Charlene S Jensen, DPT
Disclosures: Nothing to disclose - 05/26/2022

Biographic for Charlene Jensen:

She is the developing Program Director of the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Riverside College of Health Careers (RCHC) in Newport News, VA and has taught within that program since its inception in 2012. She is the Dean of Allied Health Programs at RCHC, providing administrative oversite for the radiologic technology, surgical technology, and cardiovascular technology programs.  Prior to RCHC, she guest lectured for the Old Dominion University and Hampton University PT program and served as a clinical instructor for several PT programs. Charlene is a licensed physical therapist with 20 years of clinical experience.


She earned her Master of Medical and Health Professions Education from Eastern Virginia Medical School (2017), Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Shenandoah University (2012), and Master of Physical Therapy from Old Dominion University (2002). She has a record of service to the community including medical careers outreach, community medical presentations and health fairs. A record of service to the profession includes serving on the APTA Virginia Education Committee as co-chair, participating in the FSBPT Standards Setting Workshop for the NPTAE and serving as a commissioner for CAPTE.