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PhD Program Directory Related to Physical Therapy (PT PhDs)

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Health and Rehabilitation Science in the School of Health Technology and Management

  • Combined DPT-PhD Program Available: False
  • Must be a PT to enroll: False
  • Area(s) of Focus: Translational research program consisting of an interdisciplinary course of study with concentrations in Disability Studies, Behavioral and Community Health, and Rehabilitation and Movement Science.​ S​tudents conduct research in areas such as basic science, applied research, clinical research, community-based participatory research, educational science, policy and public health/epidemiology.
  • Program Director: Sue Ann Sisto
  • Website: https://healthtechnology.stonybrookmedicine.edu/programs/hrs
  • Program Email: sue.sisto@stonybrook.edu
  • Avg. time to Degree (yrs): 4
  • Students Enrolled (total): 18
  • Typical # Admitted / yr: 24
  • 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:
  • Policy for Funding of Full Time PhD Student: Tuition and fees usually covered, but not guaranteed
  • Policy for Funding Full Time Explanation:

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