Annual Assembly

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Foundation for Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Activities


12068A-1709Rehab 5K Run/Walk & Roll and Residency Program Challenge

Friday, November 15
6:30 am
Hemisfair Park

Join your colleagues for this early-morning run to raise money for physiatric research! You can also enroll your residency program in the competition for fastest runners, largest team, and more. Contact Phyllis Anderson at panderson@foundationforpmr.org or call (847) 737-6062.

Presentation of Foundation for PM&R Awards and Grants

Saturday, November 16
12:45 pm-1:45 pm

During the 51st Walter J. Zeiter Lecture and Awards Video Presentation, the Foundation for PM&R will be recognizing their Fall 2019 research grant award winners who are receiving more than $100,000 in support. The awards will be presented and recipients will have the opportunity to speak during the Donor Appreciation Reception on Thursday evening (by invitation only).  

Presentation of Results from the 2018 Nadler Research Grant Winner

Saturday, November 16
3:30 pm-4:45 pm

Ellen Casey, MD, FAAPMR, of the Hospital for Special Surgery will present the results of her 2018 Scott Nadler PASSOR Research Grant study, “Differential Effect of Oral Contraceptives on the Structure and Function of Ligament and Tendon.”

Donor Appreciation Reception

(By invitation only)

Thursday, November 14

Once a year, the Foundation for PM&R has the opportunity to thank our donors for their support in a social setting. This year, the reception will feature 2019 Research Grant Award winners presenting brief summaries of their winning research proposals. 

Foundation for PM&R Booth in the PM&R Pavilion 

November 14-16
Open during regular PM&R Pavilion hours

Get information about the Foundation for PM&R research grants and awards program, register for the Rehab 5K Run/Walk & Roll, and pick up bibs and t-shirts for the run. 


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