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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 […]

4th Annual Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy Charity Golf Tournament a Success

Published: Apr 17th, 2015

61 golfers and numerous volunteers and supporters raised over $5,000 at the 4th Annual Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy (PPMD) Charity Golf Tournament, hosted by the UF SPTA. A giant thank […]

SPTA Dance Marathon Participants Raise $3,000+ for the Children’s Miracle Network at UF Shands

Published: Apr 17th, 2015

UF Student Physical Therapy Association (SPTA) representatives Vivian Albert, Cortney Halstead, Kelly Crews, Meghan Dooley and Ashely Gibbens raised $3,255.74 in contributions for the Children’s Miracle Network at UF Shands […]

Dr. Gordon S. Mitchell Joins PT Dept. through UF’s Preeminence Campaign

Dr. Gordon S. Mitchell Joins PT Dept. through UF’s Preeminence Campaign

Published: Dec 17th, 2014

After 17 years as Chair of the Department of Comparative Biosciences at the University of Wisconsin, Dr. Gordon S. Mitchell has joined the Department of Physical Therapy as a Professor […]

Ross Awarded Foundation for Physical Therapy Research Grant

Published: Dec 17th, 2014

Heather Ross, PT, MPT, PhD, Department of Physical Therapy research assistant professor, was recently awarded a research grant from The Foundation for Physical Therapy. The one year grant will fund […]

BRRC Renewal Celebration featured in The Gainesville Sun

Published: Oct 15th, 2014

Post-doctoral Associate Eric Walker spoke to The Gainesville Sun during their recent front page feature on the BRRC (Brain Rehabilitation Research Center) Renewal Celebration.  Walker is mentored by UF PT […]