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Volunteer Opportunities

Looking for ways to give back to your Academy and the PM&R specialty? Utilize the AAPM&R Volunteer Match Tool – a resource designed to connect you with current opportunities and initiatives within the Academy.

AAPM&R Volunteer Match Tool

Here is where you’ll find ongoing and one-time only volunteer opportunities to suit your needs. See an opportunity that interests you below? Click on it to learn more. Opportunities are frequently added, so check back often.

To express your interest in being contacted for opportunities in your areas of expertise and interest, update the volunteer section of your member profile.

Current Volunteer Opportunities

  • Seeking Diversity & Inclusion Committee Members: The Academy’s Board of Governors is finalizing an AAPM&R 2019-2021 Diversity & Inclusion Strategic Plan. The Academy is currently seeking interested candidates to serve as a member-at-large of the newly-created Diversity & Inclusion Committee. Learn more and submit your interest by September 7.
  • Seeking Resident Volunteers for Annual Assembly Skills Labs: Various Skills Labs, Learning Centers, and Preconference Courses require the assistance of volunteers and AAPM&R welcomes and appreciates the help of its resident members. Learn more and submit your interest.
  • Seeking Mentors for Virtual Mentoring Program: Physiatrists who have been out of residency for 6+ years are encouraged to sign up for the new Virtual Mentoring Program to make an impact on the future of physiatry. Learn more and register. 
  • Join the AAPM&R Faculty Team: Are you interested in presenting at an AAPM&R event? Do you have expertise in a physiatry-focused topic? Then nominate yourself to be part of our faculty. Or, let us know what other presenters you would recommend or would like to see again—please complete this survey.
  • Request for Instructional Video Faculty: The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is looking for subject matter experts to develop a library of educational instructional videos to be featured on me.aapmr.org. Learn more. 
  • Call for PM&R Reviewers: PM&R is looking to expand its pool of peer reviewers. Responsibilities include providing timely, honest, and constructive review of manuscripts assessing importance, quality, and credibility. Interested in volunteering? Send an email to pmrjournal@aapmr.org.

Don't see an opportunity that interests you?
The Academy can still match you to other opportunities. Update the Volunteer section of your member profile to tell us your volunteer interests/preferences.

Ongoing AAPM&R Volunteer Opportunities