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Pelvic Physiotherapy Distance Journal Club

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To provide a forum for discussion of current research and new ideas in the field of pelvic physiotherapy.  Research in this area is occurring at a fast pace.  It is nearly impossible to stay up to date alone.  This format allows structured discussion of research and its application to practice.  This forum is not structured to allow for discussion of individual patient questions unless they relate to the articles discussed.  Discussions include clinical application.


"I have been printing out the articles every month and have thoroughly enjoyed reading them. Thanks"
Barbara L.

"Thank you so much for creating the Pelvic PT Distance Journal Club. Even though I don't attend the online meetings I often refer to the research articles. This is an extremely critical at this time, as I am "convincing" local insurance companies that Pelvic PT should be standard of care. The research you've made available is imperative to my fight. THANK YOU!!"
Amy F.

How to Sign Up
Interested PTs should email Beth ( to be added to the email list Please include your degree and affiliation in the email request..

Timing of meeting
First or second Wednesday of each month 8:30 PM EST for one hour. In some cases the meeting is moved to the second Wednesday to avoid holidays. 

Journal Club buttonSchedule for 2017 is as follows:
Jan 11 - Cindy Neville
Feb 8 - Monika Stefanowicz and Beth Shelly
March 8 - Kelly Tusha and Beth Shelly
April 5 - Rachel Granata and Jane Franczak
May 3 - Jane Franczak and Beth Shelly
June 7 - Megan Swenck and Ann Dunbar
July 12 - Michelle Spicka
Aug 9 - Trisha Jenkyns
Sept 13 - Ann Dunbar
Oct 4 - Tish Rodriquez and Jane Franczak
Nov 8 - Laura Scheufele
Dec 6 - MJ Strauhal


Method of meetings

  • Articles will be emailed before the call
  • 641-715-3580 access code 770-409#
  • Please call Free Conference call at 877-216-7555 if you are having trouble accessing the call
  • Meetings will be recorded so they can be shared with others who were not able to attend
  • A link to the recording and outlines will be available on the blog

Recently Started Spanish version of the journal club
We are pleased to announce a group of pelvic PTs in Argentina, Spain, and Chile are organizing a Spanish version of the journal club. This group will hold a call in Spanish to discuss clinical application. See blog for more details

More Information

Pelvic PT Distance Journal Club - Male Study Group 2015
A group of 11 international Pelvic PTs completed a survey, convened 3 phone conferences and multiple email interactions to create a document summarizing the current status of practice with research to support practice as available. A summary of the group's activities is provided. More information about the activity is available from Beth.