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New DPT Students Welcomed at Orientation

New DPT Students Welcomed at Orientation

Published: August 20th, 2014

Welcome new students!  New Student Orientation begins at 7:45 a.m. August 21st at HSC C1-09, Communicore Building.  Please direct any inquiries to Amy Ladendorf at aladendorf@phhp.ufl.edu

Kim Dunleavy, PHD, PT, OCS

Dr. Kim Dunleavy Joins PT Dept.

Published: July 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: June 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 […]

Summer Health Fest

Published: June 3rd, 2014

Free blood pressure and glucose screenings, fitness tests, health information, prizes and snacks and activities for kids is being presented by the Department of Physical Therapy and HealthStreet.  Join us […]

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 […]

Congratulations DPT Class of 2014!

Congratulations DPT Class of 2014!

Published: May 21st, 2014

  55 students graduated this spring from the Doctorate of Physical Therapy Program. Congratulations to all our graduates and best wishes in your future endeavors! Also recognized during the April […]

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: April 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. […]