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"The Best way to predict your Future is to create it."

 

Abraham Lincoln, 16th President of the United States 

 

 

The MPTA places tremendous value on our student members. The student members of today will become the future leaders of our organization. Our student members are truly creating their own future; at a very early stage in their careers they see the value in their profressional organization.

 

Each month the MPTA will place a spotlight on one of our tremendous student physical therapists or student physical therapist assistants. Please contact Sylvia Czuppon, MPTA Social Media Chair, if you would like to recommend a student for our Spotlight page. 

 

  

 

The January Student Spotlight Shines on

Elizabeth Falk!

 



 

 

The MPTA would like to recognize Liz as the 2016 MPTA January Student Spotlight for her active involvement as an APTA student member since 2014 as well as her philanthropic endeavors to provide quality care to those in need.  

 

 

Anticipated Graduation Year:

 

May 2016 - St. Louis Community College - Meramec, PTA Program

 

  

Extracurricular / Volunteer Activities:


- MS Muckfest (July 2013)

 

- Disabled Athletes Sports Association (DASA) Adaptive Snow Ski Program (Dec. 2014 - Jan. 2015)

 

- American Diabetes Association: St. Louis Step Out to Stop Diabetes (Oct. 2015)

 

- CSM: Indianapolis (Feb. 2015)

 

- MPTA State Conference (St. Louis 2015)

 

- Planning committee for PT Untapped: St. Louis (2015)


 Goals:

 

- Provide quality care to communities in need within the United States and abroad.

 

- Employ knowledge as a PTA to prevent injuries in young athletes, rather than merely treating them after the injury has occurred. 

 

 Interests:

 

- Pediatrics

 

- Sports medicine

 

- Volunteering  

 

- Public policy and advocacy 

 

 

 


  
PAST MPTA STUDENT SPOTLIGHTS:

 

September 2015

 

 

November 2015

 

December 2015

 

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