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11 Jun
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From the House of Delegates: APTA Honors Richard Lieber With Honorary Membership

June 11, 2016: Richard Lieber, PhD, described by a member of the APTA House of Delegates (House) as “one of the most creative and talented muscle physiologists in the world,” has received honorary membership in the association. Source: APTA Feed ...

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10 Jun
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News From NEXT: McMillan Lecturer Calls for Renewed Focus on Geriatrics

June 10, 2016: Carole B. Lewis, PT, DPT, PhD, FAPTA, issued a call to action during the 47th Mary McMillan Lecture June 9 at NEXT 2016. Source: APTA Feed News From NEXT: McMillan Lecturer Calls for Renewed Focus on Geriatrics

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10 Jun
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News From NEXT: Foundation Honors Moffat, Tepper; Pays Tribute to Charles Magistro

June 10, 2016: This year’s Foundation service awards were presented to DJO Global, Marilyn Moffat, PT, DPT, PhD, FAPTA, and Steven H. Tepper, PT, PhD, FAPTA. Source: APTA Feed News From NEXT: Foundation Honors Moffat, Tepper; Pays Tribute to Charles ...

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10 Jun
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News From NEXT: 2015-2016 Pittsburgh-Marquette Challenge Raises over $350,000 for the Foundation

June 10, 2016: Students from across the country were recognized during the Foundation for Physical Therapy’s (Foundation) annual Gala on June 9. Source: APTA Feed News From NEXT: 2015-2016 Pittsburgh-Marquette Challenge Raises over 0,000 for the Foundation

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10 Jun
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News From NEXT: Shields, Manal Will Deliver Featured Lectures in 2017

June 10, 2016: Richard Shields, PT, PhD, FAPTA, has been named the recipient of the 2017 McMillan Lecture Award, andt Tara Jo Manal, PT, DPT, FAPTA, will be delivering the 2017 Maley Lecture. Source: APTA Feed News From NEXT: Shields, ...

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10 Jun
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Input Sought on Resident Core Competencies, Evaluation Instrument: Deadline June 30

June 10, 2016: The Residency Competency Work Group of ABPTRFE is looking for input on draft core competencies and critical behaviors being recommended for physical therapist residency education. Source: APTA Feed Input Sought on Resident Core Competencies, Evaluation Instrument: Deadline ...

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10 Jun
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Paper on PTs and Imaging Makes the Case for Expanded Privileges Nationwide

June 10, 2016: The APTA Orthopaedic Section’s Imaging Special Interest Group has released a white paper on PTs and imaging that serves as not only a history of the issue, but as a roadmap for advocating on behalf of expanded ...

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09 Jun
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2016 APTA House Focuses on Getting Down to the Work of Transformation

June 8, 2016: APTA’s primary policymaking body began the work of applying the principles of APTA’s transformative vision to real-world issues. Source: APTA Feed 2016 APTA House Focuses on Getting Down to the Work of Transformation

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09 Jun
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Patient’s Remarkable Recovery Is Highlight of NEXT Opener

June 9, 2016: One of the great things about remarkable physical therapy stories is that there’s no exaggeration needed to make them remarkable. Source: APTA Feed Patient’s Remarkable Recovery Is Highlight of NEXT Opener

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09 Jun
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PTs Added to Bill That Protects Providers Traveling With Sports Teams

June 9, 2016: A bipartisan bill that helps to protect health care providers who travel with sports teams now includes physical therapists (PTs) in its list of covered professions. Source: APTA Feed PTs Added to Bill That Protects Providers Traveling ...

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