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Foundation for Physical Therapy Announces 2017 Service Award Recipients

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The Foundation for Physical Therapy is pleased to announce its 2017 service award recipients. Every year, the Foundation recognizes individuals and organizations who have demonstrated a strong commitment to supporting the Foundation and advancing physical therapy research. For their ongoing contributions to the Foundation and support for the profession, this year the Foundation will present …

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The Foundation Welcomes FOTO as Newest Partner in Research

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ALEXANDRIA, VA – The Foundation for Physical Therapy is proud to welcome Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes INC (FOTO) to its Partners in Research program as a Bronze Level Partner. “We are very pleased to welcome FOTO as a corporate Partner in Research, said Foundation Board of Trustees President, Barbara Connolly, PT, DPT, EdD, FAPTA. “Thanks to …

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Foundation for Physical Therapy Awards 2016 Florence P. Kendall Doctoral Scholarships and Research Grants totaling $295,000

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ALEXANDRIA, VA, – The Foundation for Physical Therapy Board of Trustees recently awarded $295,000 in Florence P. Kendall Doctoral Scholarships and Research Grants to 9 physical therapists. “We continue to be amazed by the quality of applications we receive each year,” said Foundation Board of Trustees President, Barbara Connolly, PT, DPT, EdD, FAPTA. “We are …

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Foundation Trustee and Officer Appointments for 2017 Announced

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At the Foundation for Physical Therapy’s annual meeting in August, 2016, the Board named Edelle (Edee) Field-Fote, PT, PhD, FAPTA, as incoming president. The Foundation also announced the appointment of new board member, Paul Rockar Jr, PT, DPT, MS. Changes to the Foundation Board will take effect January 2017. Field-Fote’s appointment comes as current president …

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The Foundation Welcomes LightForce Therapy Lasers as Newest Partner in Research

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (August 26, 2016) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy is proud to welcome LightForce® Therapy Lasers to its Partners in Research program as a Bronze Level Partner. “This strategic partnership is another step towards continuing to fulfill our mission of funding and publicizing physical therapy research, said Foundation Board of Trustees President, Barbara Connolly, …

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