• Join the NEXT evolution in the Music City!

    Be a part of the movement as we introduce you to the future of physical therapy: NEXT 2016, June 8-11, at the premier Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, Nashville.

    APTA’s NEXT Conference and Exposition, is the leading-edge event that offers trendsetting programming and innovative content from seasoned professionals in physical therapy.

    NEXT 2016 will offer:

    • More than 60 educational sessions
    • Various one-on-one networking opportunities and events
    • The Oxford Debate, exclusive to NEXT
    • The highly anticipated Honors and Awards Ceremony
    • The 47th Mary McMillan Lecture by Carole B. Lewis, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS, GTC, MSG, FAPTA
    • All of the excitement of the "Songwriting Capital of the World"!

    Registration is open!

    We look forward to seeing you in Nashville!


    Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center

    Discover the unmatched level of service, stunning surroundings, and distinctive venues of the world renowned Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN. This premier Opryland hotel will offer attendees an unforgettable getaway, as they experience all the excitement of NEXT 2016 and the energy of the Music City. Only 15 minutes from downtown Nashville, the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center is guaranteed to offer attendees an extraordinary selection of dining, shopping, entertainment and recreation options that will create the perfect setting for a complete getaway.

    Accessibility Information

    APTA complies with the American with Disabilities Act. Download the accessibility guide (.pdf).