About 30 students spent 16 days in Italy, where they studied the intersection of art and anatomy. The students gained a new, rich understanding for the history of their field.
Dr. Lori Mize, a professor in the Lynchburg Doctor of Physical Therapy program, feels a professional responsibility to ensure patients can access physical therapy without facing stigma or fear. After national news focused on the high-profile case of Larry Nassar, a former doctor for the American gymnastics team who was recently sentenced for sexual abuse, Dr. Mize […]
Lynchburg nursing, PA, and DPT students work together in healthcare simulations, part of an interprofessional education program designed to make sure future clinicians can work together seamlessly and provide better patient outcomes. Future collaborations between these programs will involve students in athletic training, mental health, and special education and involve community service, seminars, and clinical experiences.
University of Lynchburg Doctor of Physical Therapy students will help find new homes for gently used pediatric assistive technology in an equipment drive October 15 from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. The students will collect used pediatric rehabilitation equipment such as walkers, wheelchairs, bath benches, and other devices that families might need for children who […]
Several Lynchburg College students will compete in an Aging 2.0 Global Startup Search on Thursday in hopes of winning seed money for a healthcare app. When they started developing the app at a recent event, they were invited to pitch the idea again.
Two groups of University of Lynchburg medical students started 2016 by teaching and serving in the Caribbean. Nine students from the Doctor of Physical Therapy program worked with special education teachers in St. Lucia, while 17 Physician Assistant Medicine students performed clinical work in the Dominican Republic. The experience allowed the students to apply what […]
University of Lynchburg students have organized a 5K to help them provide physical therapy to people in need in the Lynchburg area. The Run for the Hills Fun Run will raise money for the University of Lynchburg Community Health Clinic, which provides free physical therapy to people living in the City of Lynchburg or its […]