January 28, 2019

Congratulations to Arpita Vaidya, DPT, who will be starting the Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program at Kaiser in Woodland Hills, California, this month.

Arpita has been working at Kaiser's outpatient clinic in Thousand Oaks, California since November 2016. She also did over 2 years of inpatient as a per diem PT at UCLA, Outside of work, Arpita enjoys traveling, working out and spending time with family and friends.

We wish Arpita all the best in this next phase of her career!

December 19, 2018

Congratulations to Madeline (Ragan) Ratoza (Class of 2015) who will soon be joining the PhD in Physical Therapy program at Texas Woman’s University in Houston.

November 20, 2018

On Thursday, October 25, 2018, Elizabeth “EB” Forst paid a special visit to first, second, and third year students of the UCSF/SFSU Doctorate of Physical Therapy program. EB is a former physical therapist who sustained a tragic spinal cord injury. She has visited our program over the past few years sharing her experience on her accident, intensive rehabilitation, and her current daily life from the unique perspective of being a physical therapist. She also shared an excerpt from her book she is writing.

November 20, 2018

Congratulations to Professor Diane Allen, PT, PhD, and colleagues!

Their poster presentation was highlighted in the November issue of CPTA Education Updates. The authors include Dr. Allen, UCSF/SFSU graduates Jessica Gadayan, DPT, Rebecca Hughes, DPT, and Cathy Jang, DPT, and Sacramento State University and Samuel Merritt University colleagues Rolando Lazaro, PT, PhD, and Gail Widener, PT, PhD.