News: Physical Therapy

UCF Supports Autism Community With Resources, Research

Written By: Rachel Williams ’15 ’20MA | April 12, 2023
UCF faculty conduct cutting-edge research on autism spectrum disorder, discovering innovative ways to better support this community. Through free camps and programs, Central Florida families can benefit from their work.

Residency Graduate Hammad Recognized with Early Career Professional Award

Written By: UCF and OH Neurologic Residency | April 5, 2023
UCF and Orlando Health Neurologic Residency graduate and UCF alumni Uzair “Z” Hammad, PT, DPT, was recognized by the Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy (ANPT) with an Early Career Professional...

Awardees Announced for 2023 Founders’ Day Faculty Honors Celebration

Written By: Joe Adams | March 31, 2023
UCF’s annual marquee event for faculty on April 5 highlights outstanding teaching, advising, mentoring, research, professional service and librarianship.

UCF Team Awarded $2.3M Grant for Innovative Intervention to Prevent Falls

Written By: Julie Harper ’01 | March 28, 2023
Through interdisciplinary collaboration and a community partnership, UCF researchers are seeking to address falling, which is the leading cause of injury and hospitalization among older adults. Falls — and the...

Residency Faculty Beato Recognized with Outstanding Residency Mentor Award

Written By: UCF and OH Neurologic Residency | March 25, 2023
UCF and Orlando Health Neurologic Residency Faculty and Residency Director Morris “Rick” Beato was recognized by the Academy of Physical Therapy Education with the Distinguished Mentor in Residency Education and...

Resident Sarah Kollas Presents on Functional Movement Disorders at Physical Therapy State Conference

Written By: UCF and OH Neurologic Residency | March 24, 2023
Sarah Kollas, PT, DPT, the current resident of the University of Central Florida – Orlando Health Neurologic Residency Program, co-presented with neurologic physical therapy experts at the Florida Physical Therapy...

American Physical Therapy Association Honors CHPS Associate Professor, Student and Alumni

Written By: CHPS Staff | March 17, 2023
The College of Health Professions and Sciences’ Division of Physical Therapy was well-represented at the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Combined Section Meeting with recognitions presented to a faculty member,...

Residency Faculty Marla Laloo Recognized as Outstanding Neurologic PT Clinician

Written By: UCF and OH Neurologic Residency | March 15, 2023
UCF and Orlando Health Neurologic Residency Faculty and UCF alumni Marla Laloo, PT, DPT, NCS was recognized by the Florida Physical Therapy Association Neurology Special Interest Group as the recipient...

Residency Faculty Kristen Cezat Presents with National Spinal Cord Injury Experts

Written By: UCF and OH Neurologic Residency | February 24, 2023
UCF and Orlando Health Neurologic Residency Faculty and spinal cord injury expert Kristen Cezat, PT, DPT, NCS, presented with spinal cord injury experts from around the country on the topic...

Residency Faculty Dawson, Beato, Present with National Dementia Task Force Members

Written By: UCF and OH Neurologic Residency | February 23, 2023
UCF and Orlando Health Neurologic Residency Research Coordinator Nicole Dawson PT, PhD, GCS, and Residency Director Morris “Rick” Beato, PT, DPT, GCS, NCS, presented with members of the Academy of...

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