For the first time, the Association Luxembourgeoise Des Kinesitherapeutes (ALK) celebrated World Physical Therapy Day in 2013.

To mark the event ALK carried out the following activities:

  • a medical and physical therapy conference was held, followed by a general conference for the public. These were attended by the health ministry
  • flyers were printed to inform the public about the role of physical therapy
  • the ALK set up an information stand in the main road of Luxembourg city
  • a brochure with all the information about the day’s activities and physical therapy in general was distributed to doctors and medical institutions
  • articles were published in the popular newspapers of Luxembourg