In 2015–16, ICPTSA members made many contributions to the IC community and the PT profession. The association updated and revised its constitution, hosted a professional development night to showcase the scholarship and service activities of current students, and held a speaker series to provide educational opportunities for students on campus.
Dr. Rumit Singh Kakar, P.T., Ph.D., and Ryan Norland, P.T., D.P.T. ’15 recently published "Opportunities for Regenerative Rehabilitation and Advanced Technologies in Physical Therapy: Perspective from Academia" in Physical Therapy Journal (PTJ). The article provides current perspectives on faculty and graduate...
Physical therapy students collaborated with faculty sponsors to conduct original research that they presented at the 19th annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium. Research topics included:
- The Benefits of a Six-Week Intensive Dual-Intervention Land and Aquatic-Based Physical Therapy Treatment Plan for a Patient with the Miller Fisher Variant of Acute Demyelinating...
The past year—2015–16—was another outstanding year of faculty and student accomplishments and of continuing to embrace the excitement of transition in the department. This was the second year we offered all six years of the PT program (including summer anatomy) on the Ithaca College campus; overall, that continues to be a positive experience for our students and...
Provost Benjamin Rifkin announced today that Michael Buck, Clinical Associate Professor in Physical Therapy, will serve a three-year term as Ithaca Seminar Coordinator. Dr. Buck was selected as a result of the September call for faculty interested in serving as Ithaca Seminar Coordinator and interviewing with Director of the ICC Vince DeTuri and the Vice Provost for Academic Programs Danette Johnson.