Students from the School of Health Sciences and Human Performance participated in the annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium at Ithaca College last week.
The Whalen symposium showcases the best in intellectual and creative work by Ithaca College students, featuring research presentations by students from all five schools.
HSHP was well represented this year with more...
Larin, H., Wessel, J. (2015) Do emotional-social intelligence, caring, moral judgment and leadership of physical therapy students predict their clinical performance? International Journal of Learning, Teaching and Educational Research, 10(4).
Students from the theatre department took on different roles last week to assist sixth year physical therapy students to get hands on experience working with patients with neurological impairments as part of a cross-departmental collaboration.
Six student actors -- Aaron Roberts, Jose Useche, Alexandra Nicopoulos, Lydia Flock, Tyler Sapp, and Brooke Shilling -- participated across three lab sections of Neurological Rehabilitation II to portray different levels of recovery after traumatic brain injury from a motorcycle accident and various stages of Parkinson’s disease.
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The Ithaca College chapter of Alpha Eta Honor Society inducted new student and faculty members on February 19. Alpha Eta is a national honor society that recognizes outstanding academic achievements and leadership accomplishments in the Allied Health Professions (athletic training, exercise science, occupational therapy, physical therapy, and speech language pathology/audiology). Dr Paul Geisler (ESS), founder of the Ithaca College chapter of Alpha Eta, was the keynote speaker at the Induction Ceremony.