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COVID-19-Related Admissions Changes

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CHP Virtual Visit

The College of Health Professions is hosting a Virtual Visit event on Thursday, December 3 at 2:00pm via Zoom. This is a great chance to learn more about our programs, meet faculty and staff from the college, and ask any questions you may have.

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Prerecorded Information Sessions and Tours Available!

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The mission of the UAMS Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) program is to educate students who will practice patient-centered physical therapy while embracing cultural diversity, ethical integrity, professionalism and collaboration with other members of the health care team.  The program fosters lifelong learning through emphasis on critical thinking, clinical application of knowledge and evidence-based medicine.  Graduates of the program will be prepared to enter into any aspect of physical therapy, with the ability to serve any community and contribute to the profession through leadership, education, and service.

John Jefferson, PT, PhD
Chair and Associate Professor

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences – Northwest
College of Health Professions
Department of Physical Therapy
1125 N. College Avenue
Fayetteville, AR 72703-1908
(479) 713-8600
(479) 713-8606 (fax)
ptprogram@uams.edu