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Strategic Plan

Long-Range Goals

The following represents The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation’s goals for the next 3–5 years. These goals are outcome-oriented statements that represent what will constitute success for the Academy. The achievement of each goal will move the Academy towards the realization of its envisioned future.


Goal A: Transforming the Specialty
Physiatry is an essential medical specialty integrated early and throughout the continuum of medical care for patients with neuromusculoskeletal and disabling conditions.  

Goal B: Preparing Members for Success
Individual members are equipped for success throughout their career.
Goal C: Dynamically Engaging Membership
Members are actively engaged in ensuring the transformation of the specialty.
Goal D: Enhancing Organizational Strength
The Academy’s resources are optimized to achieve organizational success.


If you have questions about the strategic plan, contact the Academy national office at info@aapmr.org.​​​​