Annual Assembly 2018

Annual Assembly


Sunday, October 28 | 10 am-11:30 am

End your Annual Assembly experience with the popular PhyzTalks Plenary. This live competition will feature the top submissions from the Call for PhyzTalks. These TED-style talks will focus on the most transformative PM&R topics. Audience polling will choose the PhyzTalk favorite, so be sure to stay until Sunday to hear your peers present and cast your vote!


PhyzTalks Finalists

Congratulations to the AAPM&R 2018 Annual Assembly PhyzTalk finalists! 

Cheng, Jen FuJenFu Cheng, MD, FAAPMR

Passion, Purpose, and Community: The Peak Potential Project
Children’s Specialized Hospital




Gary Chimes_v2Gary P. Chimes, MD, PhD, FAAPMR

What Question are You Asking? Practicing Physiatry as Part of Man’s Search for Meaning
Lake Washington Sports & Spine




HOUTROW_AMY_MD_PED_20120801Amy F. Houtrow, MD, PhD, MPH, FAAPMR

Recognizing Our Own Unconscious Biases
University of Pittsburgh




Larson, JulieJulie Larson, MD, FAAPMR

Part-Time Author, Full-Time Advocate
University of Alabama- Birmingham (UAB)





Rosario, RaulRaul A. Rosario-Concepcion, MD

Gone With The Wind: What We Lost and Learned from a Natural Disaster
University of Puerto Rico School of Medicine




Rizzo, John-RossJohn-Ross Rizzo, MD

Evolution 2.0 - Tools to Destroy Visual Disability and Unlock Superheroes
Rusk Rehabilitation




West, AmyAmy M. West, MD

Walking Through the Bush with a Stone in Your Shoe: How Social Media Helped Me Find the Cure for Back Pain #failedrehabsyndrome
Harvard/Spaulding Rehabilitation/Maine Medical Center



2017 PhyzTalk Presentations