Who We Are

 

The American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy (AASPT) provides a common forum for members of the Association with an interest in sports physical therapy. The mission of the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy, as a component of the American Physical Therapy Association, is to promote excellence in sports physical therapy practice, research, education, and professional development. Our vision is to be the leader in sports physical therapy.

AASPT Goals
Practice: promote and progress sports physical therapy
Research: advance sports physical therapy research and scholarship
Education: define and enhance sports physical therapy education
Professional Development: advocate and provide resources for mentorship and growth
Engagement: facilitate member involvement and leadership
Sustainability: responsibly manage organizational resources

AASPT Objectives
• Advance a culture of excellence in sports physical therapy practice, research, education, and professional development;
• Promote and advance sports physical therapy across professions and in society;
• Identify and respond to professional issues concerning sports physical therapy;
• Foster communication, collaboration, and mentorship among members;
• Assist APTA in furthering its objectives as outlined in the bylaws and by policy statements/actions taken by the House of Delegates.

If you're interested in Sports Physical Therapy, this is the place! Browse our site for information on membership benefits, educational courses, publications, news and events and more. Our resources span the nation, the continent and even the globe!

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Our Team

Walter L. Jenkins

PT, DHS, LATC, ATC

Walter L. Jenkins

President 2016-2019 1st Term
 
Blaise Williams

PT, PhD

Blaise Williams

Vice President 2015-2018 1st Term
 
Heiderscheit

PT, PhD

Bryan Heiderscheit

Treasurer 2016-2019 2nd Term
 
Rauh

PT, PhD, MPH, FACSM

Mitchell Rauh

Secretary 2015-2018 1st Term
 
President

PT, DPT, SCS, ATC

Stacey Pagorek

Representative-At-Large 2016-2019, 2nd Term
 
mark decarlo

PT, DPT, MHA, SCS, ATC

Mark S. De Carlo

Executive Director