1. PTA Faculty

PTA Faculty

Dr. Marty Aime, PT, DPT

Dr. Aime received his Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy from LSU-New Orleans Campus in 1995. He has specialist certifications in orthopedics and geriatrics, and has recently been granted Emeritus status with these specializations. In 2013, Dr. Aime obtained his Doctorate in Physical Therapy. He is currently enrolled in LSU in pursuit of his Ph.D, with concentration in Higher Education Leadership and Research. He has been a faculty member of the PTA program since the fall of 2008, teaching kinesiology, data collection, modalities, neurology, pathophysiology and therapeutic exercise interventions.

April Graham

Mrs. Graham received her Bachelor’s degree in Biological Sciences from LSU-BR in May of 2007. She is also a former graduate of the FranU PTA Program. Prior to her arrival to Franciscan University she was able to have experiences in a variety of settings such as Skilled Nursing Facilities, Neuro Based In-Patient and Acute Care. In her free time, she enjoys activities with her family, teaching dance, and trying new food recipes. Mrs. Graham’s teaching responsibilities include human development, introduction to patient care, professionalism in physical therapy, transfers, gait, and clinical education courses.