicine
- 21 E. State Street, Suite 300
- Columbus, OH 43215
Mariah Nierman has been working in performing arts medicine since 2008 when she began her career with OSU Sports Medicine’s Performing Arts Medicine (PAM) program. She became co-director for OSU Performing Arts Medicine in 2012. She danced for 15 years until college when her focus turned to the medical side of helping dancers stay healthy. She has a bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training (2005) and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy (2008) both from The Ohio State University. She continued her education and specializing in the field through seeking Board Certification in Orthopedic Physical Therapy and completing the Dance Medicine Practicum through Westside Dance Physical Therapy, providers for New York City Ballet and SAB. She is an active member of the International Association for Dance Medicine & Science and has presented at the annual conference in 2011, 2013, and 2014.
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