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DPT Alumnus Ryan Cusack coaching
August 23, 2019

Ryan Cusack’s passion for sports and neurologic physical therapy is at a national high – 19th in the country, you could say.

Aimee Knecht, DPT ’18 Feature
August 06, 2019

“What is your typical desk height at work?” Questions like this may be difficult to answer, but for Aimee Knecht, DPT ’18, these questions are critical for preventing workplace injuries.

DPT students, National Awards
July 12, 2019

Getting involved in advocacy can be a daunting task for people unfamiliar with the ins and outs of legislation and politics. But that didn’t stop two Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program students at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS).

Margaret Plack, PT, DPT, EdD
June 14, 2019

No two people think alike. Although this allows for creativity and diversity, sometimes differing perspectives can be problematic in the realm of health care.

Hannah Kimberly with patient at the ice rink
June 05, 2019

Although she can be found in the physical therapy (PT) clinic wearing sneakers, Hannah Kimberly’s footwear of choice is actually ice skates.  

May 30, 2019

After earning a daunting 109 credits over eight consecutive semesters, with 34 weeks of full-time education and training, the members of the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program Class of 2019 gathered with faculty, family, and friends in the Dorothy Betts Marvin Theatre to celebrate their acc

GW PT Patients
May 16, 2019

Elise Ruckert and Karen Whitesell share a passion for physical therapy education. And that dedication has produced unique learning opportunities for physical therapy (PT) students at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

Shira Racoosin
May 13, 2019

Shira Racoosin (DPT ’20) has been selected as a recipient of the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) 2018 Student Excellence Award at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences.

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