Press Releases

Irene McEwen Establishes New Endowment Fund

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (April 18, 2017) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy announced today that Irene McEwen, PT, DPT, PhD, FAPTA contributed $250,000 to establish the McEwen Family Fund for School-Based Physical Therapy Research. “This is an opportunity for me to give back to a profession that has been good to me throughout my career,” says …

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The Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy Grows Endowment Fund with $50,000 Gift

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ALEXANDRIA, VA (April 10, 2017) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy is pleased to announce that the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy of the American Physical Therapy Association has donated $50,000 to the Foundation. “We are grateful to the Academy of Geriatric Physical Therapy and all its members for their continued commitment to making a …

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AAOMPT Establishes $250,000 Endowment Fund

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The Foundation for Physical Therapy is pleased to announce the establishment of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT) Endowment Fund.  The AAOMPT Endowment Fund was established to provide funding for grants and projects to investigate areas related to musculoskeletal disorders. “Our partnership with AAOMPT will allow the Foundation to fund impactful research …

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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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