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Class of 2026 White Coat Ceremony

August 30, 2023
Join us to celebrate our newest UCSF/SFSU Doctor of Physical Therapy Class of 2026 at their White Coat Ceremony! This special occasion signifies their entrance into the physical therapy profession and transition into clinical studies.

Education Staff Team Wins Award from Academy of Medical Educators for Exemplary Service

August 24, 2023
Congratulations to the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science education staff team for winning the 2023 Jaclyn Witte Boyden Staff Team Award from the Haile T. Debas Academy of Medical Educators at UCSF. The team includes:

DPT Learner Georgina Janet Orozco Wins Rizing Tide Foundation Crest Scholarship

August 22, 2023
Georgina Janet Orozco, a learner in the UCSF/SFSU Graduate Program in Physical Therapy, has been awarded the full Crest Scholarship from the Rizing Tide Foundation, an organization dedicated to creating a more racially diverse and inclusive physical therapy workforce.

UCSF-Morehouse Summer Research Training Program Gains Momentum, Wins UC Funding

August 09, 2023
(from left) DPTRS Professor and Vice Chair for Research Richard Souza, PT, PhD, with Morehouse College mentees, Rodney Gross and Darius Ragland.

Sugar Rush: Scientists Discover Key Role of Glucose in Brain Activity

By Sarah C.P. Williams on April 20, 2023
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UCSF/SFSU DPT Commencement Ceremony 2023

March 29, 2023
DPT Class of 2023 Event Details: Date: Friday June 16, 2023 Location:  Robertson Auditorium, Mission Bay Conference Center 1675 Owens St, San Francisco, CA  Time: Doors Open: 5:00pm Ceremony Begins: 5:30pm

Year in Review 2022: Pathways to the Future

February 01, 2023
Learn about the various pathways the Department of Physical Therapy and Rehabilitation Science has developed, launched or enhanced to build the physical therapist clinicians, educators, scientists and advocates whose work improves the human experience by optimizing movement and fostering h

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