The 2017 State Policy and Payment Forum will be held September 16-17 at the Detroit Marriott Renaissance Center in Detroit, Michigan.
This event is designed to increase your involvement in, and knowledge of state legislative issues that have an impact on the practice and payment of physical therapy, and to improve your advocacy efforts at the state level. Programming will focus on physical therapy payment & legislative issues at the state level and will include presentations on state scope of practice issues, payment issues, state legislative advocacy, Medicaid, infringement challenges, effective legislative testifying, state licensure issues, and much more!
You will hear from influential public policy makers and other physical therapy advocates; collaborate with colleagues in developing your chapter or section's advocacy efforts; and network with other professionals from across the country. Chapter presidents, legislative chairs, reimbursement chairs, chapter executives, lobbyists, students, and anyone interested in state-level advocacy should attend!
Component Information (.pdf)
Component designee registration is now open.
Online Designee Registration Form
Deadline to submit designee registration:
Friday, July 14, 2017 Extended to Friday, July 21, 2017.
This event is available to APTA members only.
$140 APTA Members
$90 APTA Student Members
$100 Michigan PT and PTA Members
$50 Michigan Student Members
Registration Deadline: Friday, September 1
Advanced registration required. There will be no onsite registration in Detroit.
CEUs will be available for this year’s event. Total CEUs pending.
Housing and Travel
Housing is now open.
Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center
400 Renaissance Drive
Detroit, Michigan 48243
Reserve your room online. (Reservation deadline August 14, 2017)