Eligibility - The Lynn Wallace Clinical Education and Professional Development Award

  1. Nominee must be a physical therapist who is a current Academy member in good standing.
  2. Nominee must be actively engaged in teaching physical therapist students, residents and/or physical therapists in the area of sports physical therapy (entry or advanced level) in clinical education.
  3. Nominee may be engaged in continuing clinical education of physical therapists in continuing education settings.
  4. Professional development or continuing education should be in the area of sports physical therapy and preferably on behalf of the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy.
  5. Participates in clinical research and publication.
  6. Demonstrates distinct expertise in the specialty of sports physical therapy and commitment as a mentor or role model within the area.
  7. Members of the Academy Executive Committee and the American Academy of Sports Physical Therapy Awards Committee shall not be eligible for the award during their terms of office.
  8. A person can receive this award only once.