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Perfect Pass Rate on National Physical Therapy Exam

Published: Mar 21st, 2016

The DPT Class of 2015 has achieved a 100% overall pass rate on the National Physical Therapy Exam. Well done, graduates!

Dr. George recipient of two APTA awards

Dr. George recipient of two APTA awards

Published: Mar 21st, 2016

Associate Professor and DPT Program Director, Steven George, PT, PhD, will be honored with the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) John H. P. Maley Lecture Award. The Maley Lecture Award […]

Check Us Out On Facebook!

Published: Mar 9th, 2016

The Department of Physical Therapy has a Facebook page! The Facebook page will be used to share exciting news about the Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science programs, current department research […]

UF DPT Student Elected as Chair of FPTA Student Special Interest Group

UF DPT Student Elected as Chair of FPTA Student Special Interest Group

Published: Jan 25th, 2016

First year DPT student Josh Elam has been elected Chair of the Florida Physical Therapy Association (FPTA) Student Special Interest Group (SSIG). Elam was elected at the January 23rd FPTA […]

Mitchell Awarded $37,000 Craig H. Nielsen Foundation Grant To Convene Workshop

Published: Nov 17th, 2015

Gordon Mitchell received $37,000 in funding from the Craig H. Neilsen Foundation to convene a workshop entitled: “Therapeutic intermittent hypoxia and functional recovery of respiratory and non-respiratory motor function with chronic, incomplete […]

UF DPT Graduate on CBS News

UF DPT Graduate on CBS News

Published: Nov 17th, 2015

Melissa Daly, a 2009 UF DPT graduate, recently appeared on a CBS news feature in Tallahassee spotlighting the trials and triumphs of a young lady undergoing extensive rehabilitation after a life threatening ATV […]

DPT Students Conduct Assessments for UF ROTC

DPT Students Conduct Assessments for UF ROTC

Published: Nov 17th, 2015

Approximately 30 second-year DPT students successfully performed a functional movement screening and a running analysis on a total of 65 members of UF’s Army and NAVY ROTC programs. This event  assessed […]

Dr. Mark Bishop

Bishop Receives FPTA Honor

Published: Oct 7th, 2015

Mark Bishop, PT, PhD, Associate Professor, has been named as the 2015 Florida Physical Therapy Association (FPTA) Excellence in Academic Teaching awardee.  The award is given in recognition of: Exceptional […]

Krista Vandenborne

Vandenborne Receives $7.15 Million Grant for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Study

Published: Oct 7th, 2015

A new five-year, $7.15 million grant from the National Institutes of Health will support the University of Florida’s continued study of MRI to track Duchenne muscular dystrophy disease progression. Read […]

Class of 2013 Alumni News

Published: Oct 7th, 2015

The UF DPT program would like to congratulate the four alumni from the Class of 2013 who have received a specialist certification. Courtney Bohne has achieved recognition from the American […]