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Kim Dunleavy, PHD, PT, OCS

Dr. Kim Dunleavy Joins PT Dept.

Published: Jul 18th, 2014

The Physical Therapy department welcomes newly hired Clinical Associate Professor Kim Dunleavy PhD, PT, OCS. Dr. Dunleavy served as an Associate Clinical Professor and Physical Therapy Program Director at Wayne […]

Judge awarded promotion and tenure

Judge awarded promotion and tenure

Published: Jun 19th, 2014

Dr. Andy Judge has been promoted to Associate Professor and awarded tenure. Announcing this year’s college promotions, College of Public Health and Health Professions Dean Michael G. Perri notes: “The […]

George Recognized for Low Back Pain Research Expertise

George Recognized for Low Back Pain Research Expertise

Published: May 30th, 2014

Steven George PT, PhD was identified as the #10 ranked world expert for contributions to the understanding and treatment of back pain by Expertscape in a May 22nd press release […]

CAPTE

Doctor of Physical Therapy program achieves re-accreditation

Published: May 30th, 2014

The physical therapy department is pleased to announce the re-accreditation of the DPT program by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE). The program achieved the best possible […]

Alappattu selected as PHHP Dean’s Scholar

Alappattu selected as PHHP Dean’s Scholar

Published: May 21st, 2014

Physical Therapy Department Rehabilitation Science graduate Dr. Meryl Alappattu has been selected as the PHHP 2014 Dean’s Scholar by the College of Public Health and Health Professions. This prestigious PHHP […]

Fuller a 2014 Neuroimaging Pilot Grant Awardee

Fuller a 2014 Neuroimaging Pilot Grant Awardee

Published: May 2nd, 2014

The McKnight Brain Institute has named the 2014 Neuroimaging Pilot Grant awardees. Fuller’s project is one of five selected to receive the award of $25,000 for one year. The MBI […]

PHHP Research Day Awardees

PHHP Research Day Awardees

Published: Apr 23rd, 2014

Graduate and post-doctoral students from the Department of Physical Therapy presented posters on a wide range of research topics at the 27th annual PHHP Research Day on April 9, 2014. […]

Senesac Awarded APTA Outstanding Pediatric Clinician Award

Senesac Awarded APTA Outstanding Pediatric Clinician Award

Published: Apr 23rd, 2014

Clinical Associate Professor Claudia Senesac, PT, PhD, PCS,  was awarded the APTA Outstanding Pediatric Clinician Award at a ceremony at The American Physical Therapy Association’s annual Combined Sections Meeting (CSM.)  […]

NMPT 2014 Symposium

NMPT 2014 Symposium

Published: Apr 23rd, 2014

The 9th Annual Neuromuscular Plasticity Symposium was held on March 14th. More than 150 attendees were on hand for the morning plenary lectures held at the McKnight Brain Institute. 45 […]

Judge Research Highlighted in International Innovation

Judge Research Highlighted in International Innovation

Published: Dec 12th, 2013

 Andrew Judge, PhD, was highlighted in a recent International Innovation article. The piece explores his skeletal muscle atrophy research.  Judge discusses his research team’s investigation of molecular signaling pathways which lead […]