• 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.

    2018 Roster

     
    Fink, Michael

    Michael Fink, PT, DSc
    Board-Certified Orthopaedics Clinical Specialist
    Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist
    Chair
    Lebanon, PA
    Term Expires: 12/19
    fink@lvc.edu

    Rothschild, Carey

    Carey Rothschild, PT, DPT
    Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist
    Board-Certified Orthopaedics Clinical Specialist
    Item Review Coordinator
    Winter Park, FL
    Term Expires: 12/21
    carey.rothschild@ucf.edu  

    Alan Crothers, PT
    Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist
    MOSC Council Liaison
    Meridian, ID
    Term Expires: 12/20
    uofmgriz@msn.com

    Patrick Pabian, PT, DPT
    Board-Certified Orthopaedics Clinical Specialist
    Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist
    Orlando, FL
    Term Expires: 12/18
    patrick.pabian@ucf.edu

  • Last Updated: 1/12/2018
    Contact: spec-cert@apta.org