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APTA announces 2021 honors and award recipients

Jun 29, 2021

APTA announced the 2021 honor and awards recipients. Congratulations to the  following recipients who are also ACAPT members!

Catherine Worthingham Fellow of the American Physical Therapy Association

  • Deborah Lynn Givens, PT, DPT, PhD, FAPTA
  • Greg Hartley, PT, DPT, FAPTA, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Geriatric Physical Therapy
  • Teresa Jacobson Kimberley, PT, PhD, FAPTA
  • Lori Quinn, PT, EdD, FAPTA
  • Joseph Schreiber, PT, PhD, FAPTA
  • Shawne E. Soper, PT, DPT, MBA, FAPTA
  • Patrick J. Sparto, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Lucy Blair Service Award

  • Donna Applebaum, PT, DPT, MS
  • Mark Bishop, PT, PhD, FAPTA
  • Lisa Black, PT, DPT
  • John Heick, PT, DPT, PhD, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Three Specialties: Neurologic, Orthopaedic, and Sports Physical Therapy
  • Nannette Hyland, PT, PhD
  • April D. Newton, PT, DPT
  • Robert Wellmon, PT, DPT, PhD, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy

Societal Impact Award

  • Todd Davenport, PT, DPT, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
  • Alicia Emerson, PT, DPT, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy

Eugene Michels New Investigator Award

  • Jason Beneciuk, PT, DPT, PhD, MPH

Marian Williams Award for Research in Physical Therapy

  • Lori Michener, PT, PhD, ATC, FAPTA, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy

Helen J. Hislop Award for Outstanding Contributions to Professional Literature

  • Gail Jensen, PT, PhD, FAPTA

Dorothy E. Baethke-Eleanor J. Carlin Award for Excellence in Academic Teaching

  • Charlotte Yates, PT, PhD, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy

Minority Faculty Development Scholarship Award

  • Dawn Brown, PT, DPT, Northern Illinois University

Minority Initiatives Award

  • Department of Physical Therapy at California State University, Fresno
  • Duke Doctor of Physical Therapy Summer Discover Program

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