Awards 2017

Groups will be presenting the following awards at the conference as part of the presentation process. All papers will be considered in the appropriate category.

 

Acupuncture and Dry Needling:

  • Best free paper
  • Best rapid five or e-poster
  • Best new presenter at APA Conference

 

Aquatic:

  • Best free paper
  • Best new presenter at APA Conference
  • Best rapid five or e-poster

 

Animal:

  • Best new presenter at APA Conference
  • Best investigator’s presentation

 

Cardiorespiratory:

  • CRPA ‘Jill Nosworthy’ award for excellence in research
  • Chronic cardiorespiratory disease research award
  • CRPA ‘Elizabeth Ellis’ new researcher’s award
  • Acute cardiorespiratory disease research award
  • Clinician award for best presentation
  • Best rapid five or e-poster

 

Educators:

  • Best oral research paper
  • Best oral student paper
  • Best rapid five or e-poster

 

Gerontology:

  • Best presentation by a student researcher
  • Award for Best Podium (Oral) Presentation
  • Best rapid five or e-poster

 

Musculoskeletal:

  • Best clinician’s free paper
  • Best early career researcher’s free paper
  • Best student’s free paper
  • Best Qualitative research free paper
  • Best rapid five/e-poster

 

Neurology:

  • Clinician award for best presentation
  • Best presentation by HDR student researcher
  • Best overall paper

 

Occupational Health:

  • Best student research presentation
  • Best clinician presentation

 

Paediatric:

  • Yvonne Burns award
  • Joanne Tubb award for best presentation by a clinician
  • Best paper presentation
  • New researcher award
  • Best rapid five
  • Best rural/ remote physiotherapy presentation

 

Sport:

  • Best overall paper
  • Best clinical researcher
  • Best new researcher
  • Best rapid five

 

Women’s, Men’s and Pelvic Health:

  • Best student research presentation
  • Best research presentation
  • Best basic science paper
  • Award for paper with the most exciting clinical concept
  • Best new presenter at APA Conference
  • Best e poster

 

PEDro

  • Best clinical trial presentation