CHPS News

Physical Therapy

Rothschild Wins Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Award

Written By: Karen Guin | April 4, 2016
Carey Rothschild, a lecturer in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program, received the Faculty Excellence in Mentoring Doctoral Students Award in the “Social Sciences, Humanities, Education,...
Health Sciences

Statnews.com Reports on Rovito’s Advocacy for Men’s Health

Written By: Karen Guin | March 29, 2016
Michael Rovito, assistant professor of health professions, is the contrarian in today’s @statnews article, “A contrarian push to get men to check their testicles for lumps.”...
Physical Therapy

Activity Day for Children with Disabilities Is This Saturday, April 2

Written By: Karen Guin | March 29, 2016
Children with physical and developmental disabilities will have an opportunity to stretch, kick, and play games at Let’s Ignite! Activity Day this Saturday, April 2, on...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Rivers Helps Students Land Coveted Research Internships

Written By: Karen Guin | March 2, 2016
Two UCF students are heading to Michigan this summer thanks to guidance from faculty mentor Kenyatta Rivers, associate professor of communication sciences and disorders. Undergraduates Andrea Siguenza...
Athletic Training

AT Student Shines at Conference

Written By: Karen Guin | February 16, 2016
What do you do when you are faced with delivering a presentation to over 600 athletic training professionals, mentors, and peers?  If you are Angelique...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Orlando Sentinel Reports on New NIH Study

Written By: Naseem Miller, Orlando Sentinel | February 5, 2016
Research in Central Florida: UCF Professor Developing Interventions for Kids with Speech Problems For more than a decade, Dr. Jennifer Kent-Walsh has been studying how...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

UCF, Florida Hospital Research Collaboration Awards First Grant

Written By: Barbara Abney | February 4, 2016
A collaboration between the University of Central Florida and Florida Hospital has awarded its first $20,000 seed grant to a team that will study the...
Physical Therapy

UCF Unveils First-of-its-Kind Cafe in Florida

Written By: Karen Guin | February 1, 2016
Ten years ago Diana Tafur was ejected from a New York City taxi in an accident involving a drunk driver and landed on her head....
Communication Sciences and Disorders

2016 Brutten Fluency Symposium to Be Held Jan. 29

Written By: Karen Guin | January 25, 2016
The 2016 Gene J. Brutten Fluency Symposium will take place Friday, Jan. 29, 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., in UCF’s Student Union, Cape Florida Ballroom. The symposium will feature presentations...