Press Releases

Foundation for Physical Therapy Awards Over Half a Million in 2018 Research Grants and Florence P. Kendall Doctoral Scholarships

Categories: Press Releases

ALEXANDRIA, VA, December 11, 2018 – The Foundation for Physical Therapy Board of Trustees awarded $610,000 in Research Grants and Florence P. Kendall Doctoral Scholarships to 12 promising researchers in conclusion of the 2018 funding cycle. The funding, made possible through the support of generous donors, is an investment in the physical therapy profession and …

Read More

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

Categories: Press Releases

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, …

Read More

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

Categories: Press Releases

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 …

Read More

Foundation for Physical Therapy Announces 2018 Service Award Recipients

Categories: Press Releases

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 …

Read More