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MPTA's 2014 Fall Conference
October 24-25, 2014

Radisson Plaza & Hotel, 100 West Michigan Avenue, Kalamazoo, MI 49007


Conference details are well underway to bring you the most up-to-date information and dynamic discussions for our 2014 Fall Conference.  Friday serves as our Research Day that expresses the diligent work and research your colleagues have been doing throughout the year.  Come support their findings, visualize their work, and hear the newest on evidenced-based presentations in PT.  

This year, Friday night will also serve as our first pub crawl through downtown Kalamazoo.  Join your peers for a night out and be refreshed as Saturday continues with updates on Continuing Education Requirements for Relicensure and hot-off-the-presses update on Direct Consumer Access.  Additional topics include geriatric exercise, safe patient handling, orthopedics, neurology, PT/PTA teaming, and more!

Full Course Descriptions are now available!  Preview the sessions and register today!

Click to view the MPTA Fall Conference Agenda 2014 - newly updated

For a printable form to bring to registration, please select MPTA 2014 Fall Conference form.   

Do you know someone who is not yet a member of MPTA?  Invite them to this year's Fall Conference and both of your names will be entered in a prize drawing!  Simply provide their name during the registration process.  

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Interested in sponsorship opportunities or having a booth at our 2014 Fall Conference?  Select the Sponsorship/Exhibitor Agreement form to view the different package options available.  Sponsorship opportunities are limited so call (734-929-6075) or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. today to speak with a sales representative.  Fall Program advertising opportunities are also available.  Don't see something your company could use?  Let us work with you to design a package that would meet your needs.

Our Fall Conference will include an MPTA Membership Meeting on Saturday.  This is a free event for all members and you can register to attend this event on our Fall Conference registration page.  The Membership Meeting will take place 1:00pm - 2:30pm at the Radisson Hotel.  We encourage ALL members to attend and participate in this event. The MPTA Membership meeting is your chance to interact with the MPTA Leadership and other members about the business of the association.

Topics of interest include: Direct Consumer Access news, new Districts coming 2015, MPTA finances, new MPTA Board members announced, and other valuabe membership information.

Roundtable Discussions: Let your voice be heard to a MPTA Board members during the memberhsip meeting with important topics affecting our profession. 

Gear up for a night on the town!  MPT-PAC is sponsoring a fun outing Friday night as we hit the town of Kalamazoo for a Pub Crawl.  This event is available for all to attend.  Following the Awards Banquet and reception, there will be a gathering at 7:15 and the event will last until 10:00 pm on Friday, October 24, 2014.  If interested, please register prior to the event for count purposes.  PTs and PTAs are $20 and students are $10.  You can register for the event by adding it to your Fall Conference registration or you can register for the MPT-PAC Pub Crawl event seperately here. We look forward to seeing you there!