FPTR AWARDS $325,000 IN 2022 SCHOLARSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP FUNDING

2022-07-14T03:21:48+00:00

FPTR AWARDS $325,000 IN 2022 SCHOLARSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP FUNDING The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) awarded 22 scholarships in this funding cycle and extended funding for a new combined scholarship/fellowship mechanism. ALEXANDRIA, VA (July 8, 2022) – The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) recently awarded $325,000 in [...]

FPTR AWARDS $325,000 IN 2022 SCHOLARSHIP AND FELLOWSHIP FUNDING2022-07-14T03:21:48+00:00

VCU Takes Top Honors for 2021-2022 Student-Led Challenge

2022-07-06T13:52:18+00:00

Virginia Commonwealth University takes top honors in student-led Marquette Challenge Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) took first place in this year's Marquette Challenge, a student-led fundraiser to support the mission of the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR). The top fundraising school earns co-naming rights for the next year's Marquette [...]

VCU Takes Top Honors for 2021-2022 Student-Led Challenge2022-07-06T13:52:18+00:00

FPTR Welcomes New Trustee to Board

2022-07-06T13:17:58+00:00

FPTR Welcomes New Trustee to Board The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) Board of Trustees has appointed Christopher Powers, PT, PhD, FASCM, FAPTA, to complete an open position. Powers will begin his term immediately.  In addition, four trustees were reappointed to serve another three-year term –  Paul A. [...]

FPTR Welcomes New Trustee to Board2022-07-06T13:17:58+00:00

Challenge School Takes Most Creative Award with Poster Fundraiser

2022-06-22T15:09:53+00:00

Challenge School Takes Most Creative Award with Poster Fundraiser Timothy Otsby, PT, DPT, CSCS Each year, hundreds of physical therapist (PT) and physical therapist assistant (PTA) students, with the support of their program directors and community, hold fundraising events across the country for the Marquette Challenge. Although [...]

Challenge School Takes Most Creative Award with Poster Fundraiser2022-06-22T15:09:53+00:00

Future PTs and PTAs give forward to the profession through student-led challeng

2022-06-23T15:37:16+00:00

Future PTs and PTAs give forward to their future profession trough student-led VCU-Marquette Challenge PT and PTA students have once again helped close out another successful VCU-Marquette Challenge to benefit the Foundation for Physical Therapy Research. Hundreds of students at 79 schools participated this year. The top 3 schools [...]

Future PTs and PTAs give forward to the profession through student-led challeng2022-06-23T15:37:16+00:00

Past FPTR funding recipients among those recognized by APTA honors and awards

2022-05-25T14:50:33+00:00

Past FPTR funding recipients among those recognized by APTA honors and awards Every year, the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) recognizes and celebrates people for their work in advancing the physical therapy profession. APTA’s Honors and Awards Program celebrates outstanding achievements of members in the areas of overall accomplishment, [...]

Past FPTR funding recipients among those recognized by APTA honors and awards2022-05-25T14:50:33+00:00

Join our team! FPTR hiring for positions at Alexandria office

2022-07-01T16:43:11+00:00

Join a collaborative team! Join our team! FPTR is an affiliate of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA). Located in Alexandria, Virginia, APTA has outstanding employee benefits, including flexible work schedules, generous retirement contributions, and travel subsidies for employees who choose public and active transportation. Visit APTA's website for [...]

Join our team! FPTR hiring for positions at Alexandria office2022-07-01T16:43:11+00:00

The VCU-Marquette Challenge Deadline is May 16!

2022-05-09T13:39:37+00:00

Make sure your school is recognized! Deadline is May 16! The VCU-Marquette Challenge Deadline is May 16! Make sure your school meets the deadline to be recognized for your VCU-Marquette Challenge fundraising! All funds must be received by May 16, 2022, to count towards your school’s total. End the [...]

The VCU-Marquette Challenge Deadline is May 16!2022-05-09T13:39:37+00:00

WATCH: FPTR Grants Webinar “A Road to Follow-on Funding”

2022-04-19T16:15:14+00:00

FPTR Grants Webinar: A Road to Follow-on Funding FPTR recently hosted an event to coincide with the opening of the 2022 grant cycle. FPTR grants are awarded using a rigorous peer review process modeled after the National Institutes of Health (NIH) that ensures that our funding supports the most [...]

WATCH: FPTR Grants Webinar “A Road to Follow-on Funding”2022-04-19T16:15:14+00:00

First Ever #PTResearchMadness

2022-04-05T14:59:59+00:00

Champion of FPTR's First Ever #PTResearchMadness Announced The Foundation for Physical Therapy Research (FPTR) rallying cry at the recent APTA CSM in San Antonio was to remember the researchers. This spring we did just that through our inaugural #PTResearchMadness twitter event. During #PTResearchMadness, current and past FPTR-funded researchers [...]

First Ever #PTResearchMadness2022-04-05T14:59:59+00:00
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