During Winter break, SDSU Doctor of Physical Therapy students and our Director of Clinical Education, Kelly Prescher, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS traveled to Thailand to take part in an interdisciplinary medical mission trip, organized by the Health & Education Abroad through Leadership Brigade. They worked side by side with physicians and SDSU nursing students and […]
Congratulations to Carla Baxter (Class of 2018) on earning an APTA Minority Scholarship Award! This prestigious award recognizes physical therapy students for their professional character and academic excellence. Carla earned several other honors while she was a DPT student at SDSU, based on her unwavering commitment to community service (particularly with underserved populations) as well […]
As part of the San Diego Triathlon Challenge, the Challenged Athletes Foundation hosts the Ossur Running and Mobility Clinic, where kids and adults with prosthetic legs can learn to run, improve their speed, agility and balance, all in a supportive and encouraging environment. On October 20, 2018, a number of our DPT students and […]
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!