Assistant Professor & Director of Athletic Training/Exercise Science
B.S., The Pennsylvania State University
M.S., Clarion University of Pennsylvania
Ph.D., University of South Carolina
He has worked clinical in the high school, college and professional sports. He has served on the Boston Marathon medical team for the last 5 years. His research interests include youth sport injury surveillance and athletic training clinical education.
Kerr, Z. Y., Marshall, S. W., Simon, J. E., Hayden, R., Snook, E. M., Dodge, T., Murphy, J. M. (2015). Injury rates in
age-only versus age-and-weight playing standard conditions in American youth football. Orthopaedic Journal of Sports
Medicine, 3(9). doi:10.1177/2325967115603979
Murphy, J. M., & Smith, B. (2016, February). Interprofessional teaching of cervical spine injury management. Paper presented at
the Southeastern Athletic Trainers' Association Educators Conference, Atlanta, Ga.