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Physical Therapy Department Distingushed Lecture Series Kickoff


Nov. 15, 2012, 1pm to 3pm

Office/Remote Location



The UNLV Physical Therapy Department will kickoff its Distinguished Lecture Series, designed to bring the most eminent physical therapy researchers, educators, visionaries and creative professionals to UNLV for a lecture for faculty, students, alumni, and physical therapists within the community.

Renowned physical therapist and researcher Dr. Alan M. Jette, will present a talk entitled "Innovations in Rehabilitation Outcome Measurement."  He will discuss response theory measurement and computer adaptive testing and their applications on rehabilitation research.

Dr. Jette is a professor and director at the Health & Disability Research Institute at Boston University. His research interests include late-life exercise, evaluation of rehabilitation treatment outcomes and the measurement, epidemiology and prevention of disability.

Admission Information

Event is free and open to the public.

Contact Information

Name: Merrill Landers
Office: Department of Physical Therapy, School of Allied Health Sciences
Phone: 702-895-1377