2019 Combined Sections Meeting
Connect. Learn. ChooseDC!
Join over 12,000 innovative and dedicated professionals in downtown Washington, DC, for the largest physical therapy conference in the country. With programming designed by all 18 of APTA’s specialty sections, you will want to ChooseDC and amplify your learning in 2019!
The Combined Sections Meeting heads to DC 1 month earlier than usual in 2019! Mark your calendar for January 23-26, and come together in the nation’s capital to connect and learn. We are excited to bring over 12,000 caring and committed professionals to DC for the largest physical therapy conference in the country.
At CSM 2019 in DC, you will find your people and connect with the physical therapy community. With programming designed by all 18 of APTA’s specialty sections, you’ll get the information and tools you need to learn and grow.
Experience DC’s award-winning cuisine, world-class museums, and a comprehensive public transportation system. Check out this guide to 100+ free things to do when you ChooseDC!
This year will bring together over 12,000 innovative and dedicated professionals for the largest conference on physical therapy in the country. With programming designed by all 18 of APTA’s specialty sections, you will not want to miss this upbeat conference!
Housing will open Monday, August 6, so make sure to book your accommodations early! The conference headquarters hotel will be the Marriott Marquis, adjacent to the convention center.
Registration will open Wednesday, August 22. Mark your calendar now, and we will send an email to all members to notify them when registration goes live.
CSM 2019 Events and Programming
Programming will take place in the Walter E. Washington Convention Center and at the Marriott Marquis in downtown DC.
Immerse yourself in hands-on learning at our 1- or 2-day precons, Tuesday, January 22, and Wednesday, January 23, 8:00 am–5:30 pm each day.
Sessions run Thursday, January 24, through Saturday, January 26, at these times each day:
8:00 am–10:00 am
11:00 am–1:00 pm
3:00 pm–5:00 pm
Check out highlights from 2018 CSM in New Orleans, Louisiana:
Advertising & Sponsorships
Section on Women’s Health advertising & sponsorship opportunities will be posted here in the fall. Stay tuned!