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APTA National - American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) Nominations 2020

Signup Deadline: 07-31-2020
Starts: 08-15-2020
Ends: 06-30-2024


The American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS), the governing body for certification and recertification for clinical specialists in physical therapy, is accepting nominations for 1 board-certified clinical specialist in oncology. Appointments is for a 4-year term beginning August 15, 2020.

Eligibility Requirements:
Members of ABPTS may not concurrently hold a primary APTA section/academy office (ie, president, vice president, secretary, or treasurer), as it could present a conflict of interest between the 2 groups.

Experience with Specialty Council or related activities (eg, external Professional Development Portfolio reviewer, standard setting participant), Specialization Academy of Content Experts (SACE), and/or American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE) is required. Recency of active engagement will be taken into consideration during selection process.

For additional details about these positions, you may review the requirements and responsibilities of appointed members to ABPTS.

Nomination submission deadline extended for oncology position to July 31, 2020.

Volunteers Needed:

3 (3 open slots)

Experience Required:

No experience


Derek Stepp