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5/12/2017
  According to the APTA, fibromyalgia is a chronic condition of widespread musculoskeletal pain, causing muscle stiffness, fatigue, and sleep disturbances in an estimated 5 million people. Friday, May 12th is recognized as World Fibromyalgia Day to raise awareness and educate the public on met … [read more]
3/9/2017
Four SPTRS students and two SPTRS faculty received awards at USF Health’s 27th annual Research Day. DPT Class of 2017 students Roberto Aponte, Jamie Dolley, David Hoke, and Lucas Simari collaborated with faculty mentors Dr. Seok Hun Kim (SPTRS) and Dr. Kyle Reed (Mechanical Engineering) on a poster … [read more]
1/31/2017
DPT Class of 2019 represented USF Health SPTRS at the 2017 Florida Physical Therapy Association (FPTA) Student Conclave. The event was held at Florida Gulf Coast University on January 13th and 14th. Guest lecturers, including Dr. Rebecca Edgeworth Ditwiler, presented on various topics relating to P … [read more]
12/23/2016
USF Health SPTRS faculty, Dr. Jeannie Stephenson and DPT 2018 students, Ms. Ciara Hall and Ms. Kelsey Ulliman, participated in the 2016 Day of Discovery Conference, hosted by the National Multiple Sclerosis Society Mid-Florida Chapter. This year’s conference was held at Sea World on Saturday, Decem … [read more]
12/22/2016
USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences Professor and Coordinator of Clinical Education, Dr. Gina Maria Musolino, is due to present her scholarship entitled, “Comprehensive Clinical Education: Efficient & Effective Clinical Learning Outcomes” at the American Physical … [read more]
12/22/2016
USF Health SPTRS faculty and staff were recognized as contributors in an issue of the Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development (JRRD) which was released December 2016. The article title: Functional performance differences between the Genium and C-Leg prosthetic knees and intact knees, foc … [read more]
12/22/2016
Congratulations to USF Health SPTRS DPT 2018 students, Ciara Hall and Kelsey Ulliman, as they have been selected as scholars in the USF MS STEP UP (Multiple Sclerosis Standardized Training and Education) Program. The Scholars, who were appointed in May 2016, will receive a scholarship provided by t … [read more]
12/15/2016
USF Health SPTRS Assistant Professors, Drs. Dustin Hardwick and Matthew Lazinski, co-authored the chapter, “Measuring the Performer and Performance” in Scholarly Research for Musicians, due to be released January 2017.  Their contribution to the book addresses areas of body measurement during a mus … [read more]

 


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