News and Press

 In The Media:

  • Kiner Hour -- Let's Talk Dance with Ashai Mfuko Radio Show
    How the Harkness Center for Dance Injuries Changed My Life, April 23, 2012
  • NATA District 2 -- Skype the Director
    Everything You Want to Know about the Non-Traditional Setting: Dance, February 2012
  • NYU Doctor Radio - Sirius 81/ XM 81
    Common Injuries and Concerns in the Young Ballet Dancer- Dr. Jonathan Whiteson, February 28, 2011
  • CNN Televesion
    Dancers Get Back on Their Feet- John Lisak, November 12, 2010
  • NYU Doctor Radio - Sirius 81/ XM 81
    ACL Injuries in Dancer Compared with Athletes- September 28, 2009
  • NY 1 News
    Doctors Work to Prevent Career Ending Sports Injuries- Kafi Drexel, April 7, 2009
  • CBS 2 News
    ACL’s Effects on Knees- Paul Moniz, October 2, 2003
  • CBS 2- The Early Show
    Dr. Rose- Tap Dance, January 14, 2003
  • PBS- To the Contrary
    Dance Injury and Rehabilitation, October, 2002
  • A&E Biography
    The Life & Times of Ben Vereen, June 2000
  • ABC 7- The Views
    January 13, 1996
  • WNYC - Eye on Dance and the Arts
    Dance Medicine Resources, September1994

In The Press:

  • Contributing to the Body of Knowledge, NATA News, July 2014
  • Are You Stretching the Wrong Way?, Dance Magazine, January 2014
  • Dance Dance Revolution, NATA News, January 2014
  • The Playlist That Keeps You Healthy, Women's Health, September 2013
  • Injury Prevention 101: Upper Body Conditioning, Dance Informa, September 2013
  • Why Warm Up and Cool Down, Dance Informa, September 2013
  • Combating Cramps, Dance Teacher, September 2013
  • Preventing Injuries, One dancer at a time, DIY Dancer, June 2013, Published Online
  • Tips on Concussion for Dancers, Task Force on Dancer Health, Dance USA, 2013
  • The Ballerina’s Bad Habit, Pointe Magazine, April/May 2013
  • Get in Shape for Summer Intensives, Pointe Magazine, April/May 2013
  • Your Best Body: Running for Dancers, Pointe Magazine, February/March 2013
  • Your Best Body: A Deep Hurt. Epsom Salt Science, Pointe Magazine, October/November 2012
  • Cool Jobs. Dance Doctors: Dr. David Weiss helps keep dancers in top physical form. Scholastic Classroom Science Magazine, Fall 2012
  • Facing Down the Odds. New York Press/West Side Spirit, August 16, 2012
  • Brandon Roy's Potential Return Creates an Intriguing Possibility for Contenders. Sports Illustrated, June 26, 2012
  • Listening to Your Body: 5 Dancers' Decade by Decade Approach to Dancing Health. Dance Magazine, July 2012
  • The 7 Best Moves for Your Dancer Bod. Dance Spirit Magazine
  • Prevent Injuries Without Breaking the Bank. Dance Magazine' "Dance Glance", March 2012
  • Surprising Answers Found to ACL Injuries in Women Athletes: Athletes Have Something to Learn From Dancers. NYU Physician, Winter 2011-12
  • Defy Your DNA. Pointe Magazine, August/September 2011
  • A Day in the Life of Lauren Kreha. NATA News, August 2011
  • First Aid 101. Dance Teacher, May 2011
  • Pump Up Your Jumps. Dance Spirit, April 2011
  • Watching Your Weight? Get Some Sleep! Dance Magazine E-news, February 21, 2011
  • 360 Degree Strength- Improve Your Range of Motion with a PNF Diagonal. Dance Spirit, February 2011
  • Teach-Learn Connection: Technique My Way. Dance Magazine, January 2011
  • Butterflies in the Stomach. Pointe Magazine Online, December 2010/January 2011
  • Ouch! Shin Splints: Everything You Need to Know About this Common Ailment. Dance Spirit, November 2010
  • Teach-Learn Connection. Dance Magazine, November 2010
  • New Research in Dance Medicine. Backstage, September 2010
  • Condition Your Core. Dance Magazine E-news, September 20, 2010
  • Imagery Can Help You Work Right. Dance Magazine E-news, August 16, 2010
  • 10 Common Dance Injuries. Dance Teacher, August 2010
  • Stuck on the Sidelines. Dance Teacher, July 2010
  • Upper Body Builders. Dance Spirit, May/June 2010
  • Healthy Feet: Exercise Tips for Tap Dancers. Dance Teacher, March 2010
  • A Cautionary Tale. Dance Teacher, February 2010
  • His & Hers Exercises. Dance Spirit, February 2010
  • Pump it Up. Dance Spirit, November 2009
  • What to Order at the Drive-thru. Dance Spirit, October 2009
  • Cardio for Dancers. Dance Spirit,  October 2009
  • New Leaps In Research On Injuries. The New York Times, Gia Kourlas, August 9, 2009
  • To the Pointe: When Should you Refuse a Sale? DanceRetailerNews.com, July 2009
  • Careers in Today's Job Market: Athletic Trainer. Education Update, 14(10), June 2009
  • Health: Tap Happy Feet- How to Prevent Common Tap Dancer Foot Problems. Dance Teacher, May 2009
  • The Ultimate Stretch: Releasing Your Psoas. Dance Spirit, January 2009
  • Start Out Right: Chilly Weather Means Your Warm-up is Key. Dance Magazine, December 2008
  • Burned Out: What Exhaustion Can do to a Dancer's Body.Dance Magazine, September 2008
  • Branch Out: Athletic Trainer- Megan Richardson has Channeled her Dance Training Into a Career Helping Dancers Heal. Dance Spirit, September 2008
  • The Next Level: Improving Extension. Dance Magazine, June 2008
  • A Haven Named Harkness. News and Views, a newsletter for the NYU Medical Center community, 9(2) 2008
  • Harkness Dance Medicine Urges Clinicians to Prepare for the 'High School Musical 2' Generation. CiaoMed, August 27, 2007
  • Athletic Trainer: Key Member of the Cast. NATA News, July 2007
  • Strong and Silent: The Art of Dancing Quietly en Pointe. Dance Spirit, July/August 2007
  • Energy Use Among Dancers- Health and Safety. Dance Magazine, July 2007
  • The Best Doctors 2007 Specialists (Donald J Rose, MD). New York Magazine, June 18, 2007
  • Bebe Neuwirth to Host Seminar, Panel for Dancers. Equity News, May 2007
  • Featured Career Artist. Creative Careers- Elaina Loveland, May 2007 (paperback, Supercollege Publications)
  • New Center for Dance Medicine. Los Angeles Times, March 19, 2007
  • Pushing the Limits: When you inspire students to go the extra mile, are you risking their safety? Dance Teacher, 29(3), March 2007
  • Dancer-Turned-Doc Took Steps to Get Other Performers Back on their Feet. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, February 12, 2007
  • It's a Wrap! Taping Techniques for Arches, Ankles and Patellar Tendons. Dance Spirit, November 2006
  • Health Focus: Hot & Cold. Dance Spirit, September 2006
  • Dancers Learn to Get By on Aspirin, Coffee and Grit. The New York Times, July 30, 2006
  • Q & A: Expert Advice. Dance Spirit, 10(6), July/August 2006
  • Q & A: Ask the Experts-Hip Dysplasia. Dance Teacher, 28(5), May 2006
  • The Sleep Cure- What to do When ZZZs are but a Dream. Dance Teacher, 28(4), April 2006
  • Q & A: Ask the Experts . Dance Teacher, 28(3), March 2006
  • Health Tips for Tappers: Hip and Lower Back. On Tap, 16(4), February/March 2006
  • Health Tips for Tappers: Ankle Sprains. On Tap, 16(2), September/October 2005
  • Health Tips for Tappers: Hip Hiker. On Tap, 16(1), July/August 2005
  • Health Tips for Tappers: Tapping Turned Out. On Tap, 15(4), February/March 2005
  • Fitness Focus: Lower Back Basics. Dance Teacher, 27(3), March 2005
  • Fitness Focus: On the Ball. Dance Teacher, 27(2), February 2005
  • Fitness Focus: Armed Against Injury. Dance Teacher, 27(1), January 2005
  • Fitness Focus: Shin Savers. Dance Teacher, 26(12), December 2004
  • Health Tips for Tappers: Blister Care. On Tap , 15(3), Winter 2004
  • Fitness Focus: Knee-sy Does It. Dance Teacher, 26(11), November 2004
  • Fitness Focus: A Time to Heal Anterior Hip Injuries. Dance Teacher, 26(10), October 2004
  • Health Tips for Tappers: Rheumatoid Arthritis. On Tap ,15(2), September/October 2004
  • Athletic Pressures Part of Dancing: Wausau Daily Herald: Scope , August 11, 2004
  • Health Tips for Tappers: Morton’s Neuroma. On Tap , 15(1), July/August 2004
  • Health Tips for Tappers: Joint Health. On Tap , 14(4), February/March 2004
  • Fitness Focus: . Dance Teacher, November 2003. October 2003. September 2003. July 2003. April 2003. January 2003
  • Baryshnikov Goes Down. Village Voice, October 2003
  • Factors Associated with Injuries Among Tap Dancers. On Tap , 14 (1), July/August 2003
  • Dancing Great Pays Tribute to His Therapist. Herald Sun, July 10, 2001
  • Grace Under Pressure. Advance for Directors in Rehabilitation, 10 (5), May 2001
  • Treatment Outcomes for Dancers with ACL Injuries. Dance Insider, January 2000
  • Preventative Screening for Dance Injuries. Dance Insider, January 2000
  • Dance Injuries on Broadway. Wall Street Journal, January 2000
  • Extenuating Circumstances. Dance Teacher, December 2000
  • Dance Rx. Early Injury Prevention. Dance Teacher, March 2000
  • We’ve Come A Long Way, Baby. Dance Teacher, July 2000
  • Dance and Aging Conference Summary. Attitude, Summer 2000
  • Dance Medicine at Work in the Dance Community. Dance Insider, September 1999
  • Cats Dancer Regains his Footing. New York Post, October 5, 1999
  • A Royal Pain for Dancing Queens. Advance for Physical Therapists, 9 (9), December 7, 1998
  • Keep Dancing. Dance Magazine, September 1998
  • Making the Leap to Safe Dancing. Washington Times, May 12, 1998
  • Proper Technique and Diet Limit Dance Injuries. Maine Sunday Telegram, April 19, 1998
  • Graceful Landings. Advance for Physical Therapists, 9 (8), February 23, 1998
  • Never Mind the Pain, Get up on your Toes, Boys. The Independent, January 13, 1998
  • Pursuing Perfection, Dancing With Death: Eating Disorders Haunt Ballerinas, The New York Times, July 1997
  • Dancers Have High Incidence of Hip Problems. Academy News, February 16, 1997
  • Dance Medicine Program at HJD. Town & Village, January 16, 1997
  • Pas de Deux. Stride, Winter 1997
  • Once, She Considered Herself Invincible. The New York Times, November 26, 1995
  • Keeping Them on Their Toes. Healthstate, Fall 1995
  • Dance Symposium Addresses Two Topics. Backstage, February 24, 1995
  • Harkness Funds Continue Legacy of Philanthropy. Dance Magazine, January 1995
  • Injury Stops Fenley Show. New York Post, January 26, 1995
  • Dancer Suffers Injury During a Premiere. The Record, January 26, 1995
  • Solo Dancer Molissa Fenley Injured Onstage. Newsday, January 26, 1995
  • Dance! Dance! Dance! The Passion & the Pain. Biomechanics,1 (3), September/October 1994
  • Ben Vereen’s Amazing Comeback. Newsday, April 1994
  • Dance Medicine: An Overview Part II. American College of Sports Medicine Newsletter, Spring 1994
  • Miracle Comeback: Ben Vereen’s Story. Star Magazine, April 1993
  • Putting Ben Vereen Back Together Again. Newsday, April 4, 1993
  • Dance Medicine: An Overview Part I. American College of Sports Medicine Newsletter, Fall 1993
  • Good Medicine for Dancers. Dance Magazine, January 1993
  • The Jets, The Joffrey and Marijeanne. National Athletic Trainers’ Association- Professional Football Athletic Trainers’ Society Newsletter, June 1986.