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  • L to R, back row: Kathy Pickerel, Alan Levinson, Ben Carrion, Stacy Harris, Jaime Hankins, Helen Buchanan, Sarah Stevenson L to R, middle row: Greg Howell, Joe Douglass, Erica Hennes, Keeli Tritz, Lucy Thames, Olivia DeSena, Candace Beddard L to R, front row: Nancy Kebaso, Mahlet Hailemariam, Maddie Smith, Charity Lackey, Dakar Howell

    UNC Students Take Interdisciplinary Service-Learning Trip to Tyrrell County

    Twenty-one students and three faculty members from UNC-Chapel Hill traveled to Tyrrell County, North Carolina, to work with community partners on a variety of community activities related to the social determinants of health. The 2018 trip marks UNC’s ninth year of interdisciplinary teams traveling to Tyrrell County to engage in service-learning activities during spring break. … Continued

  • Cora Poindexter, seven months old, plays during a baby lab designed for first-year students.

    First-Year Physical Therapy Students Learn in Baby Lab

    First-year students in the Division of Physical Therapy gathered on Friday, February 9, 2017, to participate in a baby lab as part of a course in motor development and human movement across the lifespan. The experience is hosted by the program and community-based physical therapists. As part of the baby lab, first-year physical therapy students … Continued

  • Ruth U. Mitchell, PT, PhD

    Remembering Ruth U. Mitchell, PT, PhD

    Ruth U. Mitchell, PT, PhD, of Apex, North Carolina, passed away on January 7, 2018 at UNC Hospitals after a brief illness. She was 85 years old. Dr. Mitchell was a Professor Emerita in the Division of Physical Therapy at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She was nationally known for her expertise … Continued

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