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Annual Assembly

Why You Should Attend in 2017

Thriving Through Transformation

11983A-1307As the primary medical society for the specialty of physical medicine and rehabilitation, AAPM&R is here to help our members not just survive, but thrive, in today’s changing health care environment. And nowhere is that more evident than at our 2017 Annual Assembly!

It is so important for physiatrists to be innovative and creative in the ways they practice, as the world of health care is changing more dramatically than ever in history. That’s why we’ve transformed the Assembly to give you the PM&R education and experience you need. During this 4-day information-packed event, we’ll give you more education included in your registration, as well as the resources and knowledge to transform every facet of your practice.

Join us in Denver for the BIGGEST and BEST event ever—now with more educational sessions included in your registration, quality networking, and original research. Be part of the largest gathering of physiatrists and walk away with new skills, new contacts, and a fresh perspective of your primary specialty.

Check Out What's New for 2017...

More Education Than Ever Before
150+ sessions across 12 clinical and practice areas means more opportunities for specialized learning, no matter your career level or clinical focus.

11983A-746Skills Labs (formerly Intensive Workshops)
These 3-hour labs are designed to provide in-depth training on a specific skill or set of skills, including small group hands-on training.

Learning Center
The new Learning Center, held in the PM&R Pavilion, is your destination for the ultimate hands-on learning experience. Leading experts in physiatry will be offering hands-on demonstrations and live presentations, giving you exposure to new technologies available in 4 different clinical areas. Open throughout the Assembly and FREE to all attendees, so stop by as your schedule permits.

PM&R PavilionSo Much More Than an Exhibit Floor
The PM&R Pavilion takes education beyond the classroom and provides you with real-life applications of the latest resources, products, and services. It’s your hub for learning all about the new advancements and industry trends that help improve patient care.11983A-902

Preconference CoursesCome Early and Jump-Start Your Learning
We’ve expanded our preconference offerings to include 5 in-depth educational opportunities in the areas of ultrasound, spasticity, cancer rehabilitation medicineimaging, and leadership.

Non-Stop Networking
Four days of unlimited peer-to-peer networking opportunities—from our President’s Reception at Wynkoop Brewing Company to an informal gathering in our Community Network Lounge—there’s never of shortage of ways to connect with your PM&R peers!


Can’t stay for the entire conference? Register​ for a single day pass—Thursday, Friday or Saturday (October 12, 13 or 14).