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SPTRS Faculty Published in Journal of Neurology Research
Tue, 28 Oct 2014 13:13:50 +0000 SPTRS faculty members, Dr. Seok Hun Kim and Jeannie B. Stephenson, PT, MS, NCS, are co-authors of an article accepted for publication in the Journal of Neurology Research, an open access, peer-reviewed, international journal. “Treatment of Neurodegenerative Ataxias With Intravenous Immune Globulin” was authored by Dr. Theresa Zesiewicz and USF co-authors also included Dr. Kelly Sullivan, […]
SPTRS Faculty Published in Journal of Cell Physiology
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 19:31:08 +0000 Dr. Naoki Tajiri, Assistant Professor in the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences and the Department of Neurosurgery & Brain Repair, is co-author of a paper recently published in the September 2014 issue of the Journal of Cellular Physiology. The article, titled ”Alpha-synuclein as a Pathological Link between Chronic Traumatic Brain Injury and Parkinson’s disease” […]
SPTRS Students Attend National Student Conclave
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 18:50:40 +0000 Fifteen members of the the USF Health SPTRS Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Class of 2015 will attend the National Student Conclave of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). The meeting will be held I Milwaukee, Wisconsin October 30-November 1, 2014. Zazu Garate, DPT3, is a candidate for the position of Delegate on the Student Assembly […]
Dr. Tajiri Presents at TGH Neuro Trauma Update 2014
Mon, 27 Oct 2014 12:24:42 +0000 Dr. Naoki Tajiri, Assistant Professor in the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences and the Department of Neurosurgery & Brain Repair, was an invited speaker at Tampa General Hospital’s Neuro Trauma Update on October 23. Dr Tajiri presented “Traumatic Brain Injury: A Review of Clinical Management and Current Basic Science Research” in collaboration with Dr. […]
Commitment to Professionalism Ceremony is Milestone for DPT Class of 2017
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 12:22:10 +0000 Forty six students in the DPT Class of 2017, including six recent graduates of the University of West Florida, recited a solemn oath before an audience of family and friends during the USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science’s Commitment to Professionalism Ceremony held in their honor on October 16. The occasion commemorates a […]
SPTRS Students Inspire Undergraduates
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 15:21:57 +0000 Seven USF Health SPTRS DPT students recently met with the Minority Pre-Professional Science Society (MPSS) at the USF Tampa campus. Along with Dr William Quillen, Director of the School, SPTRS was represented by Jasmine Evans, Justine Boyce, and Kristina Peart from the DPT Class of 2015; Kendra Smothers and Horace Howard from the DPT Class of […]
Haladay Named to Young Investigator Initiative Program
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 17:04:58 +0000 Assistant Professor Douglas Haladay, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, CSCS, has been named a participant in the U.S. Bone and Joint Initiative, Young Investigators Initiative (YII) program. His participation will begin with the Spring 2015 Workshop in the Chicago area April 24-26, 2015. The United States Bone and Joint Initiative (USBJI) is dedicated to raising public awareness […]
Altman Joins SPTRS as Director of Development
Mon, 22 Sep 2014 13:50:39 +0000 SPTRS welcomes our newest member, Arla Altman, who assumed the position of Director of Development on September 15. Arla brings more than twenty years of experience in the institutional advancement field of higher education. She has served in development positions at SUNY – Albany, California State Polytechnic University, the University of Maryland School of Pharmacy and […]

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