Annual Assembly

October 12-15, 2017

Denver, Colorado 

Colorado Convention Center
700 14th St.
Denver, CO 80202


As the primary medical society for the specialty of physical medicine and rehabilitation, AAPM&R is here to help our members not just survive, but thrive, in today’s changing health care environment. And nowhere is that more evident than at our 2017 Annual Assembly!

Attendees will participate in innovative learning opportunities, non-stop networking, and a variety of educational sessions—all dedicated to the diverse clinical and practice interests of today’s physiatrists. No other meeting brings together thousands of physiatrists from a variety of clinical areas who care for those with disabilities on a daily basis.

Assembly Attendees:


Why You Should Attend in 2017

We listened to your input, and have transformed the Assembly to give you the PM&R education and experience you need to succeed. During this 4-day information-packed event, we’ll give you the resources and knowledge to transform every facet of your practice.

Join us in Denver for the BIGGEST and BEST event ever—now with more educational sessions included in your registration, quality networking, and original research. Be part of the largest gathering of physiatrists and walk away with new skills, new contacts, and a fresh perspective of your primary specialty. Browse everything that's new for 2017.

Add it to your calendar and register today.

#AAPMR2017 Starts In:


Preconference Courses

Jump-start your 2017 Annual Assembly experience by attending one of our exciting preconference courses. We’ve expanded our preconference offerings to include 5 in-depth educational opportunities in the areas of ultrasound, spasticity, cancer rehabilitation medicine, imaging, and leadership.


Highlighted Learning Opportunities

The 2017 Annual Assembly is designed to help you not just survive, but thrive in today's health care environment with new, innovative learning opportunities. Explore our Plenary Speakers, Clinical and Practice Education, Research, NEW Skills Labs, NEW Learning Center, Resident Program, and Medical Student Program.


Activities and Events

AAPM&R’s 2017 Annual Assembly is the world’s largest gathering of physiatrists. Whether you want to connect on a practice or clinical topic, AAPM&R provides you the opportunities to connect and grow with your peers, through our Job and Fellowship Fair, networking receptions, Academy events, and more.

What to Do in Denver

Denver is situated at the base of the Colorado Rocky Mountains and surrounded by 140 miles of panoramic, mountain views, creating an ideal backdrop for the 2017 Annual Assembly. This young, vibrant city is packed with award-winning restaurants, exciting attractions, and 300 days of sunshine. 

To help sort through all that Denver has to offer, AAPM&R has created a custom site for Assembly attendees to plan your stay. Visit www.denver.org/aapmr for dining options, maps, coupons, and more! 

Downtown Denver

Hotel and Travel

Depending on which of the 4 Assembly hotels you choose to stay, the Colorado Convention Center is just a short walk down the block or across the street. Book your hotel room by September 8 for the best rates.


Explore our 150+ educational sessions, 5 preconference courses, 21 Skills Labs, Learning Center, networking activities, and more with our #AAPMR2017 agenda. Sort by activity type, theme or clinical/practice topic and build your custom schedule.

General Information

Find everything you need to know about registration, tips for first-time attendees, accessibility, meeting policies, CME, Denver, and more.

For Exhibitors and Sponsors

Are you an exhibitor or sponsor looking for opportunities to promote your products and services? We offer a variety of ways to get in front of more than 3,000 Annual Assembly attendees.