PTWA Legislative Impact Day

Thursday, January 31, 2019

Visit our State Issues page for updates about laws passed in previous years. 


Form for students to submit for mileage and parking reimbursement.

Location and Schedule
9 a.m. - Briefing at United Churches (our home base), 110 11th Ave SE, Olympia
10 a.m. to 5 p.m. - Appointments with legislators
11 a.m. - Sandwiches arrive!
3:45 p.m. - Bus departs for Spokane from United Churches

Refreshments served in the basement Social Hall at United Churches throughout the day.

More schedule information (such as CEU opportunities and committee meetings) as soon as it is available.
Hotel and Transportation
  • $119 per night for double queens
  • Book your room at The Governor, a Coast Hotel in Olympia by using this link or by calling 866-238-4318 and requesting a room in the Physical Therapy Assoc of WA room block.
  • Reserve by 1/15/2019.

Free Bus from Spokane Schedule
(Reserve a spot when you register for PT Legislative Impact Day)
Wednesday, January 30, 2019
  • 3:15 p.m. - Spokane bus loads for 3:45 p.m. departure from Eastern Washington University (310 N. Riverside Blvd)
  • 4:15 p.m. – Spokane bus loads for 4:45 p.m. departure from Spokane Falls Community College (Magnuson Bldg, 3410 West Fort George Wright Dr, Spokane)
 Thursday, January 31, 2019
  • 7:30 a.m. Load luggage onto bus
  • 3:40 p.m. - Spokane bus loads for departure from United Churches

Student Carpools
Western Washington students may be reimbursed for mileage and parking for transporting a carload of people to legislative day. Visit this link to read the rules and to find the form to request a reimbursement after January 31.

Questions? Email

Thank you Legislative Impact Day Sponsors!

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Dr. Dan Anton, PT, ATC, PhD
Meryl Gersh, PT, PhD
Emilie Jones, PT, DPT, GCS
JP Ergonomics
Donelle Odren, PT, DPT
PhysioCare Physical Therapy
Josh Saylor, PT, MPT, OCS, CSCS
U-District Physical Therapy and Sports Performance