Physical Therapy News
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.
Several DPT students, alumni and faculty embarked on an amazing journey to Guatemala to perform service to the people! Keep up-to-date with the happenings by following their facebook page! What an amazing experience!
Dr. Emily Keshner, EdD, was a co-author on a recently published book entitled Virtual Reality for Physical and Motor Rehabilitation! Congratulations to Dr. Keshner and her co-authors on this accomplishment.
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.