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Mike Foley, Ph.D., PT

Assistant Professor

Office: Garrison Hall 311

208-282-4214

folemich@isu.edu

Idaho State University

921 S. 8th Ave Stop 8045

Pocatello, ID 83209-8101

 

Education:

  • BS Business Administration, North Adams State College, North Adams MA 1985
  • MS Exercise Physiology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg MS 1988
  • Ph.D. Exercise Physiology, University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg MS 1991
  • MA Physical Therapy, College of St. Scholastica, Duluth MN 1996

 

Professional / Research Areas of Interest:

Oncology Rehabilitation, physical function, physical activity, exercise physiology

 

Recent Publications:

Foley, MP, Hasson, SM, Gee, BM. Effects of a Translational Community-Based Multimodal Exercise Program on Sleep Quality in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Pilot Study. Journal of Exercise Medicine, April 2018. Volume 3 Number 2. ISSN 2378-4083

Foley, MP, Hasson, SM, Kendall,E. Effects of a Translational Community-Based Multimodal Exercise Program on Quality of Life and the Influence of Start Delay on Physical Function and Quality of Life in Breast Cancer Survivors: A Pilot Study. Integrative Cancer Therapies, September 2017: https://doi.org/10.1177/1534735417731514

Foley, MP, Hasson. Effects of community-based multimodal exercise program on health-related physical fitness and physical function in breast cancer survivors: a pilot study. Integrative Cancer Therapies, January-March 2016: 1-9. Sage, DOI: 10.1177/1534735416639716

Foley MP, Barnes VA, Hasson SM. Effects of a community-based multimodal exercise program on physical function and quality of life in cancer survivors: a pilot study. Physiotherapy Theory and Practice, 2015 Jul; 31(5): 303-12. DOI:10.3109/09593985.2015.1004390 PubMed PMID: 25613524

Foley M, Bowen B. Comparison of metabolic cost and cardiovascular response to stair ascending and descending with walkers and canes in older adults. Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. 2014 Sep; 95(9):1742-9. PubMed PMID: 24755046.

 

Biographical Sketch:

Dr. Foley has 13+ years of full-time clinical experience in a in a variety of settings and practice areas. He is a certified lymphedema therapist and several years experience in oncology rehabilitation. He has worked as a PT faculty member at several universities totally over 15 years of full-time teaching experience.  

 

Personal Interests/Hobbies:

Outdoor recreation, nature