Foundation for Physical Therapy Announces Appointees to Board of Trustees In Advance of Milestone Year

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (July 10, 2018) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy – a national nonprofit that funds physical therapy research to optimize health and movement – has named four new appointees to the organization’s Board of Trustees. The appointees –  Nancy Byl, PT, MPH, PhD, FAPTA; Linda Van Dillen, PT, PhD, FAPTA; Terence C. Brown, …

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Student Mercer-Marquette Challenge Participants Raise $328,456 to Invest in the Future of Physical Therapy Research

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (July 5, 2018) – Future physical therapists (PT) and physical therapist assistants (PTA) rallied across the country to set a record-breaking year for the Mercer-Marquette Challenge. The annual student-led fundraiser benefits the Foundation for Physical Therapy – a national nonprofit that funds physical therapy research to optimize health and movement.   The Marquette …

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Foundation for Physical Therapy Announces 2018 Service Award Recipients

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALEXANDRIA, VA (March 20, 2018) The Foundation for Physical Therapy (Foundation) is pleased to announce its 2018 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 …

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New Clinical Electrophysiology Fund

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALEXANDRIA, VA (March 16, 2018) The Foundation for Physical Therapy is pleased to announce the establishment of the Charlene Mae Nelson Endowment Fund through a generous $200,000 bequest by physical therapist Charlene “Billie” M. Nelson, PT, MA, FAPTA. The fund will provide doctoral scholarships to physical therapist researchers with priority given to …

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