Sunday, April 29, 2012

Biography

Dr. Marita Black, PT, DPT, PCS
Senior Physical Therapist- Pediatrics
Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York
Marita Black has been employed by New York Presbyterian's Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital of New York for over 12 years.  Along with working in the NICU and treating outpatients, she also functions as the primary Physical Therapist for the Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) Clinic at Columbia University Medical Center.  She has worked with children of all ages who are diagnosed with EB and has been involved in research after bone marrow transplants.  Marita also is a Lab Instructor and Teaching Assistant at Columbia University.  She works in New York's Early Intervention (0-3) program, evaluating and treating patients in their homes.  Marita was a panelist at the DebRA 2012 Patient Care Conference and presented at the 2014 Patient Care Conference.   

Marita is a Pediatric Certified Specialist.  She received her Transitional Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Temple University, a Physical Therapy Master's degree from Boston University, and a Bachelors of Science degree in Psychobiology from Binghamton University.  She is a Certified Educator of Infant Massage.