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About the region
The South America region comprises
The member organisations are working on a number of projects related to developing
Message from the chair
As chair of the region, I am deeply committed to encourage and prioritise the development of
We are working on a strategic plan that will help us shape our priorities for the region.
- Chair: Oscar Ronzio, member of Argentine Kinesiology Association
- Vice chair: Loreto Isabel Henríquez Rodriguez, member of College of Physiotherapists of Chile
- Secretary: Viviana Pérez Zumbado, member of Physical Therapy Commission of the Therapist Guild of Costa Rica
- Treasurer: Flavio Feitosa Pessoa de Carvalho, member of Physiotherapists' Association of Brazil
All executive committee members will serve until May 2023.
A regional congress is held every two years. The next regional congress will take place in Lima, Perú. This will be a big opportunity for researchers in the region to show and promote their work and for clinicians to get updates about the latest
For more details about meetings and events in the region, please contact Oscar Ronzio at [email protected]