Press Releases

The Foundation Welcomes Casamba as Newest Partner in Research

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (May 30, 2017) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy is proud to welcome Casamba to its Partners in Research program as a Silver Level Partner. “We are extremely pleased to welcome Casamba as our newest Partner in Research,” said Foundation President, Edelle Field-Fote, PT, PhD, FAPTA. “Research is needed now more than ever, and …

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Nancy & Fred Byl Donate 25K to Magistro Endowment

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (May 04, 2017) – The Foundation pleased to announce that longtime donors, Dr. Nancy E. Byl, PT, Phd, FAPTA and her husband Fred, Byl, MD of Reno, NV have made a $25,000 donation directed to the Foundation for Physical Therapy’s Magistro Family Endowment Fund. This donation will help support research investigating innovative therapeutic …

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Irene McEwen Establishes New Endowment Fund

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (April 18, 2017) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced today that Irene McEwen, PT, DPT, PhD, FAPTA contributed $250,000 to establish the McEwen Family Fund for School-Based Physical Therapy Research. “This is an opportunity for me to give back to a profession that has been good to me throughout my career,” says …

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The Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy Grows Endowment Fund with $50,000 Gift

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (April 10, 2017) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy of the American Physical Therapy Association has donated $50,000 to the Foundation. “We are grateful to the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy and all its members for their continued commitment to making a …

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AAOMPT Establishes $250,000 Endowment Fund

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The Foundation for Physical Therapy is pleased to announce the establishment of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT) Endowment Fund.  The AAOMPT Endowment Fund was established to provide funding for grants and projects to investigate areas related to musculoskeletal disorders. “Our partnership with AAOMPT will allow the Foundation to fund impactful research …

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