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News & Notes

7/17/2019
  The Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy (ANPT) is proud to announce that Jeannie Stephenson, PT, Ph.D., NCS, Assistant Professor at the University of South Florida School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences has been elected to the position of Vice Chair of the Degenerative D … [read more]
7/5/2019
Our University of South Florida (USF) Health Physical Therapy Center was recently recognized for receiving the highest Press Ganey patient satisfaction percentage for the USF Health Physical Group in the 1st quarter of 2019. During that quarter the USF Health Physican Group received over 7,000 pati … [read more]
7/1/2019
  Dr. Laura Lee “Dolly” Swisher was a co-author on “Physical Therapist Student Use of Social Media and Perceptions of Professional Behaviors Regarding Social Media Postings” recently featured in the Journal of Physical Therapy Education. The articles explored the possib … [read more]
6/4/2019
  Dr. Jamie Holloway’s article on The Interdependence of Motor and Social Skill Development: Influence on Participation was recently included in the Physical Therapy Journal of the American Physical Therapy Association. This issue was a special one that focused on Infant and Child Devel … [read more]
5/30/2019
The 2019 Special Olympics Florida State Summer Games were held in Orlando at the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex on June 17-20 . We had eighteen of our current Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) students, one of our Orthopaedic Residents, and three faculty members, Dr. Seok Hun Kim, Dr. Angela … [read more]
4/26/2019
Dr. Douglas Haladay, PT, DPT, PhD, CSCS, Associate Professor and Associate School Director received a $95,000+ RO3 grant from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality as the Principle Investigator. The project title is “Feasibility of Goal Attainment Scaling as an Outcome Measure for Patients … [read more]
4/22/2019
On April 5, 2019 the University of South Florida School of Physical Therapy held their annual Commitment to Professionalism Ceremony for the Class of 2019. The ceremony marks the time in which the students are welcomed into the profession by receiving their first White Coat, and they take a special … [read more]
4/18/2019
The University of South Florida (USF) Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) students and Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Scholars, Nicole Harder and Sandrine Urias, organized a Walk MS Tampa Team comprised of faculty and students from the USF School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences (SPT&RS). … [read more]

 


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