PT Student Honored by American Physical Therapy Association

Belmont student Justin Smith, BSN, RN and doctoral candidate in physical therapy, was recently honored by the Sports Physical Therapy Section of the American Physical Therapy Association with the award “Physical Therapy Student of the Year” for 2006. The award was presented by the chairman of the Sports Section Nominating Committee during the annual Sports Physical Therapy Section business meeting held in San Diego. The award is presented annually by the Sports Section to a student nominated by a Sports Section member. Nominees must be students enrolled in an accredited entry level physical therapy program and be a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and Sports Physical Therapy Section.