Our Mission

The Illinois Physical Therapy Foundation supports physical therapists’ unique position as human movement experts.

SUPPORT

Promote and encourage research projects in physical therapy

RAISE

Public awareness of physical therapy by supporting local and statewide health and wellness events and initiatives.

EDUCATE

Consumers on the benefits of physical therapy through web, social and print media

Our Vision

Revitalizing society through the use of physical therapists as human movement experts.

The people of IPTF

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Colleen Flannery, Executive Director, IPTA

Board Member

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Patrick Withrow, PT, DPT

President

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Samantha Caravette, PT, DPT

Secretary

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Joe Hanley, PT, DPT

Treasurer

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Phyllis Levine, PT DPT

Board Member

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Mark A. Kaufman, PT, ATC

Board Member

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Megan Lamphere, PT, DPT

Board Member

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Linda Griffith

IPTA Operations & Special Programs Manager

Want to help?

IPTF welcomes volunteers to particpate in fundraising efforts and other Foundation activities throughout the year. If you are looking for ways to become involved, please contact us for opportunities! Please send inquiries to Linda Griffith, Operations & Special Programs Manager at lgriffith@ipta.org. Looking forward to your involvement!