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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with DPT Student Andrea Gutierrez

Andrea Gutierrez, a student in our Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program here at Rocky Mountain University of Health Profession (RMUoHP), grew up in a Spanish-speaking Latinx community in El Paso, where the cultural diversity and her own experiences motivated her to become a physical therapist (PT). Aside from earning a master’s degree in kinesiology, [...]

2020-10-16T09:41:14-07:00October 14th, 2020|Doctor of Physical Therapy|

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month with DPT Student Natasha Marquez

For Natasha Marquez, a student in our Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP), it was never a question of if she should go to graduate school, but rather what career she should pursue. Her desire to serve and her family’s focus on education brought her to RMUoHP [...]

Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions Conducts First Virtual Commencement Ceremony for 2020

PROVO, Utah, May 8, 2020 – Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) celebrated 64 master’s and doctoral degree candidates during its May 8, 2020, virtual commencement ceremony. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the University decided to celebrate the accomplishments and success of graduates by a virtual commencement that everyone could see and attend remotely [...]

2020-06-18T14:07:58-07:00May 15th, 2020|Doctor of Physical Therapy, RMUoHP News|

5 Tips for Integrating Teletherapy for Physical Therapists

If you’re a physical therapist during this COVID-19 pandemic, there’s a good chance you are already integrating teletherapy into your practice or will be soon. The staff at the RMUoHP Community Rehabilitation Clinic (CRC) have successfully utilized teletherapy into their daily routine. Here are five tips from CRC Director Coleby Clawson, PT, DPT, CSCS, and [...]

RMUoHP Represents at APTA’s 2020 Combined Sections Meeting

The American Physical Therapy Association hosted its annual Combined Sections Meeting (CSM), where over 18,000 physical therapists and other healthcare professionals gathered to learn, share research, network, and find resources. Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) was well represented with hosting a booth for prospective students and an evening reception for alumni, students, and [...]

RMUoHP Appoints New DPT Program Director

Steven G. Wilkinson, PT, PhD, has been appointed Chair of the Department of Physical Therapy and Program Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) Program at Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP). Wilkinson has served as the Interim Chair and Program Director for the past ten months. Prior to that, he had served [...]

2020-01-21T12:00:24-07:00January 21st, 2020|Doctor of Physical Therapy, RMUoHP News|

RMUoHP Celebrates Legacy of Retiring DPT Program Director

Wesley McWhorter, PT, MPT, PhD, helped create and shape the Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions (RMUoHP) Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program and leaves a legacy on the DPT program and the University. Upon this retirement this year, RMUoHP celebrates his impact on students, alumni, and employees and on the physical therapy profession has [...]

2020-10-06T07:50:44-07:00January 17th, 2020|Doctor of Physical Therapy, RMUoHP News|
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