APTA National - APTA Health Promotion and Wellness Council Chair 2022

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Signup Deadline: 08-16-2021
Starts: 01-01-2022
Ends: 12-31-2022


The APTA Health Promotion and Wellness Council is a community for stakeholders who have a special interest in developing and disseminating best practices in prevention, health promotion, and wellness, promoting understanding of the role of the physical therapist in providing services, serving as a resource for association components and external groups related to that role, providing opportunities for council members to gain knowledge and to access tools and other resources to provide services, and connecting stakeholders to catalyze positive change in society’s health beliefs and behaviors.

This council shall have a steering group consisting of the chairperson and three other members appointed by the APTA president.

Requirements as Chair:
  • Must be a member of the APTA Health Promotion and Wellness Council  
  • Must be an APTA member in good standing

  • Facilitate steering group meetings and council meetings (1 in-person meetings per year, up to 6 full council virtual meetings, and up to 12 council steering group virtual meetings) 
  • Lead efforts to foster council member driven communication and networking
  • Partner with the Board liaison and the APTA staff liaison to the council to provide regular updates to the APTA Board

Learn more about the Council at http://www.apta.org/Councils/. 



Volunteers Needed:

1 (1 open slot)

Experience Required:

2 to 3 years volunteer experience


Alissa Patanarut