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Interprofessional Simulation Conference November 14-15, 2017

After a great deal of careful planning, The 2nd Interprofessional Simulation Conference will take place on November 14th-15th at the Emory Conference Center and Hotel located on the main Emory University Campus. The Conference mission is to bring together groups of health science educators and healthcare providers to promote and determine best practices and assessment […]

Marie Johanson, PT, PhD, to receive the Emory University School of Medicine Dean’s Teaching Award.

Marie Johanson, PT, PhD, Board-Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist was selected to receive the Emory University School of Medicine Dean’s Teaching Award for the academic year 2016-2017. The award recognizes superior teaching of medical and allied health professional students, the dedication and skill in teaching, and mentoring students in the classroom and the clinic. Dr. Johanson […]

Emory University receives $4.5 million in USAID!

Emory has received a $4.5 million four year grant from USAID to establish the profession of Physical Therapy in the country of Georgia. The grant will be used to establish a PT training center in the Emory Kobaladze Learning Center in Tbilisi, and to establish a clinic in Tbilisi and Batumi, the second largest city […]

Celebrating student accomplishments

Emory University students recognized at the Foundation for Physical Therapy’s events at the 2017 NEXT Conference for their dedication and support to the foundation! The Foundation for Physical Therapy presented Emory University’s PT Program with Honorable Mention for their fundraising efforts through the 2016-2017 VCU-Marquette Challenge. Honorable Mention is awarded to schools who show dedication […]

Zoher Kapasi, PT, PhD, MBA wins the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Allied Health Professional Health Care Hero Award!

Zoher Kapasi, PT, PhD, MBA wins the Atlanta Business Chronicle’s Allied Health Professional Health Care Hero Award! This award honors leaders in health care who are influential in the metro Atlanta area. Dr. Kapasi was nominated for this award by Jonathan S. Lewin, Executive Vice President for Health Affairs; Executive Director, Woodruff Health Sciences Center; […]