Paula recently graduated from Malcolm X as valedictorian of the Physical Therapist Assistant program in May of ‘23. Paula was able to have her clinical experiences at Advocate Christ in Acute care on the trauma floor and Shirley Ryan Ability Lab on the outpatient neurological floor. She has a great interest in neurological conditions and pediatric populations.
Before starting her role as a float PTA, Paula was a Tech and BPAC at the South Loop clinic for over 2 years and is a member of the DEI committee. Outside of the clinic Paula loves to spend time with her 2 dogs and boyfriend, enjoy a good book, and eat good food. She is excited to continue her learning experience as she treats and helps patients with Team Rehab.