Daniel K. White, PT, ScD, MSc

University of Delaware

Daniel K. White is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy at the University of Delaware. Dr. White received his Bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences, M.S. in Physical Therapy, and Sc.D. in Rehabilitation Sciences from Boston University.  He completed a Post-Doctoral Fellowship at the Boston University School of Public Health and earned a M.S. in Epidemiology from the Boston University School of Public Health in 2013.

Dan is the Director of the Delaware Activity Lab, which is focused on the study of free-living behaviors in the home and community environment and how these behaviors benefit health. The goal of the lab is to develop clinically feasible and practical ways to increase physical activity in older adults, in people with arthritis, and people after total joint replacement. Dr. White is an Associate Editor for Arthritis Care and Research, and an active member in the American Physical Therapy Association.  His research is funded by the National Institutes of Health, and the Rheumatology Research Foundation.  Dr. White can be reached at dkw@udel.edu