Anne Ahlman, MPT, received a bachelor of science degree in 1983 from the University of California, Davis, and a master’s degree in physical therapy from the University of California, San Francisco, in 1992. She is a licensed physical therapist and certified personal trainer who served as director of rehabilitation and lead physical therapist at Idylwood Convalescent Hospital in Sunnyvale, California, before working for 12 years at Cupertino Physical Therapy. As a clinical instructor, she has taught and trained first-year physical therapy students. Ms. Ahlman is an AHA-registered therapist in classic hippotherapy; she has given numerous presentations on that topic and in the areas of orthopedics, sports medicine, and vestibular dysfunction. She is a past member of the California chapter of the APTA and published her master’s thesis in 1992 on “Effectiveness of Vestibular Exercise Therapy” under her maiden name of Westgate with a grant from the California Chapter of the APTA. Ms. Ahlman has been a medical writer and editor for more than a decade. She has written numerous articles, served as physical therapy editor for the journal Today in PT, and is published in the Journal of Applied Physiology.