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Dr. Klein appointed as Trustee
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:31:15 +0000 Aimee Klein, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, Associate Professor and Coordinator of Post-Professional Residency Education at SPTRS, has been appointed to the Board of Trustees of the Foundation for Physical Therapy. The Foundation for Physical Therapy is an independent nonprofit organization, dedicated to improving the quality and delivery of physical therapy care by providing support for scientifically […]
Article to be published in Gait & Posture Journal
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:25:36 +0000 Two SPTRS faculty members have authored a manuscript accepted for publication in the Gait and Posture journal. Assistant Professors Jeannie B. Stephenson, PT, Ph.D., NCS, and Seok Hun Kim, PT, PhD, collaborated on the manuscript, “Gait and Balance in Adults with Friedreich’s Ataxia.” Their USF Health co-authors include Dr Lynn Wecker, Dr Theresa Zesiewicz, Dr Clifton […]
Libous Achieves CCRP Certification
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:48:25 +0000 Jennifer Libous, MS, CCRP, Clinical Research Administrator for the Lincoln Chair at SPTRS, has recently passed the Clinical Research Professional Certification Examination and is now designated as a Certified Clinical Research Professional by the Society of Clinical Research Associates (SOCRA). CCRP is an internationally recognized and most well-respected certification for professionals in medical research who achieve […]
SPTRS Faculty Elected to Board of Directors of APTA Orthopaedic Section
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 20:30:43 +0000 Aimee Klein, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, Associate Professor and Coordinator of Post-Professional Residency Education at SPTRS, has been elected to the Board of Directors of the Orthopaedic Section, American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) for a 3 year term. The APTA’s Orthopaedic Section represents 18,941 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants and students, who are interested or practice […]
SPTRS Director Appointed to FSBPT Education Committee
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:24:01 +0000 Dr. William Quillen, Associate Dean of USF Health’s Morsani College of Medicine and Director of the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, has been appointed to the Education Committee of the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT). The 3-year appointment (2015-2017) involves responsibility for educational programming at the federation’s annual meetings. The FSBPT’s […]
Dr. Stagliano Invited Speaker at Kinesiology & Exercise Sciences Conference
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:16:45 +0000 SPTRS faculty member Dr Angela Stagliano has been invited by the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) to speak at the 11th Annual International Conference on Kinesiology and Exercise Sciences that will be held in Athens, Greece on July 13-16, 2015. Dr Stagliano’s presentation is, “Is Training in Balance or Strength More Effective in Improving […]
SPTRS Students to Present at Student-Run Free Clinics Conference
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 13:55:17 +0000 Brittany Davis and Emily Ojea, DPT2 students, will present a poster at the 2015 Society of Student-Run Free Clinics Conference in Atlanta, Georgia on February 7-8. Their poster is titled “Determining a Correlation Between Patient Attendance, Satisfaction, and Outcomes.” The conference will feature poster and oral presentations by students in health professions from various institutions who […]
Dr. Hartsell Awarded Grant for PAMA 2015
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 13:16:16 +0000 Heather Hartsell PT, MDiv, PhD, Associate Professor at SPTRS, has recently received a $4,265 USF conference grant for the Second Annual Performing Arts Medicine Association (PAMA) conference “Caring for Artists and Arts that Heal” to be held at USF February 27-March 1, 2015. Dr Hartsell, who serves on the PAMA 2015 planning and program committee, collaborated […]

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