ITHACA, NY — Ithaca College students continue to score well above the national average on certification exams for both athletic training and physical therapy.
Over the last three years, the Ithaca College pass rate for the Board of Certification exam for athletic trainers has been 100 percent, with 47 out of 47 Ithaca graduates passing on their first try. The national...
Barbara Belyea, Clinical Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, and Ithaca College Physical Therapy graduate student Julie Orlando recently published a research article in the September issue of Journal of Athletic Medicine. The article, titled “A Case Study: The Self-Determination Theory and the Integration of Smartphone Technology to Enhance Adherence to Home Exercise Programs,” was based on an independent study Orlando completed in the OT/PT Clinic last year.
Katherine Beissner, Professor in the Department of Physical Therapy, recently published two interrelated papers in the Fall issue of the Journal of Geriatric Physical Therapy.
Physical Therapy DPT student Timothy Reynolds was recently awarded the 2012 Sidney D. Rodenberg Memorial Scholastic Award. Given annually by the Alpha Eta Society, the national honor society for the allied health professions, the Rodenberg Award recognizes outstanding scholarship by an undergraduate pursuing a program in allied health.
Currently enrolled in Ithaca College's two-year...