PT professor earns honor from alma mater


Dyer Diehl, assistant professor in UIndy’s Krannert School of Physical Therapy, has received the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the PT program at his alma mater, North Carolina’s Elon University.

Dr. Diehl joined UIndy in 2008 and teaches neuroscience and neuro rehab. His research interests include loss of balance in older adults and alternative exercise treatments for people with Parkinson’s disease. He is active as a clinician and as a member of the American Physical Therapy Association.

He earned his master’s degree from Elon and his doctorate from Virginia Commonwealth University.