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Trevor Lentz Receives PODS Scholarship

Trevor Lentz Receives PODS Scholarship

Published: June 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: April 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: March 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 […]

Alumni Spotlight – Leslie J Barnes, PhD, PT, ATC, CSCS

Alumni Spotlight – Leslie J Barnes, PhD, PT, ATC, CSCS

Published: February 19th, 2015

Tell us a little about your experience in the PhD program. Having received both my BS and MS in Physical Therapy, I wanted to do something “different” for my PhD. […]

Rehabilitation Science Alumnus Elected to Director of Research Position

Rehabilitation Science Alumnus Elected to Director of Research Position

Published: February 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: December 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: December 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: December 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: November 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 […]