Knowledge, Compassion, Practice, Results
APTA Oncology consists of professional physical therapists managing the musculoskeletal, neuromuscular, integumentary and cardiopulmonary rehabilitative needs of patients who are living with and beyond cancer and other chronic illnesses such as HIV.
APTA Oncology has published its first major treatment-related CPG, now available via PT Journal. Visit our Publications page for the full press release and access to the article.
APTA Oncology is proud to announce and offers congratulations to its second class of board-certified clinical specialists in oncologic physical therapy. Applications for the 2021 exam window are now being accepted and the deadline has been extended until October 1, 2020.
Meet a Member
Amy Compston, PT, DPT, CRT, CLT-LANA
Meet Amy, a Rehab Service Team Lead at the The Ohio State University - James Comprehensive Cancer Center, and recipient of the Ohio Physical Therapy Association 2020 Emerging Leader Award.
Join the APTA Oncology ListServ
APTA Oncology's General Listerv is a very productive messaging system for answering your practice and payment questions. In addition, we maintain specialized listservs for our special interest groups.
APTA Oncology has several course offerings looking for partners to host. The host facility will be chosen based on the guarantee that they can draw a minimum of 15 registrants.
APTA Oncology's General Listerv is a very productive messaging system for answering your practice questions. In addition, we maintain specialized listservs for our special interest groups.
Any PT or PTA living in a country other than the US or a healthcare provider from another discipline, not eligible for APTA membership, can take advantage of our membership benefits by becoming a Partner of APTA Oncology.