2022 APTA Oregon Virtual Annual Conference

Saturday, March 12, 2022


In an effort to recognize physical therapy related research in Oregon and promote further research efforts, APTA Oregon will be highlighting Oregon researchers at the APTA Oregon Virtual Annual Conference.  This is a wonderful opportunity for Clinicians, Academics, and Students to present their research.

The APTA Oregon Virtual Annual Conference will be held on Saturday, March 12, 2022 from 7:00 am – 5:30 pm.  Interested individuals are invited to submit abstracts for presentation in poster format.  Abstracts must be received by Sunday, January 30th, 2022.  You will be notified of acceptance/rejection of your abstract by Monday, February 14, 2022.  If you have any questions you may contact Tzurei Chen at [email protected].


APTA Oregon is soliciting Research Reports, Case Studies, and Special Interest Reports (presentation of unique concepts, ideas, or devices related to physical therapy).  Abstracts are intended to represent scientific research or non-commercial content related to clinical practice.  Advertisements are not acceptable.

Submission Format

The abstract must be submitted to APTA Oregon.  The abstract must be no longer than 250 words in length.

Poster Formatting Information
Your poster should be an expansion of, not a departure from, the content of the abstract.  Required elements for all posters include:

  • Include the title, name(s) and institutional affiliation(s) of the author(s), and the name and location of the institution or facility at which the work was performed (font size should be at least 1 inch high). 
  • It’s also helpful to include an email address for anyone who wants to contact you about your poster outside presentation time.
  • Use charts, graphs, diagrams, or photographs
  • Be precise and concise with your text
  • Keep it organized and match the presentation to the flow of the poster
  • Highlight your most significant findings
  • Print size should allow the poster to read from a distance of six (6) feet
  • Use color and keep it visually stimulating
  • Provide information on all topics included in the abstract
  • No advertisement of service or product may be listed
  • Use fonts such as:  Arial, Helvetica, Trebuchet MS, and Univers


The APTA Oregon 2022 Annual Conference will be held in a virtual format.  Posters will be recorded and the recordings will be available on the APTA Oregon website two weeks prior to the virtual conference.  (further recording information will given upon acceptance of poster).  Posters will be presented individually during the conference (exact time to be determined). At the conclusion of the presentation you will have a set amount of time for a question and answer with attendees.  By agreeing to submit a poster you also agree to be available on March 12, 2022.

Click here to submit your poster application!

Applications are due by 5:00 pm on Sunday, January 30, 2022!