We are delighted to celebrate the admission of Alayna Ernster into the Rehabilitation Science PhD program in the College of Public Health and Health Professions here at the University of Florida for Fall 2017. As part of her admission, Alayna was awarded the Dean’s Office Scholarship Award, a highly competitive scholarship which supports her for four years of studies. As part of this award, she will have a Graduate Research Assistant position within the department of Physical Therapy. She will pursue her PhD studies under the mentorship of Dr. Ianessa Humbert. Congratulations, Alayna!