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Dr. Wilson with President of the Academy of Oncologic Physical Therapy Laura Sheridan. Dr. Wilson received two awards from the Academy.

Professor Wilson receives awards from American Physical Therapy Association

Arianna Heyman, Features Editor March 8, 2022

On Feb. 4, Dr. Christopher Wilson, associate professor and director of clinical education in the physical therapy program at Oakland University, was honored with two awards at the American Physical Therapy...

Point guard Brianna Breedy is a senior this year, with hopes to become a physical therapist.

Brianna Breedy: Shooting for her dream

Rachel Yim, Science & Technology Reporter February 16, 2022

Killing two birds with one stone when it comes to sports and academics? Easier said than done. Brianna Breedy, however, has done so during her time at Oakland University both as a student and an athlete. Women’s...

OU’s HOP-UP-PT leaves positive impact on local senior citizens

Rachel Yim, Science & Technology Reporter February 10, 2021

While physical therapy is one of the most common and important services for senior citizens to help improve functional mobility, not many of them have easy access to this. To address this problem, Oakland...

Health sciences professor wins humanitarian award

Shelby Tankersley, Editor-In-Chief April 10, 2016

Physical therapy and exercise can have a positive impact on cancer patients. That’s what one OU professor found while doing research to better the condition of women with breast cancer.Jacqueline S....

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