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Teran-Yengle to Present at American Society of Biomechanics
Thu, 28 May 2015 18:04:58 +0000 Dr. Patricia Teran-Yengle, Assistant Professor at SPTRS, has been notified that her paper, “Anterior Laxity in Healthy Young Women with Knee Hyperextension” is accepted for presentation at this year’s meeting of the American Society of Biomechanics (ASB). The Society’s mission is focused on the exchange of information and ideas among biomechanists working in different disciplines and […]
O’Dane Brady Admitted as 2nd Student in SPTRS Ph.D. Program
Thu, 28 May 2015 18:02:30 +0000 O’Dane Brady, DC, is the second student to be admitted to the new Ph.D. Program in Rehabilitation Sciences at the USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences. This is announced by Dr. Sandy Quillen, Associate Dean of the Morsani College of Medicine, Professor, and SPTRS Director; and Dr. John Mayer, Professor, and SPTRS Research […]
Evans Joins SPTRS Staff
Fri, 08 May 2015 14:10:55 +0000 SPTRS welcomed Michelle Evans as the newest staff member on May 4, 2015. Ms. Evans has most recently worked in the MCOM Office of Strategic Planning & Institutional Effectiveness as an Academic and Accreditation Services Administrator and played a significant role in managing the recent successful accreditation process. As Academic Services Administrator at SPTRS, Ms. Evans’ […]
SPTRS Faculty Hold APTA Leadership Positions
Wed, 29 Apr 2015 15:04:13 +0000 Three SPTRS faculty members continue their terms of service to the national American Physical Therapy Association in 2015. Dr. Gina Maria Musolino, PT, MSEd, EdD, Chief Delegate – Florida, in her second term, along with Dr. Becca Edgeworth, PT, DPT, OCS, Assistant Chief Delegate and Dr. Steve Ambler, PT, DPT, OCS serve as Florida Chapter Delegates […]
Dr. Brady Joins SPTRS FEMA Grant Team
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 20:48:04 +0000 O’Dane Brady, DC, joined the USF School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, Morsani College of Medicine in March 2015 as a Clinical Research Administrator for the FEMA grant titled “Worksite Exercise Interventions for Low Back Injury Prevention in Firefighters” (John Mayer – PI). Dr. Brady earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology, a Master […]
Johnson Admitted as First Student in SPTRS Ph.D. Program
Mon, 20 Apr 2015 18:07:33 +0000 Ashley N. Johnson is the first student to be admitted to the new Ph.D. Program in Rehabilitation Sciences at the USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, as announced by Dr. Sandy Quillen, Associate Dean of the Morsani College of Medicine, Professor, and SPTRS Director; and Dr. John Mayer, Professor, and SPTRS Research Coordinator […]
SPTRS Faculty Awarded New Researcher Grants
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 20:17:22 +0000 SPTRS faculty Dr. Patricia Teran-Yengle and Dr. Dustin Hardwick are among this year’s recipients of New Researcher Grants. USF’s Office of Research & Innovation announced that their individual grant submissions have been selected for funding in the range of $9000 to $10,000 each. The NRGs are intended for new, early career USF faculty who may not […]
Dr. Tajiri’s Research is Widely Published
Tue, 07 Apr 2015 12:13:33 +0000 Research Scientist Dr. Naoki Tajiri, Assistant Professor in the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences and the Department of Neurosurgery & Brain Repair, has co-authored several manuscripts recently accepted for publication. “No pain, no gain: Lack of exercise obstructs neurogenesis” will appear in Cell Transplantation, an Open Access journal. Co-authors include Nate Watson, Dr Xunming […]
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