Physical Therapy Alumni Weekend and Homecoming Weekend will be October 26, 2013. The first UCA Doctor of Physical Therapy Class of 2003 is celebrating 10 years - a class reunion is planned for October 26 in Conway. Also, the Department is hosting a dinner in honor of the 40th anniversary of the PT Class of 1973 on October 25. A continuing education course will be presented by Jim Hoyme entitled "Some Will Win...Some Will Lose. I Prefer to Win. Do You View Health Care Reform as a Threat or an Opportunity?" Click here 2013 UCA Alumni Weekend Course Brochure for registration. Please plan to join us for this four hour course! For more information contact Stacey Stephens at firstname.lastname@example.org or 501-450-5549.
Clinical Instructors: The APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor Course is being held on September 20-21, 2013 at UCA. The Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor Course will also be presented by the UCA Department of Physical Therapy in the Spring of 2014. A discount for the Advanced Course will be provided to UCA clinical instructors and APTA members. A course date and brochure are forthcoming.
CSM 2013: Faculty, Students and Alumni recently presented their research at the 2013 Combined Sections Meeting of the APTA held on January 21-24, 2013 in San Diego, CA. See News and Events
The mission of the UCA Department of Physical Therapy is to develop outstanding physical therapy professionals and scholars who are practicing autonomously in the global, clinical and research communities and to model excellence in education, research and service.
The Doctor of Physical Therapy Program at the University of Central Arkansas is accredited by the Commission on
Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE), 1111 North Fairfax Street, Alexandria, Virginia 22314; telephone: 703-706-3245; email:email@example.com; website:http://www.capteonline.org.
The Department of Physical Therapy is a member of the College of Health and Behavioral Sciences where programs in psychology, nursing, occupational therapy, speech-language pathology, dietetics, and athletic training are also provided. The Department is housed in the Physical Therapy Center, which includes over 40,000 square feet of teaching, lab and research space. The PT Center is located on Bruce Street across from the Farris Center between the Prince Center and Estes Stadium (see campus map below).