April 14, 2014

UKAg alumna Sarah Martin  recently recieved the prestigious Mary McMillan Scholarship from the American Physical Therapy Association. Martin, who is from Lexington, is a student in the University of Kentucky College of Health Sciences Doctor of Physical Therapy program. She earned a bachelor's degree in animal and food sciences and a master's degree in  nutritional sciences from the UK College of Agriculture, Food and Environment.

“I'm thankful to the APTA for the Mary McMillan Scholarship,” Martin said. “I am so appreciative of the UK Physical Therapy program for nominating me for the award. It is an excellent program, and I’m excited to be able to represent the University as a student member of the APTA and as an award recipient.”

The Mary McMillan Scholarship Award recognizes students who exhibit superior scholastic ability and potential for future professional contribution. Awards are made on a competitive basis. Recipients are selected on the basis of the following criteria: superior scholastic performance, past productivity, evidence of potential contribution to physical therapy, and service to the APTA. 

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Ann Blackford at 859-323-6442

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