Professor, Physical Therapy
Z-coil Shoe Company: Grant to complete motion analysis and Pedar research of z-coil shoe. 2006
Best Poster: Annual Conference, California Chapter, American Physical Therapy Association, October 2004
Faculty research publication award, California Chapter, American Physical Therapy Assn. 1994
Reliability and criterion-related validity of hand-held dynamometry in measuring inversion and eversion strength of the foot. Grant funded by California Physical Therapy Fund, Inc., 1993
Adaptations in the contralateral limb for simulated flexion contractures at the knee. Physical Therapy Fund, California Chapter, American Physical Therapy Association, 1988
Mary McMillan Scholarship, American Physical Therapy Association. 198
Adaptations in the stance phase of gait for simulated flexion contractures at the knee. Dissertation project, Physical Therapy Fund, California Chapter, American Physical Therapy Association, 1985
Published Research Award, Greater Los Angeles District, California Chapter, American Physical Therapy Association 1980
Mohamed O, Cerny K, Jones W, Burnfield JM: The Effect of Terrain on foot pressures during walking. Foot & Ankle Int. 26:859-869, 2005.
Mohamed O, Cerny K, Rojek L, Hebert K, Rebecca Turner R and Waistell S. The effects of plastazote® and plastazote®-aliplast® orthotics on plantar pressures in elderly persons with diabetic neuropathy. Journal of Prosthetics and Orthotics 16: 55-63, 2004.
Mohamed O, Cerny K: Effect of knee brace on VMO and VL EMG activity during five knee exercises. Bulletin of Faculty of Physical Therapy. 25: 41-48, 2003
Bogey R. Cerny K. Mohamed O.: Repeatability of wire and surface electrodes in gait. Am J Phys Med Rehabil. 82(5): 338-344, 2003.
Cerny K, Blanks R, Mohamed O, Schwab D, Robinson B, Russo A, and Zizz C: The Effect of a Multidimensional Exercise Program on Strength, Range of Motion, Balance and Gait in the Well Elderly. Abstract. Gait and Posture, March, 1998.
Cerny K: The Vastus Medialis Oblique/Vastus Lateralis muscle activity ratio for selected
exercises in persons with and without patellofemoral pain syndrome. Physical Therapy 5:672-683, 1995.
Cerny K, Perry J and Walker J: Adaptations during the stance phase of gait for simulated flexion contractures at the knee. Orthopedics 17 #6: 501-513, 1994.
Cerny K: Do curl-up exercises improve abdominal muscle strength? J Human Muscle Perform 1:37-47, 1991
Cerny K, Perry J and Walker J: The effect of an unrestricted knee-ankle-foot orthosis on the stance phase of gait in healthy persons. Orthopedics 13:1121-1127, 1990
Cerny K: Guest editor, The Shoulder, December issue, Physical Therapy 66, 1986
Cerny K: Physical therapy evaluation, goal setting and program planning. In Clinics in Physical Therapy, Spinal Cord Injury. HV Adkins, editor, Churchill Livingstone, New York, 1985
Cerny K: Pathomechanics of stance: Clinical concepts for analysis. Physical Therapy 64:1851-1859, 1984
Cerny K: Kinesiology versus biomechanics: A perspective. Physical Therapy 64:1809, 1984
Cerny K: A clinical method of quantitative gait analysis. Physical Therapy 63:1125-1126, 1983
Adkins HV, Baker L, Campbell J, Cerny K, Gillis K, Montgomery J, Perry J, Peterson M, Rodgers M and Winstein C: Normal and Pathological Gait Syllabus, Professional Staff Association, Rancho Los Amigos Hospital, 1980
Office Location: ET Building
Department of Physical Therapy
California State University, Long Beach,
1250 Bellflower Blvd
Long Beach, CA 90840
Rancho Los Amigos Hospital: 1963-78
Advisory council, Physical THerapist Assistant Program, Cerritos College, 1985-present
Research Special Interest Group, CPTA, founding member, 1990-dissolution
Expert Witness, Physical THerapy Practice, 1994-2005
Associate Editor, Physical Therapy, Journal of the Amerian Physical Therapy Association, 1981-4
California Chapter, APTA, Director and Secretary, 1973
Implementation of faculty practice, PT@TheBeach, 2013
Sucessful completion of CAPTE accreditation of physical therapist education program, 2012
Implementation of Doctor of Physical Therapy program, 2012
Organization of 40 year alumni reunion, 2007
Validating clinical practice through research.