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  • International Physical Therapy Congress Gearing Up for 2015 Event

    It may be almost a year away, but now's the time to start preparing for the next World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) Congress, May 2015 in Singapore.

    The Congress will be held May 1–4 at the at the Suntec Singapore Convention and Exhibition Centre in Singapore's central business district, about 20 minutes from Changi International Airport. Registration opens in July, but fees have been posted on the congress website, with early registration discounts offered until October 2.

    WCPT has also opened its call for abstracts for the congress, with an October 31 submission deadline. In addition, the confederation offers a mentoring program for anyone with little or no experience in submitting an abstract for a scientific congress.

    The WCPT Congress is the world's largest international physical therapy gathering. APTA is a member of WCPT.


    • What languages will the workshops and meetings be in? How do we find out more about what workshops will be offered?

      Posted by Ellie Kramer, PT, DPT on 6/7/2014 4:58 PM

    • Good questions, Ellie. The workshops and meetings will be presented in English. To learn more about the workshops that will be offered, you can visit WCPT’s site at http://www.wcpt.org/mywcpt to check on Congress updates

      Posted by APTA Staff on 6/9/2014 11:00 AM

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