CATEA.orgassistivetech.netATWiki
Personal tools
Views

Interested in disability history? Check out what happened Today in AT History!

American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists

From ATWiki

Jump to: navigation, search

The American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists was founded in November of 1970 to further the scientific and educational attainments of professional practitioners in the disciplines of orthotics and prosthetics.

According to its by-laws, the organization is dedicated to:

  1. attainment of the highest standards of technical competence and ethical conduct by its members
  2. the professional recognition of qualified practitioners
  3. the assurances that practitioners who apply for or are admitted to membership maintain high standards of professional conduct
  4. collaboration with other educational, research and related organizations in developing technical and ethical standards for the profession of orthotics and prosthetics.


External Links

American Academy of Orthotists and Prosthetists


References