The Peggy R. Williams Award for Academic and Community Leadership recognizes juniors and seniors who excel academically, perform service to the College community and nation, and represent an exemplary level of accomplishment. These students were recognized on Monday as part of the OSEMA (Office of Student Engagement and Multicultural Affairs) Recognition Ceremony in Emerson Suites.
We are proud to announce the recipients of the 2011-2012 Peggy R. Williams Award:
Dr. Christine McNamara, Department of Physical Therapy, was recently elected President of the Aquatic Physical Therapy Section of the American Physical Therapy Association.
Deborah Nawoczenski PT, PhD, Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, is a Co-Principal Investigator on a grant with Benedict DiGiovanni MD from the University of Rochester Department of Orthopaedics, that has received the prestigious Louis A. and Mildred M. Goldstein Award from the Department of Orthopaedics at the UofR .
Most people don't realize that musicians can suffer health issues as a result of their profession, but they can. Carpal tunnel syndrome, stress injuries, and back pain are just a few of the problems they may suffer due to repetitive practicing and performing.
Seven students from the physical therapy program spent their Spring Break in Washington DC, as the culmination of Clinical Associate Professor Barb Belyea's course on Military Medicine.