Welcome to NPTA


National Student Conclave Call for Volunteers:

APTA is seeking clinicians, faculty, or private practitioners to volunteer as resume reviewers in Omaha on Saturday, October 24 from 11:00 am - 12:30 pm. Reviewers will be asked to critique resumes, two at a time, in a face-to-face interview in 10 minute intervals. Volunteers will provide suggestions for improving format or editing. It's fast-paced and high energy. Applicants should be APTA members.  Contact  NSC@apta.org for more information.

For additional information you can contact Lisa McLaughlin directly at lisamclaughlin@apta.org  



At this year's fall state meeting the NPTA will be holding elections for the positions listed below.  Please consider running for one of these positions or if you know of someone that would be a good fit contact the Nominating Committee. 

• President – 2 year term  

• Vice President – 2 year term

• Nominating Committee Member – 3 year term

• Chief Delegate – 3 year term

• Delegates (2 open positions) – 2 year term

The NPTA needs YOU!  Contact any member of the Nominating Committee to place your name on the ballot, to receive more information about a position or to recommend a colleague for a position. It is your work and commitment that make the difference in our organization!

Thank you!

Heather Knight, PT, DPT, NCS
Nominating Committee Chair   

Nominating Committee Members
Ian Thompson at IThompson@southeast.edu  
John Linn at jlinn@loptonline.com


For Your Information:

  • Our committees are designed to further our mission and provide much needed services for our constituents.

  • Be sure to join us for our events!

  • Improve your profession by joining our cause. You'd be surprised at what a huge difference a little bit of your time can make.

What's new

News & Announcements

  • Eastern District Mtg & Elections-Sept. 16

    The NPTA Eastern District will hold a business meeting with elections and continuing education on Wednesday, September 16th, 6:00 pm, at Southeast Community College in Lincoln. The educational presentation by NPTA President Julie Peterson, PT, DPT, WCS, BCB-PM will be on the topic ICD-10. Elections will be held for the position of Chair/Co-chair and Secretary/Treasurer.
    Please contact Sara Bills sara.bills@unmc.edu or Traci Carey tracicarey66@gmail.com if you are interested in running for Chair/Co-chair or Secretary/Treasurer.

  • NPTA Golf Classic 2015

    Join your colleagues for a day of golf at the NPTA Golf Classic 2015, Elmwood Park Golf Course in Omaha, NE on Oct. 16, 2015.

  • Central District Meeting-August 4

    On Tuesday, August 4th at 6:30 p.m. in Lexington, Dr. David Priebe, MD will present "Complex Pain Syndromes". The meeting will be held at the Lexington Regional Health Center in the Community Education Room at 1600 West 13th Street. Food and refreshments will be provided at this site.