Darren Marchant, M.S.P.T.’00

Darren Marchant, M.S.P.T.’00, is the founder and CEO of Fit Physical Therapy in St. George, UT. He specializes in orthopedic …

Neisha Lundberg Strait, M.S.P.T.’00

Neisha Lundberg Strait, M.S.P.T.’00, joined the clinical team at Cooperative Performance and Rehabilitation in Eugene, OR. She has 16 years …

Memory Johannsen Eltjes, M.S.P.T.’03, ATC, LAT

Memory Johannsen Eltjes, M.S.P.T.’03, ATC, LAT, was among six graduates of Northern State University (NSU) in South Dakota who will …

Jolene McKeag, M.S.P.T.’91

Jolene McKeag, M.S.P.T.’91, began providing services at Deer Creek Health Center in the Tama and Toledo, IA, area on Aug. …
Kari Smith, P.T., D.P.T., BCB-PMD

Kari Nies Smith, P.T., D.P.T.’04, BCB-PMD

Kari Nies Smith, P.T., D.P.T., BCB-PMD, received the DMU’s Outstanding Faculty Service Award on Aug. 12. She and her son …
DMU Physical Therapy Program: 1990-2015

Physical Therapy program celebrates 25 years

Commencement is always a special occasion at a university, but 2015 is extra-special for DMU’s physical therapy program: In May …

Student seeks to bring unique services to rural Iowa

Jayna Hoover, D.P.T.’15, hopes to eventually return to rural Kossuth County, IA, where she grew up. “The area has predominantly …

They came, they ran, they got treated

More than 20 DMU physical therapy and podiatric medical students and clinicians staffed eight tables to treat participants in the …

Shane McClinton, D.P.T., M.S.P.T.’01, OCS, FAAOMPT, CSCS

Shane McClinton, a DMU physical therapist, was one of three authors of “Predictors of Response to Physical Therapy Intervention for …

Tracy Porter, M.S.P.T.’97

Tracy Porter, M.S.P.T., joined the DMU faculty on Nov. 24 as assistant director of clinical education for the doctor of …

Grant R. Koster, M.S.P.T.’01, ATC, CSCS, FACHE

Grant Koster was promoted to vice president of clinical operations for Athletico Physical Therapy. In 2014, he  became a fellow …

Libby Trausch, D.P.T.’08

Libby Trausch, a DMU physical therapist, gave a presentation titled “Yoga asa biopsychosocial model in physical therapy” at a pelvic …