As one of the world's most influential physiotherapists--of which New Zealand has produced many in Dr Paris's generation (Abbott 2006)--instrumental in founding the International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapists (IFOMT), the Orthopaedic Section of the American Physical Therapy Association, and the largest physical therapy school in the USA, Dr Paris, at age 71, brings to this address a wealth of wisdom, courage and inspiration.
What does IFOMT stand for?
IFOMT stands for International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapists
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- Islamic Foundation of Lincoln (Lincoln, NE)
- International Federation of Leather Guilds
- Imaging Figure of Merit
- International Forum on Medicines (Netherlands)
- Istituto FIRC (Fondazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro) Oncologia Molecolare (Italian: Italian Foundation for Cancer Research Institute of Molecular Oncology)
- International Festival of Modern Arts (Goethe Institute Belgrade; Serbia)
- International Fishmeal & Oil Manufacturers Association
- Institute for Formal Ontology and Medical Information Science (Saarland University, Germany)
- International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists (formerly International Federation of Manual Therapy)
- International Federation of Manual Therapy (now International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Physical Therapists)
- International Foundation for Optic Nerve Disease
- Interphone Not Operative
- Intelligent Fuzzy Object-Oriented Database (data engineering)
- Instrumento Financeiro de Orientação das Pescas (Portugal)
- International Family Orientation Program
- Interstitial Fluid Oncotic Pressure
- l'Institut Français d'Opinion Publique
- International Fibrodysplasia Ossificans Progressiva Association
- International Friends of Puerto Escondido (Mexico)
- Implementation Force
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Dr Paris has also been hugely influential at the international level, not least as founding Chairman and later President of the International Federation of Orthopaedic Manipulative Therapists (IFOMT).