Physical Therapy Conferences

CE For Therapy is continuously monitoring our sources for Annual Physical Therapy Conferences and Meetings that would be of interest to Physical Therapists and Assistants. If you are aware of any Annual Physical Therapy Conferences that we should add, please contact us. We will also post new additions on our Facebook page, if you would like to follow us there.

Annual Physical Therapy Conferences and Meetings

Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM) Annual Virtual Conference 2020, Link to Conference  Oct 9 – Oct 11,  2020

2020 Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM) Annual VirtualConference is organized by the Academy of Integrative Health & Medicine (AIHM). The venue has been changed from live to virtual, and additional details will be posted as they become available

Academy of Spinal Cord Injury Professionals 2020  Virtual Educational Conference  “One Vision on the Magnificent Mile!”  Link to Conference

September 12-13 and September 21-22, 2020
Zoom Platform

To meet the continuing educational needs of our members and guests, ASCIP has designed a creative virtual format that combines live presentations by our 2020 Keynote and awarded speakers, breakout sessions on a wide range of relevant spinal cord injury topics, and poster presentations. Sessions will be eligible for continuing education credits, including enduring access to recorded sessions to maximize convenience for participants! The conference will take place on September 12-13 and September 21-22, 2020 (Central Time) using the Zoom platform.

 

Align Virtual Conference 2020 – What’s Next  Link to Conference

Aug 28 – Aug 30, 2020

The Virtual Align Conference features an incredible lineup of keynote speakers that have never been brought together in one event. The breakout sessions will empower you to discover what’s next in the areas you’re most passionate about. Open to PTs, OTs, PTAs and other rehab professionals,

American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine 74th Annual Meeting   Link to Conference

September 23-26, 2020 Virtual Conference

The AACPDM Leadership has made the difficult decision to cancel the in-person meeting, and opt for the first ever virtual meeting. By registering for the AACPDM Annual Meeting, you will have the ability to earn over 89 educational credits at your convenience by giving you virtual access to all Annual Meeting sessions until December 31, 2020.

American Academy of Orofacial Pain 2020 Annual Meeting – The Newly Approved Dental Specialty of Orofacial Pain: Bridging Medicine and Orofacial Pain Dentistry  Link to Conference

Virtual Conference Friday, September 4, 2020. 

The AAOP 2020 Scientific Meeting will now be presented via the existing online Learning/CE Subscription Portal and a one day live virtual event to take place on Friday, September 4, 2020.

 

American Academy of Orthopedic Medicine 2020 – Expertise for Changing Times – On Your Time

Virtual Conference Dec 5-6 and Dec 12-13, 2020

AAOM2020 Virtual Includes: 28 Presentations from leaders in the field: 3 Complimentary Workshops; On-Demand Video;Virtual Trade Show; 50% off AAOM Video Library Purchases.

Workshop virtual demonstrations include: Introduction to Regenerative Medicine for Musculoskeletal Conditions; Marketing Your Regenerative Medicine Practice – marketing objectives that guide your practice to develop and execute the best ideas that will make your goals a reality; BMC and Adipose Fat Harvesting, Solutions and Injecting – Dr. Shiple will cover how to perform a bone marrow aspiration and fat/adipose harvesting. He will demonstrate best practices win a didactic format, followed by a video-streamed live patient demonstration.

American Academy of Pain Medicine 37th Annual Meeting:   EFFECTIVE PAIN CARE IS MULTIMODAL  2021 Virtual Annual Meeting Dates: TBD

Join AAPM for the must-attend pain medicine meeting of the year for all clinicians treating patients in pain. Learn from leading experts in the field, network, and hear about the latest scientific and technical advancements in pain. More information on the 2021 meeting is coming soon.

American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation 35th Annual Meeting ↗

September 30 – October 3, 2020  Virtual Meeting

The AACVPR Board of Directors has made the difficult decision to cancel the in-person event in West Palm Beach, Florida and move to a fully virtual Annual Meeting. AACVPR will offer a full line-up of live and pre-recorded sessions for virtual conference attendees. There will be keynotes, breakout sessions, a virtual exhibit hall, an Awards Showcase, and networking. Attendees will be able to chat in real-time with other attendees, speakers, exhibitors, sponsors, and AACVPR staff. A virtual exhibit hall will also be available so that attendees can learn about the latest innovations, products, services and resources. Special reduced rate offers, games and prizes will be available to all attendees who participate in AACVPR’s virtual conference.

 

American Association of Neuromuscular & Electrodiagnostic Medicine 2020 Annual Meeting

October 7-10, 2020 l Virtual Meeting

The AANEM Annual Meeting is the premier educational event for those involved in neuromuscular (NM) and electrodiagnostic (EDX) medicine. Participants will enjoy presentations and interactions from leaders in neuromuscular and electrodiagnostic medicine, all from the safety of their home or office. You will also save with this year’s reduced registration fees, and no travel costs!

This is a unique opportunity for physicians from physical medicine & rehabilitation and neurology, as well as technologists and other allied health professionals, to come together and participate in the premier NM and EDX event of the year.

 

American College of Lifestyle Medicine (ACLM) 2020 Annual Conference – Lifestyle Medicine: Health Restored 

October 22-25,  2020  Virtual Event

Lifestyle Medicine 2020, set for October 22-25, 2020 is a virtual event that will deliver impressive keynotes, workshops, evidence-based educational sessions, research posters, ACLM’s annual member meeting and Awards.

Lifestyle Medicine 2020 is designed to educate, equip and empower a galvanized force of change-agent physicians, allied health professionals, health coaches and health care executives who understand that lifestyle medicine is and must be the necessary foundation of health and health care.  

 

 

American College of Medical Quality 2020 Annual Conference – Ensuring Quality in the Era of Digital Health ↗

August 25-28, 2020  Virtual Conference

Join leaders in medical quality and digital health innovators for ACMQ’s first-ever Virtual Conference, Medical Quality 2020. Enjoy eight live interactive sessions exploring the Impact on Quality (IoQ) of digital health technologies from a lineup of nationally recognized experts over the course of four purposeful days. Featuring: A dynamic and robust program centered around quality improvement in the age of a digital landscape: Discussion and debate regarding COVID-19 and the impact on the healthcare industry; Happy hour/business meeting to provide attendees the opportunity to network and mingle with colleagues virtually; Recordings of the live sessions to refer back to once the conference concludes.

 

American College of Perioperative Medicine 5th Annual Interdisciplinary Conference on Orthopedic Value-Based Care

American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine 2020 Conference: Progress In Rehabilitation Research ↗

October 21 -24, 2020  Atalnta, GA

The ACRM Annual Conference, Progress in Rehabilitation Research, is comprised of the main CORE Conference and the Pre-Conference delivering a total of SIX jam-packed days of evidence-based educational content for the whole rehab team, patients and caregivers. Plan now to submit & be a part of this. LEARN the latest rehabilitation research translated for clinical practice. Earn continuing education credits in your choice of 13 disciplines—up to 42.75 CME/CEUs available — the most of any event in the world.

 

American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine 2021 Spring Meeting

March 19 – 20, 2021 // DALLAS, Texas USA // Hilton Anatole

Waiting for new info.

 

More Annual Physical Therapy Conferences

 

American College of Sports Medicine 2020 Annual Meeting - Bridging Research and Practice for Healthy, Active Lives ↗

May 26, 2020 - May 30, 2020
San Francisco, California

The ACSM member leadership and the Annual Meeting and World Congresses Program Committee have announced the cancellation of this year’s ACSM Annual Meeting scheduled for May 26-30, 2020.

American College of Sports Medicine 2021 International Health & Fitness Summit ↗

April 8, 2021 - April 11, 2021
Washington, DC

2021 Proposals Now Being Accepted
Are you interested in presenting at next year's ACSM International Health & Fitness Summit being held in Washington, DC April 8-11, 2021? Proposals are now being accepted through May 8, 2020. Now awaiting new info.

American Hippotherapy Association Biennial Conference 2021 ↗

March 19, 2021 - March 21, 2021
Virtual Conference

The 2021 Conference will now be a virtual event! The dates for the virtual conference will be Friday - Sunday, March 19-21, 2021

American Spinal Injury Association 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting ↗

October 4, 2020 - October 5, 2020
Fully online format

After thoughtful discussions, the ASIA Board of Directors has decided to convert the Fall 2020 conference to a fully online format. The virtual meeting will take place Sunday, Oct. 4, and Monday, Oct. 5.
ASIA is excited about the program, which will still offer vibrant programming including courses, general sessions, keynotes, awards, messages from sponsors and a Presidential Reception.

American Sports Medicine Institute's 39th Annual Injuries in Baseball Course ↗

January 29, 2021 - January 31, 2021
The Westin Buckhead, Atlanta, Georgia

Designed to attract all members of the baseball healthcare team, the course is multidisciplinary. It is attended by physicians, athletic trainers, physical therapists, coaches, scientists, and players to address common problems. It has traditionally drawn from all levels of the game with good representation from youth, high school, college, university, and professional organizations.
The purpose of the course is to exchange information regarding all aspects of baseball healthcare including mechanisms of injury, conservative and surgical treatment of injuries, rehabilitation, conditioning, nutrition, mental, skill, and injury prevention.

Ascend 2020 ↗

September 25, 2020 - September 26, 2020
This event is 100% virtual

Your safety is our top priority. That’s why this year’s Ascend conference has been transitioned from an in-person event to an immersive, virtual experience. Ascend recognizes that every individual’s situation is in flux, and the goal is to make it as easy—and safe—as possible for everyone to attend Ascend. And while Ascend won’t meet in person this year, you can still expect the same exceptional content, world-class speakers, cutting-edge products, powerful networking, and innovative experience that Ascend has always delivered. In-depth sessions and workshops will provide you with tons of practical, game-changing takeaways you can immediately apply to improve your business strategy. Plus, therapists can earn CEUs for attending.

Becker's 18th Annual Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC + the Future of Spine Conference ↗

June 18, 2020 - June 20, 2020
Swissotel, Chicago, IL

Due to the COVID-19 situation, Becker's 18th Annual Spine, Orthopedic and Pain Management-Driven ASC + the Future of Spine Conference scheduled for June 18-20th, 2020, has been cancelled, and replaced by a virtual event.
Please join us for next year's conference being held being held June 17-19, 2021.

Cincinnati SportsMedicine 35th Annual Advances on the Knee, Shoulder and Sports Medicine Conference ↗

May 29, 2021 - June 1, 2021
Sonesta Resort, Hilton Head Island, South Carolina

Conference features 32 hours of presentations on the latest clinical, surgical and rehabilitation recommendations for orthopaedic disorders of the knee, shoulder, elbow and hip. The internationally recognized, multi-disciplinary faculty will share their experiences, research, and outcomes to stimulate you to rethink your approach to the many musculoskeletal challenges you face on a daily basis.

Clinical Outcomes Summit 2021 ↗

April 20, 2021 - April 23, 2021
Knoxville, TN | KNOXVILLE CONVENTION CENTER

The Clinical Outcomes Summit is an annual event hosted by FOTO (Focus on Therapeutic Outcomes) since 1999.
Case studies and best practice talks revolve around effective program launch, managing patient-reported data collection, deepening patient engagement, leveraging outcomes data reports for referral marketing or leading clinical staff, using outcomes data to support enhanced payer arrangements, and more. It's a real-world tour of how rehab therapy pros, like you, implement and maintain outcomes management programs that they leverage into all aspects of the business.

Current Concepts in Joint Replacement® (CCJR®) Winter 2020 meeting ↗

December 8, 2020 - December 12, 2020
Virtual Conference

CCJR® is a premier scientific forum for practicing adult reconstruction orthopaedic surgeons, residents and fellows, allied health professionals, and industry representatives. Join CCJR® for 5 days of focused education and estimated 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ presented by faculty of 40 globally recognized thought leaders in adult reconstruction. A wealth of current information and hot topics presented in a highly interactive engaging format through Surgical Demonstrations, Debates, and Case-based Panel Discussions.

Educational Leadership Conference 2020 ↗

October 16, 2020 - October 18, 2020
Virtual Conference

Due to the evolving status of COVID-19, the decision has been made to move ELC 2020 to a virtual platform consisting of virtual sessions presented in a synchronous and asynchronous format. Stayed tuned for more information.

Feldenkrais® 2020 Online Conference ↗

September 11, 2020 - September 13, 2020
Virtual Conference

Each workshop and experience is woven into an opportunity for Feldenkrais® work to be shared within the community and bring greater public awareness of the Feldenkrais Method®. This year there are ten workshops open to the public, as well as two Morning Awareness Through Movement lessons each day.
The Keynote speaker, Dr. Rollin McCraty, Director of Research at the HeartMath Institute will enthrall one and all with his new understandings of how the heart and brain interact in a dynamic relationship that affects many aspects of cognition and emotional experience. This will also be an opportunity for practitioners from all over the world who have not been able to attend ther conferences in the past, including many more members of the public.

Gerontological Society of America (GSA) 20209 Annual Scientific Meeting: “Turning 75: Why Age Matters." ↗

November 4, 2020 - November 7, 2020
Virtual Conference

The GSA 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting is moving online. The 2020 theme, "Turning 75: Why Age Matters," was selected as a celebration of GSA's 75th Anniversary! GSA is celebrating the collective accomplishments of members that have strengthened the field of aging and the mission of GSA. The GSA 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting Online is a convenient way for scholars from the United States and around the world to participate without having to travel. It expands the meeting’s reach for presenters to gain a larger audience and enables accessibility for a greater number of people to attend. Moreover, meeting registrants will have easy access to all sessions and may enjoy each program at their convenience

Healthcare Outcomes Performance Symposium (HOPS) 2020 ↗

July 19, 2020 - July 20, 2020
Phoenix, AZ

Canceled: After much consideration and discussion, the Planning Committee has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 Healthcare Outcomes Performance Symposium (HOPS) scheduled for June 19-20, 2020 at the JW Marriott in Phoenix, AZ.

Injuries in Football Conference 2020, Presented by Andrews Research & Education Foundation ↗

May 14, 2020 - May 16, 2020
Cancelled

This event was canceled

Integrative Healthcare Symposium 2021 Annual Conference ↗

May 2, 2021 - May 4, 2021
New York Hilton Midtown, NY

At the Integrative Healthcare Symposium, practitioners from all facets of traditional and non-traditional medicine unite as one, cohesive community. Attendees learn, network, and return to their practices with an enhanced appreciation of the modern patient’s full range of healthcare options. Attendees include: Acupuncturists, Advanced Practice Nurses, Chiropractors, Faculty, Homeopaths, Licensed Herbalists, Massage Therapists, Medical Doctors, Naturopaths, Nurse Practitioners, Nutritionists, Osteopaths, Pharmacists, Physical Therapists, Physician Assistants, Psychiatrists, Psychologists, Registered Dietitians, Registered Nurses, Residents, Traditional Chinese Medicine and other integrative healthcare practitioners.

International Association of Structural Integrators 2021 - An Inner-Space Odyssey; The Journey to Embodiment ↗

March 25, 2021 - March 28, 2021
Portland, OR

About IASI Symposium 2021:
Join other passionate members of the SI community as we explore the profession, network, and collaborate with one another. This fun and exciting event only happens every two years. The Symposium is your chance to connect with your peers both local and global. Practitioners from Canada, Guam, Mexico, Germany, Poland, and Switzerland have signed up as well as new graduates and long-time practitioners from schools of all lineages.
IASI is working to make sure that the in-person event is a safe and healthy space for all attendees, and IASI will continue to closely monitor the ever-changing environment. IASIwill also be preparing to pivot to a virtual event should it become inadvisable or unsafe to host an in-person event in Portland next March.

International Council on Active Aging Virtual Conference, Leadership Summit and Expo 2020; Aging well: the great disruptor ↗

October 27, 2020 - November 6, 2020
Virtual Conference

The ICAA Virtual Conference, Leadership Summit and Expo is not just a conference—it’s a call to action. This live learning experience is a must for any person or organization embracing opportunities associated with aging well.

Today, more than 100 million Americans desire to live a longer, better life. Four generations of adults 50 and over, science and the media are driving this significant societal shift. The arrival of COVID-19 only emphasizes how crucial it is to make that desire a reality.

The International Council on Active Aging® will bring you together with pivotal thought-leaders on how to drive this shift—such as keynote presenter Ken Dychtwald, PhD, CEO of Age Wave—as well as leaders who are excelling in this time of disruption.

International Pelvic Pain Society Annual Scientific Meeting On Pelvic Pain 2020 ↗

October 15, 2020 - October 18, 2020
Recently transitioned to Virtual Conference

The 2020 Annual Scientific Meeting on Pelvic Pain will be offered virtually, and provides practitioners and researchers with an expanded and topical understanding of the evaluation, diagnosis, treatment and research of disorders associated with chronic pelvic pain. The meeting emphasizes the multidisciplinary and collaborative approach to the management of chronic pelvic pain. Presentations will combine research findings and clinical care patterns and practices important to the care of persons living with persistent pelvic pain. For providers who need a broader understanding of pelvic neuroanatomy, physiology, and available treatments, additional workshops are available. The meeting will explore four key areas of pelvic pain management.

International Spinal Cord Society 59th Annual Scientific Meeting (ISCoS 2020) ↗

September 1, 2020 - September 5, 2020
Virtual Conference

The 59th International Spinal Cord Society Annual Scientific Meeting (ISCoS 2020), will take place virtually from 1 - 5 September 2020. ISCoS Meetings attract Spinal Cord Injury professionals with interest and activity in prevention, research, management and/or rehabilitation of persons with spinal cord lesions. In recent years the annual meeting has become more interdisciplinary and brings together a varied group including nurses, neurologists, neurosurgeons, traumotologists, physical therapists, social workers, occupational therapists orthopaedic surgeons, psychologists, sports therapists and urologists.
The educational programme will encourage these delegates to share knowledge and experience as they research the new innovations within their fields.

International Symposium on Clinical Neuroscience 2021 ↗

May 28, 2021 - May 30, 2021
Orlando, FL

The International Symposium on Clinical Neuroscience (ISCN) is an annual conference gathering the leading physicians and researchers in the field, to share their work and understandings of pivotal concepts in clinical neuroscience, which will allow practitioners to further assist their patient populations.

The International Symposium on Clinical Neuroscience was created as a scheduled gathering of the top minds in the discipline. The Clinical Neurosciences depend upon a multidiscipline approach to health care and the ISCN has become recognized throughout the world as a premier clinical, educational program that assists scholar-professionals to serve humankind with applications that are current, distinct and meaningful.

Interventional Orthopedics Foundation 2021 Annual Conference - Global Minds. Intimate Experience ↗

February 18, 2021 - February 21, 2021
Scottsdale, AZ

Registration Coming Soon

National Osteoporosis Foundation Interdisciplinary Symposium on Osteoporosis (ISO20) ↗

May 27, 2020 - May 30, 2020
Omni Shoreham Hotel - Washington, D.C.

Interdisciplinary Symposium on Osteoporosis (ISO2020) has been cancelled.

North American Spine Society Evidence & Technology Spine Summit 2021 ↗

Cancelled

The NASS Evidence & Technology Spine Summit has been canceled.

Oncology Nursing and Cancer Care 35th International Conference ↗

September 14, 2020 - September 15, 2020
Tokyo, Japan

Theme: Exploring Cancer Research for New Treatments and Cures.
35th International Conference on Oncology Nursing and Cancer Care, will be organized around the theme “Exploring Cancer Research for New Treatments and Cures”
Cancer Nursing Congress 2020 is comprised of keynote and speakers sessions on latest cutting edge research designed to offer comprehensive global discussions that address current issues in Cancer Nursing Congress 2020
Track 1:Cancer Medical Management
Track 2:Women Health Cancer Nursing
Track 3:Haematology Cancer Nursing
Track 4:Community Oncology Nursing
Track 5:Cancer Pain Management

Regenerative Rehabilitation - 9th Annual International Symposium ↗

December 3, 2020 - December 5, 2020
Virtual Conference

The AR3T Executive Leadership has made the decision to postpone the symposium. Leadership is still planning to offer a number of virtual meeting options. These virtual opportunities will tap into the pioneering aptitude of the research/ clinical community to deliver world-class education and spotlight Regenerative Rehabilitation innovation.

Rehab Summit 2020, 14th Annual ↗

July 29, 2020 - August 1, 2020
Virtual Conference

Updated 6/11/20
The live in-person Rehab Summit in Las Vegas has been canceled. The 14th Annual Rehab Summit will now be a 100% Virtual Event. Great news, the Full Rehab Summit Agenda will be available virtually! As a Virtual Attendee, you will be able to attend any session on the agenda live, plus have access to all 42 of the virtual conference session recordings. You’ll also get the Best of Rehab Summit video library available with the Virtual Rehab Summit this year, so you can earn more than a year’s worth of self-study CE credit all on your own schedule.
Physical Therapy Seminars

RockStock 2021 ↗


Waiting for new info.

Society of Clinical Research Associates 2020 Annual Conference - Elevating the Clinical Research Profession and Transforming the World of Clinical Research ↗

September 23, 2020 - September 26, 2020
Virtual Conference

The SOCRA 2020 Annual Conference will be virtual this year. Through a digital platform, the Conference will be offering engaging presentations, insightful Q+A, opportunities for continuing education, and ways to interact and connect with fellow attendees, speakers, sponsors and exhibitors. As always, the conference will offer current information and tools, best practices, and training to assure that you're up-to-date and compliant in your clinical research practice. SOCRA is committed to its mission of excellence in clinical research and looks forward to bringing the community together to foster the professional development and peer recognition of clinical research professionals.

Therapies in the School Annual Conference 2020 for Physical Therapists, Occupational Therapists, Speech-Language Pathologists and Special Educators ↗

November 19, 2020 - November 20, 2020
Virtual Conference

This year’s conference will deliver the same quality you’ve come to love and expect in a highly interactive virtual experience. If you couldn’t join the conference in the past because distance was prohibitive, this is YOUR CHANCE to JOIN this AMAZING COMMUNITY of school-based therapists!

ERI is excited to announce that the following renowned experts in their field will be joining us and sharing their expertise and passion in dynamic interactive sessions: Suzanne Davis Bombria, Susan Cecere, Sharon Cermak, Colleen Whiting, Kim Wiggins, Kimberly Wynarczuk and more..

Collaborate and connect with other therapists. Advance your skills and your career. The Education Resources annual conference, Therapies in the School, is a can’t-miss opportunity to learn and grow —and bring it all home to benefit your students.

Touch For Health Kinesiology Association 2020 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE ↗

May 29, 2020 - May 30, 2020
Online 2-day event

This event has presentations that offer stimulating content that can be applied immediately. The interaction with fellow Touch For Healthers and others via virtual breakout rooms will be enriching and encouraging as we continue to carry the torch of specialized kinesiology in the form of Touch For Health that Dr. John Thie envisioned.

Traumatic Brain Injury 10th Annual Conference ↗

November 2, 2020 - November 4, 2020
Virtual Conference

The 10th Annual Traumatic Brain Injury Conference will be taking place virtually on November 2-4, 2020. This conference brings together researchers and clinicians from industry, academia, the military and government to present ground-breaking research in a variety of areas related to traumatic brain injury.

This event provides a special opportunity for a variety of stakeholders to present original research and analysis aimed at providing a full picture of the progress being made towards better diagnosis, treatment and long-term care for TBI survivors. At this annual event, physicians, nurses, neurosurgeons, scientists, and drug/diagnostic developers from all over the world network and learn from one anothe

Wild on Wounds® (WOW®) National Wound Conference ↗

September 24, 2020 - September 27, 2020
Virtual

Wild on Wounds® is a national wound conference designed for healthcare professionals interested in skin and wound management. Join us LIVE ONLINE September 24-27 for 4 full days of engaging, informative and interactive sessions. Here’s what’s in store for WOW 2020 attendees:
Sessions will run 11 AM – 7:30 PM EDT (8 AM – 4:30 PM PDT) Thursday thru Sunday
Each morning begins with a LIVE Buzz Report, getting you ready for the day with the latest wound care news and insights delivered by Nancy Morgan
All educational sessions will be delivered LIVE, and include Q & A with our speakers. Dedicated trade show time each day to visit our exhibitors, watch product videos, and chat LIVE with their representatives about new products, innovations and offerings! Networking “lounges” to meet and catch up with other WOW! attendees. WOW Poster Session to display and present your research!