Holston Medical Group is privileged to announce that Alan Meade, PT, ScDPT, MPH, has received the national Outstanding Service Award from the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT). Meade was one of only two winners from the State of Tennessee.
The Mission and Vision of the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy (FSBPT) is to protect the public by providing service and leadership that promote safe and competent physical therapy practice, and to achieve a high level of public protection through a strong foundation of laws and regulatory standards in physical therapy.
Meade is the Vice President of the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association, and served on the TN PT Licensing Board from 1992 to 1998. Meade has served in his role with the regulatory body for TN as a member of the PT Board of Examiners, and then became the PT Board Consultant for areas of investigation and continuing competence, and continues in that role today.
Dr. Meade is currently a Board Member of the Foreign Credentialing Commission on Physical Therapy (FCCPT) assisting this organization in credentialing the foreign-educated physical therapists who would like to practice in the U.S. He received his award for his service to the FSBPT and to the FCCPT.