The PPTA Neurology Special Interest Group is a state-wide volunteer organization that brings together any member of the Pennsylvania Chapter (PTs and PTAs) in good standing who share an interest in the evidence-based care of the neurologic population.

Benefits of membership include peer-to-peer networking, providing a forum for education in Neurologic practice, and to identify and promote utilization of standards of competency for practice, research, and education in Neurologic practice.

Sara Hershberger, PT, DPT, NCS
Neurology SIG Chair
Carol Wamsley, PT, DPT, BS, NCS, CBIS
Vice-Chair Neurology SIG
 Shuman Valerie
Valerie Shuman, PT, DPT
Secretary Neuro SIG

The PPTA Neurology Special Interest Group serves its members by providing information on current neurology programming in the region.

It serves as a resource for networking amongst physical therapists seeking information on treating persons with neurologic dysfunction and providing continuing education in the area of neurologic physical therapy.

The Neurology SIG seeks to provide quality education and information to its members to enable them to provide best practice care to persons with neurologic dysfunction.

Neurology SIG Award

If  you would like to nominate a candidate please e-mail your nomination to Sara Hershberger PT, DPT, NCS, or Carol Wamsley, PT, DPT, NCS, CBIS

The winner will be presented with an award at the PPTA Annual Membership Meeting during 2016 PPTA Annual Conference which will be held in Lancaster, PA from October 28-30, 2016.



Membership is free of charge for members of the PPTA.  In order to join our Neuro SIG for the PPTA, REGISTER HERE


Recognize your Colleagues!

Nominate a PPTA member who has made significant contributions to the practice of Neurological Physical Therapy in the areas of clinical practice, education, or research. 

Nominations are due by June 30th

Please send letters of nomination  to Sara Hershberger PT, DPT, NCS, or Carol Wamsley, PT, DPT, NCS, CBIS