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Rehabilitation Science Student Association (RSSA)

What is RSSA?

The Rehabilitation Science Student Association (RSSA) is an undergraduate student organization that invites all students interested in the rehabilitation science professions and the School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences (SHRS). As a member of RSSA you will have the opportunity to participate in creative and meaningful community service activities. RSSA promotes networking and mentorship among its members.

What is our mission?

RSSA aims to expose students to various health and rehabilitation professions while making connections with clinicians, faculty members, fellow undergraduates, and the Pittsburgh community through guest speakers, undergraduate mentors, and volunteer work.

Who can join?

Any University of Pittsburgh undergraduate student interested in all health professions like physical therapy, occupational therapy, medicine, or physician assistant. This includes students from all grades—freshmen, sophomores, juniors, and seniors.

Want to get involved?

To be added to the RSSA email list, please send an email to

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