News, Media and Stories | Physical Therapy

On July 8, six physical therapy students volunteered for the Special Olympics - Summer State Games in Corvallis, Oregon.  
They will retain their respective roles as director of the School of Physical Therapy and School of Physician Assistant Studies.
On May 1, second year physical therapy student Rachel Karpelowitz (‘2018) hosted a documentary on human rights.
Dr. Robert Nee has been invited to join a prestigious group of researchers, educators, and clinicians on the International Advisory Board for Musculoskeletal Science & Practice (formerly Manual Therapy).
Recently, more than 100 high school students from Aloha High School and Faith Bible High School toured the gross anatomy labs on Pacific University’s Health Professions Campus in Hillsboro as a capstone experience for their year-long anatomy class.
Please join us in congratulating Rebecca Gasca and Kayla Peters, second and first year PT students respectively, who were selected as recipients of the Sara Hopkins-Powell Scholarship Fund. 
On March 11, the Oregon Physical Therapy Association (OPTA) had its Annual Conference in Clackamas and our program was well represented by core and adjunct faculty, students from all three classes, and alumni. 
Dr. Kevin Chui contributed to an Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy document, “Essential Competencies in the Care of Older Adults at the Completion of a Physical Therapist Postprofessional Program of Study.” 
As part of her responsibilities as the Student Assembly President, 3rd year student Megan Roos (class of 2017) addressed students at CSM in San Antonio during the Student Assembly General Membership Meeting on Feb. 17, 2017. 
Becca Reisch, DPT, PhD, OCS, was recently named to an Associate Editor position for the Journal of Women’s Health Physical Therapy, the official journal for the APTA Section on Women’s Health which has a membership of approximately 3,000.

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