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Students are the future of the physical therapy profession and a dynamic part of the APTA community.

APTA student members receive a special monthly newsletter in addition to numerous other benefits. And if you’re a member at graduation, you’ll save on APTA dues as you start your career.

We offer numerous opportunities for you to get involved, and we provide resources to support you now and into your career.

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APTA National Advocacy Dinners

Jan 30, 2024 / Open Access

Connect with other students and leaders in the profession and learn about advocacy issues impacting your profession.

Regenerative Rehab: The State of Practice Today

Oct 1, 2023 / Feature

Take a look at what recent advancements in regenerative medicine may mean for physical therapists.

Defining Moment: Diagnosing a New Beginning

Oct 1, 2023 / Column

One physical therapist's struggle in DPT school led to an ADHD diagnosis and, eventually, a successful career.

Serving Your Community

Sep 28, 2023 / Article

In this APTA Social we discuss ways to find community engagement and volunteerism opportunities.

Building Your Brand

Aug 24, 2023 / Article

In this video, we will explore the strategies and techniques for building your brand on social media.

2023 John H.P. Maley Lecture

Aug 11, 2023 / Article

Discover the pressing need for translating research findings into practical clinical applications within the field of physical therapy.

'It's not about having this 25-point plan.' Four PTs share advice for new grads

Aug 1, 2023 /

Tips on finding mentors, negotiating contracts, and more.

A Mock APTA House of Delegates Gives Students a Taste of the Experience

Jun 28, 2023 / Article

Students from two DPT programs share what they learned about governance and advocacy through mock sessions of the APTA House of Delegates.

2023 Lynda D. Woodruff Lecture

Jun 15, 2023 / Article

By joining forces with other stakeholders, we can collectively work toward enhancing the overall quality of health care and public health outcomes.

Host a National Advocacy Dinner

Apr 6, 2023 / Article

Learn about APTA advocacy, the importance of getting involved, and how you can advocate for the physical therapy profession.