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Dunleavy Travels to Rwanda for Health Volunteers Overseas

Published: Oct 7th, 2015

Kim Dunleavy PT, PhD, OCS recently traveled to Rwanda for the final component of the Advancement of Rwandan Rehabilitation Services grant funded by the United States Agency of International Development. […]

PT Welcomes 70 Doctor of Physical Therapy students

PT Welcomes 70 Doctor of Physical Therapy students

Published: Aug 26th, 2015

  The Department of Physical Therapy welcomed 70 Doctor of Physical Therapy students at the new student orientation event on August 20th. These students were selected from an applicant pool […]

George Receives Prestigious APTA Award

George Receives Prestigious APTA Award

Published: Aug 26th, 2015

Steven Z. George, Ph.D., P.T., Associate Professor, Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program and Director of the Brooks-PHHP Research Collaboration, has received the American Physical Therapy Association’s 2016 […]

Dr. Dorian Rose receives American Heart Association grant

Dr. Dorian Rose receives American Heart Association grant

Published: Aug 26th, 2015

The American Heart Association has awarded a $154,000 grant entitled “A Novel Strategy to Improve Gait and Increase Fall-Related Efficacy Post-Stroke” to Principal Investigator Dr. Dorian Rose and Co-Investigators Drs. […]

Patten Awarded SPiRE grant from VA

Published: Aug 26th, 2015

Physical Therapy department Associate Professor Carolynn Patten, PhD, PT has been awarded a SPiRE (Small Projects in Rehabilitation Effectiveness) grant from VA Rehabilitation R&D, “Neural Mechanisms Mediating Interlimb Transfer Following […]

DPT Students Selected for Exchange Program

DPT Students Selected for Exchange Program

Published: Aug 26th, 2015

Second year Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) students Dallis Rossi and Ryan Specie were two of 29 individuals from eight different countries selected to participate in the Hong Kong Polytechnic […]

Journal of Neuroscience features article co-authored by Dr. Gordon Mitchell

Journal of Neuroscience features article co-authored by Dr. Gordon Mitchell

Published: Aug 26th, 2015

  Read the article here: http://www.jneurosci.org/content/35/17/6871 and read additional information about the Journal of Neuroscience cover photo here:  http://www.jneurosci.org/content/35/17.cover-expansion

Dr. Carolynn Patten

Patten Named a University of Florida Research Foundation Professor; Receives FPTA Linda Crane Research Award

Published: Apr 17th, 2015

Dr. Carolynn Patten, Associate Professor of Physical Therapy, is one of 34 UF faculty members to be named a University of Florida Research Foundation Professors for 2015-2018. Read more about […]

George Leads Study Identifying which Patients are at Risk for Continued Pain after Orthopedic Surgery

George Leads Study Identifying which Patients are at Risk for Continued Pain after Orthopedic Surgery

Published: Apr 17th, 2015

The findings of a study led by  Steven George, PhD, PT, associate professor and director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy program and Brooks Rehabilitation research collaboration at the UF […]

Barnard, DuBose & Arora Win PHHP Research Day Awards

Published: Apr 17th, 2015

Congratulations to the following PT department Rehabilitation Science students who received awards at the 2015 PHHP Research Day: Alison Barnard and Dominique DuBose (The Highest Ranking Abstract Award; $800 travel […]