Several faculty and students from the Department of Physical Therapy participated in Temple University's College of Public Health Research Day on Tuesday, April 28th. This event, which was coordinated by Geoff Wright PhD, highlighted research performed throughout the college through poster and platform presentations.
Physical Therapy News
Date: Wednesday, May 6, 2015
Sponsored by: Philadelphia Clinical Education Corsotium
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Penn Presbyterian Medical Center
51 North 39th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Philadelphia Heart Institute Building, Room 106
DPT Program Open House
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.
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!
Congratulations to Linda Grass ('73) for this extraordinary achievement! The below article is from the Temple Health Jeanes Hospital website.