Eastern District News
MPTA 2019 Elections - Call for Nominationsposted: June 04, 2019
2019 Elections – The following will start their terms of office January 1, 2020:
Secretary – 2 year term
Treasurer - 2 year term
Director for Conferences - 2 year term
Director for Legislative Affairs - 2 year term
Director for Membership and Academic Engagement - 2 year term
Chief Delegate – 2 year term
Delegate (5 elected in 2018) – 2 year term
Nominating Committee – Eastern District - 2 year term
Nominating Committee – Upper Peninsula District - 2 year term
Eastern District Chair – 2 year term
Upper Peninsula District Chair – 2 year term
MPTA Institute for Education and Research Trustee – 3 year term
Additional District Offices:
Eastern District Director
Northern District Vice Chair
Western District Vice Chair
Note: Individuals interested in running for an officer or director position may also run for a delegate position.
Complete the online nomination form here: https://forms.gle/WeS6ffce3vRuXDbF8
If you have any questions, please contact the MPTA office at [email protected] or by calling 517-234-5040.
About the Eastern District
The Eastern District is composed of over 1,100 physical therapists, physical therapist assistants and students. Volunteers of the District are dedicated to clinical, legislative, and policy education of those in the physical therapy profession and the public. Education is provided at membership meetings, formal continuing professional development courses, through social media and in communication with members.
We are looking to expand our network of PTs/PTAs and students in the new Eastern District to facilitate better networking and educational opportunities for all members. If you would like to host a meeting or serve as an educational speaker for a meeting, please contact one of the district leaders today. We are here to work with you to assure that your APTA/MPTA membership continues to be a valuable part of your professional life!