Wen-Yau (Jennie) Yen, DPT, CHT, CLT, is a licensed physical therapist, a Certified Hand Therapist, and a Certified Lymphedema Therapist. She is also holds a Titleist Performance Institute Level 1 and a Selective Functional Movement Assessment certification. Her clinical interests include sports related hand and upper extremity injuries.
Jennie received her DPT from New York University and her BS in Spanish Language and Literature with a minor in Kinesiology from Pennsylvania State University. She completed her Hand Therapy Fellowship and was a faculty member of the Hand Therapy Fellowship and the Orthopedic PT Residency program at Hospital for Special Surgery. She has presented at national conferences for the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and American Society of Hand Therapists (ASHT) on Elbow Posterolateral Rotatory Instability and Ulnar-sided Wrist Pathology. Jennie served as a member of ASHT Education Division and wrote a quarterly feature for the ASHT Times and she is the Nominating Committee Chair of the APTA’s Hand & Upper Extremity Academy. Jennie also teaches doctoral students at New York University on musculoskeletal examination of the hand and wrist. Jennie served as a volunteer medical staff in the Athletes Village at the Rio Olympics. She also participated in The Touching Hands Project and traveled to Honduras with the American Society for Surgery of the Hand, to provide care to adults and children with limited access to healthcare.