2019 Annual Conference

APTAs of DC and Maryland Annual Conference

November 9, 2019

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This years conference will include sessions on
  • Acute Care
    Early Mobility in the ICU to Improve Patient Outcomes – Role of Multidisciplinary Team Members
  • Aquatics
    Effective Training and Utilization of the Aquatics Rehab Aid
  • Dry Needling
    A New Dry Needling Approach: Fu's Subcutaneous Needling
  • Enhanced Practice
    Motivational Interviewing: Getting the Most out of your Therapy Sessions
    Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging: Hands-on application for the physical therapist
  • Geriatrics
    Senior Care Strategies, Falls Prevention & Cognitive Consideration
  • Health and Wellness
    The Power of Nature and Health: The Park RX and Integrating Holistic Health into Clinical Practice 
  • Pediatrics
    Ankle and Foot Issues in the Pediatric Population: Congenital and Acquired
  • Orthopedics
    Shoulder Labral Issues from Injury to Surgical Considerations and Rehabilitation

Awards and Honors

During the Member Meeting from Noon - 1:00 pm we will honor this years 2019 Award Recipients. The member event is FREE to all members. If you are attending the conference, you are automatically registered for the meeting. If you would like to join us in our celebrations please RSVP. 

Outstanding PTA Award
Lisa Warwick Arndt PTA

Richard T. Peret Distinguished Service Award
Lakshmi Sanka PT

Stephen M. Levine Award 
Carol Zehnacker PT, DPT, MS

Henry O. and Florence P. Kendall Award
Kevin Platt PT, DPT, MBA, FACHE

APTA Maryland Turns 80, PTAs Turn 50, and Direct Access in Maryland Turns 40. Join us for our Celebration Reception 

Conference Highlights

Registration Fees

Special Early Bird Rate through Sept 15th
Member/Student: $125 I Non Member: $175

After Sept 15th
Member/Student: $150 I Non Member: $200


AACC. 101 College Parkway. Arnold, MD.  CALT (Center for Applied Learning and Tech) Building on West Campus
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Map of Campus with directions to parking and CALT

Cancellations and Refunds

This cancellation policy applies to all elements of the chapter meeting.

  • A $60 fee will be assessed for each registration cancelled between the time of registration and October 1, 2019.
  • There will be a $20 fee to switch registrations (substitute one attendee for another).
  • No refunds will be given after October 14, 2019.

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