Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy News
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Maher Appointed PT Department Chair

September 1, 2021

PCOM named Ruth Maher, PT, PhD, DPT, as the new chair of the Department of Physical Therapy.

PA and PT Students Don White Coats

August 27, 2021

PCOM Georgia's physician assistant studies and physical therapy students take an important symbolic step toward becoming healthcare professionals.

DPT Students Participate in Cultural Understanding Game

August 16, 2021

First-year physical therapy students role-played different cultures as part of the Professional Engagement course.

PCOM Georgia Graduates 246 Physicians, Pharmacists and Physical Therapists

June 2, 2021

Class of 2021 physicians, pharmacists and physical therapists graduated from the Ameris Bank Amphitheatre in Alpharetta on May 27.

Graduate Profile: Tatum Wilson, DPT '21

May 20, 2021

Tatum Wilson, DPT '21, chose PCOM Georgia because of the 'whole person' approach of treating the person as a human first and looking beyond the diagnosis.

Graduate Profile: Joye Leader, DPT ’21

May 20, 2021

According to Joye Leader, DPT '21, her overall goal is to use physical therapy to transform and improve the lives of others.

Physical Therapy Program Granted Accreditation

May 19, 2021

CAPTE granted initial accreditation to PCOM Georgia's Doctor of Physical Therapy program effective through the fall of 2025.

Stricklands Endow Scholarships for GCPS Grads

May 5, 2021

Gwinnett County entrepreneurs Clyde and Sandra Strickland recently established endowed scholarships for PCOM Georgia doctoral students.

From Judging to Teaching, PCOM Georgia Engages in Science Fair

March 5, 2021

Students, faculty and staff judged and taught during the virtual Gwinnett Regional Science, Engineering and Innovation Fair.

PCOM Georgia Plans Healthcare Camp for High Schoolers

February 11, 2021

The free summer program allows Atlanta area youth to explore healthcare careers while being mentored by PCOM Georgia students and faculty.