Physical Therapy

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McClure Wins Honored Professor Award at Philadelphia Hand Symposium

Dr. Phil McClure, chair and professor of physical therapy, received the Honored Professor Award at the 2015 Philadelphia Hand Symposium. He gave several lectures on topics including “Shoulder Diagnostic Classification,” “The Effect of Pain and Fatigue on Shoulder Muscle Activation,” and “The...

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Eckenrode and Tate Present on the Assessment and Management of Scapula Dysfunction

Dr. Brian Eckenrode, assistant professor of physical therapy, and Dr. Angela Tate, adjunct professor of physical therapy, presented on the “Assessment and Management of Scapula Dysfunction” at the Philadelphia Hand Symposia sponsored by the Hand Rehabilitation Foundation on March 9, 2015.

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Stackhouse Publishes Paper in ‘International Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation’

Dr. Scott Stackhouse, associate professor of physical therapy, published a study titled “Task Practice with or without Cellular Transplantation Promotes Recovery of Reach-to Grasp Function after Cervical Spinal Cord Injury” in the International Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. It...

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

Eckenrode Publishes Book Chapter in ‘A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation’

Brian Eckenrode, assistant professor of physical therapy, wrote a book chapter titled “Effects of Aging on Joints and Ligaments” in the book A Comprehensive Guide to Geriatric Rehabilitation.

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

Stackhouse Advises Current Physical Therapy Students on Building Their Resume

Dr. Scott Stackhouse, associate professor of physical therapy, represented the Section on Research of the American Physical Therapy Association at the National Student Conclave meeting of physical therapy students held in Milwaukee, Wis. from Oct. 30 through Nov. 1. He gave a presentation during a...

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

McClure Receives Carlin-Michels Achievement Award from the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association

Dr. Phil McClure, professor of physical therapy, received the Carlin-Michels Achievement Award from the Pennsylvania Physical Therapy Association at its annual meeting on Nov. 1, 2014. The award acknowledges sustained outstanding contributions to the profession of physical therapy.

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

Tomlinson Presents at the American Physical Therapy Association Education Leadership Conference

Dr. Susan Tomlinson, assistant professor of physical therapy, presented a platform at the American Physical Therapy Association Education Leadership Conference held in Kansas City, Mo., on Oct. 10 and 11, 2014. The topic, “Comparison of student performance after short versus long final clinical...

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

McClure Presents at the Movement Analysis World Conference in Rome

Dr. Phil McClure, professor of physical therapy, gave a lecture titled “Subacromial Pain: Scapular Motion Analysis and Rotator Cuff Activation” at the 1st Movement Analysis World Conference in Rome, Italy in the fall. This was a combined meeting of the Italian Society of Clinical Movement Analysis...

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

Arcadia University Orthopaedic Residency Granted Accreditation by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education

The Arcadia University Orthopaedic Residency, coordinated by Dr. Brian Eckenrode has been accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education. Official commencement of this program's accreditation begins on Sept. 30, 2014 and lasts for a period of five years. The...

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

Shah Joins the Department of Physical Therapy, Conducts Research for National Institutes of Health Funded Project

The Department of Physical Therapy welcomes Dr. Kshamata Shah, a post-doctoral researcher who will be working on a National Institutes of Health-funded project titled “Neurophysiology of Rotator Cuff Weakness.” Dr. Shah received her physical therapy training from Maharashtra University of...

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

Eckenrode and McClure Present at the Continuing Education Course ‘Current Concepts for Running/Throwing Athlete’

Dr. Brian Eckenrode, assistant professor of physical therapy, and Dr. Phil McClure, chair of the Department of Physical Therapy, presented topics at the continuing education course “Current Concepts for the Running/Throwing Athlete” sponsored by Moss Sports Rehab and Einstein Sports Medicine and...

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Feb 26, 2015 Frances Dumlao

Day Receives the Ellington Beavers Award for Intellectual Inquiry

Dr. Kristin Vamvas Day, assistant professor of Physical Therapy, was awarded the Ellington Beavers Award for Intellectual Inquiry for her research: “Examination of resting state EEG in persons with severe brain injury: neural mechanisms for the recovery of consciousness.”