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Drs. Ifejika, Kaplan, Schultz and Verduzco-Gutierrez: In the News, April 6, 2022

Apr 07, 2022
  • Nneka Ifejika, MD, MPH, FAAPMR, an associate professor of PM&R at UT Southwestern Medical Center and section chief of stroke rehabilitation, was interviewed by Entertainment Tonight discussing aphasia and potential treatment options. Read more.
  • Naomi Kaplan, MBBS, FAAPMR, an attending physiatrist at Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital, discusses World Lymphedema Day. Read more.
  • Billie Schultz, MD, FAAPMR, a physiatrist at Mayo Clinic, discusses what can be done to help Long COVID patients experiencing "brain fog." Read more.
  • Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD, FAAPMR, professor and chair of the PM&R department at the University of Texas Health San Antonio and director of the COVID Recovery Clinic at University Health, was interviewed for a podcast discussing Long COVID as well as AAPM&R’s PASC Collaborative. Read more.