Universal SmartComp has joined the Foundation for Physical Therapy‘s 2011 Partners in Research program as a Silver Level partner.

The program acknowledges corporate donors and sponsorships that support the Foundation’s mission to provide doctoral scholarships, fellowships, and research grants to emerging physical therapist researchers.

Universal SmartComp, Washington, Pa, which was founded in 2000 by Shannon Vissman, PT, DPT, and Jill Vissman, PT, DPT. is a national physical medicine network providing clinical solutions for worker’s compensation to expedite the employee’s return to work.

The Foundation for Physical Therapy, Alexandria, Va, is a national, independent nonprofit organization dedicated to improving the quality and delivery of physical therapy care by providing support for scientifically based and clinically relevant physical therapy research and doctoral scholarships and fellowships.

[Source: Foundation for Physical Therapy]