La Crosse Institute for Movement Science (LIMS)

To learn about recent LIMS research and projects please read the following LIMS Fall 2013

UW-L PT & OT Career Fair

Tuesday, April 7, 2015
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Physical Therapy Series

The UW-La Crosse Physical Therapy Program is proud to partner with UW-L Continuing Education and Extension to offer this Physical Therapy series designed to support your ongoing professional development. The faculty in this series offer excellence in educational and clinical expertise to ensure a high quality experience. The UW-L Physical Therapy program is committed to offering this series at a cost effective price as part of the privilege and obligation of supporting our UW-L alumni and all of our clinical colleagues.

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La Crosse Movement Disorders Exercise Program

Beginning September 2012 the UW-L PT Program will offer a physical activity program specifically designed for individuals with movement disorders.

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John Willson, MSPT, PhD, Rose Award Recepient

John Willson (Health Professions, Physical Therapy Program) received the prestigious Rose Award for Excellence in Research at the Combined Sections Meeting of the American Physical Therapy Association meeting in Chicago, IL.  This award acknowledges published research in leading orthopedic and physical therapy journals during the past year.  The manuscript which was the basis of this award was published in Clinical Biomechanics by John Willson, Tom Kernozek, Dan Reznichek, Becky Arndt and Scott Straker "Gluteal muscle activation during running in females with patellofemoral pain syndrome", Aug;26(7):735-40.

Announcing Gwyneth Straker's Retirement

After serving UW-L for twenty-three years PT faculty member Gwyneth Straker has retired.  For further information please visit -
Gwyneth Straker Announcement