August 2011: Geoff Miller

Medical Facilities of America is dedicated to our students' success and wants to highlight students for their efforts! MFA has selected Geoff Miller the Student of the Month for August.

Geoff Miller

Name: Geoff Miller

Hometown: Pottsville, Pennsylvania

Undergraduate degree and school: B.S. biology, Wilkes University

What his professor says: "Geoff is always quick to rally help when we need his assistance or volunteers. He is a quiet leader that constantly goes above and beyond to help his fellow classmates. He has been tutoring his fellow students and has even written practice tests to help them study. He was also nominated by his peers for president of the Class of 2014. Geoff is a wonderful addition to the DPT program!"

-- George Schuppin, PhD

What sparked your interest in physical therapy? When I was 12, I was hurt, and my experience with my physical therapist sparked my interest in the field of physical therapy.

What's the most exciting part of the DPT program? The cadaver lab is definitely the most exciting part of the DPT program so far. It is fun to take the knowledge that you learn in class and be able to see it in real life.

What do you hope to do with your degree? Right now I am not quite sure, but I know that sometime in the future I would love to teach in a DPT program.

What are some of your hobbies? My hobbies include golf, baseball, soccer, hunting, and running.

What is your favorite quote? "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow." -- Albert Einstein