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New RSD Graduate

New RSD Graduate

Published: August 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: June 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: June 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: April 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. […]

RSD Student Wins Award for Research Paper

RSD Student Wins Award for Research Paper

Published: April 28th, 2014

Rehabilitation Science doctoral student Charles (Chaz) Gay received recognition for his award winning research paper at the Association of Chiropractic Colleges (ACC) Research Agenda Conference. Gay’s prize winning submission was […]

Alumni Spotlight – Emily Plowman, PhD, CCC-SLP

Alumni Spotlight – Emily Plowman, PhD, CCC-SLP

Published: April 22nd, 2014

1. Tell us a little about your experience in the RSD program. I entered the RSD program in the Fall of 2001.   I was attracted to the interdisciplinary nature […]

RSD Student Presents Research at American Occupational Therapy Association Conference

RSD Student Presents Research at American Occupational Therapy Association Conference

Published: April 13th, 2014

RSD student, Yoonjeong Lim, gave an oral presentation at the AOTA’s 94th Annual Conference in Baltimore in early April. The title of her research paper presentation was “Child-Parent Agreement on Health-related […]

Dr. David Fuller is Awarded a Neuroimaging Pilot Grant

Published: March 3rd, 2014

RSD Program Director, Dr. David Fuller, has received a 2014 Neuroimaging Pilot Grant for a project titled “High Angular Resolution Imaging of Cervical Respiratory Pathway following Spinal Cord”. This collaborative work includes faculty from […]