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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 […]

Rehabilitation Science PhD Faculty and Alum Awarded Prestigious Research Grants

Published: Dec 5th, 2014

Congratulations to Dr. Heather Ross, Rehabilitation Science faculty member, who was recently awarded a research grant from the Foundation for Physical Therapy. The one year grant will fund a project […]

PhD Student Recipient of 2014 American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation Scholarship

PhD Student Recipient of 2014 American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation Scholarship

Published: Nov 13th, 2014

Isaac Sia has been chosen as a recipient of one of the 2014 American Speech-Language-Hearing Foundation Graduate Student Scholarships. The ASHFoundation nurtures the best and brightest students in communication sciences and […]

New RSD Graduate

New RSD Graduate

Published: Aug 11th, 2014

The RSD program celebrates a new Ph.D. graduate this August.. Woo Taek Lim, mentored by Dr. Krista Vandenborne– Dissertation Title “Magnetic Resonance Characterization of Muscle and Spinal Cord in a […]

RSD Student Awarded PODS I Scholarship

Published: Jun 18th, 2014

Kara Hannibal was selected to receive a Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) Scholarship given by the Foundation for Physical Therapy for her work titled “The impact of chronic stress-induced cortisol […]

RSD Alum Wins the Experimental Physiology Early Career Author’s Prize

RSD Alum Wins the Experimental Physiology Early Career Author’s Prize

Published: Jun 9th, 2014

RSD alum, Fan Ye, was awarded the runner-up Experimental Physiology Early Career Author’s Prize for his article Overexpression of insulin-like growth factor-1 attenuates skeletal muscle damage and accelerates muscle regeneration […]

PT RSD Faculty Recognized by Expertscape for Research in Low Back Pain

PT RSD Faculty Recognized by Expertscape for Research in Low Back Pain

Published: May 28th, 2014

Steven George PT, PhD was identified as the #10 ranked world expert for contributions to the understanding and treatment of back pain by Expertscape in a May 22nd press release […]

RSD Students Win Best Paper Awards

RSD Students Win Best Paper Awards

Published: May 6th, 2014

The RSD program honored two students with Outstanding Paper Awards at the College of Public Health and Health Professions Convocation on May 2nd. Students were nominated by faculty mentors and had […]

New RSD Graduates!

New RSD Graduates!

Published: Apr 28th, 2014

The RSD program graduated three new Ph.D. students in April 2014. Meryl Alappattu, mentored by Dr. Mark Bishop– Dissertation Title “Peripheral and Central Factors in Female Pelvic Pain”  Ishu Arpan, mentored by Dr. […]