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Foundation Welcomes New Members and Elects Officers

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ALEXANDRIA, VA – The Foundation for Physical Therapy is pleased to announce the appointment of Stuart Binder-Macleod, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Aimee Klein, PT, DPT, DSc, OCS, Sheila Schindler-Ivens, PT, PhD, and Fran Welk, PT, DPT, MEd, to the Board of Trustees. Binder-Macleod currently serves as associate deputy provost of clinical and translational research, and is …

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DJO Global Contributes $25,000 to Support Center of Excellence

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ALEXANDRIA, VA, – DJO Global, Inc, renewed its membership in the Foundation for Physical Therapy’s Partners in Research program as a Platinum Level Partner, with a donation of $25,000 directed to the Center of Excellence (COE) Initiative. The mission of the Center of Excellence for Health Services/Health Policy Research is to significantly expand the number …

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Foundation for Physical Therapy Awards 2014 Florence P. Kendall Doctoral Scholarships and Research Grants totaling $215,000

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ALEXANDRIA, VA, December 2, 2014 – The Foundation for Physical Therapy Board of Trustees recently awarded $215,000 in Florence P. Kendall Doctoral Scholarships and Research Grants to 7 physical therapists. “We congratulate these outstanding researchers, whose work will contribute to our profession’s scientific advancement,” said Foundation Board of Trustees President and Chair William G. Boissonnault, …

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Foundation for Physical Therapy Releases Request for Applications for Center of Excellence in Health Services/Health Policy Research and Training

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (April 11, 2014) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced today that it is accepting letters of intent to apply for funding from the Center of Excellence in Physical Therapy Health Services and Health Policy Research and Training (COE) until June 30. Institutions and health systems networks are encouraged to apply through the …

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Foundation for Physical Therapy Raises $3 Million to Fund Health Services Research Center

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (January 24, 2014) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced today that it has raised $3 million to fund a Center of Excellence, dedicated to training physical therapists in health services research. “Thank you to all who participated in our fundraising push last year to establish this ground-breaking initiative,” said Foundation Board of …

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