News & Events


Dr. Ann Van de Winckel will be speaking at the MN Stroke Association Conference on April 12th, 2018. Please visit the Minnesota Stroke Association for more information on how to register. 

The Division of Physical Therapy's Commencement Ceremony will be held on June 16th, 2018 at 11AM at the Northrop Memorial Auditorium. Click here for more detailed information. 

June 16, 2018 - 11AM
Northrop Memorial Auditorium
Contact: Liz Goebel 

The APTA's Section on Research (SOR) is pleased to announce Rebekah Lawrence as one of four recipients of the Inaugural 2018 APTA Biomechanics Special Interest Group Student Travel Award.  Ms. Lawrence is a PhD Candidate in the Division of Rehabilitation Science.  The award is for her work titled "The Relationship Between Glenohumeral Kinematics and Subacromial Proximities."  Ms. Lawrence is advised by Dr. Paula Ludewig.  In addition to Ms.

Dr. Corey McGee, Assistant Professor, Occupational Therapy and Rehabilitation Science, was recently announced as a recipient of a Grant-in-Aid Award from the University of Minnesota's Office of the Vice President for Research.  The award is in support of Dr. McGee's study titled "Dynamic Stability Exercises for Women with Disabling Thumb Osteoarthritis: A Validation Study."  Congrats, Corey!

The Institute for Engineering in Medicine (IEM) announced it has awarded Mary Foltz an IEM Walter Barnes Lang Fellowship.  This award will help with travel to present at the Orthopaedic Research Society (ORS) Annual Meeting.  Abstract title is "Quantitative T2* MRI Signal in the Intervertebral Disc Before and After Spinal Instrumentati