Special Interest Groups

Special Interest Groups (SIG) are designed to provide opportunities for members who share a specific professional interest. Each group provides opportunities to meet and participate in activities related to that specific interest. 

 

Check out Chapter Events for upcoming SIG meetings and events. 

 

Educational Resources produced by the SIGs are available in the Members Only SIG page. 

  

 

 

The following SIGs have been established under the APTA of MA:

 

CARDIOVASCULAR & PULMONARY

 

 

Chair: Vacant 

Vice Chair: Vacant 

Secretary: Vacant  

Treasurer: Vacant

 

 


 

 

GERIATRIC

Chair: Carolyn Cwalinski PT, DPT, MS, GCS

Vice Chair: Laurel Mangelinkx PT, DPT

Secretary: Catherine McLaughlin PT, GCS

Treasurer: Catherine McLaughlin PT, GCS

 

 


 

MANUAL THERAPY

Chair: Michael Orpin PT, DPT, FAAOMPT

Vice Chair: Tara Pai PT, DPT, OCS

Secretary: David Nolan PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS

Treasurer: Shawn Sprauge PT, DPT

 

 


 

NEUROLOGY

Chair: Sheri Kiami PT, DPT, MS, NCS

Vice Chair: Naseem Chatiwala PT, DPT, MS, NCS

Secretary: Margherita Tamburello PT, DPT, NCS

Treasurer: Nick Wendel PT, DPT, NCS

 

 


 

PEDIATRIC

Chair: Ann Golub-Victor PT, MPH, DPT

Vice Chair: Mary Evans

Secretary: Hilary Smith PT, DPT

Treasurer: Elizabeth Mirek

 

 


 

PHYSICAL THERAPIST ASSISTANT

Chair: Colleen Donovan PTA, CSCS

Vice Chair: Aaron Canoni PTA

Secretary: Gina Berrettoni PTA

Treasurer: Maureen Fisher PTA

 

 


 

PRIVATE PRACTICE

Chair: Matt Penney PT, DPT

Vice Chair: Holly Fitzgerald PT, MSPT, OCS, Cert MDT

Secretary: Kevin Flaherty PT, CSCS

Treasurer: -

Nominating: Kelly Duggan PT

 


 

SHOULDER

Chair: David Nolan PT, DPT, MS, OCS, SCS, CSCS

Vice Chair:  Elijah Harris PT, DPT, SCS

Secretary: Vacant

Treasurer: Ashley Wiater PT, DPT

 

 

 


  

STUDENT

Chair: Michael Chiauzzi PT/s

Vice Chair: Vacant

Secretary: Vacant

Treasurer: Vacant

 

 

 

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