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Physical Therapy

Dawson Receives National Outstanding New Academic Faculty Member Award

Written By: Camille Dolan ’98 | June 26, 2018
Assistant Professor Nicole Dawson of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program received the Margaret L. Moore Award for Outstanding New Academic Faculty Member from the...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Research Aims to Help Children with Communication Disorders Gain a Voice through Apps

Written By: Rachel Williams | June 5, 2018
Researchers at the University of Central Florida and the University of New Mexico have been awarded a $2.7 million National Institutes of Health grant to...
Physical Therapy

UCF-Orlando Health Physical Therapy Residency in Neurology Gains National Accreditation

Written By: Karen Guin | May 14, 2018
Orlando’s first physical therapy residency program in neurology was accredited April 30 by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education. The University of...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Speaking About Better Vocal Health

Written By: Camille Dolan ’98 | May 2, 2018
It seems counter-intuitive, but as Professor Bari Hoffman Ruddy explains, “Whispering can actually lead to more damage. It is hard on the vocal folds due...
Physical Therapy

Stock Named Fellow of the National Strength and Conditioning Association

Written By: Karen Guin | April 23, 2018
Assistant Professor Matt Stock of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program has been selected a Fellow of the National Strength and Conditioning Association. The prestigious recognition is bestowed to...
Kinesiology

Jeffrey Stout Receives Alma Mater’s Alumni Achievement Award

Written By: UCF Communications Staff | April 4, 2018
In 2011, UCF recruited Professor Jeffrey Stout to help build a new doctoral program. Within four years, the National Academy of Kinesiology ranked the Exercise Physiology doctoral...
Social Work

Katherine Payares ’12 ’13 Named to UCF’s 2018 30 Under 30

Written By: Camille Dolan | April 3, 2018
UCF Alumni announced the recipients of its fourth annual 30 Under 30 Awards on March 30. This year’s class includes marketing and communications professionals, entrepreneurs, engineers, software...
Health Sciences

Sarah Gitto ’11 ’14 ’17 Named to UCF’s 2018 30 Under 30

Written By: Camille Dolan | April 3, 2018
UCF Alumni announced the recipients of its fourth annual 30 Under 30 Awards on March 30. This year’s class includes marketing and communications professionals, entrepreneurs, engineers, software...
Social Work

UCF Partnership Helps Nonprofit Expand and Thrive

Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | March 20, 2018
Since 2008, the School of Social Work at the University of Central Florida has been a major partner with HOPE Helps, a nonprofit in Oviedo, by providing many...
Social Work

Alumni Spotlight: Bill D’Aiuto ’92 ’94

Written By: Camille Dolan ’98 | March 12, 2018
For nearly 40 days, William D’Aiuto ’92 ‘94 and his team at the Department of Children and Families (DCF) worked tirelessly to help residents of...