Department Chairs Virtual Summit Series

Education

AAPM&R’s Department Chairs Virtual Summit Series brings PM&R department chairs and equivalent PM&R division chiefs together to openly discuss the challenges they face and share strategies for success. We’d love for you to join the conversation!

This series will feature a curriculum of virtual events on targeted topics for 2021. All events in this series are invite-only and offered exclusively at no charge to PM&R department chairs and equivalent PM&R division chiefs who are AAPM&R members.

Please find our current Virtual Summit Series schedule below. This page will be updated with event information, so please check in for new details throughout the year!


Upcoming Summits

Our next event, The Role of Physiatry in Subacute Rehabilitation, is scheduled for Tuesday, October 5th from 7:00 – 9:00 pm Eastern/6:00 – 8:00 pm Central/4:00 – 6:00 pm Pacific. 

All sessions of the 2021 Virtual Summit Series are invite-only and will be offered exclusively and at no charge to all Department Chairs or their equivalent PM&R Division Chiefs that report up through another department. 

Join us as these panelists talk about how PM&R can, and is making a difference in subacute rehabilitation:    

  • Kathleen R. Bell, MD – Department Chair, University of Texas Southwestern
  • Jeffrey S. Fine, MD – Chief, PM&R, NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn
  • Charlotte H. Smith, MD -- Chief Clinical Officer, US Physiatry

 

Summit Directors

Steven Flanagan, MD, FAAPMR, New York University Langone Health

Steven Flanagan, MD, FAAPMR, New York University Langone Health

Rita Hamilton, DO, FAAPMR, Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation

Rita Hamilton, DO, FAAPMR, Baylor Institute for Rehabilitation

Registration

Although this invite-only event is free of charge, registration will be required. Please check your inbox for the link to register.

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility to attend, please contact Meghan Strubel at mstrubel@aapmr.org.

Past Summits

AAPM&R Department Chairs Summit: Competition and Collaboration within Institutions in MSK, Spine and Sports-Challenges and Strategies

Private Corporation Ownership of Rehabilitation Hospitals: Sharing Realities and Lessons Learned

Department Chairs Summit: Advancing Your Mission in the New COVID-19 Environment