Chapter Awards and Nominations

April 28, 2017

Florence Kendall dedicated nearly seventy years of her life to physical therapy. She and her husband Henry played a major role in drafting the original bill that was enacted into law in 1947, legally establishing the practice of physical therapy in Maryland. This award is presented at the Fall Meeting. Nominees should be: * Physical therapists or physical therapist assistants who have demonstrated outstanding service to the profession of physical therapy in the area(s) of patient care, supervision, administration, education, and/or research. * Physical therapists or physical therapist assistants who have participated and been a dominant force in activities that have significantly affected chapter or professional growth and development.

The Stephen M. Levine award was established to recognize a member who exemplifies the contributions made to the profession by Stephen M. Levine, PT, DPT, MSHA, FAPTA. Help us honor other Maryland APTA members who continue Florence , Henry, and Steve's quest to advance the profession. 

If you know of someone whom you would like to be considered for these award, please send in your nomination and include:

  1. Their name, address, telephone number, and type of APTA membership. 
  2. A narrative form, on a separate page, that documents the nominee’s specific activities and contributions and why you feel this qualifies him/her for this award to be presented at the Annual Meeting. 
  3. A current curriculum vitae for the nominee.

Send submissions to: Lauri Jacobson, Executive Director | APTA of Maryland, Inc. | 18919 Surreywood | San Antonio, TX 78258. You can also e-mail aptamd@aptamd.org. DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION IS September 1, 2017