Monthly Virtual Town Halls with the AAPM&R Board of Governors
We want to hear more about your experiences and challenges during the COVID-19 crisis. To give you an opportunity to connect with the AAPM&R Board of Governors, we are hosting monthly virtual town halls. Our Board will be listening to what you are experiencing so that we may better assist you in your practice. View recordings of past virtual town halls.
National Grand Rounds
AAPM&R is launching a new, monthly webinar series to connect physiatrists of all specializations, from across the country, for stimulating discourse on topics that represent the intellectual, practical and/or spiritual aspects of the specialty. Under the direction of the Medical Education Committee, our National Grand Rounds will include the presentation of a topic of broad or in-depth focus that serves to bring together physiatrists via a virtual platform.
Stay tuned for details on our October National Grand Round!
Pediatric Rehabilitation Lecture Series
Stay current on clinical knowledge through our pediatric rehabilitation lecture webinar series. View previous recordings here.
Novel Treatments for Spinal Muscular Atrophy
Monday, October 26 at 12 pm ET/11 am CT
Susan D. Apkon, MD, FAAPMR from Children’s Hospital Colorado will be presenting a formal didactic lecture on novel treatments for spinal muscular atrophy.
Wednesday, October 28 at 12 pm ET/11 am CT
Teresa L. Massagli, MD, FAAPMR from Seattle Children's Hospital will be presenting a formal didactic lecture on pediatric TBI.
Critical Conversations on Equity, Access, and Inclusion in PM&R, Health Care, and Society
You're invited to participate in a series of thoughtful discussions on racial equity, access, and inclusion in today’s world.
AAPM&R’s Diversity and Inclusion Journey
Thursday, October 1, 2020
6 pm (CT)
The Academy’s Inclusion and Engagement Committee, chaired by D.J. Kennedy, MD, FAAPMR, and the Diversity and Inclusion Committee, chaired by Carla Watson, MD, FAAPMR, invite you to join us as we reflect on our diversity and inclusion journey that is underway. We will review efforts that led to the creation of the Diversity and Inclusion Strategic Plan, recap the goals of the plan, unveil the Academy’s new Principles of Inclusion and Engagement, and share with you new initiatives on the horizon.
Reaching our diversity and inclusion goals will require the engagement of all sectors and perspectives of the PM&R community – a united effort that reflects the necessity of, and our commitment to, our D&I pledge.
Join us for this critical conversation on Thursday, October 1 at 6 pm (CT). Register now and share this event with other members.
More information on how the Academy advances diversity and inclusion can be found here.
Workshops and Live Events
October 3, 2020
November 12-15, 2020
Past and Future Annual Assembly Dates
April 23-25, 2021 and June 11-13, 2021
Navigating the Opioid Crisis: Perils, Pitfalls, and Practical Alternative Treatments
New dates TBD
New dates TBD
New dates TBD
Next Step Interventional Ultrasound: Hands-On PM&R Applications Course
Update from Mayo Clinic:
"To best serve the needs of our patients, communities, faculty and learners, the Mayo Clinic School of Continuous Professional Development (CPD) is cancelling live courses and conferences through June 30, 2020. This includes the 9th Annual Comprehensive Sports Medicine Update and Board Review, June 17-20, 2020."
*This course is not offered by AAPM&R. Please contact Mayo Clinic with any questions.