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Butera Named as a PODS I Scholarship Recipient

Published: Jun 20th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD student Katie Butera has been awarded a Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) I Scholarship from the Foundation for Physical Therapy. The PODS I Scholarship, part of the […]

Lentz Awarded 2016 Viva J. Erickson Award

Published: Jun 20th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD student Trevor Lentz has been selected by the Foundation for Physical Therapy Board of Trustees to receive a 2016 Promotion of Doctoral Studies (PODS) II Scholarship in […]

Videocast of NIH Rehabilitation Conference 2016

Published: Jun 7th, 2016

The National Institutes of Health (NIH) recently hosted a conference entitled, “Rehabilitation Research at NIH: Moving the Field Forward.” The intent of this conference was to: – Address the full […]

Nair Dissertation a Success

Published: Jun 7th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD student, Jay Nair, successfully defended his dissertation, Phrenic and Cervical Afferents Following Spinal Cord Injury, on June 1st. Congratulations Dr. Nair!

Fuller named Research Foundation Professor

Published: May 18th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD Program Director and Physical Therapy Department Professor Dr. David Fuller is one of 34 faculty members named as University of Florida Research Foundation Professors for 2016-2019. The […]

Congratulations to our newest PhD Graduate

Published: May 18th, 2016

The Rehabilitation Science PhD program has awarded its latest PhD to Fredy Mora Solis. Solis is mentored by Dr. Mark Bishop and his dissertation project was entitled “Physical activity and […]

Nair Awarded Frederick Family Scholarship

Published: May 18th, 2016

Jay Nair received the Frederick Family Scholarship Award at PHHP Convocation. The Frederick award is given to a PhD student working in the Physical Therapy Dept. who exemplifies the following […]

Simon receives “Outstanding Student Publication” Award

Published: May 10th, 2016

RSD alumnus Dr. Corey Simon received the “Outstanding Student Publication” award for his 2015 publication: “Age Group Comparisons of TENS Response Among Individuals With Chronic Axial Low Back Pain”.  Simon’s […]

Chatterjee a finalist in thesis competition and NCF SfN data blitz

Published: Apr 27th, 2016

RSD student Sudeshna Chatterjee was one of ten finalists chosen to compete in the final round of the 2016 Three Minute Thesis Competition, held on March 29th. Chatterjee was one […]

Shechtman Named PHHP Teacher of the Year

Shechtman Named PHHP Teacher of the Year

Published: Apr 11th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science Graduate Faculty, Orit Shechtman, has been named the College of Public Health and Health Profession’s Undergraduate Teacher of the Year for 2015-2016. Our students are privileged to have […]