HPA Resource / PTJ-PAL
HPA Resource /PTJ-PAL is the official publication of the Section on Health Policy & Administration (HPA), featuring articles on physical therapy administration, management, and health policy, as well as news items of interest to HPA members.
PTJ-PAL: Physical Therapy Journal of Policy, Administration, and Leadership is a peer-reviewed supplement to HPA Resource.
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HPA Resource / PTJ-PAL is published quarterly in January, May, September, and October of each year. Deadlines for advertising and article submissions are:
Issue 1 (January):
Article & Advertising Deadline - Nov. 18
Issue delivered to members early January
Issue 2 (April):
Article & Advertising Deadline - Feb. 24
Issue delivered to members mid April
Issue 3 (August):
Article & Advertising Deadline - June 23
Issue delivered to members mid August
Issue 4 (October):
Article & Advertising Deadline - August 18
Issue delivered to members early October
HPA Resource / HPA Journal also periodically features the peer-reviewed supplement, HPA Journal.
ARCHIVES - Issues from 2001 to date are available from the Archives page.
Information for Writers/Contributors
General : Unsolicited articles are welcome, but please query first to the HPA Resource / PTJ-PAL Journal Editor. Instructions and required forms for submissions follow.