PhD in Rehabilitation Science
Rehabilitation Science is an interdisciplinary field that focuses on human function and disability. Basic and applied research from health sciences, social sciences, engineering, and related fields are directed toward:
- Enhancing physical and psychosocial functioning, participation in life situations, and quality of life of people with disabilities
- Informing relevant social and health care policy
The nationally recognized Department of Rehabilitation Medicine at the University of Washington is offering a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Rehabilitation Science Degree Program. The faculty is committed to respecting students; to creating a climate that encourages creativity and excellence; and to fostering collaboration between students and faculty.