DPT Newsroom

Duke DPT Team Attends NCCU Recruitment Event

Members of the Duke DPT Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) committee set up a recruitment and information table at an event hosted at North Carolina Central University (NCCU) on Valentine's Day to promote physical therapy, specifically Duke DPT. 

Photo caption (l to r): Lytzy Hernandez, Telkevia (TK) Mackey, Chanté Pettiford, Kiara Smith, and Dr. Gary Johnson.

They enjoyed talking with NCCU students. Many thanks to the Duke DPT admissions team for providing materials for distribution!

Katherine Myers, PT, DPT, Receives APTA Academy of Education Award

Katherine D. Myers, PT, DPTPhD candidate (pictured on left), received a 2024 Adopt-A-Doc award. The award recognized her dedication to the profession of physical therapy and the education of physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. 

Duke DPT Class of 2024 Graduation Awards – Nominations Due March 11

It is hard to believe that the Class of 2024’s Graduation is just a few months away! We are now accepting the 2024 Duke DPT Graduation Award nominations.

The awards being given this year are the Robert Bartlett Student Recognition Award for Service and Leadership Excellence, the Jan Gwyer Student Recognition Award for Academic, Clinical, and Scholarly Excellence, the Duke DPT Inclusive Excellence Award, and the Helen Kaiser Alumni Award. 

DPT Faculty Accomplishments – January

  • Katherine D. Myers, PT, DPT, was selected to receive a 2024 Adopt-A-Doc award. The award recognizes her dedication to the profession of physical therapy and the education of physical therapists and physical therapist assistants.