ED GAPPMAIER, PT, PhD portrait
  • Associate Professor, Physical Therapy & Athletic Training

Research Summary

My general area of interest is aimed at the effects of physical activity on physical fitness, function, health related quality of life and disease progression in individuals with chronic disease; with a specific research focus on persons with neuromuscular disease and multiple sclerosis.


  • Doctor of Philosophy, Exercise Science, Brigham Young University
  • Bachelor of Science, Physical Therapy, University Hospital, Innsbruck Austria
  • No Degree, Premedical Sciences, University of Innsbruck Medical School
  • No Degree, Akademisches Gymnasium