Congratulations to Dr. Mike Cibulka. His article, “Loosening of a TKA Prostheses” has been accepted for publication by the Journal of Orthopaedic & Sports Physical Therapy (JOSPT).

Congratulations to Dr. Olaide Sangoseni on her article “Keeping Your Eye on the CMS Bouncing Ball: Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Proposed Conditions of Participation Home Health Regulations and Home Health Face to Face Final Rule 2015” in the APTA Home Health Section Quarterly Report, Winter 2015 publication.

Dr. Olaide Sangoseni, PT, DPT, MSc, PhD presented at the Evidence-Based Practice Workshop hosted by Universidad Santa Paula in San Jose, Costa Rica from October 16-19, 2014.

The host, Dr. Erika Cyrus Baker, PT, PhD, Director, School of Physical Therapy and the presenter, Dr. Olaide Sangoseni, PT, DPT, MSc, PhD.










Dr. Cyrus Barker interpreting in Spanish.

Provost Rocio Valverde, PT, JD – President of Universidad Santa Paula with Dr. Erika Cyrus Barker and Dr. Olaide Sangoseni.

Health Sciences labs and classrooms

Hydrotherapy lab, next to Rec area


School of Physical Therapy – PT Lab

A view of Universidad Santa Paula

Ice Bucket Challenge

Washington University’s PT faculty challeged Maryville’s PT faculty to the “Ice Bucket Challenge”. Five Maryville faculty members and six Maryville PT students participated in the challenge on September 17.

Fall Risk Prevention and Screening

Falls Risk Prevention and Screening, presented by Olaide Sangoseni, PT, PhD and Jill Martin, PT took place at the First Baptist Church in Ellisville on Sept. 21, 2014. Attendees received a balance test and learned about: What causes falls in older adults; What they can do to protect themselves and their loved ones from a fall; The role of physical therapists inreducing their fall risk and helping them to live life to its fullest.



CSM 2014 Las Vegas

Maryville University was well represented at a national conference by students and faculty at the American Physical Therapy Association Combined Sections Meeting in Las Vegas, Nevada, February 3-6, 2014.

Mike Cibulka, PT, DPT, MHS, OCS, FAPTA

Olaide Sangoseni, PT, DPT, MSc, PhD

Olaide Sangoseni, PT, DPT, MSc, PhD

Emily Parrish, DPT and Ann Fick, PT, DPT, MS, CCS

Students: Casey Koller, Vinh Tran, Lacey Kraft, Jessica Herren, Paige Schumer, Karen Elmore

Dr. Cassie Hoffman, Dr. Ann Fick and Dr. Emily Parrish

Konrad Dias, PT, DPT, CCS

Jack Bennett, PT, DPT, M.Ed., SCS, CSCS and Whitney Gernigin, DPT

Dr. Pradip Ghosh and Dr. Janene Reeves

Dr. Janene Reeves, Dr. Ann Fick, Dr. Konrad Dias, Dr. Pradip Ghosh and Dr. Joni Barry with students Talia Arndt and Karen Schwarm

Students Talia Arndt and Karen Schwarm with Dr. Olaide Sangoseni, Dr. Ann Fick, Dr. Pradip Ghosh, Dr. Konrad Dias, Dr. Rachel Rose and Dr. Joni Barry

Dr. Sandy Ross and Dr. Morgan Rudolph

Students: Karen Schwarm, Talia Arndt, Casey Koller, Kristina Frederking, Allison Meinhart, Maddy Lenger, Megan Kamp, Lacey Kraft, Brittany Voyles, Tyson Coffey, Vinh Tran, Kaylee Yates

Dr. Alysha Rasch and Dr. Ryan Duncan