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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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Academy of Acute Care to support 2 Foundation Research Grants

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (February 25, 2018) The Foundation for Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that the Academy of Acute Care Physical Therapy (AACPT) has pledged over $90,000 to support two Foundation Research Grants related to or relevant to acute care physical therapy. “The Foundation’s new major gift opportunities provide individuals and organizations the ability to …

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Foundation for Physical Therapy Awards 2017 Florence P. Kendall Doctoral Scholarships and Research Grants totaling $250,000

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ALEXANDRIA, VA, December 06, 2017 – The Foundation for Physical Therapy Board of Trustees recently awarded $250,000 in Florence P. Kendall Doctoral Scholarships and Research Grants to 8 physical therapists. “As the Foundation continues to open doors to deserving physical therapist researchers, we are certain that the emerging generation of investigators will change the face …

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The Foundation Welcomes Hydroworx as Newest Partner in Research

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ALEXANDRIA, VA (August 08, 2017) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy is proud to welcome HydroWorx to its Partners in Research program as a Bronze Level Partner. “We are very pleased to form this partnership with HydroWorx,” said Foundation Board of Trustees President, Edelle Field-Fote, PT, PhD, FAPTA. “Based on our shared values …

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