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Weekly Wellness Walks

Published: September 2nd, 2015

Join us for Weekly Wellness Walks! The walks are held every Monday from September 14th – October 19th! Participate and win free prizes and take advantage of free screenings and discussions […]

PT Welcomes 70 Doctor of Physical Therapy students

PT Welcomes 70 Doctor of Physical Therapy students

Published: August 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: August 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: August 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: August 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: August 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: August 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

Physical Therapy Virtual Fair

Physical Therapy Virtual Fair

Published: August 26th, 2015

The UF DPT Program will be participating in the Physical Therapy Virtual Fair for prospective students on September 21st and 22nd. Admissions representatives will be available to answer questions on […]

K12 Rehabilitation Research Career Development (RRCD) Program annual meeting

K12 Rehabilitation Research Career Development (RRCD) Program annual meeting

Published: August 26th, 2015

The Physical Therapy department hosted the K12 Rehabilitation Research Career Development (RRCD) Program annual meeting at the UF Hilton June 22nd – 23rd. More than 60 RRCD program preceptors, scholars, […]

Congratulations DPT Class of 2015!

Congratulations DPT Class of 2015!

Published: June 8th, 2015

The DPT program graduated 53 students and recognized the following award winners during the Spring Commencement Awards Banquet at UF’s Touchdown Terrace: • Rolf and Anne Kuhns Endowment for Physical […]