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A Listening Session on Changing the Black Landscape of the Physical Therapy Profession (Focus: Administrators)- free recording

Nov 7, 2020

ACAPT's  Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) Consortium hosted: A Listening Session on Changing the Black Landscape of the Physical Therapy Profession (Focus: Administrators).

Physical Therapy Academic Administrators and Leaders provided their perspective on how social injustices, COVID-19, and other racial and health pandemics are addressed from an organizational perspective. The panelists will discuss strategies that they envision to address the under-representation of Black/Brown individuals in the profession of physical therapy.

Panelists:

  • Barb Sanders, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Professor and Chair, Department of Physical Therapy, Texas State University, Immediate Past President of the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy
  • Mark F. Reinking, PT, PhD, ATC, FAPTA, Dean, Regis University, President of the American Council of Academic Physical Therapy
  • James Gordon, PT, EdD, FAPTA, Professor, Associate Dean and Chair Division of Biokinesiology and Physical Therapy University of Southern California
  • Justin D. Moore, PT, DPT, Chief Executive Officer, American Physical Therapy Association
  • Nancy Kirsch, PT, DPT, PhD, FAPTA, Vice Chairperson of Rehabilitation and Movement Sciences and Director of the Doctor of Physical Therapy Programs at Rutgers
  • Peggy Blake Gleeson, PT, PhD, Clinical Director and Associate Director of the School of Physical Therapy
If you have any questions, contact events@acapt.org.

 

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