World PT Day activities

See how World PT Day is celebrated each year by member organisations and physiotherapists around the world

A photograph showing one of the celebrations held by the Bangladesh Physiotherapy Association for World PT Day 2019

Bangladesh: World PT Day 2019

The Bangladesh Physiotherapy Association (BPA) opened World Physical Therapy Day 2019 with a central rally at the premise of the head office of the BPA.

Photograph showing a celebration held in Fiji to mark World PT Day 2019

Fiji: World PT Day 2019

Forty students from the Fiji National University's (FNU) College of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences' (CMNHS) Bachelor of Physiotherapy programme spent a recreational day at the National Rehabilitation Medicine Hospital in Tamavua.

Photograph showing a celebration held in India to mark World PT Day 2019

India: World PT Day 2019

Numerous physical therapy institutions and departments carried out several events around the country to celebrate World Physical Therapy Day 2019. Most of the activities centred round this year’s “Chronic pain” campaign.

Photograph showing a celebration held in Indonesia to mark World PT Day 2019

Indonesia: World PT Day 2019

The Indonesian Physiotherapy Association (IPA) held several events to celebrate World Physical Therapy Day 2019, these were held across the country and by many branches of the IPA.

Photograph showing a celebration held in Iran to mark World PT Day 2019

Iran: World PT Day 2019

The head of the physiotherapy department of the Iranian Hemophilia Society marked this year's World Physical Therapy Day by doing a fellowship at the World Federation of Hemophilia in Italy.

Photograph showing a celebration held in Ireland to mark World PT Day 2019

Ireland: World PT Day 2019

This year over 150 sites around Ireland took part in the Irish Society of Chartered Physiotherapists' largest World Physiotherapy Day celebration.

Photograph showing a celebration held in Jamaica to mark World PT Day 2019

Jamaica: World PT Day 2019

The Jamaica Physiotherapy Association held a Physiotherapy Week 2019 (8th - 13th September) under the theme “Chronic Pain” at the Jamaica Constabulary Force.