This summer was the inaugural use of the new Human Anatomy Lab (HAL), located in the recently renovated Hill Center. This state-of-the-art facility allows the department to continue to offer hands-on cadaver dissection experience to students as well as enhance educational programs across campus and the medical community.
We are fortunate to welcome the new director of HAL, Dr Jim...
Kayleigh Plumeau, PT, DPT
Kayleigh is an Ithaca area native who graduated from the Ithaca College physical therapy program with her M.S./DPT in 2008. She has spent the majority of her career as a clinic director at a private outpatient practice in Rochester, NY and has also worked in home health in both the Rochester and Ithaca areas. Kayleigh has served as a clinical...
Brooke Shilling is silent, her eyes focused on the goal ahead of her. She slowly extends her hand, her arm still bent at the elbow as she puts full effort and concentration into shifting her weight forward to make contact with the hand in front of her. She’ll make it, but it won’t be easy.
Schilling is exhibiting all the symptoms of a low-functioning patient who suffered...
The Physical Therapy Department would like to congratulate graduate student Candice Brown on being awarded the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions (ASAHP) Scholarship of Excellence. The purpose of this scholarship program is to recognize outstanding students in the allied health professions who are achieving excellence in their academic programs and have significant potential to assume future leadership roles in the allied health professions.
Jill Mayer, PT, DPT, NCS and 7 graduate students of the Department of Physical Therapy are looking to identify individuals who have a diagnosis of cancer (any type) or are newly in remission who are interested in receiving an individualized home exercise program. Participants must also be currently going through active cancer treatment or less than 90 days post their final treatment.