Online Evidence-Based Databases

Online Evidence-Based Databases APTA’s Open Door: Portal to Evidence-Based Practice The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) recognizes that physical therapists must be able to easily access clinical research if they are to practice evidence-based physical therapy as they provide clinical services. Given the importance of evidence-based practice to the achievement of the APTA’s Vision Statement …

Evidence Based Practice SIG

Evidence Based Practice SIG Chair: Jena Ogston, PT, MPT, PhD Vice Chair: Catherine Quatman-Yates, PT, DPT, PhD Secretary: Denise Gobert, PT, PhD, NCS Treasurer: Amy Miller, PT, DPT, EdD Nominating Committee: Amy Wagner, PT, DPT, GCS Purpose The purpose of the EBP SIG is to provide a forum for clinicians, educators and researchers that promotes …

Researchers

Researchers Published Guidelines to Assist With Study Design and Research Add – Grant Opportunities Grant Writing Tips/Tutorials The NIH R01 Tool Kit http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/career_magazine/previous_issues/articles/2007_07_27/caredit.a0700106 QUOROM statement reporting of meta-analyses of randomized controlled trialshttp://www.consort-statement.org/Evidence/evidence.html#quorom QUOROM statement checklist for quality reporting of meta-analyses of randomized controlled trials:http://www.consort-statement.org/ QUOROM.pdf STARD Initiative for complete and accurate reporting of studies on …

Inclusion Across the Lifespan II Workshop: September 2, 2020

  Planning clinical research studies? Tune in to the Inclusion Across the Lifespan (IAL) II virtual workshop for evidence-based practical advice for meeting the new IAL policy, with a focus on pediatric and geriatric populations. Discussions will include considerations for special populations (e.g. racial/ethnic minorities, people with disabilities, rural/isolated populations, language minority individuals, pregnant and lactating women, …

Awards

Awards The Academy of Physical Therapy Research recognizes excellence in physical therapy research annually through a variety of awards and provides opportunities to both student and regular members via competitive awards. APTA Award Nominations John P. Maley Award Nominations​ Research Traveling Fellows Award Student Travel Award APTA Award Nominations The Awards Committee of the Academy …

Resources

Resources RESEARCHERS CLINICIANS STUDENTS RESEARCHERS Federal Grants APTA Grants Other Grants Grant Writing Workshops/ Courses/ Resources Search Engines Click here for more Resources CLINICIANS Patient Care Evidence-Based Practice Resources Depression: A Resource Guide STUDENTS CSM 2018 SOR Session Presenters Present Podcast Michael Bade, PT, DPT, PhD, OCS, presented on Residencies and Fellowships: Jennifer Stevens-Lapsley, PT, …

JOIN US

Join Us & Get Involved The Academy of Physical Therapy Research (APTR) invites colleagues from associated professions and physical therapy professionals from outside the U.S. to join with us as partners in our mission to advance the best practice of physical therapy through research.  Academy members value the opportunity to network, consult, collaborate, and exchange …