Friday, September 05, 2014 Education Leadership Fellowship Opportunities Available New and emerging physical therapist (PT) and physical therapist assistant (PTA) academic, residency, and fellowship directors will once again have an opportunity to hone their leadership skills through a one-of-a-kind learning program now accepting applications. APTA's American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education's (ABPTRFE) accredited Education Leadership Institute (ELI) Fellowship is a yearlong invitational learning experience designed to instruct early-career directors in facilitating change, thinking strategically, and engaging in efforts to advance the physical therapy profession. The program is a blended learning experience that combines online and onsite instruction with experienced mentorship. Applicants to the program are selected based on the strength of their applications and meeting all eligibility criteria. Application submission deadline is December 1, 2014, at 5:00 pm ET. To learn more about the program, visit the ELI webpage. ELI is a collaborative program with ABPTRFE, the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy, the APTA Education Section, the Physical Therapist Assistant Educators Special Interest Group, and APTA.