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Annual Conference Committee - PROGRAMMING CHAIR

Signup Deadline: 06-30-2024
Starts: 07-15-2024
Ends: 12-31-2027
Location: Online Opportunity


Are you passionate about shaping the future of physical therapy education and professional development? Do you thrive in collaborative environments and possess a keen eye for innovative programming? If so, we invite you to join us as the Programming Chair for the APTA NC Annual Conference!

As the Programming Chair, you will play a pivotal role in curating an engaging and dynamic conference experience for physical therapy professionals across North Carolina. This is a unique opportunity to showcase your leadership skills while contributing to the advancement of our profession.


- Collaborate with the conference planning committee to develop a comprehensive and diverse program that addresses the latest trends, challenges, and opportunities in physical therapy practice, research, and education.

- Recruit and oversee APTA NC Conference Programming Committee

- Review and evaluate educational session submissions to ensure alignment with the conference theme, objectives, and audience needs.

- Coordinate with speakers and presenters to finalize session details, logistics, and audiovisual requirements.

- Oversee the scheduling and organization of sessions to optimize attendee engagement and learning outcomes.

- Collaborate with marketing and communications teams to promote the conference and attract attendees from diverse backgrounds and practice settings.


- Active membership in APTA NC and a strong commitment to advancing the physical therapy profession.

- Knowledge of emerging trends and best practices in physical therapy education, research, and practice.

- Ability to work effectively in a team environment

Activities are virtual except for 2 days onsite at the Annual Conference location in October of each year.

For more information, contact Marcus Roll, marcus.roll@duke.edu, 919-684-1845


Knowledge translation
Meeting planning
Non-dues revenue generation
Onsite assistance at a meeting
Professional development
Speaking engagements

Volunteers Needed:

1 (1 open slot)

Experience Required:

No experience


Carla Hill
UNC Therapy Services at NW Cary