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Archive for April, 2015

SPTRS Faculty Hold APTA Leadership Positions
April 29, 2015

Three SPTRS faculty members continue their terms of service to the national American Physical Therapy Association in 2015. Dr. Gina Maria Musolino, PT, MSEd, EdD, Chief Delegate – Florida, in her second term, along with Dr. Becca Edgeworth, PT, DPT, OCS, Assistant Chief Delegate and Dr. Steve Ambler, PT, DPT, OCS serve as Florida Chapter Delegates […]

Dr. Brady Joins SPTRS FEMA Grant Team
April 22, 2015

O’Dane Brady, DC, joined the USF School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, Morsani College of Medicine in March 2015 as a Clinical Research Administrator for the FEMA grant titled “Worksite Exercise Interventions for Low Back Injury Prevention in Firefighters” (John Mayer – PI). Dr. Brady earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology, a Master […]

Johnson Admitted as First Student in SPTRS Ph.D. Program
April 20, 2015

Ashley N. Johnson is the first student to be admitted to the new Ph.D. Program in Rehabilitation Sciences at the USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences, as announced by Dr. Sandy Quillen, Associate Dean of the Morsani College of Medicine, Professor, and SPTRS Director; and Dr. John Mayer, Professor, and SPTRS Research Coordinator […]

SPTRS Faculty Awarded New Researcher Grants
April 14, 2015

SPTRS faculty Dr. Patricia Teran-Yengle and Dr. Dustin Hardwick are among this year’s recipients of New Researcher Grants. USF’s Office of Research & Innovation announced that their individual grant submissions have been selected for funding in the range of $9000 to $10,000 each. The NRGs are intended for new, early career USF faculty who may not […]

Dr. Tajiri’s Research is Widely Published
April 7, 2015

Research Scientist Dr. Naoki Tajiri, Assistant Professor in the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences and the Department of Neurosurgery & Brain Repair, has co-authored several manuscripts recently accepted for publication. “No pain, no gain: Lack of exercise obstructs neurogenesis” will appear in Cell Transplantation, an Open Access journal. Co-authors include Nate Watson, Dr Xunming […]