Following a fall semester of preparatory discussion sessions, Grace Wang (DPT3), Emily Gee (DPT3), Casey Nesbit (Assistant Professor) and Jet Lee (Associate Professor) from the UCSF/SFSU Graduate program in Physical Therapy went to Malawi for two weeks in December. They provided a three-day rehabilitation training program for 60 Home-Based Palliative Care Community Health Workers as well as physical therapy services at St. Gabriel’s Hospital. Malawi is a small, primary rural country in southeast Africa with a critical shortage of physical therapists. Dr.
Dr. Caroline Gugliemetti has recently been awarded the 9th Annual Bruce Hasegawa Excellence in Biomedical Research Award. The annual Hasegawa Award recognizes a Radiology and Biomedical Imaging graduate student or postdoctoral scholar exemplifying the scope and quality of investigation demonstrated by Dr. Hasegawa during his career. Dr.
At the 17th Annual Cole Valley Street Fair, held on September 24, 2017, Faculty members and students of the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science electrified the neighborhood of Cole Valley with their high energy and spirit. With open arms and smiles, our amazing team explained and demonstrated what it takes to be a physical therapist and how they serve our great community on a daily basis.