Associate Chair and Professor Chris Powers PhD ’96 has earned a Marian Williams Award for Research in Physical Therapy from the American Physical Therapy Association.
A new study finds that a brain distracted by math problems makes a body move with less pain.
USC doctor of physical therapy alumna uses free time, afforded by social distancing efforts, to provide frontline healthcare workers a little extra protection.
Professor Chris Powers has been named associate chair of the division, taking on the role from colleague Cheryl Resnik who stepped down last fall.
Beth Fisher uses the prestigious opportunity to challenge physical therapists to look beyond impairments to maximize recovery.
Their award-winning article, “Immediate and Short-term Effects of Thoracic Spine Manipulation in Patients with Cervical Radiculopathy: A Randomized Controlled Trial,” appeared in JOSPT in May 2019.
Professor Christopher Powers PhD ’96 delivered the annual lecture, which provides a platform for national leaders and researchers to think critically about the profession.
Their endeavor aims to better understand urologic chronic pelvic pain syndrome, which affects more than 10 million Americans.
The DPT Class of 2022 donned their white coats for the first time at the 2019 White Coat Ceremony on Aug. 22 held on the Broad Lawn at the Health Sciences Campus. Watch the video here.
This week, we welcome nearly 150 DPT students to USC. On Thursday, the new students put on their white coats for the first time and took an oath to uphold the professionalism and clinical excellence befitting a USC physical therapist. Click here for more about the class.