• Obesity Stigma in Physical Therapy Students: Does It Exist and How Does It Affect Patient Care? Garcia H, Heron J, Lee F, Lopez A, Quichocho A, Ramirez B, Smith B. In response to the growing prevalence of obesity, this literature review examined the obesity stigmas and biases that exist within the physical therapy realm. Obesity bias has been shown to negatively affect the way healthcare providers treat their patients, address patient health, and provide care. Additionally, this literature review was amined to identify different measures used to avoid stigmatization  and to aid in the reduction of patient bias to improve the overall quality of care (10/2022)
  • The Effects of Self-Evaluation, Lifestyle & Education on Obesity Stigma in Physical Therapy Students (10/2023)