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.
The show follows the journey of young women as they learn about science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) careers in the real world by immersing themselves in it with the help of leading female innovators.
The interdisciplinary endeavor aims to establish USC as a world leader in the use of virtual technologies for healthcare.
On Friday, May 10, 2019 the USC Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy conferred 96 doctor of physical therapy, 7 doctor of philosophy and 9 master of science degrees. Check out photos from the commencement ceremony.
Rini Varghese PhD ’21 is the first-ever division recipient awarded the prestigious F31 grant for her work on stroke rehabilitation.
Former L.A. Lakers athletic trainer Gary Vitti to address division graduates at the 2019 Commencement ceremony.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Physical Therapy Barbara Sargent is leading a new study to find out if a particular type of movement — decreased selective leg control — can be used to diagnose cerebral palsy in very early infancy.
UCL injury has been occurring more frequently in college baseball athletes, especially pitchers, in the past decade, and USC physical therapy researcher Lori Michener is hoping to one day prevent it altogether.
Assistant Professor of Research Christina Dieli-Conwright awarded $25K to study how physical function, body composition and certain biomarkers are affected by cancer treatment.
Join us for Class of 2019 Commencement on May 10 starting at 3 p.m. in Bovard Auditorium with a reception to follow in the Tutor Center Ballroom.