The APTA Academy of Education’s Awards Committee has selected Dr. Bruce Greenfield as the recipient of the 2022 Distinguished Educator in Physical Therapist Education Award. The award recognizes Dr. Greenfield’s commitment and excellence in academic teaching in physical therapy education. With this award Dr. Greenfield joins an exclusive list of distinguished physical therapy educators in the country. Among his many accomplishments, Dr. Greenfield is a senior fellow in the Emory University Center for Ethics, and affiliated faculty, Certificate Program Disability, Health and Culture. Dr. Greenfield served as the chair on the APTA Ethics and Judicial Committee, and he is also a founding editor of the Journal of Humanities in Rehabilitation.
The award will be presented at the Academy’s Business Meeting in San Antonio, TX on Friday, February 4, 2022.