Annual Assembly 2018

Annual Assembly

Skills and Leadership Labs

Get your “hands on” these before they fill up!

12068A-475Hands-on clinical education takes center stage at #AAPMR2018. Skills Labs are 3-hour educational experiences, offering a blend of didactic and hands-on immersive learning.

Each Skills Lab is limited to 40 participants to ensure an intimate learning environment. Additional registration is required for these sessions; sign up early to reserve your seat!

Academy Tested, Board Approved!

The 2018 Annual Assembly Skills Labs have been approved by the American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (ABPMR) for Maintenance of Certification® (MOC®) Part II Self-Assessment credit. Attendees must actively participate and complete a self-evaluation at the conclusion of the Skills Lab OR session to earn MOC Part II credit. Each Skills Lab will offer 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Wednesday, October 24

2 pm-5 pm

  • 801. Sideline Medicine
    Timothy Tiu, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
     
  • 802. Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Imaging of Lower and Upper Extremity Nerves: Identification and Injection Techniques
    Joanne Borg-Stein, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 803. Advanced Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the Shoulder
    Christopher Visco, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)

Thursday, October 25

8 am-11 am

  • 804. Ultrasound Probe: The Stethoscope of Sports Medicine Physiatrists
    Mohammed Emam, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 805. Introduction to Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
    Samuel A. Yoakum, DO, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 806. Evaluation of Cervical Spine Pain and Correlation with Injection Procedures
    Amit Bhargava, MD, MS, RMSK, FAAPMR (Session Director)

2 pm-5 pm

  • 807. Ultrasound Guidance for Chemodenervation Procedures: Upper Limb
    Katharine E. Alter, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 808. Advanced Diagnostic Musculoskeletal Ultrasound of the Elbow and Surrounding Area
    Kenneth R. Mautner, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 809. Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Lower Limb
    Amit Bhargava, MD, MS, RMSK, FAAPMR (Session Director)   

Friday, October 26

8 am-11 am

  • 810. Ultrasound Evaluation of Peripheral Nerves
    Amit Bhargava, MD, MS, RMSK, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 811. Interpretation of MRI Shoulder and Knee with Ultrasound Correlation
    Brian C. Liem, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 812. Basic Musculoskeletal Upper Extremity
    Joshua B. Rothenberg, DO, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 822. Leadership Lab: Knowing Thyself to Become an Effective Leader (didactic)
    Rachel A. Brakke, MD, FAAPMR and Jennifer M. Zumsteg, MD, FAAPMR (Session Directors) 

2 pm-5 pm

  • 813. Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Cross-Sectional Anatomy
    Prathap Jayaram, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 814. Manual Medicine Treatment for Thoracic Pain, Shoulder Pain, Neck Pain, and Cervicogenic Headaches
    James W. Atchison, DO, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 815. Ultrasound Guidance for Lower Limb Chemodenervation Procedures
    Katharine E. Alter, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director) 
  • 823. Leadership Lab: Leading Others to Navigate Conflict and Interact with the Media (didactic)
    Rachel A. Brakke, MD, FAAPMR and Jennifer M. Zumsteg, MD, FAAPMR (Session Directors)  

Saturday, October 27

8 am-11 am

  • 816. Advanced Hand/Wrist Ultrasound: “Getting the Upper Hand with US...Careful for What You WRIST for”
    Scott J. Primack, DO, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 817. The Sacropelvis Complex: A Manipulative Medicine Approach to Pelvic Pain
    Samuel A. Yoakum, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)

2 pm-5 pm

  • 819. Ultrasound Guidance for Chemodenervation Procedures: Head and Neck Structures
    Katharine E. Alter, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 820. Breast Cancer Rehabilitation
    Katherine Power, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director)
  • 821. Regenerative Injections for Osteoarthritis: A Practical Office-Based Approach
    Joanne Borg-Stein, MD, FAAPMR (Session Director) 
    *Faculty and content subject to change.