News Archive

October 5, 2020

There are many milestones in an individuals’ career that highlight their efforts and reward hard work.

August 23, 2020

Articles in a recent issue of the Orthopedic Physical Therapy Practice (OPTP) journal had one thing in common: they were all authored by faculty, students, and alumni of the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program…

August 21, 2020

When Michael Taber, a 2017 alumnus of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program (DPT) at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), sees an issue that needs to be addressed, he readily tries to find a solution.

August 6, 2020

Students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) are putting self-care into health care.

August 6, 2020

“I admire that this program allows us to take an in-depth and intensive approach to the world of pediatrics. It will allow for many unique experiences I would not get anywhere else in my education,” said Mary-Kate Bennett (DPT’21).

June 16, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed how society operates on a day-to-day basis, and that includes practicing physical therapy.

May 15, 2020

Faculty and students from the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) program braved the cold and snow earlier this year to share knowledge and further their skills at the annual American Physical Therapy Association (…

April 30, 2020

Leanna Blanchard, DPT ’15, could be considered an overachiever. After earning her Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) from the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS), Blanchard attended an orthopedic residency offered by GW and Johns Hopkins Hospital (JHH…

April 9, 2020

Hands-on experience is one of the best ways to learn and a new student-sponsored lecture series at the George Washington University (GW) School of Medicine and Health Sciences (SMHS) Doctorate of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program allows students to do just that.

March 25, 2020

Physical therapy students from the George Washington University (GW) might not have made any layups or three-pointers, but they had a hand in a successful wheelchair basketball tournament hosted in January by the Division I team the MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital (MNRH) Punishers.