Carla Z. Hinkle, MS, PTA

photo3 Carla receive a Bachelor’s degree in Education from New Mexico State University in 1979, an Associate degree as a PTA from Tulsa Junior College in 1991, and a Master’s degree in Occupational and Adult Ed in 2004. She has been a faculty member in the TCC PTA program since 1993 and has worked in acute care, skilled nursing and home health.

Carla has been an APTA/OPTA member since 1991 and has worked in a variety of offices at the district and state level. Carla has served on the PT Advisory Committee to the OK Medical Board, has been the Oklahoma delegate to the Federation of State Boards of PT (FSBPT) and served on the Federation’s Subject Matter Expert Committee for the Physical Therapist Assistant Job Analysis. She has authored a textbook published for PTA & OTA student use as well as an article in a referred education journal.

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