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2nd Annual Beer Tasting Sponsored by Arcadia University’s Physical Therapy Department

Arcadia University’s Physical Therapy Department is sponsoring its 2nd Annual Fall Beer Tasting, highlighting craft beers from three local breweries. The event will take place on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 7 to 9 […]

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0 commentsSeptember 19, 2014 at 9:04 amEvents

DPT Students Help Grade Schoolers Become Scientists for a Day

DPT Students Help Grade Schoolers Become Scientists for a Day

On Aug. 9 at White Rock Baptist Church in West Philadelphia, students in Arcadia University’s Doctor of Physical Therapy program assisted with a carnival aimed at increasing scientific awareness and […]

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0 commentsAugust 15, 2014 at 2:48 pmCampus News

Arcadia University Names Dean of Health Sciences, Chair of Physical Therapy

Arcadia University Names Dean of Health Sciences, Chair of Physical Therapy

Arcadia University has announced that Rebecca Craik, PT, PhD, FAPTA, has been named dean for its College of Health Sciences, and Philip McClure, PT, PhD, FAPTA, has been named chair […]

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McClure Receives Grant from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

McClure Receives Grant from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

Dr. Philip McClure, professor of physical therapy at Arcadia University, was awarded a grant as a co-investigator from the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases (NIAMS), one […]

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0 commentsJuly 8, 2014 at 11:23 amScholarly & Creative

Oatis Coauthors Research Article in the International Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Oatis Coauthors Research Article in the International Journal of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Dr. Carol A. Oatis, professor of physical therapy at Arcadia University, coauthored “Variations in Delivery and Exercise Content of Physical Therapy Rehabilitation Following Total Knee Replacement Surgery: A Cross-Sectional Observation […]

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0 commentsJuly 8, 2014 at 10:33 amScholarly & Creative

Arcadia Puts Best Foot Forward with Free Running Clinic for Philadelphia Nonprofit

Arcadia Puts Best Foot Forward with Free Running Clinic for Philadelphia Nonprofit

On June 6, students from Arcadia’s Department of Physical Therapy collaborated with the Philadelphia chapter of Back on My Feet, a national nonprofit that uses running to empower and support […]

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0 commentsJune 24, 2014 at 11:48 amCampus News

PT Students Guide Group to Run, Dance, and Punch Their Way to Better Health

PT Students Guide Group to Run, Dance, and Punch Their Way to Better Health

By CHRISTOPHER SARACHILLI ’14 During the week of Movement Camp, Lou Cheveitz ran laps, sidestepped, worked on a floor mat, and danced the Macarena. From the second to fourth days, […]

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0 commentsJune 16, 2014 at 3:40 pmCampus News

June 11: Free Educational Seminar for Runners

June 11: Free Educational Seminar for Runners

The Arcadia University Running Injury Clinic will host the 2nd Annual Current Topics in Running, a free community educational event on Wednesday, June 11, 2014, from 7 to 8:15 p.m. This […]

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0 commentsJune 4, 2014 at 9:45 amEvents

Arcadia Wins Honorable Mention in 2013-14 Miami-Marquette Challenge

Arcadia University has received an honorable mention in the Foundation for Physical Therapy’s 2013-14 Miami­ Marquette Challenge. Arcadia University raised a total of $3,000 in this year’s Challenge, with a […]

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0 commentsMay 9, 2014 at 3:53 pmCampus News

Head of Arcadia’s Running Injury Clinic Offers Tips on Risk Factor, Foundation Building for Runners

Head of Arcadia’s Running Injury Clinic Offers Tips on Risk Factor, Foundation Building for Runners

Dr. Brian Eckenrode, assistant professor of physical therapy at Arcadia University and director of the Arcadia University Running Injury Clinic, offers tips for runners—just in time for Sunday’s Broad Street […]

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0 commentsMay 1, 2014 at 3:30 pmCampus News