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SPTRS Students Volunteer at the Special Olympics
Tue, 24 Nov 2015 20:19:39 +0000 Six SPTRS students volunteered at the Special Olympics Florida Fall Classic on Saturday, November 14. The students were Arlene Shi, Kaitlyn Edwards, Stephanie Lindsey, Jeffrey Douglas, Kelly Macdonald, and Sarah Thompson along with faculty member, Dr. Seok Hun Kim. The Olympics were held at the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex at Disney in Orlando. The […]
School Director Co-Edits Second Edition of Popular Textbook
Fri, 20 Nov 2015 13:36:49 +0000 Dr. William Quillen, Senior Associate Dean, Morsani College of Medicine and Professor and Director of USF Health’s School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences recently co-edited Pathology and Intervention in Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation to be published in December by Elsevier. The text is the second edition of Volume III in the popular four volume Musculoskeletal Rehabilitation Series […]
Dr. Mayer Publishes Book Chapter
Fri, 06 Nov 2015 16:16:59 +0000 Dr. Mayer has published a book chapter. The title of the book is Health Risks and Fair Compensation in the Fire Service and the chapter is Injury, Musculoskeletal Disorders, and Ergonomics. Dr. Mayer is the Lincoln College Endowed Chair in Biomechanical & Chiropractic Research, Coordinator of Research and professor at SPTRS. The co-author, Sara Jahnke, PhD, […]
SPTRS Students Participated in Wholesome Ministries Health Fair
Wed, 28 Oct 2015 18:35:30 +0000 SPTRS students provided Physical Therapy screening procedures at the Wholesome Community Ministries on Saturday, October 26. The mission of the Wholesome Community Ministries is to help people live and enjoy a better life. The students contributed to this truly interdisciplinary service corps event along with other USF Health Public Health, Medicine, Nursing, and Pharmacy students. The […]
Dr. Brady Published in BMC Health Services Research
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 19:11:20 +0000 O’Dane Brady, DC, a student in the Ph.D. Program in Rehabilitation Sciences at the USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, has co-authored a systematic review published in BMC Health Services Research 2015, 15:474 (19 October 2015). Dr. Brady collaborated with Simon Dagenais, DC, PhD, MSc (primary author), Scott Haldeman, DC, MD, PhD, and […]
Drs. Hardwick, Mayer and Quillen Awarded ASTEEZA Grant
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 14:31:45 +0000 Dr. Dustin Hardwick was awarded an ASTEEZA grant and received $115,444 in funding with contributions from Aldali Inc (industry sponsor), Florida High Tech Corridor Council matching grants research program, and USF Health SPTRS’s state-funded Center for Neuromusculoskeletal Research. Drs. Mayer and Quillen are co-investigators on the grant. The one year study will investigate the efficacy of […]
SPTRS DPT Students Participate in Global PT Day of Service Events
Wed, 21 Oct 2015 12:16:19 +0000 SPTRS DPT students, across two campuses, spent Saturday, October 17 helping great causes on the Global PT Day of Service. The Global PT Day of Service’s purpose is to unite the Physical Therapy profession in a global effort to better our communities! In Pensacola, Brittany Crocker, Stephanie Lindsey, Tyler Smith, Bryce Showers, Danielle Sims, Gabrielle Moser, […]
DPT Class of 2018 Commitment to Professionalism Ceremony
Mon, 19 Oct 2015 12:32:40 +0000 The DPT Class of 2018 students received their white coats at the Commitment to Professionalism ceremony on Thursday, October 15. Read more and watch the video: Link to see photos:

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