Eckenrode, PT Students Run Another Lap with Back on My Feet

By Christopher Sarachilli | November 5, 2015

Doctor of Physical Therapy students work with a runner from Back on My Feet at a 2014 clinic.

Dr. Brian Eckenrode ’97, ’99M, PT, DPT, OCS, and physical therapy students will again collaborate with runners from Back on My Feet, a national nonprofit that uses running to empower and support those experiencing homelessness, to provide pro bono running injury analysis to several runners from the organization.

At 6:30 p.m. on Nov. 10 in the Health Sciences Center, runners from Back on My Feet will undergo a comprehensive evaluation that includes gait analysis, strength and flexibility assessment, and individualized exercise programs.

The event, part of a series of collaborations with the nonprofit, is held in conjunction with the Doctor of Physical Therapy program and the Department of Physical Therapy’s Running Injury Clinic.

For more information, contact Dr. Brian Eckenrode at or (215) 572-2097.