PhyzTalks Finalists

Annual Assembly

Congratulations to the AAPM&R 2022 Annual Assembly PhyzTalk finalists!

The top submissions from our Call for PhyzTalks will present their stories live at #AAPMR22 on Sunday, October 23 from 8-10 am (ET) in a fun, real-time competition where the winner will be chosen by the audience. PhyzTalks are TED™-style talks, which feature stories that are compelling and impactful to physiatrists. Come to watch your PM&R peers and stay for the food! Breakfast will begin at 8 am and PhyzTalk presentations at 8:30 am (ET).



Exercise & Medicine: A Physiatrist’s Patient Story

James Atchison, DO, FAAPMR

The Best Laid Plans – How to Extensively Negotiate Your First Job Contract, Have it Not Work Out Anyways, Leave Within a Year, and Land on Your Feet Anyway

Mihir Joshi, MD, FAAPMR


What MORE can YOU do to Make an Impact?

Kelsey Lau, DO 


Building a Mobile App for Rehabilitation Purposes in this High-tech Era

Alexandre Lavigne, MD


The Words I Never Said: Re-humanizing the Patient Narrative through Awareness and Gratification

Zainab Shirazi, MD


Residency Interrupted: Returning Back to Residency After Almost Dying

Yunna Sinskey, MD


Check out the full #AAPMR22 agenda and register today!