DETROIT — Cierra Boprie earned a doctorate degree in physical therapy from Wayne State University in the Winter semester 2012. Cierra was among the 2,600 students graduating from Wayne State and a special convocation ceremony for the Physical Therapy class was held on Dec. 1st, 2012.
Cierra was awarded the Outstanding Professional Achievement Award for extra contributions to the field of Physical Therapy and received the Matt Coleman Memorial Award to acknowledge her perseverance and overcoming adversities during graduate school. Boprie was acknowledged for the Wright and Fillipis Family Scholarship she had received during the 2012 MPTA Fall conference. Cierra was also part of a pro-bono clinic started in Detroit for Diabetes Education and Wellness Clinic.