Chatham University

Doctor of Physical Therapy Program News & Events

News Highlights

  • Dr. Pat Downey, Dean of the School of Health Sciences;  Dr. Joe Schreiber promoted to Physical Therapy Program Director

    Effective July 1, 2014, Dr. Downey assumed her new position of Dean of the School of Health Sciences.  With these new changes, Chatham sets in motion the transformation that will create a stronger student experience, new faculty opportunities, and closer collaboration between Chatham's graduate and undergraduate program.  As part of this process, Dr. Schreiber was promoted to Director of Physical Therapy.   In November 2013, Dr. Schreiber was also re-elected to a second term as President of the Section on Pediatrics. 

  • American Physical Therapy Association Neurology Section Honors Dr. Sue Perry

    At the 2014 Combined Sections Meeting of the APTA, the Neurology Section honored Dr. Susan Perry with the "Service to the Section Award". The purpose of the award is to acknowledge and honor a member of the Neurology Section whose contributions to the Section have been of exceptional value. Dr. Perry has served on a variety of committees, planning teams and advisory groups for the past 17 years, including the elected position of Vice President 2006-2012. Chatham's PT program is very proud of the work she does for the profession