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ELC 2019 - Save the Date!



Setting Sail: Discovering a New World of Opportunities

The Academy of Physical Therapy Education (APTE) and the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy (ACAPT) hereby issue a call for educational session, platform and poster presentation proposals for the Educational Leadership Conference 2019.  Abstracts will be accepted from March 15 until April 18, 2019.  ELC 2019 will be held in Bellevue, WA October 18-20.

We invite academic administrators, faculty, and clinicians to engage with one another in the conference titled Setting Sail: Discovering a New World of Opportunities.  The conference begins with the annual Dr. Geneva R. Johnson Forum on Innovation where participants are encouraged to submit proposals that support excellence in the following sub-themes and topics:

All Hands-On Deck: Generations X, Y, Z Working as a Team
  • Educational Costs and Financial Burdens
  • Empathy and Burnout
  • Adulting 101- Financial Literacy and Career Planning 
  • Crucial Conversations: Communicating with each other
  • Coordinates for Change- Remediation Strategies for Success
Building Bridges for the Future through Curricular and Clinical Innovations
  • Educational Research- Steering Future Curricular Change
  • IPE in Academic and Workplace Learning
  • Enhancing the Role of the Clinical Educator as a Mentor
  • Collaborative models in clinical education 
Navigating Workforce Needs for Society
  • Telehealth: Licensure Compact Becoming a Reality
  • Developing a Diverse and Culturally Competent Physical Therapy Workforce
  • Proliferation of Programs: Passport of Entry
  • Relational Coordination in Healthcare
  • Attracting Talent to the Physical Therapy Profession: Ideas and Challenges for the Future
Charting a New Course
  • Blended/Hybrid Learning Models
  • Simulation-Based Learning 
  • Competency Based Education- Entrustable Professional Activities
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