James Babana, SPT is a second year DPT student at Northwestern University. James has been a practicing licensed massage therapist since April of 2008 and is certified with the NCBTMB and licensed in Illinois. James undergraduate education was at the University of Illinois at Chicago to complete a bachelor’s of science in kinesiology focusing on exercise science and health promotion. James hobbies are video gaming, exercising, meditating, and making homemade donuts. His goals are to open up an assisted living/SNF for people in the Assyrian community that will allow them to better socialize and stay close to people of similar backgrounds.