Annual Assembly 2016

Annual Assembly

Research at the Annual Assembly

Learn the latest in PM&R research and offer your feedback at these research events.

Poster Hall

Visit the Poster Hall to view the latest research in PM&R. All poster boards are arranged by topic and are numbered in the upper left-hand corner.

Lead presenters will be available at their posters at 2 different scientific poster presentations (listed below). These sessions are designed to facilitate one-on-one discussion with presenters regarding current research, results, and methodologies.

2016 AbstractsPoster Hall Hours:

  • Friday, October 21: 8 am-5 pm
  • Saturday, October 22: 8 am-5 pm

Scientific Poster Topics and Abstracts

  • Friday, October 21 | 1 pm–2 pm
  • Saturday, October 22 | 1 pm–2 pm 
Poster Topic  Poster Number 
General Rehabilitation
Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine  111-197-F 
Neurological Rehabilitation  198-373-C 
Pain and Spine Medicine  374-457-C 
Pediatrics  458-493 
Practice Management and Leadership                   494-511-A 

Best Research Presentation Sessions

At these 1-hour sessions, the top PM&R posters from their respective categories are put on display. Sessions are led by an expert discussant who will facilitate a constructive, critically challenging evaluation of the research as well as lead a question-and-answer session for each poster. Attendees have the unique opportunity to hear from the lead authors themselves and inquire about recent research relevant to physiatrists.

407. Best Pediatric Rehabilitation Research Poster Presentations
Thursday, October 20: 4 pm-5 pm   

214. Best Neurological Rehabilitation Research Poster Presentations
Friday, October 21: 2:30 pm-3:30 pm   

512. Best Pain and Spine Medicine Research Podium Presentations
Saturday, October 22: 7:30 am-9 am

220. Best Neurological Rehabilitation Research Podium Presentations
Saturday, October 22: 11 am-12:30 pm

134. Best Musculoskeletal Medicine Research Poster Presentations 
Saturday, October 22: 2:30 pm-3:30 pm   

Thank You! 

The AAPM&R Program Planning Committee thanks the AAPM&R Evidence Committee and Academy member volunteers who reviewed the abstracts and case reports submitted for this year’s Annual Assembly. Abstracts are published with minimal editing to conform to rules of grammar. The abstracts accepted for poster presentations have been grouped to the extent possible by subject area.