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New Occupational Therapy Chair to Join Rehabilitation Science Program

New Occupational Therapy Chair to Join Rehabilitation Science Program

Published: Nov 29th, 2016

Sherrilene Classen, PhD, MPH, an internationally recognized scientist in rehabilitation, has been named the chair of the Department of Occupational Therapy at the University of Florida. We are excited to […]

Fuller and Mitchell Serve as Experimental Neurology Guest Editors

Fuller and Mitchell Serve as Experimental Neurology Guest Editors

Published: Oct 24th, 2016

Drs. David Fuller and Gordon Mitchell were recently invited to serve as guest editors for an issue of Experimental Neurology. The special issue focuses on an  important topic in  rehabilitation […]

Alumna Corti Awarded $750,000 Grant

Published: Sep 15th, 2016

Manuela Corti, PT, PhD, an Assistant Scientist at the University of Florida Powell Gene Therapy Center and a 2011 graduate of the Rehabilitation Science PhD program, has received a nearly […]

Graduate Faculty takes trip to Uganda

Published: Aug 23rd, 2016

Earlier this month Rehabilitation Science graduate faculty, Dorian Rose, PT, PhD, spent two weeks in Kaihura, Uganda. She brought her clinical knowledge to the small village where physical therapy is […]

Mentor and Student Launch Podcast

Published: Aug 23rd, 2016

Rehabilitation Science Graduate Faculty, Dr. Ianessa Humbert and PhD student, Alicia Vose, recently launched a podcast entitled “Down the Hatch.” It is focused on hot topics relevant to swallowing clinicians […]

Congratulations Summer Graduates

Published: Aug 23rd, 2016

The Rehabilitation Science PhD program is happy to congratulate three summer 2016 graduates:         Sahana Kamath Mentor: Carolynn Patten, PT, PhD, FAPTA Dissertation: Neural and Behavioral Markers […]

Alumnus Accepts Faculty Position at Duke University

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science graduate, Corey Simon, Ph.D., has accepted a position as Assistant Professor in the Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Duke University. His primary role […]

Zdziarski Awarded Two Scholarships

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD student, Laura Zdziarski, was recently awarded the Jerry Rhea/Atlanta Falcons Scholarship from the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) Foundation. This award is given to perpetuate the standards, […]

Batra Receives Best Poster Award

Published: Jul 29th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD student, Abhinandan Batra, received a best poster award at the New Directions in Biology and Disease of Skeletal Muscle Conference in Orlando, Florida. His poster was titled […]

Wasser Presents at American College of Sports Medicine Annual Meeting

Published: Jun 29th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD student, Joseph Wasser, presented his poster titled Kinematic Factors Associated with Shoulder Pain in Youth Archers at the American College of Sports Medicine 63rd Annual Meeting, 7th […]