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: Nathan Hellyer Vice Chair: David Levine Treasurer: Hilary Greenberger Nominating Committee: Amy Wagner Purpose The purpose of the EBP SIG is to provide a forum for clinicians, educators and researchers that promotes collaboration and innovation for informed application of research evidence in practice. Objectives The objectives of the EBP SIG …

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 …

Asst/Associate Professor PT, UNE Portland, ME

Position Type:                      Faculty Faculty Track:                     Tenure or Non-tenure Position Title:                       Asst./Associate Professor PT Employment Status:           Full Time Months:                                                 12 Campus:                               Portland  Job Description The Department of Physical Therapy at the University of New England http://www.une.edu/wchp/pt/) is currently inviting applications for an Assistant or Associate Professor. The position is a …

President’s Message

Message from the President It is an honor to be President of APTA’s Section on Research. The Section on Research serves as a central hub for facilitating excellence in research generation, dissemination, implementation, and application in physical therapy. Our guiding principles are: Awareness, Collaboration, and Engagement, or ACE.  We promote Awareness of the value that …

Complete Listing of Officers, Committees and Appointments

Complete Listing of Officers, Committees, and Appointments PresidentGammon M. Earhart, PT, PhD President-ElectJulie Tilson, PT, DPT Vice PresidentLaura C. Schmitt, PT, PhD, MPT SecretaryTherese Johnston, PT, PhD, MBA TreasurerScott K. Stackhouse, PT, PhD Committees Abstract Review Committee (1 Chair and ≥3 members) Justin Beebe, PT, PhD (Chair)Joseph Zeni, PT, PhDMichael Tevald, PT, PhDYu-Ping Chen, PT, …