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2019 APTA Combined Sections Meeting Presentations

2019 APTA Combined Sections Meeting Presentations

Published: Jan 8th, 2019

This year the Gator Nation is strong in Washington, DC for CSM! The faculty, students and alumni of UF PT’s Doctor of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science PhD program will […]

CSM Alumni and Friends Reception

CSM Alumni and Friends Reception

Published: Jan 7th, 2019

DPT Newsletter Cover Photo

The Gator PT Newsletter

Published: Nov 16th, 2018

This fall we created The Gator PT, a biannual newsletter to keep you up-to-date on the latest news in the Department of Physical Therapy. The stories featured in this edition vary […]

Casey Francis, 1st year DPT student, running out of the ocean while competing in her first Surf Lifesaving tournament

DPT Student Selected to Compete in Lifesaving World Championships

Published: Nov 8th, 2018

The fall semester brought exciting news for first-year DPT student, Casey Francis, as she was selected to compete with the USA team in the 2018 Lifesaving World Championships in Adelaide, […]

Kyle Walker, Maria Hierholzer and Hannah Belles attending the APTA National Student Conclave

UF DPT Students Attend APTA National Student Conclave

Published: Oct 24th, 2018

In mid-October, three of our DPT students attended the APTA National Student Conclave in Providence, Rhode Island. There, Kyle Walker, Maria Hierholzer, and Hannah Belles (pictured above) were able to […]

Erin Waterman (second from right) was the keynote speaker at the Disability Advocacy Assembly

Disability as Diversity

Published: Sep 13th, 2018

How Erin Waterman advocates for those with disabilities

Dr. Mark Bishop

Bishop receives FPTA and APTA legislative awards

Published: Sep 6th, 2018

Dr. Mark Bishop received two awards on behalf of the Florida Physical Therapy Association and American Physical Therapy Association for his legislative work fighting against the growing opioid crisis. On Sept. […]

Drs Connolly and Parrish, PHHP Outstanding Alumni

Connolly and Parrish named PHHP 2018 Outstanding Alumni

Published: Aug 28th, 2018

The UF College of Public Health and Health Professions announced the PHHP Outstanding Alumni for 2018, including two PT alumnae, Barbara H. Connolly, PT, DPT, EdD, C/NDT, FAPTA and Ali […]

Casagrand recipient of VA Health Professional Scholarship Program

Casagrand recipient of VA Health Professional Scholarship Program

Published: Jul 31st, 2018

Congratulations to Nicole Casagrand, second-year DPT student and SPTA Treasurer, for being selected as the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Health Professional Scholarship Program (HPSP) recipient. “I was so excited […]

Brooks-PHHP Research Collaboration Spotlight - researchers and students

Brooks-PHHP Research Collaboration Spotlight

Published: Jul 30th, 2018

Over 100 guests were in attendance at the Brooks-PHHP Research Collaboration last Wednesday, July 25. The event, which took place at the Brooks Rehabilitation Hospital in Jacksonville, highlighted the robust […]