Jill Cooper Friend of Physical Therapy Award

PURPOSE:
 
To recognize a person, who by his or her actions, has indicated exceptional support of physical therapy.
 
CRITERIA FOR SELECTION:
  1. Has supported the profession in the community.
  2. Has contributed to the professionalism of physical therapy.
  3. Has portrayed the profession in a positive way
 
PROCEDURE FOR NOMINATION
  • Nominations may be submitted by any current member of the association.
  • Nominations must be submitted in writing to include Name, Contact information and a written statement of why the individual is a worthy candidate. The written statement must include:
                - Name of member making nomination
                - APTA number of member making nomination
                - Name of person being nominated
                - Description of why this person should receive the Jill Cooper Award.
  • Completed nominations must be received by August 31st for consideration that year.
  • Letters of support can be submitted from PT’s ,PTA’s, patients, or administration having knowledge of nominee’s service record and character.

To nominate someone, please complete this form.
 
 
PROCEDURE FOR SELECTION:
  1. All nominations will be sent the Executive Committee
  2. Results will then be sent to IPTA Executive Director so the plaque or certificate can be ordered.
  3. Award will presented at the IPTA fall meeting.  

PAST RECIPIENTS:

Shane Dennis
Empi Recovery Sciences
2008
Greg Sargent 2010
Carrie Gilstrap 2011
Nelda Wellard, ISU 2012