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Article Co-Authored by Gordon Mitchell Featured on the Cover of the Journal of Neuroscience

Published: Sep 3rd, 2015

Dr. Gordon Mitchell has co-authored an article entitled Intermittent Hypoxia-Induced Spinal Inflammation Impairs Respiratory Motor Plasticity by a Spinal p38 MAP Kinase-Dependent Mechanism published in the Journal of Neuroscience. An […]

PhD Student First Author on Two Book Chapters

PhD Student First Author on Two Book Chapters

Published: Aug 31st, 2015

Lauren Tabor, current Rehabilitation Science student, recently published two book chapters based on her expertise on the area of neurodegenerative disease and swallowing. The first chapter, “Manual 7 Living with […]

Laura Zdziarski Awarded Research Grant

Laura Zdziarski Awarded Research Grant

Published: Jul 7th, 2015

Doctoral student, Laura Ann Zdziarski, ATC, received a research grant from the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) in late June of 2015, to support her doctoral research in the Rehabilitation […]

Trevor Lentz Receives PODS Scholarship

Trevor Lentz Receives PODS Scholarship

Published: Jun 9th, 2015

Rehabilitation Science PhD student, Trevor Lentz, was recently selected by the Foundation for Physical Therapy to receive a Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) Scholarship. PODS scholarships are awarded to post-professional […]

Fredy Mora Solis Awarded Frederick Family Scholarship

Fredy Mora Solis Awarded Frederick Family Scholarship

Published: May 4th, 2015

PhD student, Fredy Mora Solis, was awarded the 2015 Frederick Family Scholarship at the PHHP Convocation ceremony on May 2nd. The Frederick Family Scholarship is awarded annually to a PhD […]

PhD Student’s Abstract Selected for Honor

Published: Apr 9th, 2015

Rehabilitation Science student, Harneet Arora, was recently selected as one of the “Top 7 Abstracts” for 2015 by UF’s PHHP Research Committee. Her research topic was on the functional decline […]

Rehab Science Faculty, Students, and Alumni Represent the Program at the Combined Sections Meeting

Rehab Science Faculty, Students, and Alumni Represent the Program at the Combined Sections Meeting

Published: Mar 16th, 2015

The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) recently held their annual Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) in Indianapolis February 3rd through 7th. Faculty, students and alumni from the Rehabilitation Science program have historically […]

Rehabilitation Science Alumnus Elected to Director of Research Position

Rehabilitation Science Alumnus Elected to Director of Research Position

Published: Feb 11th, 2015

Meryl Alappattu, DPT, PhD, was recently elected to the position of Director of Research for the American Physical Therapy Association’s Section on Women’s Health. The Director of Research oversees all […]

Congratulations New PhD Graduates

Congratulations New PhD Graduates

Published: Dec 22nd, 2014

The Rehabilitation Science program graduated five new PhD’s in fall 2014. Jose Dominguez, mentored by Dr. Terese Chmielewski – Dissertation Title “Lower Extremity Biomechanics in Jump Landing Following Anterior Cruciate […]

Rehabilitation Science Alum Awarded New Investigator Fellowship

Published: Dec 17th, 2014

Dr. Maggie Horn, a 2013 PhD graduate, was recently awarded the New Investigator Fellowship Training Initiative through the Foundation for Physical Therapy.  The fellowship entitled “Comparison of Healthcare Utilization and Costs […]