Andrew Yannaccone

Associate Professor of Instruction
Health and Rehabilitation Sciences
Office
1301 Cecil B. Moore Ave

Biography

A central Pennsylvania native and current resident of suburban Philadelphia, Dr. Yannaccone received his bachelor of science in Health Science and master of science in Physical Therapy degrees from College Misericordia (now Misericordia University), located in Dallas, Pennsylvania in 2002. After nearly five years of full-time practice in the acute and home health care settings, Dr. Yannaccone returned to graduate school, earning a PhD in Physiology from the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine in Richmond, Virginia in 2012. Dr. Yannaccone continues to practice in the acute and sub-acute health care settings on a per diem basis. In his free time Dr. Yannaccone enjoys traveling, fine food & wine, reading and spending time with friends and family.

Education

  • PhD, Physiology, Virginia Commonwealth University
  • MS, Physical Therapy, Misericordia University
  • BS, Health Science, Misericordia University

Curriculum Vitae 

Courses Taught

Number

Name

Level

PHTH 8109

Human Physiology and Pathology I

Graduate

PHTH 8111

Clinical Examination and Intervention Skills II

Graduate

PHTH 8115

Human Physiology and Pathology II

Graduate

PHTH 8118

Clinical Examination and Intervention Skills III

Graduate

PHTH 8143

Management of the Medically Complex Patient

Graduate

PHTH 8145

Pharmacotherapeutics

Graduate

PHTH 8151

Evidence Based Practice III

Graduate

PHTH 8160

Special Topics - Integrated Learning Experience

Graduate

Selected Publications

  • Yannaccone, A., Song, B., Shall, M., & Pittman, R. (2010). Nitric oxide synthase distribution in the rat spinotrapezius muscle related to hypertension. FASEB JOURNAL, 24. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/

  • Yannaccone, A., Carvalho, H., & Pittman, R.N. (2009). Effects of hemoglobin-based oxygen carriers (HBOCs) on nitric oxide (NO) levels in the spinotrapezius muscle and mesentery of the rat. FASEB JOURNAL, 23. Retrieved from http://gateway.webofknowledge.com/