• News New Blog Banner

  • MoveForwardPT.com Seeks Applicants for Editorial Board Positions

    APTA is seeking members to help develop and review content for MoveForwardPT.com, the association’s official consumer website. Two vacant positions on the MoveForwardPT.com Editorial Board are waiting to be filled.

    New members will join the current editorial board, which helps write, edit, and review content, such as the detailed symptoms and conditions guides, according to their area of expertise. Board members also facilitate content development and review with other physical therapist experts in the field.

    Applicants must be APTA members with a strong clinical background, proven writing skills, and a keen interest in developing evidence-based, consumer-friendly content. Read the full position description.

    If interested, send a curriculum vitae, letter of intent, and appropriate writing samples to Katie Kissal, senior web content specialist. Please do not volunteer for this position in the comments section of this article.

    The application deadline is September 21.

    Labels: None

    Patient Stories Sought for Move Forward Radio

    Do you have any current or former patients or clients who would be willing to share their physical therapy success stories? If so, MoveForwardPT.com may be interested in interviewing those patients, and their physical therapist, for upcoming episodes of Move Forward Radio, APTA's official consumer-oriented online radio show and podcast.

    If you know of an inspirational physical therapy patient story, e-mail Katie Kissal with a basic description. Do not include in the e-mail your patient’s name or any other identifiable information that would violate HIPAA’s patient privacy protections. Also, do not use the comments section of this post to volunteer for this opportunity.

    If your suggested patient story is selected, APTA staff will contact you to arrange an interview with you and your patient.

    Move Forward Radio airs approximately twice a month. Episodes are featured and archived at MoveForwardPT.com, APTA's official consumer information website, and can be streamed online via Blog Talk Radio or downloaded as podcasts via iTunes.