APTA invites members to participate
in the 2013 photography contest.
Each photo submitted should reflect physical therapy practice, education, or
research. Winning entries should:
Winners will be selected by a
distinguished panel of judges. Winning entries will be displayed at APTA
headquarters. They also may appear in APTA's online or print publications and
on the APTA.org or MoveForwardPT.com websites.
The first-place winner will receive
$500. The second and third place winners will receive $250 each. No cash prizes
will be awarded for honorable mentions. Winners will be announced in a future
issue of PT in Motion: News Now.
Merritt, senior coordinator, academic services,
at 800/999-2782, ext 3208, with questions or concerns. All entries must be
submitted to Courtney Merritt
by Friday, August 30. Winners
will be notified by Friday, January 10, 2014.
Don't miss out on this outstanding
opportunity to help identify and preserve the best in contemporary physical
therapy practice, education, and research through your own creativity and
See the photos that were honored
from the 2012 contest.
The World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT) is
the largest international gathering of physical therapists, bringing together
clinicians, educators, researchers, managers, and policymakers.
The 2015 congress, which will be held in Singapore May
1-4, promises a high-quality program along with a major international trade
exhibition and plenty of opportunities for networking. More than 5,000 physical
therapists participated in the 2011 congress held in Amsterdam.
Are you involved in research, or is there a new project
that is due to start this year? Don't forget that your current research and
innovation projects may provide an opportunity for you to present in 2015.
Stay tuned for more information in the upcoming months.
Contact René Malone with questions.