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Alumni hosts successful continuing education course
The NAU PT Alumni Chapter hosted its annual High Altitude Lecture Series (HALS) in August 2017 at our Flagstaff Mountain Campus. Dr. Trent Nessler was the instructor for “Current Concepts in Movement Assessment: Where Movement Science Meets Technology”.

Over $8,000 was raised for NAU student scholarships. The NAU PT Alumni Chapter contributes thousands of dollars for scholarships for our DPT students each year. The students and faculty of both the Flagstaff Mountain Campus and the Phoenix Biomedical Campus appreciate the support of our alumni!
A 360-degree lifesaving view: NAU professor brings actual health care situations to virtual reality
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NAU PT student and faculty researchers receive award for best poster at CSM 2017 from the Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Section of the APTA
Nordin KC, Holzapfel SD, Bosch PR. ; Heart Rate and Perceived exertion during high intensity interval training after stroke. 
NAU would like to congratulate Alexis Okurily on her outstanding performance at the regional research presentation competition finals, Arizona’s 3-Minute Grand Slam
Alexis, competing with students from NAU, ASU, and the U of A, won the People’s Choice Award for her presentation entitled “Changing How Care is Delivered: Exercise is Medicine for Parkinson's Disease”
International Service Learning (ISL) Experience
Over spring break in 2016, 8 DPT students traveled to Puerto Penasco, Mexico to participate in a week-long University approved medical mission trip organized by ISL. Students had the opportunity to work with other health care professionals in assisting members of the large underserved community.