Daemen Physical Therapy Alumna Makes Pro Sports History


Susan A. Falsone ’96 Featured on NBC Nightly News


Daemen Graduate is First Female Head Athletic Trainer in U.S. Professional Sports


June 15, 2012



            When Susan A. Falsone graduated from Daemen College in 1996, she didn’t have an inkling that one day she would be making history. Falsone, who graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in physical therapy, is the head athletic trainer for the Los Angeles Dodgers. She is the first woman to hold this position, not just in professional baseball, but in the NBA, NHL, and NFL as well. 



            Watch the NBC Nightly News story: http://www.msnbc.msn.com/id/3032619/#47822655



            Falsone was named Daemen’s Distinguished Alumna in 2009. Read the Daemen Today Alumni Profile.

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Wow! Did you know that Daemen Physical Therapy students excel on the national licensure exam?

The Daemen College Weighted Average Ultimate Pass Rate based on the most current data as reported by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (2009-2011) is 100%, with our graduates demonstrating first time pass rates above both state and national averages each year.

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