News & Events
The University of Rhode Island Physical Therapy Department will be hosting Internationally recognized sports physical therapist Dr. George Davies on Saturday September 13, 2014 as our first annual distinguished lecturer. Dr. Davies will present Advances in Examination and Treatment of Patients with Selected Shoulder Conditions: Emphasis on Evidence-Based Practice. To register contact Dr. Jeff Konin […]
Applications for the 2015 incoming class need to be submitted to PTCAS by October 1, 2014
September 25, 2014 4:00 – 6:00 PM. 25 West Independence Way, Suite J, Kingston, RI 02881 Meet DPT faculty and current students; tour classrooms and labs, and get your application questions answered. Plus Food! Raffle!
Members of the University of Rhode Island’s Doctoral Physical Therapy Program faculty recently contributed their work at the Annual American Physical Therapy Association’s Combined Sections Meeting held in Las Vegas. Dr. Jennifer Audette, along with two colleagues – Lana Svien, from the University of South Dakota, and Cathy Peterson from the University of the Pacific […]
The Physical Therapy program won the honor of hosting one of University’s Distinguished Visiting International Scholars for 2014. Dr. Emma Stokes will be spending the week of April 7th through the 11th with us! Dr. Stokes is on the faculty at Trinity College in Dublin, Ireland and is the Vice President of the World Confederation […]
Destiny Chearino, a 22-year-old doctoral student in physical therapy at the University of Rhode Island, is considered the best female boxer in her 141-pound weight class in New England – and one of the best in the country.
After a national search, the URI Physical Therapy Department is pleased to announce the hiring of Jeff Konin, PT, PhD, ATC, FACSM, FNATA as Department Chair. Dr. Konin comes to URI from Eastern Connecticut State University. He has over fifteen years experience in Physical Therapy and Physical Therapy Assistant education, and is active in scholarly […]
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