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Aquatic PT News

    posted: January 26, 2017


    The Aquatic Section invites you to submit an abstract
    to present research at CSM 2018 – the leading
    conference and career-building event of the year.
    We are accepting abstracts for poster and platform
    presentations, in the categories
    of research, special interest, case studies, and
    theory reports.
    For more information click here

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Journal of Aquatic PT

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Current Volume: Summer 2015

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The Journal of Aquatic Physical Therapy is the primary peer-reviewed, indexed resource for dissemination of research and scholarly work related to the field of aquatic therapy. With an emphasis on implications and applications for therapy practice, the journal promotes the integration of evidence into theory, education, research, and practice related to the field of aquatic therapy. The journal is dedicated to the development advancement of aquatic therapy through publication of research and scholarly work related, but not limited to, scientific bases, integration of theory into education, translation of clinically relevant knowledge, clinical application, and education of clinicians.

Welcome New Members

Jeffrey Royce Royter, PT, MPT   |   Jacob Francis Brewer, PT, DPT, Ph.D., NCS   |   Robert E Donaldson, PT, DC   |   Trupti Bakshi, PT   |   Jaclyn M. Metro, PT, DPT, GCS   |   Diane Elizabeth Madras, PT, PhD   |   James D Schill, PT   |   Heather Renee-Gleason Jennings, PT, DPT, NCS   |   Ilana Nicole Kellogg Waasdorp, PT   |   Rachel Torlak, PT   |   Maria Penksa, PT   |   Shanelle Lynn Middleton, SPT   |   Megan Jones, PT   |   Andrea Trinidad Walker, PT   |   J.K. Nelms, PTA   |   Jonathan Bellizio, PT, DPT   |   Robert L Arledge, PT   |   Anne Frances Dziuba, PT   |   Emily Colleen Tarlini, PTA   |   Cynthia Dawn Golembiewski, PTA   |   Sharif Magdi Nafeh, PTA   |   Megan Zann, SPT   |   Marilyn D. Phillips, PT, MS, CAE   |   Brian Paul Van Valkenburg, SPTA   |   Andrea Christine Pettit, Andrea Pettit, PTA

About The Aquatic Physical Therapy Section

Our mission is to champion the aquatic physical therapy profession to optimize lifelong movement, function and wellness.

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The Aquatic Section's polls are now open until December 2.

Here are the offices which will be voted upon:

  • Vice President of Governance
  • Vice President of Education
  • Secretary
  • Director of Research
  • Nominating Committee

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