November 1999

Dawn Resak

by Joseph RADDER

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Dawn Resak was recently named the Director of Rehabilitation Services at GreenField Health and Rehabilitation Center in Lancaster, NY. Born in Syracuse, Dawn received a Bachelors degree in Physical Therapy in 1981 and a Master of Business Administration degree from Canisius College in 1990.

Since 1981 Dawn has worked as a Physical Therapist in a variety of settings, such as sub acute rehab, home care, long term care, school settings and the outpatient arena with persons from early intervention to geriatric population.

Dawn has also worked in management as a clinic administrator for the West Seneca Developmental Disabilities Service Office and Director of Rehabilitation for another sub-acute facility in Western New York. She has developed skills in system analysis and as a trained facilitator.

Dawn is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and an active volunteer for the Red Cross Disaster Assistance Team. She also volunteered time to the World University Games in 1993.

In her spare time Dawn enjoys all sports as a spectator and as a participant, outdoor sports such as hiking, biking and kayaking.


Joseph Radder is a freelance writer.


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