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National Advocacy Dinners are an annual event, usually held locally by programs and student groups, to learn about the importance of APTA advocacy and how students can get involved and stay involved throughout their careers.

April 2023 will be the month for hosting National Advocacy Dinners. 

What: Learn the top legislative issues affecting your future profession and patients, and find out how YOU can get involved and make a difference NOW as a student advocate. #PTAdvocacy.

Where: Participants are listed on our Facebook page!

Hosting a Dinner

Interested in hosting a dinner but don't know where to start? Access this guide to get started.

Hosting a dinner? Tell us! Reach out at

Host Resources

Attending a Dinner

You may also reach out to your Core Ambassador for dates and locations in your area. For more information, or information on how you can organize a dinner, contact

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