136 – Mike Matlack What does the PT PAC, “DO”?

Live from Miami comes to a close with our interview of Mike Matlack, the Director of the APTA’s Political Action Committee (PT-PAC) at National Student Conclave 2016. Mike discusses the importance of the PT-PAC and how students can get involved in advocacy for the profession.

135 – Aureus Medical Staffing Experts on Travel PT Recruiting

In this episode, Jimmy interviews Janae, Joleen, and Maddie from Aureus Medical Group, sponsor of the PT Pintcast live from NSC in Miami, FL. These Aureus Medical representatives, who will also be present at CSM in February, share the opportunities provided by travel PT and this leading medical staffing agency will help you find your next placement! Pack your bags and tune in to hear where your career may take you.

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the American Physical Therapy Association.

PT Pintcast proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team.

134 – Dennis Fell from MD to PT

NSC 2016: Live from Miami continues with this half pint with Dennis Fell, MD, PT.  He & Jimmy talk about his transition from physician to physical therapist, the energy of students, and seeing patients as a whole. “Make you sure you approach every patient as if they were your mom.”

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the American Physical Therapy Association.

PT Pintcast proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team. Dennis would head to the mountains of North Carolina. Where are you headed?

125 – Megan Poll on Orthopedic Section Mentorship Program

In this episode, Jimmy interviews Megan Poll, current physical therapist at Georgetown University and former adjunct faculty at Marymount University. Megan discusses the benefits of being a member of the  orthopedic section of the APTA and details their mentorship program.

119 – Matt Gratton APTA NSC Ignite Speaker

Live from PT PAC night at National Student Conclave, Matt Gratton (finding his beach with a Corona), talks about what it takes to step out of your comfort zone. Take a leap of faith! From his eclectic background as a non-traditional PTA student, he tells us what it takes to find a support system. Give it up for your outgoing APTA Student Assembly SPTA delegate! We follow with his Ignite talk.

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the American Physical Therapy Association.

PT Pintcast is proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team. Travel & direct hire opportunities nationwide.

118 – Kayle Keckeisen APTA NSC Ignite Speaker

Live from Miami continues: APTA Student Assembly continues to drop knowledge: Kayla Keckeisen, outgoing SABoD president, talks about what it takes to connect. Be authentic. Get used to being awkward. And find your super connector (Alexis Morgan…). We follow up with her Ignite talk.

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the APTA

PT Pintcast is proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team. Travel & direct hire opportunities nationwide.

117 – Scott McAfee APTA NSC Ignite Speaker

NSC 2016: Live from Miami continues with Scott McAfee, PT, DPT, outgoing APTA Student Assembly nominating committee chair. He talks what it takes to THRIVE, and we follow up with his Ignite talk. What does #PTFam mean to you? How do you pick what’s important?

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the American Physical Therapy Association.

PT Pintcast proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team. Travel & direct hire opportunities nationwide. Where would you go?

115 – April Fajardo on Travel PT, Body Language and Twerking

Live from Miami continues with April Fajardo, PT, DPT in this half pint. We caught her maybe twerking on the dance floor just before the interview; she clarifies what she actually was doing and gives us the low down on the Academy of Neuro PT, travel PT, and how to communicate when you don’t know the language.

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the American Physical Therapy Association.

PT Pintcast is proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team, offering travel & direct hire opportunities nationwide.

113 – AZ SSIG Presidents on Student Engagement

OUT NOW: Live from PT Pub Night in Miami, at NSC with the Az APTA SSIG Student Special Interest Group past presidents. We talk what’s a SSIG, how do you make your’s successful, and what events you can plan. Per Maggie Delaney: Drink good beer.

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

PT Pintcast is proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team. Travel & direct hire opportunities nationwide.

111 VCU-Marquette Challenge Student Coordinators

In this episode, Jimmy interviews Kristen Garey, a third year PT student at Marquette University and Casey Burruss, a second year PT student at Virginia Commonwealth University. Jimmy tries out a local brew, Casey enjoys a Jai Alai IPA, and Kristen sips on a mixed drink. Listen as they talk about the VCU-Marquette Challenge raising money in support of the Foundation for Physical Therapy.

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the American Physical Therapy Association.

PT Pintcast proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team. Travel & direct hire opportunities nationwide.

109 – Joe Lipsky SPT Columbia Univ NY Core Ambassador

OUT NOW: We continue with NSC 2016: Live from Miami with Joseph Lipsky Health and Fitness Professional, #dptstudent from Columbia University in the City of New York. He talks about the #choosePT & Columbia collaboration, with coverage on the Today Show, creating a private practice elective, and where he thinks DPT education is headed. Great ideas, from students, coming to you through Pintcast Half Pints.

Find Joe’s bio & links here.

Check out Joe’s website here.

NSC 2016: Live from Miami is supported by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

PT Pintcast is proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team. Joe would head to California….where would you go?

108 – Megan Roos APTA Student Board President

OUT NOW: PT and PTA students, meet your new APTA Student Assembly President, Megan Roos. Jimmy interviews her live at National Student Conclave from SHOTS Miami, 4 hours after her election and swearing in. What does she see happening in the next year?

She’s been an active member of the Oregon Physical Therapy Association, hails from Portland, OR, and is a third year student at Pacific University.

NSC 2016: Live from Miami supported by the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA).

Pintcast is proudly poured by Aureus Medical Therapy Team. If you could travel anywhere, where would it be? Megan would head to NY!

Half Pint #WeArePT with Rachel Jermann

In this half pint, Rachel and Jimmy talk about the upcoming National Student Conclave and the #WeArePT movement: a movement to get students talking across the nation. We recap RC 11 and talk about the importance of the student voice within the Student Assembly. Join the conversation at the General Membership Meeting & Swearing-In of Officers at NSC, 6pm on Saturday!

Half-Pint – Jimmy McKay’s Beer Goggles Presentation

Throw back to 2015 when PT Pintcast host Jimmy McKay was asked to give a presentation on the newly launched PT Pintcast at the VPTA annual conference.  One year later, the podcast is approaching its 200,000th download as we get set to celebrate our 1st birthday party.  So, thank you for listening! Episode sponsored by Aureus.