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Archive for July, 2015

Dr. Mayer Selected for a USF Faculty Outstanding Research Achievement Award
July 24, 2015

Dr. John Mayer, Lincoln Endowed Chair, Associate Professor, and Coordinator of Research of SPTRS, has been selected to receive a USF Faculty Outstanding Research Achievement Award (ORAA). The ORAA is awarded by USF Research and Innovation to faculty with exceptional research achievements accomplished or recognized during the 2014 calendar year, as selected by the . Dr. […]

Dr. Tajiri Awarded Byrd Institute Research Funding
July 9, 2015

Dr. Naoki Tajiri, Assistant Professor in the School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences and the Department of Neurosurgery & Brain Repair, has been awarded a $20,000 grant by the USF Health Byrd Alzheimer’s Institute for research on “Stem cell-paved biobridges in TBI with AD-like pathology.” In association with this award he is considered an Associate […]

Drs. Highsmith and Miro Awarded Grant from the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association
July 7, 2015

SPTRS faculty Dr. Jason Highsmith and Dr. Rebecca Miro were awarded a $15,000 grant funded by the Center for Orthotic and Prosthetic Learning and Outcomes/Evidence-Based Practice (COPL) in conjunction with the American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association (AOPA). Dr. Highsmith is the principal investigator and Dr. Miro the co-principal investigator. The title of the grant is “Concurrent […]

Applications Portal for DPT Class of 2019 is OPEN
July 2, 2015

The PTCAS application portal for students applying for the USF Health School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Sciences Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Class of 2019 is now open! Please use the PTCAS website link (below) to begin the application. Qualified students – those with at least the minimum required GPA and either (a) having completed […]