School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences

School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences

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An important part of the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)  is the clinical education component, which gives students hands-on, real-world experience under a licensed physical therapist. Our program has always thrived due to our strong community partnerships and our clinical affiliations throughout T … [read more]
Douglas Haladay, PT, DPT, PhD, MHS, OCS, CSCS, School Director, Associate Professor, & Associate Dean, Morsani College of Medicine recently presented a paper with colleagues from across the country and the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA)  at the American Educational Research Associ … [read more]
Seok Hun Kim, PT, Ph.D., Associate Professor (left), and David Russ, PT, Ph.D. (Right), Associate Professor & Assistant School Director of Research each recently co-published a new research article. Learn about each article below. Rasouli, F., Kim, S.H. & Reed, K.B. Superposition principl … [read more]
Joshua Cox, a current third-year DPT student recently accepted the geriatric residency with James A. Haley Veterans Affairs Hospital in Tampa, Florida. He will start this residency program upon completing his DPT degree later this summer. Josh became interested in pursuing a Geriatrics Residency at … [read more]
  The research committee of the Orthopedic Residency and Fellowship Special Interest recently awarded our recent resident graduate second place for her research posters at the American Physical Therapist Association (APTA) Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) 2021. Mackenzie Garreth, PT, DPT submit … [read more]
Recently Rebecca Lopez, PhD, ATC, CSCS, Associate Professor Athletic Training was spotlighted by the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) as part of their Women’s History Month piece Seeing Someone Like You. “The March NATA News features an article about women in leaders … [read more]
The start of the new year has already been a busy one for our athletic training faculty and students. The faculty have completed several publications and invited presentations,  and our athletic training students have completed presentations as well.  Below are these publications and presentations. … [read more]
Shayne Tarrance, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PMD, Assistant Professor was recently appointed to the clinical practice guidelines (CPG) steering committee of the Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy (APHPT). There are only five individuals appointed to this committee for three-year terms to develop guide … [read more]

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