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Physical Therapy Summer Program 2019

Jul 19, 2019

This summer 11 area high school students spent 2 weeks exploring physical therapy as a career option. The Physical Therapy Career Exploration Program is a rigorous pipeline summer program designed for 10th, 11th, and 12th graders from Richmond City Public schools and surrounding counties. The program exposes students to difference specialties and aspects of physical therapy. Students were given the opportunity to experience a learning environment that is compatible with the standards of higher education and information for successful admission to VCU’s Physical Therapy Program. 

Eriel Ledbetter instructs a summer program student

Eriel Ledbetter, 3rd year PT student, instructs a summer program student in assessment of the ankle.