DPT Faculty Members Honored at VP&S Luncheon

June 21, 2019

On June 21, 2019, several DPT faculty members were honored at the VP&S luncheon which acknowledges Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons faculty members who have been promoted and otherwise honored in the academic year 2018-2019.  They are:

 

Promotions to Professor

  • Margaret E. O’Neil, PhD, PT, MPH
    Professor of Rehabilitation & Regenerative Medicine (Physical Therapy) at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center
     
  • Ashwini K. Rao, EdD, OTR/L
    Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine (Physical Therapy) (in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center) at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center

 

Honors and Awards

  • Laurel Daniels Abbruzzese, EdD, PT
    Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine (Physical Therapy) at Columbia University Irving Medical Center
    2017-2018 Irving Institute Community Based Participatory Research (CBPR) Training and Pilot Award
     
  • Stacy A. Kinirons, PhD, PT, MPH
    Assistant Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine (Physical Therapy) at Columbia University Irving Medical Center
    Excellence in Teaching Award, Columbia University Programs in Physical Therapy
     
  • Ashwini K. Rao, EdD, OTR/L
    Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine (Physical Therapy) (in the Gertrude H. Sergievsky Center) at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center
    2017 Irving Institute Integrating Special Populations Pilot Award
     
  • Christopher Kevin Wong, PhD. PT
    Associate Professor of Rehabilitation and Regenerative Medicine (Physical Therapy) at the Columbia University Irving Medical Center and Associate Director, Programs in Physical Therapy
    2018 Irving Institute Precision Medicine Pilot Award and 2018 Research Grantee, Virginia Apgar Academy of Medical Educators

Congratulations to all!

Dr. Stacy Kinirons receiving award at podium
Dr. Stacy Kinirons receiving her Excellence in Teaching Award from PT Programs Director Dr. Debra Krasinski