ECU physical therapy professors Blaise Williams, left, and Walter L. Jenkins were appointed to new roles in the American Physical Therapy Association. Williams was appointed co-chair of the newly-formed Running Special Interest group for the APTA Sports Section. Jenkins was appointed program chair for the APTA Sports Physical Therapy Section’s Team Concept Meeting to be held in Las Vegas, Nev. Dec. 1-3, 2012.
The Sports Physical Therapy Section (SPTS) is a component member of the APTA, which provides a common forum for members of the Association with an interest in sports physical therapy. The Section was founded in 1973.