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KSPT faculty have influence beyond the classroom

In addition to teaching responsibilities, the faculty of the Krannert School of Physical Therapy are active in research and scholarship, working to advance the practice and profession of physical therapy. Some recent faculty highlights include: Dr. Frank Bates, associate professor and the director of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program was inducted into the Academy of

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Physical therapy faculty to present at APTA national meeting

The University of Indianapolis Krannert School of Physical Therapy (KSPT) will be well represented at the Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) next month in Anaheim, California. KSPT faculty and students will present more than a dozen research programs and posters. The topics of the presentations include physical therapy education,

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KSPT presentation earns top billing at ortho meeting

Jeevan Pandya, a 2006 Krannert School of Physical Therapy alumnus and Dr. Jim Bellew (pictured), a KSPT professor, earned the 1st Place Award  for a poster presentation at the American Academy of Manual and Orthopedic Physical Therapists Annual Meeting in Louisville, Kentucky last month. The poster, “Successful management of bilateral lower extremity pain diagnosed as

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PT professor Slaven honored with national teaching & research award

Emily J. Slaven, PT, PhD, OCS, FAAOMPT, Cert MDT, assistant professor and academic director of the orthopaedic residency program at the University of Indianapolis Krannert School of Physical Therapy, was recognized as the 2015 recipient of the Margaret L. Moore Award in National Harbor, MD recently. The award, presented by the American Physical Therapy Association,

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KSPT professor recognized at Pacers game for stroke research

Dr. Stephanie Combs-Miller (second from right), a faculty member in UIndy’s Krannert School of Physical Therapy, was recognized at center court at the Indiana Pacers game for her innovative research efforts. Health Sciences Dean Dr. Stephanie Kelly and President Robert Manuel joined her during the pregame to present a check for $198,000 representing the total

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PT prof to share neuromuscular electrical stimulation research

Dr. Jim Bellew, professor in the Krannert School of Physical Therapy, will be a featured speaker at the 2015 MedWest Speakers Series in Calgary, Alberta Canada next month. Bellew, who is co-editor of the text Modalities for Therapeutic Intervention, will address physical therapists and athletic trainers from all over Canada about ongoing research on the

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KSPT faculty behind 24 research presentations at national PT meeting

When the Combined Sections Meeting (CSM) of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) rolls into Indianapolis, Indiana February 4-7, a dozen faculty members from the University of Indianapolis Krannert School of Physical Therapy will be on hand to make two dozen research presentations. KSPT faculty will share research outcomes and clinical observations on topics ranging

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