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APTA of Maryland 

Student Special Interest Group (SSIG) 

Connecting to Maryland Students throughout the year

  • Attend a monthly community service drive to get students more involved in local communities.
  •  Spread ideas and promote academic discussion through blog posts, up-to-date evidence-based research, and forum topics.
  •  Connect the physical therapy student body through social media, SSIG meetings, and event

        Check out the APTA of Maryland Career
                           Resource Center

  • Let Employers Find You - Upload your resume to our career center
  • Resume Writing Tips
  • Preparing for your Internview
  • Career Advancement
  • Navigate the Digital World

 Take advantage of all APTA membership has to offer and get Back to School Savings. APTA members can save money with special back to school savings at Office Depot, OfficeMax, ASICS, and even Budget Car and Truck Rentals. Learn More

Get Involved or volunteer your time! APTA of Maryland has several opportunities for you to gain leadership skills through our student committee, volunteer with organizations like Special Olympics of Maryland, The Arthritis Foundation, and more. Contact our Student Core Amabassador ( to learn more.

Visit APTA of Maryland on Facebook and Twitter
These are networking and special interest groups for physical therapists in the state of Maryland.

Student Resource Guide
This is an annual publication developed by the Maryland Chapter's student committee for new and graduating students. It provides useful information about key resources, the national student assembly, licensure information, and career building assistance.

APTA of Maryland Student Conclave is held annually to allow students to network with peers, meet with recruiters and vendors, and participate in our special continuing education programming.  We also hold our annual advocacy academy for 1st year students during this event.

APTA of Maryland Day on the Hill - On February 14, 2018 PT and PTA students will join PT and PTA members and convene in Annapolis to meet with legislators. The morning will start with a 45 minute briefing during which we can give final directions and answer any remaining questions. Then groups of students, accompanied by a physical therapist or faculty member will meet with legislators or their staff. Help us Protect PT!

National Student Conclave - The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is hosting the National Student Conclave October 19-21, 2017 Portland, OR. Imagine a weekend surrounded by more than 1,500 students — your friends and future colleagues — from across the country. Imagine one-on-one career advice and recruiters ready to take your résumé. Then imagine yourself at NSC, where it's all about you!