Former DPT Program Director and Professor Emeritus, Susan Herdman, PT, PhD, FAPTA has been awarded the Anne Shumway-Cook Lectureship for 2016 by the Neurology Section of American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). This Lectureship is designed to acknowledge and honor an individual who has made a significant contribution to the area of neurologic physical therapy research and practice. Recipients of the Ann Shumway-Cook Lectureship have distinguished themselves as an esteemed neurorehabilitation scientist whose work has influenced neurologic physical therapist clinical practice. Dr. Herdman’s lecture at CSM 2016 will provide an opportunity to share experiences related to the translation of her research into physical therapy clinical practice.
Our Division is now fortunate to boast of two faculty members receiving this honor. Dr. Steve Wolf was the recipient of the Anne Shumway-Cook Lectureship for 2014.