Program Proposal & Poster Abstract Submissions for the 2018 REVITALIZE CONFERENCE & EXPO

PROGRAMS: Interested in presenting a program at REVITALIZE 2018?

Courses may be 3, 6, 9 or 12 hours in length and may or may not include a lab type component/activity. All subject matter will be considered.

We will be accepting proposals from July 13 – October 5, 2017.

Read the information below and then when you are ready, click here to submit.

Program selection will be based on:



To submit a proposal, you will need the following information in order to complete the online application:

CE Speakers will receive an honorarium and a discounted rate of conference registration.  Questions?  Contact Sharon Meyerhoff at 630.904.0101 or

POSTERS: Would you like to submit research for REVITALIZE 2018?

We are currently accepting poster abstract proposals on any topic relevant to physical therapy for display at IPTA’s REVITALIZE 2018 Conference & Expo. Abstracts will be reviewed and selected based on the quality of the abstract and its relevance to physical therapy and the global interests of the PT profession.

For 2018, the posters will be displayed for the entire two-day event, with authors scheduled to be available for a Q&A session lasting approximately two hours on Friday from noon until 2 pm. Posters need to be displayed by noon on Friday and can remain posted until the end of the conference at 5 pm Saturday.

NEW FOR 2018:  Ready for a little competition?

This year, Friday’s conference attendees will have the opportunity to cast their vote for their favorite display by submitting a ranked order list along with their poster quiz.  Attendees will be encouraged to rank the poster displays based on the following criteria:

Awards will be given to the top 3 posters in rank order during the Awards Reception Friday evening, April 13, 2018.


You will be notified of the status of your proposal (accepted/declined) by no later than December 1st, 2017.

If accepted, you will receive an invitation to display your poster with display requirements. Your poster display number will be assigned to you onsite at registration. Poster Authors will receive 5 CE contact hours for your poster display and a discounted rate for conference registration.

Questions?  Contact Sharon Meyerhoff at 630.904.0101 or

We will be accepting proposals from July 13 – November 10, 2017.  Ready to submit?

Once you have all information required, use our online tool to submit your abstract proposal.  APPLY NOW