The Illinois Physical Therapy Foundation supports physical therapists’ unique position as human movement experts.
Promote and encourage research projects in physical therapy
Public awareness of physical therapy by supporting local and statewide health and wellness events and initiatives.
Consumers on the benefits of physical therapy through web, social and print media
Revitalizing society through the use of physical therapists as human movement experts.
The people of IPTF
Patrick Withrow, PT, DPT
Samantha Pietrzak, PT, DPT
Joe Hanley, PT, DPT
Colleen Flannery, Executive Director, IPTA
Phyllis Levine, PT DPT
Jeff Damaschke, PT, DPT, PhD
Emilio Zayas, PT, DPT
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 [email protected]. Looking forward to your involvement!