Research

Research Director

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Dr. Mark Thelen, PT, DSc
Associate Professor

mark.d.thelen.civ@mail.mil 

Director, Center for Rehabilittion Science

MAJ Lester

Mark E. Lester, PT, PhD, OCS
Major, U.S. Army
Associate Professor

 

 

GOAL:

The goal of the DPT research program is to mentor students through the research process by collabortion and participation in faculty directed research projects.

APPLICATION:

DPT research projects are developed from programmatic research lines and focus on strategies to optimize the prevention and treatment of neuromusculoskeletal disorders in military healthcare beneficiaries.

RAPID DISSEMINATION:

DPT research knowledge products are disseminated to the Physical Therapy and Military Health System communities through scientific meeting presentations, peer-reviewed literature, and post-professional educational platforms.

"Promoting Readiness Through Research"