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Plan Your Trip to IMTRC 2019

Plan your trip to IMTRC 2019! Alexandria Virginia is located just outside Washington, D.C., and easily accessible by public transit, local airports, and Amtrak.

The Conference Hotel: 
The 2019 International Massage Therapy Research…


New Speakers Announced for IMTRC 2019

Pain Management and Massage Therapy  
Pain is a major public health concern, affecting approximately 100 million Americans daily. Attend this session at the International Massage Therapy Research Conference to hear from leading researchers as…


While at IMTRC: Explore Alexandria, VA

The International Massage Therapy Research Conference  will meet in Alexandria, Virginia, May 9-10, 2019. Named among the Top 5 Best Small Cities by the 2019 Conde Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards,…


FDA Publishes Final Opioids Blueprint

With input from AMTA and other stakeholders in the fight for safer pain relief options, the final draft of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA’s) blueprint includes a recommendation of…


AMTA Congratulates 2018 Award Winners

AMTA celebrates the accomplishments of Jane Johnson, Dr. Bruce Costello, and Barbara “Bobbi” Junod whose enthusiasm and leadership in the massage therapy profession have earned our highest recognition. 
Jane Johnson, Distinguished Service Award 
Jane Johnson is the…