CU Physical Therapy Program News

  • 2PhysicalTherapists & a Bag of Chips

    2 Physical Therapists N' A Bag of Chips

    Oct 7, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    Today, we are incredibly honored to have as out first ever guest Dr. Mike Pascoe. Dr. Pascoe has a PHD in neurophysiology in human movement and is the anatomy instructor at the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical campus.
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  • Minda Morris

    Physical Therapist Draws on Personal Experience

    Jul 20, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    With a master's degree in engineering, a doctorate of physical therapy and a love of skiing, hiking, climbing and mountaineering, Minda Morris likes to work hard and play hard, enjoying time outdoors and helping others.
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  • Mary Jane Rapport

    APTA selects Rapport for Education Research Fellowship

    Jul 1, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    Mary Jane Rapport, PT, DPT, PhD, has been selected as the recipient of the APTA Early-Investigator Research Fellowship for the next academic year.
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  • Dyanna Haley-Rezac Headshot

    Clinical Instructor Receives National Award

    Jun 5, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    Clinical instructor Dr. Dyanna Haley-Rezac, PT, DPT, OCS, NCS, FAAOMPT has been awarded the Signe Brunnstrom Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).
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  • Pain & Health Supporting Graphic

    Register Now! Opioid Educational Day

    Jun 2, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    Registration is now open for the University of Colorado Physical Therapy Program’s educational day, Pain & Healthcare in Society: Changing Attitudes, Behaviors and Health Systems to Address the Opioid Crisis.
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  • Class of 2020 during oath ceremony

    Annual Oath Ceremony Welcomes Class of 2020

    May 31, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    On June 1st, the University of Colorado welcomed the Doctor of Physical Therapy Class of 2020 at their Annual Oath Ceremony.
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  • The Healthcare Education Transformation Podcast

    May 25, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    Dr. Dawn Magnusson of the APHPT and University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus comes on the show today to discuss her academic journey,Population Health Sciences, the layers of Wellness and Disease Prevention, wellness and prevention in regards to population health, and possible business models around prevention and wellness
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  • Pain Reframed | Physical Therapy | Pain Management

    May 17, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    This week, we welcome Dr. Paul Mintken to discuss, with us, the role of the physical therapist in solving the opioid epidemic. This viewpoint was recently published in the May edition of the Journal of Orthopaedic and Sports Physical Therapy by Dr. Mintken, Dr. Jeff Moore, and Dr. Tim Flynn.
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  • Stout Street Clinic

    CU PT Celebrates 20 Years at Stout Street Clinic

    May 5, 2019 by CU Physical Therapy
    20 years later, the University of Colorado Physical Therapy Program is still actively participating with the Stout Street Clinic, embracing the value it offers the community and students, as well as looking into the future of the relationship.
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  • Scholarship Reception 2018

    Students Recognized at Annual Scholarship Reception

    Apr 26, 2019 by CU Physical Therapy
    On March 5, the Annual Scholarship Reception was held at the home of alumna Joanne Posner-Mayer, bringing students, members of the CU Anschutz community, board members and donors together.
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  • Healthy Wealthy Residency Fellowship

    Healthy Wealthy & Smart - PT Residency vs Fellowship

    Apr 19, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    On this episode of the Healthy Wealthy and Smart Podcast, Michael Bade joins me on Facebook Live to discuss the difference between a residency and fellowship program. Michael is an assistant professor in the University of Colorado Physical Therapy Program. He is board-certified in orthopaedics and is a fellow in the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists. He is currently an affiliate faculty member of the Regis OMPT fellowship program and in addition to his experience as a fellowship director, he has assisted with the design of several residency programs. In this episode, we discuss: -What is the difference between a residency and fellowship program? -Michael’s advice for developing a competitive application and exploring different financial options -Do residency and fellowship programs enhance your clinical practice? -Should residency be mandated to elevate the practice of physical therapy? -And so much more!
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    PT Pintcast - Paul Mintken from AAOMPT 2017

    Feb 7, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    PT Pintcast the premier podcast for the profession of Physical Therapy. It’s hosted by Jimmy McKay, PT, DPT who talks PT with the leading minds in the field, over a beer.
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    Clinical Podcast: Fascinating Research to Practical Application with Dr. Paul Mintken

    Jan 3, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    Happy New Year! To kick off 2018, we have Dr. Paul Mintken on today’s EIM Clinical Podcast with Dr. Jeff Moore and Dr. John Childs. Dr. Mintken is at the CU Physical Therapy Program in Denver, Colorado where he is a full professor, clinician, and researcher. Today, Paul, John, and Jeff discuss a number of factors in the topics of dry needling (including into the tendon research), direct access, and interdisciplinary work.
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  • Margaret Schenkman

    High-intensity exercise delays Parkinson's progression

    Jan 1, 2018 by CU Physical Therapy
    Multi-site trial led by University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus and Northwestern Medicine scientists determines high-intensity exercise three times a week is safe for individuals with early-stage Parkinson’s disease and decreases worsening of motor symptoms.
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  • The Anatomy Education Podcast

    Dec 3, 2017 by CU Physical Therapy
    Dr. Mike Pascoe is an Assistant Professor at the School of Medicine, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical campus. Mike joins me for a wide-ranging chat about all things anatomy education, including his use of social media tools, from Twitter to Instagram and most recently, SnapChat. We also talk about his passion for dissection and the University’s cadaver donation program.
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  • The Healthcare Reboot - Dawn Magnusson

    Nov 2, 2017 by CU Physical Therapy
    Dawn Magnusson joins the Healthcare Reboot to discuss her role in population health and why she believes every clinician should incorporate a little "pop" health into their practice!
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  • Former Dean Krugman at 70th Celebration

    Celebrating 70 Years of Innovation and Excellence

    Sep 17, 2017 by CU Physical Therapy
    The University of Colorado Physical Therapy Program celebrated 70 years of charting new paths in education, research and practice. The September 7, 2017 70th anniversary festivities included an educational day filled with nationally recognized speakers and an evening gala honoring the Physical Therapy Program’s legacy of excellence while looking ahead to its future.
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  • CU Online Podcast - What Does Google Glass Have To Do With Cadavers?

    Jul 27, 2014 by CU Physical Therapy
    Dr. Mike Pascoe joins to discuss his use of technology in his face to face physical therapy courses. Learn how he uses online tools like Canvas, Twitter, and more to connect with and engage his students.
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