Congratulations to the DPT Class of 2012

On May 14, 2012, the Emory DPT Program graduated the DPT Class of 2012. The Emory University graduation ceremony was held on the quad where internationally renowned neurosurgeon and humanitarian, Dr. Benjamin S. Carson delivered the keynote address. The Emory Doctor of Physical Therapy Program ceremony followed, and commencement speaker Dr. Anthony Delitto, Professor and Chair Department of Physical Therapy and Associate Dean of Research School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh encouraged the new grads with words of wisdom as they move forward to begin their careers as physical therapists. The DPT ceremony took place in the Woodruff Health Sciences Center Auditorium, and a reception for students and their families, faculty and staff of the Division was held afterward on the plaza level.

The 2012 Student Marshall was Amy Kathryn DeArment and the Class Speaker was Robert Bell Morris. Please see the list below of students from the DPT Class of 2012.

Congratulations to all the 2012 Graduates!


Dr. Anthony Delitto delivers the commencement address


Dr. Zoher Kapasi, Director, gives welcoming remarks at the DPT graduation ceremony


Dr. David Burke, Chairman, Department of Rehabilitation Medicine gives remarks at the DPT graduation ceremony