An entity dedicated to massage research and community service has issued a call for posters related to recent massage and bodywork research.

The Massage Therapy Foundation will hold its 12th annual poster session at the American Massage Therapy Association (AMTA) National Convention in Orlando, Florida, Sept. 23-26.

“The poster sessions are an integral component of the Foundation’s presence at the AMTA National Convention,” according to a foundation press release. “They bring research to the exhibit hall floor in a professional and educational manner.”

The purposes of the Massage Therapy Foundation Poster Session are to:

• report results of completed research studies and descriptions of ongoing projects;

• educate convention attendees about the research process and the diversity of massage therapy research;

• provide an opportunity for informal discussion between researchers and attendees and;

• continue to make massage therapy research a priority.

For more information and to learn about the specifications for poster production, visit