• ABPTS Specialty Councils develop minimum eligibility requirements for certification and recertification in a specialty area based on ABPTS guidelines, and when required screen applicants for eligibility to sit for exams and for recertification. Specialty Council members are responsible for developing the examination instruments in consultation with the ABPTS testing agency and approved consultants.

    2017 Roster

     
    Rodrigues, Jeff

    Jeff Rodrigues, PT, DPT
    Board-Certified Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Clinical Specialist 
    Chair
    Long Beach, CA
    Term Expires: 12/18
    jeff.rodrigues@csulb.edu

    Frese, Ethel 75x110

    Ethel Frese, PT, DPT
    Board-Certified Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Clinical Specialist 
    Item Review Coordinator
    Saint Louis, MO
    Term Expires: 12/17
    freseem@slu.edu

    Thrush, Aaron

    Aaron Thrush, PT, DPT, MPH
    Board-Certified Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Clinical Specialist
    MOSC Council Liaison
    Philadelphia, PA
    Term Expires: 12/19
    thrusha@clevelandclinicabudhabi.ae

    Williamson, Courtney

    Courtney Williams Frankel, PT, MS
    Board-Certified Cardiovascular & Pulmonary Clinical Specialist
    Durham, NC
    Term Expires: 12/20
    courtney.frankel@duke.edu