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RIPPT lttrhd-final-04282020

Individual members of ACAPT member institutions can join the ACAPT Research-Intensive Programs in Physical Therapy (RIPPT) consortium for free.  RIPPT is specifically designed for PT education programs that also offer a PhD degree.

Learn more about RIPPT

CRCAC lttrhd-final-04282020

Individual members of ACAPT member institutions can join the ACAPT Clinical Reasoning Curricula & Assessment Consortium (CRCAC) for free.

Learn more about CRCAC 

 Research workshops

Education research: How to begin your journey (mini-GAMER) - one-day introductory workshop on October 21, 2021

Medical education research certificate (MERC)* helps get you started in education research.  Workshops were held in early June 2021; recheck this page for updates.

Grantsmanship and Mentorship in Education Research (GAMER)* intense grant-writing workshop - applications available annually in the spring

Training in Grantsmanship for Rehabilitation Research (TIGRR) intense NIH grant-writing workshop that includes many other disciplines than PT - applications typically open annually in July and workshop held in January


* Indicates a joint effort of the Education Leadership Partnership (ELP), which includes ACAPT, APTA and the APTA Academy of Education


PT Education Research Mentoring & Listserv

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PhD programs, fellowships, residencies & scholarships
PT education research network

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