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DPT Students Selected to Present Research

Two Doctor of Physical Therapy students, Alec Hochrein and Kasey Keller, have been accepted to present their joint, student-led research via poster presentations at the Orthopaedic Summit: Evolving Techniques 2023, this September. The research projects are titled, Effects of Blood Flow Restriction on the shoulder’s internal and external rotators Post-Activation Potential performance using Hand Held Dynamometry and Effects […]

RiteCare Center receives monetary donation

Thanks to a monetary contribution in the amount of $400 from the Scottish Rite Masons, graduate students in the Communication Sciences and Disorders program will be able to create various personalized books to help medically fragile children communicate while hospitalized. The incorporation of language and literacy in the books will help to expand the child’s […]

WCHP Students Use Horses to Help People Overcome Illnesses

Throughout the months of March and April, the RiteCare Center for Communication Disorders (RCC) on Georgia Southern University Armstrong Campus partnered with Faith Equestrian Therapeutic Center to provide speech therapy to individuals with challenging illnesses using a combination of speech and animal-assisted therapy. Graduate communication sciences and disorders students had an opportunity to gain hands-on […]

CSDS Student Receives Eagle Excellence Award

Lauren Johnson, a graduate student in the Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSDS) program, received the Graduate Student Leadership and Service Award during Georgia Southern University’s annual Eagle Excellence Awards. Johnson’s award recognizes graduate students who have demonstrated a commitment to the advancement of leadership and involvement in student life. The Eagle Excellence Awards annually recognize […]

PT Day at the Capitol

This past February, 23 students from Georgia Southern University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy Class of 2024 had an opportunity to join other physical therapy students across Georgia for PT Day at the Capitol. This one-day event allows individuals to participate in activities at the state capitol demonstrating the physical therapy profession’s strong presence in Georgia […]