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Physical Therapy

Gov. Scott Appoints Pabian to State’s Physical Therapy Board

Written By: Karen Guin | April 3, 2015
Gov. Rick Scott has appointed UCF faculty member Patrick Pabian to the Florida Board of Physical Therapy for a three-year term. Pabian (right) is director of...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Free Head and Neck Cancer Risk Assessment Available April 14

Written By: Karen Guin | March 31, 2015
Free Head and Neck Cancer Risk Assessment is available April 14 at the Crosby YMCA in Winter Park. Fla. The event will include risk assessments for thyroid cancer and...
Physical Therapy

Kids with Developmental Disabilities to Have Field Day All Their Own

Written By: Mark Schleub - UCF News and Information | March 23, 2015
Playing is a big part of being a kid. But for children with autism, cerebral palsy, Down syndrome and other physical and developmental disabilities, it...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Doctoral Student Achievements Include National Article, UCF Award

Written By: Karen Guin | March 6, 2015
The latest accomplishments of doctoral students in the department include an article in a national news magazine and a first-place award for research. Mary (Patterson) Mitchell is the author...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

Rivers Reports on Communication Skills Used by African American Children, Adolescents

Written By: Karen Guin | February 4, 2015
Associate Professor Kenyatta Rivers is a co-author of two studies on the language of African American children and adolescents published in the latest issue of the peer-reviewed journal...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

ASHA Leader: Zraick Advocates for Using Standardized Patients

Written By: Karen Guin | January 23, 2015
The ASHA Leader recently interviewed department Chair Richard Zraick for a feature article on ways to increase clinical training opportunities for graduate students in communication sciences and disorders. The January...
Communication Sciences and Disorders

College Furthers Developing Affiliation with University of Sao Paulo

Written By: Karen Guin | January 16, 2015
The College of Health and Public Affairs is one step closer to cementing an affiliation agreement with the University of São Paulo (USP) in Brazil that will foster research collaboration...