LTC Tola Akomolafe, PT, DPT, MBA

Speaker's Profile:

Army Medical Specialty Corp Officer, 31 years in the Profession and 18 Years in the Army. Doctorate Education/Training (Mass General Hospital, Boston). Has an MBA, Civilian Certification in multiple areas.  Several Military awards and decorations. Multiple assignments in the Military with recent deployment to the Middle East. Stayed a total of 8 years in the Middle East. Enjoys reading, hiking, traveling, wellness and sports.


  • Exercise prescription for optimal gains
  • Complex musculoskeletal conditions


  • Army Commendation Medal 
  • Army Good Conduct Medal
  • National Defense Service Medal 
  • Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal
  • Global War on Terrorism Service Medal
  • Armed Forces Service Medal 
  • Armed Forces Reserve Medal 
  • Army Service Ribbon
  • Meritorious Unit Commendation
  • Army Superior Unit Award


  • American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)
  • GA Physical Therapy Association Member
  • APTA Orthopedic Section Member
  • Research Section Member
  • Education Section Member
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association member
  • Association of Military Surgeons of the United States


*The opinions or assertions contained herein are the private views of the authors and are not to be construed as official or reflecting the views of the US Army or US Department of Defence.