Nora Darakjian, PT, DPT

Instructor of Clinical Physical Therapy
Nora Darakjian2
Phone:

323-865-1200

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Website:

www.myprofile.com

Mailing Address:

1640 Marengo Street, HRA 102, Los Angeles, CA 90033

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Professional Interests

Dr. Nora Darakjian is an Instructor of Clinical Physical Therapy in the USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy. She practices at USC Physical Therapy Associates, a faculty practice, located atthe Health Sciences Campus (HSC). She focuses on treating individuals with neurologic disorders. Dr. Darakjian is a member of the Neurologic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.

Dr. Darakjian has been involved with research involving the use of therapeutic virtual reality in individuals with Parkinson’s disease.

Education
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA: Neurological Physical Therapy Residency, 2015. 
  • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA: Doctor ofPhysical Therapy, 2014.
  • University of California, Los Angeles: Bachelor of Science,Neuroscience, 2011. 
Selected Publications
  • André V, Cepeda C, Fisher Y, Huyn M, BardakjianN, Singh S, Yang W, Levine MS. Differential electrophysiological changes in striatal output neurons inHuntington's disease. J Neurosci. 2011; 31(4):1170-82. 2.
  • Bardakjian NS. The back-propagating machineryof the neuron. The UCLA USJ. 2010; 23: 5-10