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Student Profile: Cesar Toral

January 19, 2023
Q&A: DPT Student Cesar Toral

DPTRS Wins JEDI Scholarship

January 17, 2023
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Physical Therapist Students Build Community Partnerships

January 17, 2023
DPT students leading the Movin’ and Groovin’ exercise class at the SF Medical Respite CenterStudents in the UCSF/SFSU Graduate Program in Physical Therapy are engaged with three community partnerships serving marginalized populations in San Francisco.

Should We Redefine Asian American and Pacific Islander?

By Sam Pak, PT, DPT, cert MDT and Alex Dien, PT, DPT on May 01, 2022
The inauguration of Asian American and Pacific Island Heritage Month in the United States ensued from a conversation that Frank Horton, a representative from New York, had with a Capitol Hill staffer, Jeannie Jew, who brought the idea to him over 15 years before it was authorized by former...

Let's Develop a New Generation of Black Physical Therapy Leaders

By Monica Nolte, DPTc and Ashley Omwanghe, DPTc on February 01, 2022
As Black History Month comes to a close, we want to take time to recognize and celebrate the central role Black physical therapists have had in our profession. The contributions of Black physical therapists to the advancement of the profession and rehabilitation services cannot be taken for granted.

Reflections on Ableism

By Casey Nesbit, PT, DPT, DSc and Elise Armstrong, PT, DPT on October 01, 2021
During National Physical Therapy Month, physical therapists are highlighted and recognized as a critical health care provider. The Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Sciences  at UCSF recognizes the team effort in providing the highest quality of care to our patients and their...