Undergraduate School
University of Tulsa (2003)
Other Post Graduate Training
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2006)
Graduate School
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2006), Physical Therapy
Other Post Graduate Training
Texas Woman's University (2018)
Graduate School
Texas Woman's University (2018), Physical Therapy

Research Interest

  • Gait training with the use of orthoses
  • Neurologic rehabilitation


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

A Clinical Framework for Functional Recovery in a Person With Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury: A Case Study.
McCain K, Shearin S J Neurol Phys Ther 2017 Jul 41 3 173-181
Auditing the Physical Activity and Parkinson Disease Literature Using the Behavioral Epidemiologic Framework.
Swank C, Shearin S, Cleveland S, Driver S PM R 2017 Jun 9 6 612-621
The impact of modified standardized task-specific training (MSTT) on gait outcomes in persons with subacute stroke: A case report
Karen J. McCain, Staci Shearin Cogent Medicine 2017
Classifying physical activity research following stroke using the behavioral epidemiologic framework.
Cleveland S, Driver S, Swank C, Macklin S Top Stroke Rehabil 2015 Aug 22 4 289-98
Bracing for Persons with Parkinson Disease: A Case Series with Clinical Reasoning
Shearin, S. M., Smith, P., Querry, R., & McCain, K JPO: Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics 2015

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Physical Therapy Association (2013)