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8/26/2016
Faculty, staff, and students unite from all four colleges of USF Health to celebrate the grand opening of phase 2 of the Student Services Center, known as the WELL. The WELL’s opening debut occurred during the spring of 2014 and was built with the foundation to include shared student success, inter … [read more]
8/17/2016
To all Tampa Bay Physical Therapist, Please join us at the August Orthopaedic Residency Journal Club on Wednesday, August 31st from 5:15 – 6:45 pm.  This month’s topic is the Hip region.  We will be discussing the following articles: Lequense M et al:  Gluteal Tendinopathy in Refractory Greater Tro … [read more]
8/9/2016
The Class of 2016 graduated with the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree at the USF commencement that took place on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at the Sun Dome on the Tampa campus.  Congratulations to our graduates! [read more]
8/1/2016
Dr. William Quillen, Senior Associate Dean, Morsani College of Medicine and Director, USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences has been appointed by VA Secretary Robert A. McDonald to the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Advisory Committee on Prosthetics and Special Di … [read more]
7/27/2016
SPTRS faculty member and Coordinator of Clinical Education, Dr. Gina Maria Musolino, was invited to join the 2016-2017 Class of the University of South Florida System’s Professional Development in Higher Education Leadership program.  Her selection was based upon consideration of her academic crede … [read more]
7/7/2016
SPTRS Pharmacology Professor, Dr. Lynn Wecker, was appointed an Executive Editor of Pharmacology & Therapeutics (P&T).  This journal, which is published by Elsevier, is highly respected in the field with an impact factor of 11. Dr. Wecker will be 1 of 5 executive editors with the others fro … [read more]
7/7/2016
Dr. William Quillen, Senior Associate Dean, Morsani College of Medicine and Director, USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences has been appointed as an Education Section representative to the American Physical Therapy Association’s Joint Educational Partnership Steering C … [read more]
6/27/2016
The National Academies of Practice (NAP) announced the election of Dr. Dolly (Laura Lee) Swisher, PT, M.Div., Ph.D., of Tampa, FL as a Distinguished Practitioner & Fellow.  Dr. Swisher was inducted at a gala membership banquet on April 9, 2016 in Baltimore, MD. Founded in 1981, NAP is an interd … [read more]

 


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