Inaugural Reseach Symposium "The Science of Running" a Success!
The California Physical Therapy Association and CAL-PT-FUND partnered to sponsor the inaugural Research Symposim "The Science of Running" in Los Angeles, CA November 9-10, 2013. Featuring world reknowned speakers on biomechanics and running, this event brought attendees from all over the country to LA. Attendees spent two days in session and joined the speakers and course sponsors for a reception and demonstrations at the Movement Performance Institute owned by Chris Powers, PT, PhD, FAPTA. This event raised over $20,000 for the CAL-PT-FUND to support physical therapy research grants distributed to emerging researchers in California. Thank you to all of our sponsors for helping make this event a success!
- HCR ManorCare
- Movement Performance Institute
Save the Date! Join us for our 2nd Annual Research Symposium "The Science of Running" November 22-23, 2014 in San Francisco, CA!
"Pints For a Cause" Event at 2013 CPTA Annual Conference a Hit!
Over 100 supporters of physical therapy reserach joined us for our new event "Pints for a Cause" at the 2013 CPTA Annual Conference in Pasadena, CA September 20th. Attendees spent the evening networking with other researchers, mentoring students interested in research careers and meeting with CAL-PT-FUND Board Members to see what's in store for the future. Thank you to all of our sponsors for helping make this event a success!
- University of Southern California
- Golden Gate District, CPTA
- MedProvider Systems, Inc
- Tricounties District, CPTA
Save the Date! Join us for our 2nd Annual "Pints for a Cause" Beer Garden in Oakland, CA October 24, 2014!
Kaiser Community Benefits Committee and Rehab Services Directors of Northern California Kaiser Hold Con Ed Course Raising $1300 on Behalf of CAL-PT-FUND!
Thank you to everyone that attended the recent course taught by Mary Andre and that made a contribution to the CAL-PT-FUND. A special thanks to Margi Mutio and Kaiser Permanente for your continued support of the physical therapy profession!
“We are very happy to be able to support the great work that is being done by CAPTA for our profession. The Kaiser Permanente Rehab Directors have a long term commitment to supporting evidence based health care delivery. Our donation reflects our support of CPTA and their leadership for the PT profession.”
– Margi Mutio, PT, CHT
If you, your District or Company would like to organize a similar event or have recently hosted an event and would like it featured on the CAL-PT-FUND page, please contact Rochelle Howard at (800) 743-2782.