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APTA helps educators empower the next generations of PTs and PTAs.

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Clinical Educator Development is intended for health care providers who work primarily in a clinical setting and are interested in developing their teaching abilities.

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Small-Scale Study Finds Large-Scale Debt Among Recent DPT Grads

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A limited study finds high debt-to-income ratios among PTs -- higher than newly minted family medicine physicians and veterinarians.

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Residency and Fellowship Education

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Explore residency and fellowship opportunities through ABPTRFE.

Curriculum Resources by Topic

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Event APTA DPT Education Fair

Sep 08, 2020
10:00 am-8:00 pm