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PhD Program Directory Related to Physical Therapy (PT PhDs)

PhD Program List

Rehabilitation Science

  • Combined DPT-PhD Program Available: True
  • Must be a PT to enroll: False
  • Area(s) of Focus: This program takes advantage of the highly interdisciplinary nature of UCSF and the diversity at SFSU to expand the learning opportunities and enrich the collaborative science research experience for graduate students. The program has established two areas of specialization within the field of rehabilitation science, given the healthcare needs of society. 1. Clinically Informed Neuroscience 2. Musculoskeletal Biomechanics
  • Program Director: Richard Souza
  • Website: http://ptrehab.ucsf.edu/rehabilitation-science-phd
  • Program Email: admissions@ptrehab.ucsf.edu
  • Avg. time to Degree (yrs): 5
  • Students Enrolled (total): 3
  • Typical # Admitted / yr: 2
  • Program Format (e.g. full-time, part-time or either): Full Time Only
  • PhD Program Structure: Program is in the same department or division as the PT program in the institution
  • Policy for Funding of Part Time PhD Students:
  • Policy for Funding Part Time Explanation: No part time students admitted
  • Policy for Funding of Full Time PhD Student:
  • Policy for Funding Full Time Explanation:

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