Nominate your colleague for PPTA SIG Awards!

by Jeffrey Rothman | May 31, 2018

The Awards Committees for PPTA Special Interest Groups are currently seeking nominations for the Acute Care, Geriatric, Pediatric, Neurology, and Private Practice SIG Awards. The awards will be presented at the PPTA Conference in Valley Forge this October.


The awards for each SIG recognize a physical therapist or physical therapist assistant that is a member of APTA/PPTA and has made meaningful contributions to physical therapy at the individual, Chapter, or National level in the practice area supported by the SIG.  The contributions can be in any of the following areas:


  • Excellence in patient care or clinical practice
  • Excellence in education or research
  • Community advocacy


If you would like to recognize a colleague for excellence in acute care, geriatrics, pediatrics, neurology, or private practice, please click on this link to submit a letter of nomination digitally, or mail hard copy submissions to:  PPTA Chapter Office, SIG Award Submission, attn. Allison McIntosh, 2400 Ardmore Blvd., Ste. 302, Pittsburgh, PA  15221.  Digital submission of nominations are highly encouraged.  The nomination should provide evidence with specific examples of the individual’s contributions.  A current copy of the nominee’s curriculum vitae or resume is preferred but not mandatory.  

 Deadline for receipt of nominations is July 15, 2018.


Please take advantage of this opportunity to honor a colleague!