Rehabilitation Science Alum Awarded New Investigator Fellowship

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 in Physical Therapy Utilizers and Non-Physical Therapy Utilizers Seeking Care for Neck Pain.” will include training that will focus on describing and comparing the patterns and costs of healthcare utilization in those both receiving and not receiving physical therapist intervention for neck pain, and to elucidate the effect of timing of physical therapy services on downstream healthcare costs and utilization.