Congress news articles

The following articles relating to WCPT 2017 are available for re-print.

The last WCPT congress, in Singapore, attracted 3,500 physical therapists from 114 countries

Leading speakers announced for WCPT Congress

06 Jul 2016

Seventy-five global opinion leaders and innovators in the world of physical therapy will present key sessions at the forthcoming WCPT Congress, to be held in Cape Town, South Africa on 2nd-4th July 2017.

WCPT has launched a new video as part of the call for abstracts

WCPT launches call for abstracts for Congress 2017 in Cape Town

01 Jun 2016

The World Confederation for Physical Therapy is launching its call for abstracts for the WCPT Congress 2017 in South Africa, with the online submission system to open in August.

Lorimer Moseley from Australia convened a focused symposium on chronic pain at the WCPT Congress in Singapore.

Could this be your chance to run a key WCPT Congress session?

03 Dec 2015

Could this be your chance to run one of the key sessions for the WCPT Congress in Cape Town, South Africa in 2017? WCPT is inviting recognised experts in their fields to submit proposals for focused symposia – sessions which are central to the congress programme and which explore cutting edge topics.

Members of the International Scientific Committee met online to begin planning the congress programme.

Positive start to programme-planning for the next WCPT Congress

17 Sep 2015

Planning for the 2017 WCPT Congress in Cape Town began in September with the first meeting of the committee organising the event’s scientific programme.