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2021 Call for Posters
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2021 Call for Posters

Are you preparing to submit your abstract for CSM 2022?

Are you interested in sharing your research with your colleagues?

APTA Indiana will again have posters displayed from therapists around the state in research, special interest, case study, or theory reports. This opportunity is open to all PTs and PTAs with eligible presentations.

This is an excellent opportunity to share the findings of your studies with others and gain practice presenting a poster.

The poster session will be held at The University of Indianapolis on Saturday, November 6, 2021. APTA Indiana Members who are registered for the Fall Conference will have no additional cost to display their poster. For non-members, or members not registered for the Fall Conference, there will be a $15 charge for admittance into the exhibit hall, which will cover the exhibit hall fee and include lunch.

The posters will be assembled the morning of Saturday, November 6, and should be up by 11:00 am. They will be open for viewing and presentations over the lunch break. Final details will be provided to those accepted prior to the Conference.

An abstract of your proposed poster is required by August 15, 2021 before 11:59 pm ET and should be sent to

A panel will review your abstract and notification of acceptance will be given by Sept. 15, 2021. Abstracts will be reviewed in the order that they are received. The first 15 abstracts that are reviewed by the panel and accepted will be displayed at the Fall Conference.

There is a 3,125-character limit for the text of your abstract submission which includes spaces, but not authors or institutions. The abstract should use between size 10-12 font with double spacing, and contain the following, based on type of project:

Research Study Special Interest Report Case Study Theory Report
Title Title Title Title
Purpose/hypothesis Purpose Background/purpose Theory/body
Number of subjects Description Case Description Keywords
Materials/Methods Summary of Use Outcomes
Results Importance to members Discussion
Conclusions Keywords Keywords
Clinical Relevance
  • Keywords: Up to 3
  • Abstracts also require presenter/author information including credentials, city, and state.

Any questions or concerns regarding your submission should be directed to Sean Bagbey at


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