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2/19/2019
Last week over 300 University of South Florida (USF) students representing USF Tampa, USF St. Pete, USF Sarasota-Manatee, and USF Health traveled to Tallahassee for the annual USF Day at the Capital. Among those students were four of our second year DPT students Devina Gilmore, Justin Reynolds, Ali … [read more]
2/7/2019
(Dr. Swisher, School Director pictured with construction foreman, Chris and superintendent, Cliff) The University of South Florida (USF) School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences (SPT&RS) recently started a new construction project to create the largest classroom within their facil … [read more]
1/29/2019
A recent University of South Florida (USF) School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences (SPT&RS) Alumni was accepted to the Kaiser Permanente Spine Fellowship. Julian La, PT, DPT a 2017 graduate of the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at USF accepted the fellowship. Dr. La  recently … [read more]
12/11/2018
Dr. Jamie Holloway, PT, DPT, PhD was recently selected by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) to serve a two year term as a member of the Specialization Academy of Content Experts as an item writer, for the Pediatric Specialty Council starting in January 2019. Dr. Holloway wi … [read more]
11/26/2018
  Dr. Laura Lee “Dolly” Swisher, School Director and Associate Dean, Morsani College of Medicine was recently interviewed by The Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation to discuss her thoughts on professionalism as part of a series on “Profiles in Professionalism.”  Dr. … [read more]
11/15/2018
The University of South Florida (USF) School of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences (SPT&RS) celebrated its 20th Anniversary and hosted their first Alumni Weekend. The two-day event was held on October 26-27 at the School on the USF Health Campus in North Tampa. The weekend was full of … [read more]
11/13/2018
The 2018 Special Olympics Florida State Fall Classic Games were held in Orlando at the ESPN Wide World of Sports complex this past weekend. We had nine of our current Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) students attend with two faculty members, Dr. Seok Hun Kim and Dr. Dana Webb. The students and f … [read more]
10/4/2018
  Dr. Jamie Holloway was recently awarded the Linda Crane Research Grant by the Florida Physical Therapy Association at their annual conference in Orlando. The Linda Crane Research Grant has been given out each year in honor of Dr. Linda Crane who was a dedicated member of the profession of ph … [read more]

 


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