Student SIG Webinar

Exploring the World of Pelvic Health

June 8, 2021 | 8:00 PM – 9:00 PM EDT

Are you not sure what patient population to work with as a pelvic health provider? Learn more and explore the world of pelvic health in this webinar with Dr. Julia Smeltz!

In this open discussion webinar, participants will have the opportunity to learn from Dr. Julia Smeltz on the various types of pelvic health physical therapy. Learn more about common patient populations and diagnoses within pelvic health and the numerous areas of practice as a pelvic health provider. This will be an open discussion format, so come with your questions and ready to learn!

Hosted by the Academy of Pelvic Health Student SIG.

Geared toward:

  • Physical Therapists
  • Physical Therapist Assistants
  • Student Physical Therapists


Julia Smetlz, PT, DPT, ATC, RYT-200
Julia Smeltz is a Women’s Sports Medicine Physical Therapist and Yoga Instructor who is passionate about empowering and encouraging women around the world with a message of hope and healing. She is the CEO of Core 4 Healing and Wellness – Eastern PA’s Premier Pelvic Health Center! She is also the creator of Pelvic Health Kickstarters LLC where she passionately pursues her mission of guiding and equipping the next generation of pelvic health practitioners. When not trying to change the world one pelvis at a time, Julia enjoys traveling, rock climbing, and searching for the perfect avocado.


Student Special Interest Group

Special Interest Group (SIG) is a sub-community within the Academy of Pelvic Health Physical Therapy with a shared interest in advancing a specific area of knowledge or learning where members can connect, collaborate and help develop solutions within their particular topic area or produce new educational resources and networking opportunities. The Academy currently has 3 established SIGs. Each SIG consists of Board of Directors who each meet virtually year-round to facilitate discussions, problem-solve and develop new resources to members.

The SSIG provides a forum to connect physical therapy students from across the nation on issues and topics relevant to you as a student or an rising early-professional. Need advice on applying to a residency program or need tips on how to pay off your student loans? The SSIG is here to help guide you and direct you to helpful resources!