SCD Events
SCD Program Calendar 2017-2018,  Click Below for Full Program/Details:

  • SCD Meeting and Educational Program 2018-2019

    A List of Upcoming Meeting Dates/Locations/Times and Program Calendar 2018-19 will be published once completed.  In the meantime...

    • Southcentral District Mini-Conference Registration is NOW OPEN. 

      "Differential Diagnosis of the Shoulder Complex Through Examination, Evaluation, and Manual Treatment" presented by Mike Fink, PT, ScD, OCS, SCS. This three hour hands-on course will instruct novice and experienced physical therapists in evidence-based evaluative, diagnostic, and manual therapy treatment strategies/techniques that yield immediate results targeting the shoulder complex for adults of all ages, and more. This course will specifically cover ideal techniques to aid in making a swift diagnosis and positive, immediate changes in patients’ conditions at the first physical therapy visit.

      This course is approved for 2 evaluative contact hours, and 1 general contact hour.

      Date: Nov. 16, 2018

      Time: 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

      Location: Messiah College | 401 E Winding Hill Rd Mechanicsburg, PA 17055

      Cost: Members- $40 | Non-members- $75

      Registration is limited to 45, so act fast! All payments will go to benefit the PPTA Advocacy Fund. 


     The South Central District Business Meetings begin at 6:30 followed by the Educational Program at 7:00 pm.  

    The South Central District is composed of  Franklin, Mifflin, Adams, York, Berks, Lebanon, Lancaster, Cumberland, Perry, Juniata, Dauphin, and Schuylkill Counties

District Officers

Susan Gerhard
Susan Gerhard
Southcentral District Director
Term expires: 12/31/19
(717) 497-3391‚Äč
Anne Marie Stauffer
Ann Marie Stauffer
Southcentral District Vice Chair
Term Expires: 12/31/18 

Amy Humphrey

Amy Humphrey
South Central District Secretary
Term: through 12/31/18
Lee Ann Derr
Lee Ann Derr
South Central District Treasurer
Term: through 12/31/18
(717) 321-5444

Committee Chairs

Justin Mierzewicki
Justin Mierzwicki 
Southcentral District
Public Relations Chair
Term: through 12/31/18

Paula Johnson

Paula Johnson PT DPT MBA GTC

Southcentral District
Membership Committee Chair
Sherry Rickman
Southcentral District
Membership Committee Chair
Maria Poppe
Maria Poppe
Southcentral District
Conference and Education Committee

Kai Pedersen
Legislative Committee:
Southcentral District Representative
Garrett Collins
Garrett Collins, SPT
2018 Student Liaison



2017 - 2018 House of Delegates - South Central District

  • Susan Gerhard

  • Thomas Glumac

  • Amy Humphrey