• Detailed programming, including speaker and session information will be posted as it becomes available. Event location information and handouts will be posted to the Mobile App, which will be available the beginning of September.

    Programming Highlights

    Chesney, Scott

    Keynote Address with "Devotion to Motion" author Scott Chesney
    "Life is about movement...always has been and always will be." Words of inspiration from a 2-time world traveler and a navigator of life with paralysis for over 2 decades. Scott will share his story and words of wisdom - sure to motivate you professionally and personally.

    Dunn, Sharon

    Town Hall with APTA President Sharon Dunn, PT, PhD, OCS
    Ask the APTA president anything, and learn about your association.
    Friday, 6:00 pm

    Money

    Financial Management Seminars
    Learn how to make your student loans affordable.
    Multiple sessions Friday and Saturday

    Resume

    Resume Reviews
    Get the feedback you need for your resume to stand out in a pile of applications. (Participation in resume reviews is limited. Sign up for resume reviews while filling out your registration form.)
    Saturday, 11:00 am

    To see all NSC 2016 programming, click through the tabs at the top of this page.

    NSC 2016 Community Service

    NSC is hosting a clothing drive, participating in a Special Olympics parade, and collaborating with Shoes4Kids to provide local children in need with athletic shoes and socks to keep them moving, this year to impact local communities. Learn how you can get involved.


    Thanks, NEXT Sponsors!

    NSC programming for Thursday, October 27

    12:30 pm-5:00 pm

    GoBabyGo! Live Build

    3:00 pm-7:00 pm

    Attendee Registration

    2:00 pm-4:00 pm

    Community Service Project  (Special Olympics MATP Challenge Day)

    5:30 pm-7:00 pm

    Thursday Night Ignite!

    7:00 pm-11:00 pm

    Marquette Challenge Student Social

    NSC programming for Friday, October 28

    8:00 am-5:00 pm

    Attendee Registration

    8:00 am-9:00 am

    FREE Continental Breakfast

    9:00 am–10:00 am

    Opening Session & Keynote with Scott Chesney

    10:00 am-12:00 pm

    Exhibit Hall Open (Lunch provided)

    12:00 pm-1:00 pm

    Plenary Session: Florida Forum - Early Career Leadership Development

    1:00 pm-1:15 pm

    Break

    1:15 pm-2:30 pm

    Educational Sessions (Choose 1)

    • Exercise Your Money and Rehabilitate Your Debt!
    • You Are the Next Generation
    • Demystifying the Neurologic Patient
    • Physical Therapy in the Emergency Department: How Does it Work and How Can I Become Involved?
    • Be a Diagnostic Detective: Be Ready as a Primary Care Provider
    • Motivational Interviewing in PT Practice: Promoting Healthy Behaviors
    • What Your Patient Really Wants to Know: the "Secret Sauce" to Treating Patients in Pain
     

    2:30 pm-4:30 pm

    Exhibit Hall

    4:30 pm-5:45 pm

    Educational Sessions II (Choose 1)

    • Exercise Your Money and Rehabilitate Your Debt!
    • You Are the Next Generation
    • Demystifying the Neurologic Patient
    • Physical Therapy in the Emergency Department: How Does it Work and How Can I Become Involved?
    • Be a Diagnostic Detective: Be Ready as a Primary Care Provider
    • Motivational Interviewing in PT Practice: Promoting Healthy Behaviors
    • What Your Patient Really Wants to Know: the "Secret Sauce" to Treating Patients in Pain

    6:00 pm-7:00 pm

    Town Hall with APTA President Sharon Dunn, PT, PhD  

    7:00 pm-8:00 pm

    SPTA Coffee Tasting

    8:00 pm-10:00 pm

    PT-PAC Late Night

    NSC programming for Saturday, October 29

    7:00 am-8:00 am

    Faculty Coffee

    7:30 am-8:30 am

    FREE Breakfast & Coffee with APTA CEO Justin Moore, PT, DPT

    8:30 am–10:00 am

    Plenary Session: Find Your Purpose in Life & Candidate Interviews

    10:00 am-12:30 pm

    Exhibit Hall Open (Lunch provided)

    11:00 am-12:30 pm

    Resume Reviews (Ticketed event)

    12:30 am-1:45 pm

    Educational Session III (Choose 1)

    • Exercise Your Money and Rehabilitate Your Debt!
    • You Are the Next Generation
    • Demystifying the Neurologic Patient
    • Physical Therapy in the Emergency Department: How Does it Work and How Can I Become Involved?
    • Be a Diagnostic Detective: Be Ready as a Primary Care Provider
    • Motivational Interviewing in PT Practice: Promoting Healthy Behaviors
    • What Your Patient Really Wants to Know: the "Secret Sauce" to Treating Patients in Pain

    1:45 pm-2:00 pm

    Break

    2:00 pm-2:45 pm

    Snap Learning Spot I (Choose 1)

    • How to Create a TRUE Winning Team: the PT/PTA Team
    • Own Your Own Future: Is an Opportunity in Private Practice for You?
    • Wait, There's More? A Guide to Residency After Graduation
    • So, You Want to be a Leader?

    3:00 pm-3:45 pm

    Snap Learning Spot II (Choose 1)

    • Make an Impact: Use Your "Big Why" to Find the Right Job for You
    • Physical Therapy: 3 Keys to Creating Your Professional Identity
    • Enhancing Professional Development through Certification
    • Thinking Local and Global with Physical Therapy, Leadership, and Service

    4:00 pm-4:45 pm

    Snap Learning Spot III (Choose 1)

    • How to Create a TRUE Winning Team: the PT/PTA Team
    • Own Your Own Future: Is an Opportunity in Private Practice for You?
    • Wait, There's More? A Guide to Residency After Graduation
    • So, You Want to be a Leader?

    5:00 pm-5:45 pm

    Snap Learning Spot IV (Choose 1)

    • Make an Impact: Use Your "Big Why" to Find the Right Job for You
    • Physical Therapy: 3 Keys to Creating Your Professional Identity
    • Enhancing Professional Development through Certification
    • Thinking Local and Global with Physical Therapy, Leadership, and Service

    6:00 pm

    Swearing-In of New Officers  

    6:45 pm

    NSC Programming Concludes

    7:30 pm-10:00 pm

    The Academy of Neurologic Physical Therapy Mentor-Mixer