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Shana Harrington, PT, PhD

Associate Professor

Exercise Science
University of South Carolina

Phone: 803-777-8422

Lead Mentor
S. George, PhD

Research Area

Improving quality of life, function and pain in cancer survivors


  • 1998 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill BA Exercise and Sport Science
  • 2000 University of St. Augustine MPT Physical Therapy
  • 2009 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill PhD Human Movement Science

Current Research Funding


Recent Publications

Alappattu M, Harrington S, Hill A, Roscow A, Jeffrey A. Oncology Section EDGE Task Force on Cancer: A Systematic Review of Patient-Reported Measures for Sexual Dysfunction, Rehabilitation oncology. 2017;35(3):137-143.

Jeffrey A, Harrington SE, Hill A, Roscow A, Alappattu M. Oncology Section EDGE Task Force on Urogenital Cancer: A Systematic Review of Clinical Measures for Incontinence. Rehabilitation oncology. 2017;35(3):130-136.

Harrington S, Lee J, Colon G, Alappattu M. Oncology Section EDGE Task Force on Prostate Cancer: A Systematic Review of Outcome Measures for Health-Related Quality of Life. Rehabilitation oncology. 2016;34(1):27-35.

Stout NL, Harrington SE, Pfalzer LA, Fisher MI. Breast Cancer Rehabilitation. Topics in Geriatric Rehabilitation. 2015;31(4):258-272.

Harrington SE, Miale S, Ebaugh D. Breast Cancer EDGE Task Force Outcomes: Clinical Measures of Quality of Life. Rehabilitation Oncology. 2015;33(1):5-15.

Tate, A, Harrington, SE, Bunness, M, Murray S, Trout C, Meisel C.  Investigation of In-Water and Dry Land Training Programs for Competitive Swimmers in the United States. J  Sport Rehabil. 2015; 24(4): 353-362

Livingston B, Lundy M, Harrington S. Physical therapy students' perceptions of team-based learning in gross anatomy using the team-based learning student assessment instrument. J Educ Eval Health Prof. 2014;11:1. doi: 10.3352/jeehp.2014.11.1 [doi].

Harrington S, Gilchrist L, Sander A. Oncology Section Taskforce on Breast Cancer Outcomes: Clinical Measures of Pain. Rehabilitation Oncology. 2014;32(1):13-21.

Harrington S, Michener LA, Kendig T, Miale S, George SZ.  Patient-Reported Upper Extremity Outcome Measures Utilized in Breast Cancer Survivors:  A Systematic Review. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2014:95(1):153-162.

Harrington S, Meisel CE, Tate AR.  A Cross Sectional Study Examining Shoulder Pain and Disability in Division I Female Swimmers. Journal of Sport Rehabilitation. 2014:23(1):65-75.

Complete List of Published Work in MyBibliography

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