• 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.

    2021 Roster

     
    Rothschild, Carey

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

    Liaos, Steven 75x110

    Steven Liaos, PT
    Board-Certified Sports and Orthopaedics Clinical Specialist
    Assistant Item Review Coordinator
    Las Vegas, NV
    Term Expires: 12/24
    sliaos@touro.edu

    Clark, Richard

    Richard C. Clark, PT, DSc
    Board-Certified Sports Clinical Specialist
    MOSC Item Review Coordinator
    Nashville, TN
    Term Expires: 12/22
    rclark20@tnstate.edu

    Zachazewski, Jim

    Jim Zachazewski, PT, DPT, ATC
    Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Sports Physical Therapy
    Item Review Coordinator
    Boston, MA
    Term Expires: 12/23
    jzachazewski@verizon.net

  • Last Updated: 2/19/2021
    Contact: spec-cert@apta.org