Karina Tamy Kasawara
University of Campinas, Brazil
Karina Tamy Kasawara, PT, MSc, PhD Candidate
PhD Candidate at the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Campinas, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil
Professor at the Department of Physical Therapy, Ibirapuera University, São Paulo, Brazil
Ms. Karina Tamy Kasawara graduated in Physical Therapy at University São Camilo, São Paulo. She specialized in Women Health Physical Therapy from University of Campinas (UNICAMP), Campinas, São Paulo. She has Master of Science from the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, UNICAMP. Currently, she is a PhD Candidate at the same department and University and she is teaching as a Professor at the Department of Physical Therapy, Ibirapuera University, São Paulo. She was part of an exchange program for 6 months of her PhD program as a visiting researcher at Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada. In 2013 she was a volunteer as a teaching assistant for the course "Principle and Practice of Clinical Research", Department of Continuing Medical Education, Harvard Medical School.
Publications in journals
Kasawara KT, Duarte CB, Ferreira NO, Scott R, Marques AA. Behavioral therapy and pelvic floor muscles training in the treatment of infantile insensible urinary incontinence: a case report. Journal of Physical Therapy Science. 2013;25:355-6.
Kasawara KT, do Nascimento SL, Costa ML, Surita FG, e Silva JLP. Exercise and physical activity in the prevention of pre-eclampsia: systematic review. Acta Obstet Gynecol Scand. 2012 Oct;91(10):1147–57.