Welcome to Section on Women’s Health
We are changing the conversation and perception about pelvic and abdominal health issues worldwide.
Section on Women’s Health-American Physical Therapy Association (SoWH) is a professional association of more than 3,000 physical therapists. Members provide the latest evidence-based physical therapy services to everyone from childbearing women to peri-menopausal mothers, young athletes to men with incontinence or other pelvic health complications.
We host nationwide education courses, certifications and Clinical Practice Guidelines to our members and patients. Additionally, we offer resources like a PT Locator directory, lab training in pelvic and abdominal health physical therapy, career tools, networking opportunities and access to the Journal on Women’s Health Physical Therapy with membership.
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What’s new with SoWH?
|2019||Jan 22||Pre-Conference Course: Pelvic Health Considerations in the Transgender Client
|2019||Jan 23||Pre-Conference Course: Endometriosis: What do Physical Therapists Need to Know
|2019||Jan 24||SoWH Awards Gala
|2019||Jan 24||SoWH Board in the Bar
|2019||Jan 25||SoWH Business Meeting
|2019||Jan 24-26||20+ SoWH Educatitonal Sessions at CSM 2019 Washington, D.C.
|2019||Feb 8-10||Fundamental Topics of Pregnancy & Postpartum Physical Therapy
Fort Lauderdale, FL
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|2019||March 20||CSM 2020 Denver, CO Educational Session Proposals due to the APTA|
|2019||April 1||$10,000 Research Grant Applications are Due|
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Get to know SoWH
Elizabeth Noble founded the Section on Women’s Health of the American Physical Therapy Association in 1977. Today, the scope of practice for more than 3,000 SoWH members has widened to include myriad health abdominal and pelvic concerns of women, men and children. Watch our President’s message and read more about our mission.