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Relax, Unwind, Learn

  • Earn up to 26.5 CEH towards 2018 Florida license renewal.
  • Attend the Annual Assembly of Representatives.
  • Meet fellow PT, PTA and students from around the state.
  • Browse the FPTA Exhibit Hall.

Rosen Centre Hotel

$129/night plus tax
9840 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
Phone Number: 800-204-7234

Cancellation Policy

Early bird registration must be postmarked by 9/5/2018. After this date, you must pay the advance fees. Cancellation requests made before September 5th, 2018 will be refunded in full. A 20% handling charge will be assessed for cancellation requests post-marked between September 6th, 2018 and September 14th, 2018. No refunds for cancelled registrations or no-shows after September 14th, 2018. Cancellation requests must be made in writing. NO EXCEPTIONS will be made.

Our Speakers


Chad Cook, PhD, PT
Fellow of the American Academy of Orthopedic Manual Physical Therapists

A tenured professor at Duke University, clinical researcher, physical therapist, and profession advocate with a long-term history of clinical care excellence and service. He has taught over 200 workshops in 21 countries. Presently, Dr. Cook is part of over 7 million dollars in federal funding and has published over 230 peer reviewed papers. He is a multi-award winner for teaching and research and is an international speaker.

PAC Event

Join us on Friday evening at 8:00 for this fun-filled event for our FPT-PAC. Online cost is $40.

Awards Lunch

Celebrate the accomplishments of FPTA members! From research, service, advocacy and leadership members are recognized for their contributions to the association. Online cost is $25 for members.

Continuing education

You can earn up to 26.5 contact hours for attending the FPTA Annual Conference this year. 9 hours may be earned by attending one of the preconference courses and a maximum of 17.5 can be earned by attending the full conference. Attendance verification certificates will be emailed approximately two weeks following the conference. Credit will be posted in CE Broker for the classes attended.

Assembly of

Get your 50% discount for attending the full conference. Contact your Chief Representative or the FPTA office for the discount code.

This is for Assembly Reps only.


Come see all the new products and services offered by our exhibitors and sponsors. FPTA will be hosting a reception on Friday evening beginning at 5:30.

Oxford Debate


Attainment of unrestricted direct access should take priority over expansion of scope of practice

Pro Side

Catherine Patla, Sheila Nicholson, Kathy Swanick

Con Side

Chris Chisler, Kristie Serrano, Vanessa Ziccardi