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Spring 2017 Rehabilitation Science Social

Published: Feb 22nd, 2017

                    This week the program met at Tall Paul’s in downtown Gainesville for our spring social. We traditionally hold this event […]

Program Awards Six Travel Awards

Published: Feb 17th, 2017

The Rehabilitation Science program awarded six travel awards to students to presenting their data at national meetings. Katie Butera Conference: APTA Combined Sections Meeting Title: Prolonged reduction in shoulder strength […]

Rehabilitation Science Students Present at Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting

Published: Dec 8th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD students, Kelly Hawkins, Michael Sunshine, and Tommy Sutor, presented at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting last month. The SfN is the world’s largest organization of scientists […]

Rehabilitation Science Student Awarded UF Informatics Graduate Student Fellowship

Published: Nov 29th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD student, Mi Jung Lee, has been selected for a UF Informatics Institute (UFII) Graduate Student Fellowship for her  proposal, “Developing a Computerized Universal Measure of Health-Related Quality […]

New Occupational Therapy Chair to Join Rehabilitation Science Program

New Occupational Therapy Chair to Join Rehabilitation Science Program

Published: Nov 29th, 2016

Sherrilene Classen, PhD, MPH, an internationally recognized scientist in rehabilitation, has been named the chair of the Department of Occupational Therapy at the University of Florida. We are excited to […]

Fuller and Mitchell Serve as Experimental Neurology Guest Editors

Fuller and Mitchell Serve as Experimental Neurology Guest Editors

Published: Oct 24th, 2016

Drs. David Fuller and Gordon Mitchell were recently invited to serve as guest editors for an issue of Experimental Neurology. The special issue focuses on an  important topic in  rehabilitation […]

Alumna Corti Awarded $750,000 Grant

Published: Sep 15th, 2016

Manuela Corti, PT, PhD, an Assistant Scientist at the University of Florida Powell Gene Therapy Center and a 2011 graduate of the Rehabilitation Science PhD program, has received a nearly […]

Graduate Faculty takes trip to Uganda

Published: Aug 23rd, 2016

Earlier this month Rehabilitation Science graduate faculty, Dorian Rose, PT, PhD, spent two weeks in Kaihura, Uganda. She brought her clinical knowledge to the small village where physical therapy is […]

Mentor and Student Launch Podcast

Published: Aug 23rd, 2016

Rehabilitation Science Graduate Faculty, Dr. Ianessa Humbert and PhD student, Alicia Vose, recently launched a podcast entitled “Down the Hatch.” It is focused on hot topics relevant to swallowing clinicians […]

Congratulations Summer Graduates

Published: Aug 23rd, 2016

The Rehabilitation Science PhD program is happy to congratulate three summer 2016 graduates:         Sahana Kamath Mentor: Carolynn Patten, PT, PhD, FAPTA Dissertation: Neural and Behavioral Markers […]