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Open House

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Each fall, the Doctor of Physical Therapy program hosts an Open House for interested college and high school students, parents and advisors. You can learn more about career options, advanced education and how to get ready for PT school. Faculty, practitioners, alumni and current students will be on-hand to answer questions and give you valuable insights.

The Fall 2014 Open House will be:
Saturday, Sept. 13
8:30 a.m.–3 p.m.
Rogalski Center Ballroom (get directions)

 

How to Register

There is a $10 fee per person attending to help defray the costs of the event. Registrations are now being accepted at the door.

For more information, contact the Physical Therapy Department, 563/333-6403.

Get more details about the schedule of events, including special afternoon sessions for high school and college students, below.

 

Open House Schedule

8:30 a.m. Arrival and Registration
Continental breakfast provided

9 a.m. Welcome and Overview
Michael Puthoff, PT, PhD, GCS
Associate Professor and Director, Physical Therapy Department

9:15 a.m. Professional Opportunities in Physical Therapy
John Barr, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Professor, Physical Therapy Department

10 a.m. The Role of Pediatric Physical Therapy: How to Relate Health and Wellness into Function
Katie Purcell, PT, DPT
Childserve, Johnson, IA.
DPT Class of 2010

10:40 a.m. Break with refreshments

11 a.m. Opportunities in the Outpatient Clinic - From Pediatrics to Geriatrics
Michael Wright, PT, DPT, OCS, CEAS
Clinical Director
West Liberty Physical Therapy Services, P.C., West Liberty, IA.
DPT Class of 2009

11:40 a.m. Orthopaedic Clinical Residency Program
Justine Uhl, PT, DPT and Lauren Wettach, PT, DPT
Residents
DPT Class of 2013

Noon Lunch (provided)

High School Students

1 p.m. Tips on Applying and Preparing for Physical Therapy School
Barb Ehrmann, PT, DPT, MBA, CEEAA
Clinical Assistant Professor, Physical Therapy Department
MPT Class of 2002, DPT Class of 2007

2 p.m. Tour of Main Campus, then a tour of the Center for Health Sciences Education

College Students

1 p.m. Tour of Center for Health Sciences Education

1:30 p.m. Tips on Applying and Preparing for Physical Therapy School
Michael Puthoff, PT, PhD, GCS
Associate Professor and Director, Physical Therapy Department



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