Physical Therapist

Interview of Karlyn Dauplaise, physical therapist, Florida Hospital, and physical therapy alumna, University of Central Florida (UCF)
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Quick Facts

  • 100% - (ATHLETIC TRAINING) First-time pass rate on the certification exam by 2016 graduates
  • 2nd - (HEALTH SCIENCES) Ranking among the 15 most popular majors at UCF in 2016-17
  • 12 - (PHYSICAL THERAPY) Ranking among "100 Best Jobs" by U.S. News & World Report

Mailing Address

Department of Health Professions
College of Health and Public Affairs
University of Central Florida

4364 Scorpius Street
Orlando, FL 32816-2205

Phone: 407-823-2214
Fax: 407-823-2596

Advising

Health Sciences Academic Advising

Health Sciences Academic Advising provides advising for current students in the major and prospective students. Our Health Sciences academic advisors can assist students with the following:

  • Information on the program
  • Selecting a track
  • Schedule planning
  • Restricted elective options
  • Course substitutions
  • Transfer course equivalencies
  • Possible course overrides
  • Registration assistance

Please call to schedule an appointment.
Walk-In Hours are every Thursdays from 1:30pm - 4:30pm.
Health and Public Affairs I Room 124
407-823-0946
hsinfo@ucf.edu

For information and advising for the Health Sciences Minor, please contact:

Mr. L.Timothy Worrell
Health and Public Affairs I Room 267
407-823-5236
L.TimothyWorrell@ucf.edu

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Program Contacts

Suha Saleh, Ph.D., MT,
Program Director

E-mail: suha.saleh@ucf.edu


Advising Office
HPA I - 124
E-mail: hsinfo@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-0946

Jennifer Farran, MS
Coordinator, Academic Advising Services

Phone: 407-823-0946
HPA I - 124

Roblene Vallesteros, MS, MPA
Coordinator, Academic Advising Services

Phone: 407-823-0946
HPA I - 124

Alexandra Barraza-Oliphant
Program Assistant

Phone: 407-823-0946
HPA I - 124

Toshiro I. Myles, MA, MBA
Internship Coordinator

E-mail: toshiro.myles@ucf.edu
Phone: 407-823-4096
HPA I - 244



Our new student organization, the Health Awareness Prevention Society, focuses on promoting a healthy lifestyle by increasing awareness of healthy living through education and prevention.
— Suha Saleh,  Assistant Professor, Health Sciences Director
It was great to see Jennifer [Plant] honored with the statewide Athletic Trainer of the Year Award. She is an exceptional teacher, a professional leader and an amazing colleague.
— Kristen Schellhase,  Interim Chair, Athletic Training Director
The event [for children with disabilities] was a huge success. We had about 30 children, and the students did a phenomenal job. I'm already receiving inquiries about next year's event.
— Jennifer Tucker,  Physical Therapy Instructor
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