Wednesday, February 27, 2013 Member Opportunity to Serve on Public Policy and Advocacy Committee APTA's Public Policy and Advocacy Committee is seeking members to provide strategic advice, counsel, and options to the Board of Directors regarding: (1) how APTA can be responsive to and advocate for society’s needs provided by physical therapists and physical therapist assistants; (2) current and emerging public policy issues impacting the provision of physical therapy, rehabilitation, and health care services; and (3) how to advance the profession within public policy arenas. Interested members should respond to the call by completing a volunteer interest profile found on the Volunteer Interest Pool webpage. The first step is creating a "profile" for service. After developing a profile, to be considered for this committee members must then access the "current opportunities for service page" and respond to the question specific to this committee. The deadline to respond to this call is March 7. For more information on this task force, click on the link above or contact Justin Moore, PT, DPT, vice president, public policy, practice, and professional affairs.