Elon’s three-year, full-time Doctor of Physical Therapy program emphasizes a patient-centered approach to the profession. The program, which begins in January, immerses students in science and research while teaching them the value of respect and communication. Forty-eight weeks of hands-on clinical practicums reinforce the solid academics taught in the classroom. One hundred percent of Elon DPT students find employment after graduation.
The collaboration between engineering and physical therapy faculty has produced a prototype that targets nonhealing diabetic foot ulcers.
The associate professor of physical therapy education was appointed during the American Physical Association’s Combined Sessions Meeting in February
The alumni were recognized at the association's meeting in San Antonio, Texas.
Elon was well represented at the meeting in San Antonio, Texas, with one platform and 13 poster presentations.
Thanks to a partnership with El Centro de Español that empowers students to communicate in Spanish with patients, Carleigh High DPT'17 is spending several weeks at a hospital in Peru as part of her DPT clinical education experiences
Neiduski will provide leadership for graduate programs in physical therapy and physician assistant studies and follows Founding Dean Elizabeth Rogers, who retired in 2016.