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We are on Facebook!

Published: Mar 9th, 2016

The Department of Physical Therapy, including the Rehabilitation Science Program, has a Facebook page! The Facebook page will be used to share exciting news about the Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation […]

Recent Student Publication Spotlight

Recent Student Publication Spotlight

Published: Feb 8th, 2016

The Rehabilitation Science program is happy to introduce a new student publication spotlight which highlights publications resulting from PhD student research. The first edition features publications from Corey Simon (Age […]

PhD Student Awarded 2015 Florence P. Kendall, Post-Professional Doctoral Scholarship

Published: Dec 16th, 2015

Rehabilitation Science student, Kelly Hawkins, was awarded the Foundation for Physical Therapy’s, 2015 Florence P. Kendall, Post-Professional Doctoral Scholarship. This award recognizes students with outstanding potential who are in their […]

Three Students Awarded Travel Grants

Published: Dec 1st, 2015

Congratulations to Harneet Arora, Caitlin Banks, and Pallavi Sood! Each received a $250 travel grant from the Rehabilitation Science Steering Committee to present their research at national conferences. Harneet’s poster […]

Outstanding International Student Award for PhD Student Jay Nair

Outstanding International Student Award for PhD Student Jay Nair

Published: Nov 19th, 2015

Rehabilitation Science student, Jay Nair, was recognized for outstanding accomplishments on November 17th by the University of Florida International Center. Jay’s novel research project focuses on how sensory afferent neurons […]

Poster Recognition for PhD Student

Published: Oct 12th, 2015

Rehabilitation Science student, Alison Barnard, was recognized for her poster presentation at the World Muscle Conference held in Brighton, England September 30th – October 4th. Her poster, titled “Genetic polymorphisms […]

Article Co-Authored by Gordon Mitchell Featured on the Cover of the Journal of Neuroscience

Published: Sep 3rd, 2015

Dr. Gordon Mitchell has co-authored an article entitled Intermittent Hypoxia-Induced Spinal Inflammation Impairs Respiratory Motor Plasticity by a Spinal p38 MAP Kinase-Dependent Mechanism published in the Journal of Neuroscience. An […]

PhD Student First Author on Two Book Chapters

PhD Student First Author on Two Book Chapters

Published: Aug 31st, 2015

Lauren Tabor, current Rehabilitation Science student, recently published two book chapters based on her expertise on the area of neurodegenerative disease and swallowing. The first chapter, “Manual 7 Living with […]

Laura Zdziarski Awarded Research Grant

Laura Zdziarski Awarded Research Grant

Published: Jul 7th, 2015

Doctoral student, Laura Ann Zdziarski, ATC, received a research grant from the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) in late June of 2015, to support her doctoral research in the Rehabilitation […]

Trevor Lentz Receives PODS Scholarship

Trevor Lentz Receives PODS Scholarship

Published: Jun 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 […]