• Home
  • Jennifer Rowland

Jennifer Rowland

Primary office:


Jennifer Rowland received a BA in English and a BS in journalism from the University of Kansas, and went on to earn an MS in Community Health Education and Physical Therapy from Old Dominion University. Ms. Rowland has worked as a Physical Therapist in long-term care nursing facilities and home health agencies for the past six years, and joined the RTC/ILas a PhD student in the Department of Human Development and Family Life. Ms. SHe was concurrently enrolled in the MPH (Masters of Public Health) Program at the University of Kansas Medical Center.

Dr. Rowland’s research interests are focused on increasing functional independence for individuals with disabilities and chronic illness. She is currently the Research Coordinator for the RISC Project, which is studying the effectiveness of a web-based computer program designed to predict secondary conditions among individuals with spinal cord injuries.

In addition to these research interests, Ms. Rowland also hopes to gain research knowledge in health promotion and patient education, and to develop effective facilitation programs in these areas. 



Even if you only parked over the aisle a small amount, you could restrict another person’s movement. https://t.co/FDmuO4F5km

One of 34 U.S. public institutions in the prestigious Association of American Universities
44 nationally ranked graduate programs.
—U.S. News & World Report
Top 50 nationwide for size of library collection.
5th nationwide for service to veterans —"Best for Vets: Colleges," Military Times
KU Today