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PT Alumni & Friends Reception at CSM

PT Alumni & Friends Reception at CSM

Published: February 3rd, 2016

Calling all department of physical therapy friends and alumni! Please join us at CSM on Thursday, February 18th from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Hilton Anaheim, Santa Monica Ballroom. […]

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: January 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: November 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: November 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: November 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: October 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: October 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: October 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 […]

Dunleavy Travels to Rwanda for Health Volunteers Overseas

Published: October 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. […]

Halloween Hobble 5k Run/1 Mile Walk

RACE FOR REHAB – Saturday, October 24

Published: September 2nd, 2015

The University of Florida Student Physical Therapy Association invites you and your family (including your dogs!) to participate in the annual RACE FOR REHAB to raise funds in support of […]