CSM 2020 Residency - We are planning on having a student contest to connect Geriatric Residency Directors with students. Residency Directors let me know if you will be attending CSM 2020?
GeriNotes Resident Corner - In 2020 GeriNotes is willing to publish resident articles that include case reports, new geriatric PT Programs and new geriatric PT tools. Literature reviews will not be accepted unless tied to case report. I hope to establish a working group/ sub committee to grow articles from residents.
American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS), the governing body for certification and recertification for clinical specialists in physical therapy, is accepting nominations from board-certified clinical specialist in geriatric physical therapy to fill 1 position on the Geriatric Specialty Council. Appointments are for 4-year terms beginning January 1, 2020. The deadline to submit your application is on July 31, 2019. Interested individuals may apply at the APTA Engage website: https://engage.apta.org/volunteerresources/volunteer-opportunity-details?VolunteerOpportunityKey=093e2850-6d82-4b5f-8f53-060cdb2123fe&CommunityKey=cadb874d-d9ec-4aa5-9b42-6433f7a97996.
Topic: SIG Journal Club: Program-Level Factors Influencing Positive Graduate Outcomes of Physical Therapy Residency Program
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