Recent News in Physical Therapy

    Age in Action - Winter 2017
    Jan 30, 2017
    This issue features a case study on older drivers and safety, research on income and life expectancy, a remembrance of a valued colleague with cerebral palsy, editorials on No Wrong Door and on Meeting Aging-Related Needs, Calendar notices, and other blurbs and items.

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    Make it possible with physical therapy
    Jan 3, 2017
    VCU Physical Therapy RUN lab was acknowledged.

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    Go-Baby-Go Collaboration with CHoR
    Jan 3, 2017
    VCU Physical Therapy worked in collaboration with the Children's Hospital of Richmond to modify battery operated cars for children with disabilities.

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    Age in Action - Spring 2016
    Apr 20, 2016
    This issue features a case study on the troubling matter of financial exploitation of older adults, the impact of undue influence on vulnerable elders, and the possible role of legislative initiatives in preventing the exploitation and much more.

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    Age in Action - Winter 2016
    Jan 25, 2016
    In our newest edition of Age in Action, learn how the PALETTE program enhances student understanding of aging through intergenerational visual arts and movement arts and more.

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    Bob Lamb Distinguished Lecturer
    Oct 26, 2015
    This year’s Bob Lamb Distinguished Lecturer is G. Kelley Fitzgerald, PhD, PT, FAPTA, Associate Dean of Graduate Studies, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, Professor, Department of Physical Therapy, and Director of the Physical Therapy Clinical and Translational Research Center, University of Pittsburgh.

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    Age in Action - Fall 2015
    Oct 16, 2015
    Learn about building interprofessional teams through evidence-based practice training in falls prevention and more.

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    RFP Due Date for GTE is Nov 2nd
    Oct 16, 2015
    We are pleased to announce that the Virginia General Assembly has continued its appropriation for this important grant funding opportunity for geriatrics workforce development. The proposal due date for the GTE initiative is Monday, November 2nd at 11:59 PM.

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    Miami-Marquette challenge 2015
    Jul 9, 2015
    The Foundation for Physical Therapy recognized Virginia Commonwealth University as the second place winner of the 2014-2015 Miami-Marquette Change.

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    Marty Clendenin receives Lifetime Achievement Award
    Jul 9, 2015
    This year’s Lifetime Achievement Award was given at the MCV Alumni reunion to Marty Clendenin, class of 1965 for the lifetime of contributions that she has made to Physical Therapy education.

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