Dr. Lydia Le Page has been awarded a Christine Mirzayan Science and Technology Policy Fellowship by the National Academies. She will be spending 3 months in Washington DC as part of the Healthy Longevity Global Roadmap team, at the National Academy of Medicine.
The Inside UCSF 2020 application is now open! The UCSF Department of Physical Therapy is excited to invite you to apply and learn more about our Doctorate in Physical Therapy. This is an opportunity for current undergraduate students interested in an inside look at UCSF’s graduate programs to attend a two-day event highlighting education and career possibilities. There is no cost to selected applicants.
Another group of exceptional individuals was welcomed into the Physical Therapy profession! The class of 2022 had their White Coat ceremony on Sept. 29. The ceremony featured a keynote address by Dr. Wendy Katzman, Professor Emeritus, who spoke about “PT Practice: Beyond the Shake and Bake.”
Congratulations to our UCSF/SFSU 3rd year DPT students who gave platform presentations at the Tri-State Conference in Las Vegas! Tyler Baccaro, BS, DPT candidate, presented findings on negative pressure soft tissue mobilization on the iliotibial band of runners. Riikka Lampinen, BS, DPT candidate, presented findings on negative pressure massage compared to manual lymphatic drainage for women with breast cancer related lymphedema (student co-author Janella Leano pictured with Riikka Lampinen.)