- Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion
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We are proud to be affiliated with Central West Orthopedic and Sports Physiotherapy.
From their website - “An established quality endorsed practice, accredited by the Australian Physiotherapy Association…dedicated to providing the highest standard of care in an accessible and unprejudiced manner to all members of the community. Our team provides timely assessment, preventative care and treatment to ensure optimal management of injuries.”
Students affiliating at this site have had opportunities to carry out clinical research as well as clinical care.
Hong Kong Polytechnic University
This academic outpatient clinic on the university campus of Hong Kong Polytechnic University provides clinical instructors who speak English, though patients may speak Cantonese. Faculty who spent time there highly recommend this environment.
International Service Learning - UK Shoulder to Shoulder Global Ecuador
Each year three interprofesssional teams of faculty and students travel to a resource-limited community near Santo Domingo, Ecuador to provide service to the community in an effort to improve health. Centro de Salud Hombro A Hombro (Shoulder to Shoulder Health Center) is located in the community and serves as our central service area. During this ten day service effort, students chosen to participate work shoulder –to-shoulder with physical therapists and other health care providers – a rich opportunity for learning in a unique environment.
International Service Learning - UK Shoulder to Shoulder Global India
An interprofessional team of approximately 10- 15 travels to Mayasandra/Karnataka/Bengaluru (formerly Bangalore), India to support a well-established program in a school with a goal to improve care of children with special needs. This is truly an interprofessional immersion experience in pediatrics. A physician in India who had close ties to U of KY established this program – his family is eager to collaborate with all professionals.