Suzanne Lady

Assistant Professor and Chair, Clinicial Education

Dr. Suzanne D. Lady is an Assistant Professor and full-time faculty member at the University of Western States teaching in the Department of Clinical Education. She is the lead instructor for Clinic Phase Lab series, Physical Diagnosis labs and Clinical Topics II lecture. She also volunteers as a facilitator for the Mind-Body Medicine elective modeled after the Georgetown School of Medicine program.

She has been in practice for 16 years, earning her doctor of chiropractic degree in 1997 from the University of Western States, where she was the recipient of the Award for Clinical Excellence. Previously, she had received her BA in exercise science, sociology and psychology from the University of Arizona where she competed in NCAA PAC-10 intercollegiate athletics winning the Women’s College World Series in fast pitch softball in 1991. While at the UofA Dr. Lady was honored as a National Strength and Conditioning Association All-American.

Dr. Lady in an avid athlete, adventurer, aspiring fly fisher woman and runner. Her scholarly interests include  discoveries in neuroscience, chronic pain states, how the mind-body connection alleviates disease and suffering and the psychology of performance.