Mason Hearn (DPT, Class of 2020; SDSU MS Applied Movement Science, Class of 2017) earned a President’s Award at the 2018 SDSU Student Research Symposium for his study entitled, “Acrophobic? Let’s walk the plank.” His mentor on the project was DPT faculty member, Dr. Harsimran Baweja. Congratulations, Mason! A list of other presentations at the […]
Our fourth cohort of the SDSU Doctor of Physical Therapy program graduated on May 11, 2018! We are proud of our new graduates and are excited to see our new colleagues on their way!
Many of our faculty and second- and third-year students attended the Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association on Feb 21-24, 2018 in New Orleans, Louisiana. The Doctor of Physical Therapy Student Association applied for the competitive Student Success Fee Award and was granted the funds to support student travel and lodging costs […]
Three students from our first cohort (Class of 2015), Julianne Stewart, Gail Bachman, and Clarissa Cooper, published work from their doctoral project entitled “Circadian dysfunction and ﬂuctuations in gait initiation impairment in Parkinson’s disease” in the journal Experimental Brain Research. Congratulations!
Dr. Tuttle received a research grant from the National Institutes of Health for her project “An Innovative Rehabilitation Approach for Women with Anal Incontinence.” This project, in collaboration with investigators at UCSD, will investigate the use of different muscle contractions and exercises on the sphincter muscles and muscles of the pelvic floor with the goal […]