Rachel L Bican, PT, DPT


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Rachel Bican, PT, DPT, currently serves as the Physical Therapy Research Coordinator for inpatient and outpatient physical therapy at Nationwide Children's Hospital. She received her DPT from Ohio State University in 2017 where she specialized in pediatrics and research. She is currently pursuing her PhD in Health and Rehabilitation Sciences at Ohio State University with a focus in postural control in very young children with cerebral palsy.

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Awards, Honors & Organizations
  • Promotion of Doctoral Studies I Funding Recipient, Ohio State University, 2018
  • Florence P. Kendall Scholarship Recipient, Ohio State University, 2017
  • Albert Schweitzer Fellow, Ohio State University, 2016
  • Member, American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine, 2017 - Present
  • Member, World Confederation for Physical Therapy, 2017 - Present
  • Member, American Physical Therapy Association, 2014 - Present
  • Member, Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy, 2014 - Present
  • Member, American Physical Therapy Association Section on Health Policy and Administration, 2014 - Present

Date of Appointment at Nationwide Children’s Hospital: 05/01/2017

Graduate School The Ohio State University Date Completed: 05/01/2017
Undergraduate School The Ohio State University Date Completed: 05/01/2014
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