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Athletic Training

Schellhase, Ingersoll Receive Honors, Recognition from National Athletic Trainers’ Association

Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | August 7, 2019
The National Athletic Trainers’ Association recently recognized Dean Christopher Ingersoll and Kristen Schellhase, associate lecturer and athletic training program director, during the organization’s convention in...
Collegewide

New Leadership Appointments for the College of Health Professions and Sciences

Written By: The School of Social Work, Drexler James, and Camille Dolan | August 5, 2019
As one of his first official duties as founding Dean, Christopher I. Ingersoll announced key leadership appointments for the College of Health Professions and Sciences. “I...
Collegewide

Get to Know UCF College of Health Professions and Sciences Dean

Written By: CAMILLE DOLAN ‘98 | August 1, 2019
UCF may have ALPACA (the Advanced Cryogenic L-Band Phased Array Camera for Arecibo), but founding Dean Christopher Ingersoll of the new College of Health Professions...
Kinesiology

UCF Partners with The Paragon School to Develop Health Promotion Interventions for Youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder

Written By: CAMILLE DOLAN ‘98 | July 31, 2019
When Jeanette Garcia, an assistant professor in the School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy was in grade school and high school in Pittsburgh, she noticed...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

CSD Students Join Camp We Sign for Adaptive Production of “Snow White”

Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | July 31, 2019
Children from Camp We Sign, a Central Florida summer camp for children with hearing or language disorders, traveled through the Enchanted Forest with Snow White,...
Social Work

To everything there is a season…

Written By: Bonnie L. Yegidis, Ph.D. MSW | July 30, 2019
Dear Students, Colleagues and Community Partners, I write to let you know that I will be retiring from the University of Central Florida. This decision...
Physical Therapy

Hanney Earns National Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist Award

Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | July 29, 2019
William Hanney, an associate professor in the School of Kinesiology and Physical Therapy, recently received the Sports Medicine/Rehabilitation Specialist Award from the National Strength and...
Kinesiology

First Kinesiology Student Accepted into DeVos Sport Business Management Program

Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | July 17, 2019
When Gabriella Pacetti ’19 BS found out she had been accepted into the DeVos Sport Business Management Program at UCF, she was shocked. “I was...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Internships Provide a Variety of Opportunities for CSD Students

Written By: Drexler B. James ’13 | June 24, 2019
Public schools, private clinics, nursing homes and hospitals are just a few places where communication sciences and disorders students intern during the year. With more...
Physical Therapy

Physical Therapy Students Volunteer at Peruvian Clinic

Written By: CAMILLE DOLAN ‘98 | June 24, 2019
For the past three years, students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program have traveled to Yantaló, Peru, to volunteer at a medical clinic there....