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    Dr. Pappadis & Colleagues Receive SHP/SON Grant on Physical Activity in Older Women

    September 28, 2020, 12:59 PM by Roxann Grover
    New School of Health Professions / School of Nursing Grant: Multidisciplinary Development of Walk and Talk Videos to Increase Physical Activity Among Diverse Older Women. Annalyn DeMello PhD, MPH, RN​ (SON) Elizabeth Lyons, MPH, PhD (SHP), and Monique Pappadis, MEd, PhD (SHP) were awarded a fiscal year 2021 SHP/SON grant for a new project that aims to increase physical activity in older women.
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    Dr. Deer Leads Research Arm of Post-COVID Recovery Clinic at UTMB

    September 25, 2020, 12:45 PM by Rehabilitation Sciences
    Rachel Deer, PhD is leading the research arm of a new Post-COVID Recovery Clinic at UTMB. Recovery from COVID-19 is posing a new set of challenges for patients and physicians alike. The Post-COVID Rehabilitation Clinic has a multidisciplinary team from a broad range of specialties to address the issues of COVID-19 aftercare. Make an appointment by calling (832) 632-6666.
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    COPD readmissions reduction program decreases 30-day hospital readmission, may increase mortality

    September 21, 2020, 15:52 PM by Rehabilitation Sciences
    “An important concern is the current penalties for readmission do not to take into consideration the impact on mortality. Reducing readmissions may inadvertently affect minority and disadvantaged patients. These patients are not only at higher risk for readmission, they may also be at higher risk of dying,” said senior author Dr. Gulshan Sharma, director of the Division of Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Medicine.
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    Dr. MJ Lee receives VA funding to study risk factors for rural veteran institutionalization using AI

    July 29, 2020, 14:45 PM by Rehabilitation Sciences
    ​MJ Lee, PhD, BSOT, Research Assistant Professor, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, has been awarded $87,327 from the Department of Veterans Affairs for her one year project, "Identifying Risk Factors for Rural Veteran Institutionalization Using Artificial Intelligence," with Co-PI Gail Castaneda.
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    Dr. Pappadis receives NIA funding to study Geriatric TBI Care

    July 23, 2020, 17:56 PM by Rehabilitation Sciences
    Monique R. Pappadis, PhD, Assistant Professor, Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, has been awarded a new grant from the National Institute on Aging for her 5-year project, "Chronic Care Management of Geriatric Traumatic Brain Injury."
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    Congratulations, Graduates!

    May 27, 2020, 12:12 PM by Rehabilitation Sciences
    Congratulations to graduating students in the Division of Rehabilitation Sciences, Julianna Bores-Dean, MS, Ioannis Malagaris, MSc, and Jaspreet Sodhi. The Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences hosted a virtual commencement May 15th, 2020.
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    Division Update

    March 24, 2020, 06:46 AM by Roxann Grover
    The Division of Rehabilitation Sciences is fully operational from remote locations. Please be patient as we work through this new process.
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    Doctoral Students Earn Scholarships

    January 9, 2020, 18:07 PM by Rehabilitation Sciences
    Students in the Rehabilitation Sciences PhD program received scholarships from the UTMB Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences and the Office of the President.
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    Dr. Pappadis Collaborates with Chronic Brain Injury Task Force on Special Issue

    January 9, 2020, 14:27 PM by Rehabilitation Sciences
    Assistant Professor Monique Pappadis, MEd, PhD collaborated with the Chronic Brain Injury Task Force of American College of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) on a special issue of Brain Injury Professional.
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    Dr. Hreha Discusses Spatial Neglect at SCI Cafe Jan. 16

    January 9, 2020, 14:17 PM by Rehabilitation Sciences
    Assistant Professor Kimberly P. Hreha, EdD, OTR/L will discuss, "Spatial Neglect: A Hidden Disability," at the SCI Cafe scheduled for 5:30pm on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Mod Coffeehouse in Galveston.
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