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WVPTA Seeking Chair of Education Committee

WVPTA members, if you are interested in serving your state association and members at large consider the role of Chair of the Education Committee. Key duties are noted below and further questions can be directed to Scott Davis at davis1090@marshall.edu or Melanie...

Riding the COVID-19 Wave: Are You Ready?

Author: Kari DiVito, PT, DPT As you can see, the face of an acute care PT has changed over the last year. I’ve been riding this COVID-19 wave since March 2020 and I am proud to announce that as of the end of May, I FINALLY no longer have a single infectious patient...

Carrie Abraham announced as 2021 recipient of the Nancy Tonkin Distinguished Service Award

During our annual conference in April, WVPTA had the privilege of announcing Carrie Abraham as the recipient of the Nancy Tonkin Distinguished Service Award. This Award is given to a member whose contributions to the WVPTA are of exceptional and enduring value, just...

WVPTA recognizes Eric Tarr in continued celebration of Centennial year

Dr. Eric Tarr is the CEO of Generations Physical Therapy Centers, which can be found across the Charleston/Huntington area of WV. In addition to physical therapy practices , he also owns and operates fitness centers and other business entities throughout the region....