School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences

School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences

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Our recent residency graduate, Tyler Winslow, PT, DPT  passed his ABPTS board certification exam in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy this week. This continues our 100 percent exam pass rate and 100 percent completion/graduation rate for our USF Health Orthopaedic Residency Program. Tyler is our eighth … [read more]
Several of our school faculty have recently published new research and publications. Please see below for details and access to the publications. Assessing gait, balance, and muscle strength among breast cancer survivors with chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy (CIPN): study protocol for … [read more]
The University of South Florida (USF) Health and the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences were pleased to host a program for people with Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and their caregivers on Saturday, May 7, 2022 with Can Do Multiple Sclerosis, a national nonprofit organization that d … [read more]
On Saturday, May 7, 2022, the Athletic Training Programs hosted their 2022 Graduation Banquet. The banquet is an annual tradition to celebrate the graduating students from both the professional athletic training program and the post-professional advanced athletic training program. It is also a time … [read more]
    Upon completion of the Doctor of Physical Therapy degree, physical therapists have an option to become a Board-Certified Specialist via the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and governed by the  American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. They current offer and recognize … [read more]
Rebecca Edgeworth Ditwiler, PT, DPT – Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy – Associate Professor will be presenting at the 2022 International Leadership Association, Healthcare Leadership Conference on May 2-3, 2022. The conference is being held virtually and will pro … [read more]
The Professional Athletic Training program was recently awarded a grant from the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Ethnic Diversity Advisory Committee (EDAC). The grant is for over $4,500 and will be used to recruit diverse students to both the University of South Florida (USF) Athleti … [read more]
Dr. Jeannie Stephenson and a group of first and second year DPT students participated in the National Multiple Sclerosis sponsored “Walk MS 2022” event on Saturday 4-09-22 at Al Lopez Park. They joined the  Department of Neurology “UnstoppaBULLS” team and walked with Dr. Derrick Robertson, Lise Cas … [read more]

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