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PTAs Celebrate 50 Years!

Tuesday, February 5, 2019   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Matthew Nicholas
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PTAs Celebrate 50 Years!

2019 marks the 50th anniversary of the first physical therapist assistant (PTA) graduates.

Though a half-century may seem like a long time, the rise of the PTA from something that seemed like a good idea to a recognized, well-established, and in-demand profession integral to health care represents a remarkably short ascendance. Today, it's hard to imagine the delivery of physical therapy without PTAs on the team. Read more...

IPTA's PTA Director Lisa Zemaitis, PTA is joined with IPTA President, Mike Riley, PT and APTA President Sharon Dunn, PT for a photo op during CSM 2019.

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