Ericka Clinton is the Dean for Massage Therapy at Swedish Institute College of Health Sciences. She has been a NYS Licensed Massage Therapist since 1998, holds a B.S. in Kinesthetic Neuroscience and has been a faculty member at Swedish Institute since 2000. Throughout her massage career she has maintained a private practice focused in clinical/therapeutic massage while working in various medical settings such as NY Columbia Presbyterian Hospital and Memorial Sloan Kettering Comprehensive Cancer Center. Her current practice focuses mostly with oncology patients. While maintaining her role as dean Ericka also teaches continuing education courses on myofascial approaches, clinical reasoning, oncology and clinical/therapeutic massage in the US, the Caribbean and Mexico.