Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, Illinois – United States
Dr. Knott joined Rosalind Franklin University in 1996 as a faculty member, and went on to be the Department Chair for 16 years. Since that time he served as Associate Dean, Associate Vice President for Academics, and Vice President for Strategic Enrollment. He teaches interprofessional courses in Research & Statistics, Orthopaedics, and Leadership, among others, and teaches students in the college of medicine, the college of pharmacy, the college of podiatry, and in the college of health professions.
His research in spinal deformity has led to more than 85 peer reviewed journal publications, abstracts and scientific posters. He has been the section editor or editorial board member for five journals, and supervised 90 masters projects and 5 doctoral dissertations. His research led to the development of a new medical device company, where he works part time in research and development.
He is a past president of the Physician Assistant Education Association, and the Association of PA Residency Programs, as well as SOSORT, an international spine research society. He is a fellow in the Scoliosis Research Society, and has received several competitive research grants for his work in spine deformity.
Dr. Knott is a graduate of the University of Iowa’s Physician Assistant Program, and earned his PhD from Capella University.
Monday, November 4
8:30 AM – 5:30 PM