Throughout his distinguished career, Al Caffiero displayed a caring attitude, altruism, creativity, clinical insight, dedication to the profession and an inspiring degree of optimism. Consistent with his vision for the profession and his caring attitude toward students, he and his friends established this scholarship.
This scholarship that is awarded to doctor of physical therapy (DPT) students during their second year of study at UB.
Applicants must be DPT students in their first year of professional study. Selection criteria include history of community/professional service, financial need, professional promise and academic performance.
Al Caffiero was one of the most prominent physical therapists in Western New York.