2012 Honors and Awards Recipients

Catherine Worthingham Fellows of APTA

 
 

John O. Barr, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Iowa Chapter
Sections: Education, Geriatrics

Deutsch, Judy 

Judy E. Deutsch, PT, PhD, FAPTA
New Jersey Chapter
Sections: Education, Neurology, Research

 

Helene Fearon, PT, FAPTA
Arizona Chapter
Sections: Private Practice, Health Policy and Administration, Orthopaedic

 

Janet L. Gwyer, PT, PhD, FAPTA
North Carolina Chapter
Section: Education

 

Ellen Hillegass, PT, EdD, CCS, FAACVPR, FAPTA
Georgia Chapter
Section: Cardiovascular and Pulmonary

 

Rob Landel, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS, FAPTA
California Chapter
Sections: Education, Neurology, Orthopaedic

Billie Nelson 

Charlene "Billie" Nelson, PT, MA, FAPTA
North Carolina Chapter
Sections: Clinical Electrophysiology and Wound Management, Geriatrics

Paschal, Karen 

Karen Paschal, PT, DPT, MS, FAPTA
Nebraska Chapter
Sections: Education, Health Policy and Administration, Research

 

Wayne A. Stuberg, PT, PhD, PCS, FAPTA
Nebraska Chapter
Section: Pediatrics

 

Kevin E. Wilk, PT, DPT, FAPTA
Alabama Chapter
Sections: Orthopaedic, Research, Sports

 

Rita Wong, PT, EdD, FAPTA
Virginia Chapter
Sections: Education, Geriatrics, Orthopaedic, Research

Lecturers

 

43rd Mary McMillan Lecture (42nd)

 
 

Alan M. Jette, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Massachusetts Chapter
Sections: Research

John H. P. Maley Lectureship

 
 

Edelle (Edee) Field-Fote, PT, PhD
Florida Chapter
Sections: Neurology, Research

Education Awards

 

Dorothy E. Baethke-Eleanor J. Carlin Award for Excellence in Academic Teaching

 
 

Mark F. Reinking, PT, PhD, SCS, ATC
Missouri Chapter
Sections: Education, Sports

F. A. Davis Award for Outstanding Physical Therapist Assistant Educator

 
 

Carol Ann Schaefer Clayton, PT, PhD
Florida Chapter
Sections: Education, Orthopaedic

Margaret L. Moore Award for Outstanding New Academic Faculty Member

 
Jason Highsmith 

M. Jason Highsmith, PT, DPT, MSMS, CP, FAAOP
Florida Chapter

Signe Brunnström Award for Excellence in Clinical Teaching

 
Karla Bell 

Karla Ann Bell, PT, DPT, OCS
Delaware Chapter
Sections: Geriatrics, Orthopaedic

Practice and Service Awards

 

Lucy Blair Service Award

 
Gorman, Ira 

Ira Gorman, PT, MSPH
Colorado Chapter
Sections: Education, Health Policy and Administration, Private Practice

Gulas, Charles 

Charles J. Gulas, PT, PhD, GCS
Missouri Chapter
Sections: Education, Geriatrics, Health Policy and Administration, Pediatrics, Research

 

Connie Davis Hauser, PT, DPT, ATC
Kentucky Chapter
Sections: Geriatrics, Health Policy and Administration, Oncology, Orthopaedic, Private Practice

 

Lynn Jeffries, PT, PhD, PCS
Oklahoma Chapter
Sections: Education, Pediatrics, Research

 

Carol Counts Likens, PT, PhD, MBA
Tennessee Chapter
Sections: Education, Health Policy and Administration

 

Stephen C. F. McDavitt, PT, DPT, MS, FAAOMPT
Maine Chapter
Sections: Orthopaedic, Private Practice

Gina Musolino 

Gina Maria Musolino, PT, MSEd, EdD
Florida Chapter
Sections: Education, Health Policy and Administration, Neurology, Orthopedics

 

Lynn N. Rudman, PT
Maryland Chapter
Sections: Acute Care, Health Policy and Administration

Philip Tygiel 

Philip Paul Tygiel, PT, MTC
Arizona Chapter
Sections: Private Practice, Orthopaedic, Sports

Marilyn Moffat Leadership Award

 
Pat McAdoo 

Patricia "Pat" McAdoo, PT, MEd
Alaska Chapter
Sections: Acute Care, Cardiovascular and Pulmonary, Federal, Geriatrics, Hand Rehabilitation, Health Policy and Administration, Home Health, Oncology, Orthopaedic, Pediatrics

Henry O. and Florence P. Kendall Practice Award

 
Wing, Mary Katherine 

Mary Kathryn Wing, PT, DPT, GSC, NCS
Arizona Chapter
Sections: Geriatrics, Neurology

Outstanding Physical Therapist Assistant Award

 
 

John Kelly, PTA, BS
Indiana Chapter
Section: Neurology

Outstanding Physical Therapist/Physical Therapist Assistant Team Award

 
 

Mark Rutledge, PT, MHS, OCS
South Carolina Chapter
Sections: Private Practice, Sports

 

Stephen Correia, PT, MHS, OCS, MTC
South Carolina Chapter
Sections: Private Practice, Sports

 

Greg Sills, PTA, BS
South Carolina Chapter
Section: Orthopaedic

Publications Awards

 

Chattanooga Research

 
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Edelle (Edee) Field-Fote, PT, PhD
Florida Chapter
Sections: Neurology, Research

Roach, Kathryn 

Kathryn E. Roach, PT, PhD
Florida Chapter
Sections: Education, Geriatrics, Health Policy and Administration, Orthopaedic, Research

Dorothy Briggs Memorial Scientific Inquiry

 
Wright, Alexis 

Alexis A. Wright, PT, PhD, DPT, FAAOMPT
North Carolina Chapter
Sections: Orthopaedic, Research

Helen J. Hislop Award for Outstanding Contributions to Professional Literature

 
 

Lynn Snyder-Mackler, PT, ScD, SCS, FAPTA
Delaware Chapter
Sections: Clinical Electrophysiology and Wound Management, Orthopaedic, Research, Sports

Jules M. Rothstein Golden Pen Award for Scientific Writing

 
 

Paul F. Beattie, PhD, PT, OCS, FAPTA
South Carolina Chapter
Sections: Orthopaedic, Research

Jack Walker

 
Van Swearingen, Jessie 

Jessie Van Swearingen, PT, PhD, FAPTA
Pennsylvania Chapter
Sections: Geriatrics, Neurology, Research

 

David Wert, PT, MPT
Pennsylvania Chapter
Section: Geriatrics

Research Awards

 

Eugene Michels New Investigator

 
Hynstrom, Allison 

Allison Hyngstrom, PT, PhD
Wisconsin Chapter
Sections: Neurology, Research

Marian Williams Award for Research in Physical Therapy

 
Robert Palisino 

Robert Palisano, PT, ScD, FAPTA
Pennsylvania Chapter
Sections: Pediatrics, Research

Scholarship Recipients

 

Mary McMillan Scholarship Award

 

Physical Therapist Student Scholarship 

Brown, Jonathan 

Jonathan Brown, SPT
Franklin Pierce University

 

Lisa M. Daily, SPT
Indiana University

 

Leigh Anne McLaughlin, SPT
University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill

 

Matthew Thomas Seliga, SPT
Texas State University

Physical Therapist Assistant Student Scholarship 

 

Joshua Montana Yancey, SPTA
Somerset Community College

Minority Scholarship Award

 
William Alvarenga 

William Erick Alvarenga, SPT
University of Southern California

 

Jari Fessahaie Haile, DPT, ATC, PES
University of Southern California

Kiersten Koen 

Kiersten Alexis Koen, SPT
Alabama State University

Oki, Kari 

Kari Chiemi Kanoelani Oki, SPT
University of Southern California

 

Rachel Salazar, SPT
Columbia University

Physical Therapist Assistant Student Scholarship 

Nitin Jhamb 

Nitin Jhamb, SPTA
Volunteer State Community College

 

Ashley Lynn Wilson, SPTA
Broward College

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