DPT Faculty Member Kathy Lee Bishop, PT, DPT, CCS chosen for a Crystal Apple Award
DPT Faculty Member, Randy Trumbower, PT, PhD receives APTA's Eugene Michels New Investigator Award
DPT Faculty Member, Michael Borich, DPT, PhD selected as a CORRT Scholar
DPT Director Appointed to APTA's Excellence in Physical Therapist Education Task Force
DPT Faculty Member, Dr. Sara Pullen, quoted in Emory School of Medicine Alumni Newsletter
Fifth Annual White Coat Ceremony Held for DPT Class of 2017
Service of Gratitude – Held on Friday, September 5, 2014 at Canon Chapel
Emory DPT Receives Awards at APTA Foundation Gala
Bruce Greenfield appointed to APTA Ethics and Judicial Committee
Zoher Kapasi Elected to Serve on the Board of Directors of ACAPT
DPT Faculty Member receives award from American Heart Association
Emory stroke team part of NIH network
Promising new treatment to help people with spine injuries walk better
Emory DPT Continuing Education Program organized and hosted a nationally recognized event
Emory DPT Hosts Fall Fit Fest in Partnership with Gigi's Playhouse
Emory DPT Students Support the National Parkinson Foundation
Good Samaritan Health Center Back to School Clinic and Block Party was held on Saturday, August 3
DPT Faculty Member completes requirements for recognition as FAAOMPT
DPT Students accept Marquette Challenge Award of Merit and Biggest Stretch Award at APTA Annual Conference
"Get a Leg Up on Gait Analysis and Intervention: Applied Biomechanics as a Foundation for Clinical Decision Making"
Dr. Susan Herdman awarded 2013 Balance Awareness Week Honorary Chair by VEDA.
DPT wins the Biggest Stretch Award- Pittsburgh-Marquette Challenge!
Congratulations to the DPT Class of 2013!
DPT Program Earns Runner-Up in a GA Publix Marathon's Hydration Station Challenge
DPT/MBA student participates in a 50k (31 mile) run for lymphedema research.
Emory DPT seeking part-time faculty, assistant professor with expertise and passion for clinical education.
Trumbower's research highlighted on the Congressionally Directed Medical Research Programs (CDMRP) website.
Karen Wilson, a Dual Degree Student, was selected for the 2013 SPT Minority Scholarship Award for Academic Excellence!
Emory DPT Students raised over $8000 for Pittsburgh-Marquette Challenge!
Emory DPT Student Named 2013 Who's Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges
Emory University Doctor of Physical Therapy Alumni Reception at CSM 2013
Emory Division of Physical Therapy Opens a Pro-Bono Physical Therapy Clinic
Emory University Alumni Reception:
January 23, 6:30-8:30pm.
San Diego Hilton, San Diego CA
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Emory DPT Ranked 7th in the US by US News and World Report
Dr. Trisha Kesar was awarded a research grant award by the American Heart Association
Emory Physical Therapy Phonathon on Monday, October 29 to raise money for the Emory Physical Therapy Scholarship Fund. Please donate and help us achieve our goal of 100% alumni and faculty participation!
Service of Gratitude - Held on Friday, September 7, 2012 at Canon Chapel
Fifth Annual White Coat Ceremony Held for DPT Class of 2015
Summer/Fall 2013 Extension publication available from the Emory Division of Physical Therapy
Two Emory DPT Alums Chosen As "Emerging Leaders" Of Our Profession
Welcome Back Party: The Class of 2013 was welcomed back with enthusiasm and excitement at a "cook-out" styled celebration...
Emory DPT Faculty, Alumni, and Students Provide PT Services in Rural Jamaica
Promotion Announcement for Dr. Marie Johanson
Dr. Randy Trumbower is Member of Interdisciplinary Team Awarded Georgia Tech Petit Institute Grant
Emory DPT Faculty and Students Volunteer in South Georgia Farmworker Health Project
Strong Neurological Expertise Among Emory DPT Faculty
Meet the Class of 2015
Congratulations to the DPT Class of 2012
Faculty Member Bruce Greenfield Completes His Master Degree in Bioethics
Emory DPT accepting applications for its Orthopedic Residency Program
Emory DPT Students Win Honorable Mention in the Pittsburgh-Marquette Challenge
Dr. Randy Trumbower's Students at GA Tech Win 2012 InVenture Prize
Emory DPT Faculty and Students Travel to the Dominican Republic
Opportunity for VA Special Fellowship in Advanced Geriatrics
Dear Emory Physical Therapy Alumni,
You are cordially invited to attend the Emory University Alumni Reception during the APTA Combined Sections Meeting at the Chicago Hilton on February 10th in the Grand Traditional Room from 6:30pm – 8:30pm. We look forward to seeing you there.

Dr. Zoher Kapasi Officially Named PROGRAM DIRECTOR of the Emory Division of Physical Therapy
Emory DPT Student and Faculty Research Article Accepted for Publication
Dr. Randy Trumbower Appointed Membership to the GA Tech Institute for Bioengineering and Bioscience
Dr. Sarah Blanton Invited to Participate in Photography Exhibit at Emory's Cannon Chapel
Dr. Sarah Blanton Selected to Participate in 2012 ERRIS Workshop on Grant Writing
Dr. Marie Johanson Receives the "Teacher of the Year" Award from PTAG
Faculty Member Receives Emory University School of Medicine Dean's Teaching Award
Two More Students Accepted to Dual–Degree Progams
Service Learning Spotlight: Hispanic Health Fair
Fourth Annual White Coat Ceremony Held for DPT Class of 2014
Service of Gratitude – Held on Friday, September 9, 2011 at Canon Chapel
Dr. Sara Pullen Awarded Two Grants from the Emory Office of University–Community Partnerships
Emory DPT alumnus, Ben Braxley ('06) was recently elected to the nominating committee of the APTA
Emory DPT Faculty and Students Volunteer in South Georgia
Meet the DPT Class of 2014
Congratulations to the DPT Class of 2011
Congratulations! Emory University has won third place in the Pittsburgh–Marquette Challenge. Emory University raised a total of $23,819.14 in this year's Challenge.
The Michael C. Carlos Museum has generously provided Dr Trumbower's InSPIR laboratory nearly $200 in museum tickets for research participants. Many of the lab's research subjects are traveling from out-of-state (e.g., Alabama, Tennessee, North Carolina, and Florida) to participate in up to 5 consecutive days of testing. The tickets offer participants a fun activity while away from the lab.
Recent Publication from Dr. Randy Trumbower: Contributions of altered stretch reflex coordination to arm impairments following stroke.
Recent Publication from Dr. Andrew Butler: White Matter Integrity Is a Stronger Predictor of Motor Function Than BOLD Response in Patients With Stroke.
Dr. Randy Trumbower Attends NICHD Scientific Vision Workshop On Plasticity
Emory DPT Students and Faculty Work with Athletes in GA Special Olympics
4th Annual DPT Students, Faculty & Staff 5K Fun Run
Dr. Andrew Butler Selected as a Fellow for the 2011 Woodruff Leadership Academy
Dr. Andrew Butler Invited to be a Guest Scholar in Beijing, China
Service Learning in the Spirit of Physical Therapy Month 2010
Faculty Member Bruce Greenfield Becomes Faculty Affiliate in the Disability, Health, and Culture Certificate Program
Third Annual White Coat Ceremony Held for DPT Class of 2013
Service of Gratitude – Held on Friday, September 10, 2010 at Canon Chapel
Meet the Class of 2013
Faculty Member Andrew Butler Awarded Research Grant
Emory DPT Faculty Member, Susan Freed, and Emory DPT Alumna, Jessica Gibbs, are Recipients of the Dudley L. Moore 2010 Research Pilot Award
Emory Physical Therapy Graduate, Megan Brock, Receives Mary McMillan Scholarship Award
Faculty member, Randy Trumbower, is in the News
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We invite you to explore the educational, clinical, research and community service opportunities available in the Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at Emory University, located on the main Emory Campus in the heart of Atlanta. A dedicated community of students, faculty, staff and clinical affiliates contribute to the success of our program. Our goal is to create an environment that nurtures inquisitiveness, knowledge, expertise and professionalism in our students and positions them to be leaders of the physical therapy profession.


Zoher Kapasi, PT, PhD, MBA
Director, Emory DPT Program

Contact Us: Division of Physical Therapy
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Atlanta GA 30322
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