Loma Linda University

Enrollment Information
Call us at: 909-558-1000

Faculty Directory
  
Jeannine Mendes, MPT
Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy
School of Allied Health Professions
Service    Community Service
  • Re-elected to serve as Secretary/board member of the Avignon Home Owners Association for next two years.  ( 3/2014 - 3/2016 )
  • Bridges to Health in partnership with Pacific Union Conference ASI and cities of San Francisco and Oakland, to provide three days of free medical/dental/eye care/rehabiliation/health education services to homeless, underinsured and uninsured populations.  Provided phyiscal therapy services. ( 4/2014 )
  • Re-elected to serve as secretary/board member of the Avignon Home Owners Association ( 3/2012 - 3/2014 )
  • Served as marshall for commencement services ( 6/2012 )
  • SAHP Operation: SERVICE at SACHS Norton Clinic; painting, clearning, yard work, refurbishing offices ( 4/2012 )
  • Re-elected to serve as Secretary, and board member of the Avignon Home Owners'''''''' Association, Redlands, CA ( 3/2010 - 3/2012 )
  • Jury Duty in Superior Court of Caifornia, ounty of San Bernardino; served on a trial for 4 days. ( 1/2012 )
  • Served as marshall for baccalaureate and commencement events for LLU/SAHP graduations June 2011. ( 6/2011 )
  • Served as marshall for baccalaureate and commenncement events for LLU/SAHP graduations June 2010. ( 6/2010 )
  • Re-elected to serve as Secretary, and board member of the Avignon Home Owners'''''''''''''''' Association, Redlands, CA ( 3/2008 - 3/2010 )
  • Served as marshall for baccalaureate and commenncement events for LLU/SAHP graduations June 2009. ( 6/2009 )
  • Service as a marshal - Served as a marshal at SAHP Baccalaureate and Commencement services ( 6/2007 - 6/2009 )
  • Served as consultant to a new PTA program director at College of theSequioas, Jonna Schengel. who visited LLU campus prior to starting new program at COS. ( 3/2009 )
  • Jury duty for the Superior Court of California, County of San Bernardino, CA, Jan 28, 2009 ( 1/2009 )
  • Served as Secretary and Board Member of the Avignon Home Owners'' Association, Redlands, CA. ( 1/2007 - 12/2007 )
  • Member, Yucaipa SDA Church - Assistant Adult Sabbath School Superintendent. Serving as chorister, soloist and choir member. Co-ordinator of the chorister shcedule. Team leader for the monthly Fellowship Luncheon. Co-leader of weekly small group Bible study on book of Acts. Serving as a deaconess. ( 7/2006 - 6/2007 )
  • Church Nominating Committee Member - Served as Secretary for the Yucaipa SDA Church Nominating Committee. ( 5/2006 - 6/2006 )
  • Fellowhip Dinner Committee - Served as a leader of the monthly fellowship dinner committee at yucaipa SDA Church. ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • Evangelism/Outreach Projects - Served on working committee for evangelism and outreach at the Yucaipa SDA Church. ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • Worship Team - Served as coordinator/scheduler for wekly chorister schedule at the Yucaipa SDA Church; also served as chorister and voval soloist on regular basis. ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  • Adult Sabbath School Committee - Served periodically as Adult Sabbath School Superintendant at Yucaipa SDA Church. ( 7/2005 - 6/2006 )
  Church Activities
  • Member of the Nominating Committee, Mentone SDA Church ( 9/2014 - 12/2014 )
  • Head of Music Committe/Church board member, coordinator of music for church services ( 2/2011 - 12/2014 )
  • Co-host of weekly Friday night small group Bible study at home ( 9/2013 - 10/2014 )
  • Hosted two full-time Bible workers in our home for Full Circle Evangelism program at Mentone SDA Church, provided room and board. ( 10/2013 - 5/2014 )
  • Two-week mission trip to Valle de Angeles, Honduras in partnership with Mentone SDA Church and The Quiet Hour Ministries.  Assisted with 3 full Health Expos in various cities; assisted in medical clinics in 5 rural locations; assisted with evangelism meetings in evenings and on Sabbath as presenter of health talks and vocalist and media technician. ( 8/2013 )
  • Hosted one full-time Bible worker in our home for Full Circle Evangelism program at Mentone SDA Church, provided room and board. ( 9/2012 - 5/2013 )
  • Served as member of Mentone Team-School Board, ( 9/2010 - 9/2012 )
  • Mentone SDA Team School, Board Member ( 8/2010 - 8/2011 )
  • Supervised/coordinated registration for 5 wk series of evangelism meetings at Mentone SDA Church, 5 nights per wk. ( 4/2011 - 5/2011 )
  • Supevised Registration/greeting for Vegan Cooking School held by Mentone SDA Church at Senior Center in Mentone, CA. One night per wk, 6 wks.  ( 2/2011 - 3/2011 )
  • Served as member of the Nominating Committee for Mentone SDA Church. ( 9/2010 - 10/2010 )
  • Served as delegate to the Southeastern California Conference''s Fourth Quadrennial Session, on Oct 26, 2008, in Riverside, CA. ( 10/2008 )
  • Lecture with PowerPoint presentaion, Written in the Heart, at Yucaipa SDA Church, Yucaipa, CA ( 4/2006 )
  Society Memberships (professional)
  • American Physical Therapy Association ( 1/1994 - 12/2014 )
    Regular Member
  • Inland Counties District-APTA ( 1/1994 - 12/2014 )
    Regular Member
  • California Chapter-APTA ( 1/1994 - 12/2014 )
    Regular Member
  • Celebrated 30 years of service at LLUAHSC at Faculty & Employee Recognition Banquet, June 2, 2011. ( 6/2011 )
  Committee Membership (LLU)
  • Spiritual Life & Wholeness Committee - Serve as continuing member of the committee and co-coordinator of the Luch Power events,includes serving as host for weekly Lunch Power event for SAHP Students in Nichol Hall;assisted with "Chat''n''Chew" for faculty and staff; other activities to promote spiritual Life & wholeness in the School ( 7/1996 - 6/2015 )
  • Interdisciplinary Team Workshop Committee, member; assisted with annual events. ( 8/2013 - 10/2014 )
  • PTA Program Faculty Meetings - Conduct and facilitate weekly PTA Program faculty meetings as program director. ( 7/2006 - 10/2014 )
  • SAHP Program Directors' Committee; attend monthly meetings ( 7/2005 - 10/2014 )
  • PT Department Clinical Coordinators Committee - Serve on commiittee whose membership includes program directors of the DPT/MPT and PTA programs. ( 1/1994 - 10/2014 )
  • PT Department Faculty - Attend weekly Physical Therapy Departmental faculty meeetings as faculty member. ( 1/1994 - 10/2014 )
  • SAHP Marketing Advisory Committee, member. ( 7/2009 - 6/2010 )
  • Program Directors Committee - Monthly program directors'' meetings conducted by the Dean, SAHP. ( 7/2005 - 8/2009 )
  • Served on planning committee for Retirement/50 years Service Dinner for Jan Fisher, Department of Physical Therapy, LLU. ( 10/2008 - 12/2008 )
  • University Educational Effectiveness Committee/Research Themes Subcommittee - Serving as member of a subcommittee preparing self-study for WASC accrediation process. ( 2/2007 - 12/2007 )
  • University Marshalls - Accepted invitation to serve as a marshall at graduation services for the June 2006 commencement services. ( 6/2006 )
  Accreditation Support -- LLU
  • Preparation of annual accreditiation report for the PTA program at LLU, for the Commission for Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education ( 10/2014 - 11/2014 )
  • Preparation of annual accreditiation report for the PTA program at LLU, for the Commission for Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education ( 10/2013 - 11/2013 )
  • Preparation of annual accreditiation report for the PTA program at LLU, for the Commission for Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education ( 10/2012 - 11/2012 )
  • Wrote response to the accreditation site visit report prior to its submission to CAPTE. ( 6/2011 )
  • Completed Self-Study Report on the Physical Therapy Program at LLU for the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education, and submitted prior to deadline. ( 3/2010 - 3/2011 )
  • Preparation of annual accreditiation report for the PTA program at LLU, for the Commission for Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education ( 10/2010 - 11/2010 )
  • Attended two LiveText instrucional sessions for program directors to learn how to track/report assessment methods for university and program student learning outcomes for WASC accreditation process. Also attended SAHP program directors meetings on use of LiveText. Instructed program faculty on use of rubrics and use of Livetext software; utilized Livetext to report outcome measures for Critical Thinking. ( 7/2009 - 6/2010 )
  • Preparation of annual accreditiation report for the PTA program at LLU, for the Commission for Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education ( 10/2009 - 11/2009 )
  • Preparation of annual accreditiation report for the PTA program at LLU, for the Commission for Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education ( 7/2008 - 9/2008 )
  • Preparation of annual accreditation report for the PTA program at LLU, for the Commission for Accreditation of Physical Therapy Education ( 7/2007 - 9/2007 )
  • WASC Annual Meeting and workshops: “WASC 101: The Accreditation Process” and “Creative Inquiry for the Knowledge Age,” San Jose, CA. Attended as member of the team from LLU.  ( 4/2007 )
  • Preparation of annual accreditiation report for the PTA program at LLU, for the Commission for Accreditaiton of Physical Therapy Education ( 7/2006 - 9/2006 )
  Accreditation Visits
  • Site visit by Commision on Accreditation for Physical Therapy Education, for the Physical Therapist Assistant Program, SAHP, four days. Included interviews with over 40 invitees (current students, graduates, employers of graduates, clinical education faculty, program advisory board) who met with the visiting team. ( 5/2011 )
  Presentations -- Lay Audience
  • Presented PTA program information at local college advisors workshop at LLU/SAHP. ( 9/2011 )
  • Presented PTA program information at workshop for SDA Institutional Pre-Professional Advisors at LLU/SAHP. ( 1/2011 )