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Archive for June, 2017

DPT 2019 Students Selected as USF MS STEP UP Scholars
June 30, 2017

Congratulations to USF School of Physical Therapy & Rehabilitation Science DPT 2019 students, Chloe Moreno and David Kroger, who have been selected as scholars in the USF MS STEP UP (Multiple Sclerosis Standardized Training and Education) Program. They were selected in May 2017 by the MS STEP UP Leadership Team and will receive a scholarship provided […]

SPTRS Faculty Members Present at 2017 APTA NEXT Conference & Expo
June 28, 2017

SPTRS faculty members attended and presented various research topics at the 2017 American Physical Therapy Association NEXT Conference and Exposition, held in Boston, MA, on June 21-24, 2017. Dr. Steven Amber, Associate Professor, and Dr. Peter Joseph Canarela, Assistant Professor, received an Abstract Special Recognition Award for their presentation. Their poster described a novel approach to […]

APTA House of Delegates Present at 2017 NEXT Conference
June 27, 2017

The APTA House of Delegates announce the location of the 2018 NEXT Annual Conference & Expo by dressing the part. Dr. Steven Ambler, Chair of the West Central District Leadership House of Delegates and Associate Professor at USF, plays Mickey Mouse as he unveils the conference will be hosted in Florida.

SPTRS Clinical Faculty Earn APTA Certification
June 27, 2017

Congratulations to Dr. Heidi Piccione, PT, DPT, and Dr. Dana Webb, PT, DPT, on passing the board certification exam. Dr. Piccione is now recognized as a Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatric Physical Therapy, and is the only USF SPTRS faculty member who has earned this certification thus far. Dr. Webb, an alumna of both the USF […]

SPTRS Faculty Member Designated ImPACTtm-Trained Physical Therapist
June 23, 2017

Congratulations to SPTRS Faculty member, Dr. William S. Quillen, on his designation as an ImPACTtm Trained Physical Therapist committed to excellence in comprehensive concussion rehabilitation and management through the latest clinical methodologies and research. As the prevalence and awareness of concussions continues to rise, physical therapists have become an integral part of multi-disciplinary concussion management teams.

SPTRS Faculty Member Appointed to ABPTRFE Council
June 2, 2017

  Congratulations to SPTRS Faculty member, Dr. William S. Quillen, on his new appointment to serve on the Accreditation Services Council for the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency & Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE). He has been appointed to this position, effective July 1, 2017 and will continue working on this committee until year 2021.