NEXT is the leading-edge event for physical therapy professionals with trend-setting programming, innovative content, and exclusive access to the profession's forward thinkers.
Don't miss the chance to meet with your peers and with legislators to have your voice heard on behalf the future of physical therapy.
Join the NEXT evolution in the Music City!
Be a part of the movement as we introduce you to the future of physical therapy: NEXT 2016, June 8-11, at the premier Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, Nashville.
APTA's NEXT Conference and Exposition, is the leading-edge event that offers trendsetting programming and innovative content from seasoned professionals in physical therapy.
NEXT 2016 will offer:
More than 60 educational sessions
Various one-on-one networking opportunities and events
The Oxford Debate, exclusive to NEXT
The highly anticipated Honors and Awards Ceremony
The 47th Mary McMillan Lecture by Carole B. Lewis, PT, DPT, PhD, GCS, GTC, MSG, FAPTA
All of the excitement of the "Songwriting Capital of the World"!
NEXT 2016 delivers nearly 2,000 physical therapy professionals - the most influential and forward thinking decision makers, providing you the opportunity to have a profound effect on the purchasing decisions of the profession's highest echelon of practitioners. Most are full-time clinical supervisors, staff, or faculty who have been practicing an average of 15 years.
The American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) is an individual membership professional organization representing more than 93,000 member physical therapists (PTs), physical therapist assistants (PTAs), and students of physical therapy. APTA seeks to improve the health and quality of life of individuals in society by advancing physical therapist practice, education, and research, and by increasing the awareness and understanding of physical therapy's role in the nation's health care system.