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Dr. Carole Tucker awarded prestigious award!

Dr. Carole Tucker has been awarded the prestigious TOBY LONG AWARD for her papers entitled "Self-reported Pediatric Measures of Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior, and Strength Impact for PROMIS: Conceptual Framework” and "Self-reported Pediatric Measures of Physical Activity, Sedentary Behavior, and Strength Impact for PROMIS: Item Development" that appeared in the Winter 2014 Issue of Pediatric Physical Therapy have been selected as the best papers published in the journal for 2014.



Posted:  January 20, 2015

Matt Williams' Scholarship 2014

Matt Williams' Scholarship 2014

Congratulations to Class of 2016 students, Daniel Greenberg, Sabrina Martha and Olivia Dallas for being chosen by their classmates as the recipients of the 2014 Matt William's Scholarship. They were honored on Monday, November 3rd, 2014 at a Luncheon that included speeches by Dean Laura Siminoff, Chair Emily Keshner and Carole Williams (Matt's mother). 

The students were nominated by their peers for demonstrating qualities that embodied Matt's life -- particularly that of having a servants heart!

Congratulations to all!


Posted:  November 4, 2014

Check out all the publications and grants from our faculty over the last year!


Ojha HA; Egan WE, Crane P. The addition of manipulation to an extension-oriented intervention for a patient with chronic LBP. JMMT, 2013; 21(1): 40-47.

Galgon AK, Anderson HD. Differential diagnosis of dizziness, in Case Files in Physical Therapy: Acute Care, EE, Jobst (ed), McGraw-Hill, 2013.

Posted:  June 10, 2014

Graduation 2014

Temple Physical Therapy DPT Class of 2014 graduation in Philadelphia, PA

Last week, the Class of 2014 graduated from Temple PT Program. The graduates included approximately 50 entry-level and 8 transitional DPT students. All graduates were honored at the commencement activities of the College of Public Health in the Liacouras Center. 



Posted:  May 21, 2014