The American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education is seeking a cadre of members with diverse expertise to serve on the Accreditation Services Committee. If you are interested in submitting your name to the applicant pool for the Accreditation Services Committee, please complete the following information. Applications are due to APTA Staff by November 30, 2015.
Note: If appointed, you MUST be available for training at APTA Headquarters in Alexandria, VA, on March 7, 2016. All travel expenses will be paid by APTA for this meeting.
The Accreditation Services Council shall appoint individuals who are not members of the council to the Accreditation Services Committee. Committee members are selected for a term of at least four years. Committee members will be evaluated annually regarding their performance. A $200 per day (eg, 24 hours) per site visit honorarium is provided to committee members.
Individuals are being recommended for these categories:
The following timeline will be used as a guide for the appointment of new Committee members:
Members of the Accreditation Services Committee will be oriented via APTA staff with the assistance of the Accreditation Services Council. The process for orientation of new committee members is as follows:
All committee members will receive additional training and updates on substantive changes made by ABPTRFE related to the accreditation process annually via online refresher training for the duration of their appointment.
Appointments to the Committee by the Accreditation Services Council will
occur in December 2015. Notification regarding appointments will be
sent in January 2016. For additional questions, please contact the APTA Residency/Fellowship Specialist, Stephanie McNally, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The application deadline has now passed.