Q&A Video Conversations


AAPM&R is leading the advancement of physiatry’s impact throughout healthcare as aligned with YOUR vision for the specialty. We are focused on BOLDLY advancing the future of PM&R by positioning the specialty, and individual PM&R physicians, to thrive in the evolving healthcare environment.

Explore our monthly Q&A video series with AAPM&R President Dr. Steven Flanagan and members of our Physiatrist in Training (PHiT) Council Board, as he discusses the PM&R BOLD vision, how the Academy is promoting the value of the specialty, our evolving educational resources and so much more!


    In this Q&A conversation, Dr. Flanagan and Physiatrist in Training (PHiT) Council Board President Maneesh Tiwari, MD discuss the Academy’s PM&R BOLD journey, how the Academy is leading to position the specialty for success in this evolving healthcare environment and why members need to get involved so that the Academy can continue advancing its vision.

    Dr. Flanagan and Physiatrist in Training (PHiT) Council Board Past President Heidi Chen, MD discuss the Academy’s 2022 accomplishments, our future priorities, the 2023 Annual Assembly and more.

    Dr. Flanagan and Physiatrist in Training (PHiT) Council Board Vice President Alpha Anders, MD discuss the Academy’s Medical Education Committee focus areas, our evolving educational resources, the importance of volunteering and how his hobby of gardening mirrors his work in PM&R.