Nov 24 2015
NYIT Hosts Regional Student Physical Therapy Conference
Led by student Jamie Mott, NYIT hosted a regional conference for more than 170 physical therapy students on November 7. The Long Island Student Physical Therapy Conference included 20 workshops and sessions on a range of topics, including concussions, injury taping, and residency and fellowship training.
Oct 16 2015
DPT Students Visit Geriatric Center to Practice Clinical Skills
First-year Doctor of Physical Therapy students practiced clinic examination skills last week at the Gurwin Jewish Geriatric Center in Commack, N.Y. The students worked in groups to practice basic skills, including reflex testing, how to take patient histories, sensory assessments, range of motion and manual muscle testing, and neurological screenings.