VISION:

PTLI IGNITES collaborative advancement to transform the health of society. 

 

MISSION:

Our mission is to provide LEADERSHIP and advocacy to challenge the status quo and drive innovation in physical therapy education, research, and practice.

 

ORGANIZING PRINCIPLES:

  • Foster innovation within educational enterprises across the continuum of the profession

  • Promote collaboration to transform innovative ideas into action

  • Encourage leadership development that motivates dynamic change in academics and practice

  • Support translation of scholarship of teaching, learning and assessment into best practices

  • Advocate for the advancement in education to expand value and influence change

  • Find ways to be visible and influential in a variety of circles

  • Insist on inclusiveness in all that we are.

 

CORE VALUES:

PTLI board members function as:

  • INNOVATORS: Foster dialogue that brings diverse people with differing viewpoints together to facilitate positive changes in education research and practice.

  • ENABLERS: Question, challenge and facilitate purposeful transformative change in academic physical therapy.

  • COLLABORATORS: Engage in circles whose initiatives align with the PTLI mission and vision.

  • INFLUENCERS: Create opportunities for networking of individuals, groups, and organizations invested in academic physical therapy.

  • ADVOCATES: Build a community that values the dimensions of diversity, equity, inclusion.

  • MENTORS: Provide guidance to develop future educational leaders.

  • IGNITERS: Design forums as incubators to spark future action.

  • MOTIVATORS: Create value propositions during interactions that can orchestrate mechanisms to effect change.

  • FRIENDS: Share ideas with each other in a judgment free zone that can IGNITE innovation.