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Batra, Lentz & Robison Win NMPT Symposium Awards

Published: March 23rd, 2017

Rehabilitation Science PhD students, Abhinandan Batra, Trevor Lentz, and Raele Robison, won three of the five Neuromuscular Plasticity Symposium pre-doctoral travel awards. The annual event is sponsored by the T32 […]

Rehabilitation Science T32 Trainees Present at NMPT Symposium

Rehabilitation Science T32 Trainees Present at NMPT Symposium

Published: March 22nd, 2017

Rehabilitation Science PhD students and Neuromuscular Plasticity T32 Trainees, Alison Barnard, Kelly Hawkins, Michael Sunshine, and Lauren Tabor, presented their research in six minute “data blitzes” as part of the […]

Spring 2017 Rehabilitation Science Social

Published: February 22nd, 2017

                    This week the program met at Tall Paul’s in downtown Gainesville for our spring social. We traditionally hold this event […]

Program Awards Six Travel Awards

Published: February 17th, 2017

The Rehabilitation Science program awarded six travel awards to students to presenting their data at national meetings. Katie Butera Conference: APTA Combined Sections Meeting Title: Prolonged reduction in shoulder strength […]

Rehabilitation Science Students Present at Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting

Published: December 8th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD students, Kelly Hawkins, Michael Sunshine, and Tommy Sutor, presented at the Society for Neuroscience annual meeting last month. The SfN is the world’s largest organization of scientists […]

Rehabilitation Science Student Awarded UF Informatics Graduate Student Fellowship

Published: November 29th, 2016

Rehabilitation Science PhD student, Mi Jung Lee, has been selected for a UF Informatics Institute (UFII) Graduate Student Fellowship for her  proposal, “Developing a Computerized Universal Measure of Health-Related Quality […]

New Occupational Therapy Chair to Join Rehabilitation Science Program

New Occupational Therapy Chair to Join Rehabilitation Science Program

Published: November 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: October 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 […]

Abhinandan Batra

Published: October 17th, 2016

Abhi is a senior student in the Rehabilitation Science program and is mentored by Dr. Krista Vandenborne I am in the fifth year of my PhD program and it has […]

Alumna Corti Awarded $750,000 Grant

Published: September 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 […]