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Fuller named Research Foundation Professor

Published: May 18th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD Program Director and Physical Therapy Department Professor Dr. David Fuller is one of 34 faculty members named as University of Florida Research Foundation Professors for 2016-2019. The […]

Congratulations to our newest PhD Graduate

Published: May 18th, 2016

The Rehabilitation Science PhD program has awarded its latest PhD to Fredy Mora Solis. Solis is mentored by Dr. Mark Bishop and his dissertation project was entitled “Physical activity and […]

Nair Awarded Frederick Family Scholarship

Published: May 18th, 2016

Jay Nair received the Frederick Family Scholarship Award at PHHP Convocation. The Frederick award is given to a PhD student working in the Physical Therapy Dept. who exemplifies the following […]

Simon receives “Outstanding Student Publication” Award

Published: May 10th, 2016

RSD alumnus Dr. Corey Simon received the “Outstanding Student Publication” award for his 2015 publication: “Age Group Comparisons of TENS Response Among Individuals With Chronic Axial Low Back Pain”.  Simon’s […]

Chatterjee a finalist in thesis competition and NCF SfN data blitz

Published: Apr 27th, 2016

RSD student Sudeshna Chatterjee was one of ten finalists chosen to compete in the final round of the 2016 Three Minute Thesis Competition, held on March 29th. Chatterjee was one […]

Shechtman Named PHHP Teacher of the Year

Shechtman Named PHHP Teacher of the Year

Published: Apr 11th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science Graduate Faculty, Orit Shechtman, has been named the College of Public Health and Health Profession’s Undergraduate Teacher of the Year for 2015-2016. Our students are privileged to have […]

We are on Facebook!

Published: Mar 9th, 2016

The Department of Physical Therapy, including the Rehabilitation Science Program, has a Facebook page! The Facebook page will be used to share exciting news about the Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation […]

Recent Student Publication Spotlight

Recent Student Publication Spotlight

Published: Feb 8th, 2016

The Rehabilitation Science program is happy to introduce a new student publication spotlight which highlights publications resulting from PhD student research. The first edition features publications from Corey Simon (Age […]

PhD Student Awarded 2015 Florence P. Kendall, Post-Professional Doctoral Scholarship

Published: Dec 16th, 2015

Rehabilitation Science student, Kelly Hawkins, was awarded the Foundation for Physical Therapy’s, 2015 Florence P. Kendall, Post-Professional Doctoral Scholarship. This award recognizes students with outstanding potential who are in their […]

Three Students Awarded Travel Grants

Published: Dec 1st, 2015

Congratulations to Harneet Arora, Caitlin Banks, and Pallavi Sood! Each received a $250 travel grant from the Rehabilitation Science Steering Committee to present their research at national conferences. Harneet’s poster […]