News: Department of Physical Therapy

Professor Jennifer Nash poses in front of physical therapy students performing an exam.
People | March 25, 2019
Physical therapy became her career of choice because of the opportunity to help people rediscover fun in their lives, and – most importantly – a work-life balance.
petri dish and beakers containing liquids
Research | December 26, 2018
In 2018, faculty and students collaborated with one another and international colleagues on scientific exploration that sought to help people make sense of themselves and the world around them.
Research | July 17, 2018
UNLV researcher making strides in brain research.
UNLV logo with palm tree in background
Campus News | July 12, 2018
A collection of recent news stories highlighting the people and programs of UNLV.
Woman sitting in chair reading an iPad
Research | June 20, 2018
Posture — not screen time — is biggest factor behind neck and shoulder pain, UNLV study finds.
Maria Barton
People | April 25, 2017
Maria Barton, the Allied Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, finds the payoff in helping others.
Holly Lyman
People | April 25, 2017
Holly Lyman, the Community Health Sciences Alumna of the Year, builds a Dragon boating tradition to fight cancer.
Merrill Landers works with balance testing equipment
Research | August 18, 2016
Physical activity can help protect us from Parkinson’s, researcher Merrill Landers says.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
People | February 27, 2014
Rodman was friend to UNLV for more than 30 years supporting academics and community programs.
People | June 28, 2011
Beatriz was a good student but college seemed impossible. Then UNLV and the Millennium Scholarship came along.