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Full Schedule

  • On-Demand Sessions
  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD1) 2020 Scott F. Nadler PASSOR Musculoskeletal Research Grant Recipient: From Platelet Dush to Extracellular Vesicles: Mechanistic Study of Platelet-rich Plasma and Its Role in the Treatment of Osteoarthritis

    On-Demand Session Director: Kuntal Chowdhary, MD – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD2) A Tale of Two Pandemics: Managing The Pain Crisis During the COVID-19 Pandemic

    On-Demand Session Director: Saloni Sharma, MD, FAAPMR – Rothman Orthopaedics, Thomas Jefferson University

    On-Demand Faculty: Ameet Nagpal, MD, MS, MEd, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio

    On-Demand Faculty: Ai Mukai, MD, FAAPMR – Texas Orthopedics Sports and Rehabilitation Associates

    On-Demand Faculty: Erik Ensrud, MD, FAAPMR – Oregon Health Sciences University

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD3) Electrodiagnosis of Brachial Plexopathies

    On-Demand Session Director: Sandra L. Hearn, MD, FAAPMR – Michigan Medicine

    On-Demand Faculty: W. Dave Arnold, MD – The Ohio State University

    On-Demand Faculty: Shawn Jorgensen, MD, FAAPMR – Albany Medical College

    On-Demand Faculty: Nassim Rad, MD, FAAPMR – University of Washington School of Medicine

    Pediatric Rehabilitation

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD4) Fitness For Every Body: Adapting Exercise For Physical and Cognitive Impairments

    On-Demand Session Director: Amy M. West, MD, EdM, FAAPMR – Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra University

    On-Demand Session Director: Alec Zirkenbach, CCFT, AIT – Adaptive Training Academy

    On-Demand Faculty: Amy M. West, MD, EdM, FAAPMR – Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra University

    Moderator: Amy M. West, MD, EdM, FAAPMR – Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra University

    On-Demand Faculty: Mary Dubon, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Medicine/Boston Children's Hospital

    On-Demand Faculty: Alec Zirkenbach, CCFT, AIT – Adaptive Training Academy

    On-Demand Faculty: Logan Aldridge, AIT, CF-L2 – Adaptive Training Academy

    On-Demand Faculty: Jenna Muri-Rosenthal, MS CCC SLP, CBIS – Massachusetts General Hospital/Harvard Medical School PM&R Program

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD5) Global Health in the Post-Covid World

    On-Demand Session Director: Stephanie E. Rand, DO, FAAPMR – Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine PM&R Program

    On-Demand Faculty: Lauren T. Shapiro, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

    On-Demand Faculty: Matthew N. Bartels, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – Montefiore Medical Center

    On-Demand Faculty: Stephanie E. Rand, DO, FAAPMR – Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine PM&R Program

    On-Demand Faculty: Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine

    Population Health

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD6) Horses and Zebras in the Spasticity Zoo

    On-Demand Session Director: Michael F. Saulino, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – MossRehab

    On-Demand Faculty: Reza Farid, MD, FAAPMR – University of Missouri - Dept of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    On-Demand Faculty: Kimberly Heckert, MD, FAAPMR – Thomas Jefferson University

    On-Demand Faculty: Nicholas Ketchum, MD – Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals PM&R Program

    On-Demand Faculty: Daniel Moon, MD, FAAPMR – MossRehab Physical Medicine Associates

    Spasticity

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD7) Mastering Outpatient Coding for 2022

    Session Director: Matthew Grierson, MD, FAAPMR – Seattle Clinic for Performing Artists at Seattle Spine and Sports Medicine

    Faculty: Carlo J. Milani, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery

    Faculty: Linda Duckworth, CHC, CPC – abeo Advisory Solutions

    Practice Management and Evolution

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD8) Medical Cannabis Update 2021: What Do We Tell Our Patients & Our Colleagues?

    On-Demand Session Director: Mitchell Prywes, MD – The Center for Pain Rehabilitation

    On-Demand Faculty: Stuart J. Glassman, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – Granite Physiatry, PLLC

    On-Demand Faculty: Gregory T. Carter, MD, MS, FAAPMR – St Luke's Rehabilitation Institute

    On-Demand Faculty: Ethan B. Russo, MD – CReDO Science

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD9) Proximal Hamstring Tendinopathy; Current Concepts and Emerging Technology

    On-Demand Session Director: Kelly C. McInnis, DO, FAAPMR – Massachusetts General Hospital / Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    On-Demand Faculty: Adam S. Tenforde, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    On-Demand Faculty: Bryan Heiderscheit, PT, PhD, FAPTA – University of Wisconsin-Madison

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD10) Rolling With The Punches: An Interdisciplinary Model For Treating The Neurobehavioral Patient

    On-Demand Session Director: Christopher Falco, MD – UTHealth McGovern Medical School

    On-Demand Faculty: Sima A. Desai, MD, FAAPMR – Carolinas Rehabilitaton

    On-Demand Faculty: Lindsey Harik, PhD – TIRR Memorial Hermann

    Central Nervous System

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD11) The Future of Rehabilitation Medicine: Peak Performance, Technology, Populations, and the Science of Treating the Whole Person

    New Technologies

  • 7:00am – 8:00am CT
    (OD12) The Future of Spasticity Management in Cancer

    On-Demand Session Director: Charles Mitchell, DO, FAAPMR – Charlotte's Carolinas Rehabilitation

    On-Demand Faculty: Ekta Gupta, MD, FAAPMR – UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

    On-Demand Faculty: Ashish Khanna, MD – Winship Cancer Center of Emory University

    On-Demand Faculty: Tiffany Kendig, PT, DPT, MPH, CLT – Select Medical Corporation

    Cancer Rehabilitation

  • Monday, October 11, 2021
  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
    (5001) Muslim Physiatrists - Principles of Assessment: Providing Feedback

    Community Session Director: Zainab J. Al Lawati, MD – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Centre El Paso

    Community Session Faculty: Sana S. Abubaker, MD – US Physiatry LLC

    Community Session Faculty: Mohammad T. Agha, MD, MHA, FAAPMR – SSM Health

    Community Session Faculty: Yousaf Chowdhry, MD, FAAPMR – Integrated Rehabilitation Consultants

    Community Session Faculty: Mohammed Umar, DO – Stony Brook University Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Adil S. Hussain, DO – Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Center

    Community Session Faculty: Shahd Haidar, MD – University of Michigan

  • 7:30pm – 9:00pm CT
    (5002) South Asian Physiatry - Covid Across the Continents: A Panel Discussion

    Community Session Director: Nandita S. Keole, MD, FAAPMR – Carl T Hayden VA Medical Center and HonorHealth

    Community Session Faculty: Henry Prakash Magimairaj

  • Tuesday, October 12, 2021
  • 1:00pm – 2:30pm CT
    (5003) Business of Healthcare Physiatrists - How I Got Here: Mapping the Journey to Leadership (Part 1)

    Community Session Director: Mohammad T. Agha, MD, MHA, FAAPMR – SSM Health

    Community Session Director: Gregory Worsowicz, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – University of Missouri

    Community Session Faculty: Miguel Escalon, MD, MPH – Icahn School of Medicine At Mount Sinai PM&R Program

    Community Session Faculty: Danielle Powell, MD, MSPH, FAAPMR – University of Alabama At Birmingham Medical Center PM&R Program

    Community Session Faculty: Elizabeth Varghese-Kroll, MD – Optum Executive Health Resources

  • 6:30pm – 8:00pm CT
    (5004) Central Nervous System - Adult Rehabilitation Care of Persons Aging with Acquired CNS Disorders and Neurodevelopmental Disabilities (Part 1)

    Community Session Director: Marilyn S. Pacheco, MD, FAAPMR – Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Lance Goetz, MD – Richmond VA Med Center / SCI andD

    Community Session Faculty: Kathleen R. Bell, MD, FAAPMR – University of Texas Southwestern Medical School PM&R Program

    Central Nervous System

  • Wednesday, October 13, 2021
  • 3:00pm – 4:30pm CT
    (5005) Brain Injury Medicine Current Fellows and Future Candidates - Neurorehabilitation Career Paths: A Panel Discussion of the Multiple Options Your Fellowship Training Can Take You

    Community Session Director: Kirk Lercher, MD – Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Community Session Faculty: Kelly Crawford, MD, FAAPMR – Carolinas Rehabilitation

    Community Session Faculty: Brian D. Greenwald, MD, FAAPMR – JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute

    Central Nervous System

  • Thursday, October 14, 2021
  • 12:00pm – 1:30pm CT
    (5006) Alternative Pain Medicine - Multidimensional Pain Management: Exploring the Mind-Body Connection (Part 1)

    Community Session Director: Danielle L. Zelnik, MD, FAAPMR – Concentra

    Community Session Director: Sagar S. Parikh, MD, FAAPMR – JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute

    Community Session Faculty: Elissa M. Kaplan, PhD – HMH JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute

    Community Session Faculty: Jason S. Roth, DO – JFK Medical Center Pain Medicine Fellowship

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 12:00pm – 1:30pm CT
    (5008) Inpatient Rehabilitation - Hotbeds of Infection: Preventing Outbreaks on the Rehab Unit

    Community Session Director: Lauren T. Shapiro, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

    Community Session Faculty: Susan Maltser, DO, FAAPMR – Northwell Health

    Community Session Faculty: Leslie Rydberg, MD – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab/Northwestern University

    Community Session Faculty: Kareen A. Velez, MD, FAAPMR – AdventHealth Waterman

    Community Session Faculty: D'Wan Carpenter, DO, MS, FAAPMR – DJC Physical Medicine Consultants

  • 4:00pm – 5:30pm CT
    (5007) Inpatient Consultants - PM&R Consultations: More Than Just Dispo...
  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm CT
    (5009) Medical Educators - Diversity and Inclusion in the PM&R Medical Education

    Community Session Director: Zainab J. Al Lawati, MD – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Centre El Paso

    Community Session Faculty: Glendaliz Bosques, MD, FAAPMR – Dell Medical School at UT Austin

    Community Session Faculty: Kareen A. Velez, MD, FAAPMR – AdventHealth Waterman

    Community Session Director: R. Samuel Mayer, MD, MEHP, FAAPMR – Johns Hopkins University

    Community Session Faculty: Clausyl J. Plummer, II, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    In-Training/Early Career

  • 6:00pm – 9:00pm CT
    (5010) Neuromodulation, Pain Medicine & Spine Medicine - Pain and Spine Community Session

    Community Session Director: Aaron J. Yang, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Community Session Faculty: Erik Shaw, DO, FAAPMR – Shepherd Center

    Community Session Faculty: Zachary McCormick, MD, FAAPMR – University of Utah School of Medicine

    Community Session Faculty: David W. Lee, MD – Fullerton Orthopedic Surgery Medical Group

    Community Session Faculty: Mehul J. Desai, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – International Spine, Pain & Performance Center

    Pain and Spine Medicine

    EMG/Neuromuscular

  • Monday, October 18, 2021
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm CT
    (5011) Women Physiatrists - How to Navigate Business in Medicine

    Community Session Director: Mary E. Russell, DO, MS, FAAPMR – University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston

    Community Session Faculty: Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine

  • 7:30pm – 9:00pm CT
    (5019) Performing Arts Medicine - Community (Part 1)

    Community Session Director: Lauren E. Elson, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Kathleen L. Davenport, MD, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery Florida

    Community Session Faculty: Tracy Espiritu McKay, DO, FAAPMR – New York University Rusk Rehabilitation

    Community Session Faculty: Matthew Grierson, MD, FAAPMR – Seattle Clinic for Performing Artists at Seattle Spine and Sports Medicine

    Community Session Faculty: Scott Homer, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Rondy M. Lazaro, MD – University of Rochester

    Community Session Faculty: Yein Lee, DO, MMS – University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas Center for Performing Arts Health

    Community Session Faculty: David M. Popoli, MD, FAAPMR – Wake Forest Baptist Health

    Community Session Faculty: Jeremy Stanek, MD – Stanford University

    Community Session Faculty: Sajid A. Surve, DO, FAOCPMR – UNT Texas Center for Performing Arts Health

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • Tuesday, October 19, 2021
  • 4:30pm – 6:00pm CT
    (5012) Cancer Rehabilitation - Advocacy, Telemedicine, and Experiences During COVID-19

    Community Session Director: Ekta Gupta, MD, FAAPMR – UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Community Session Director: Samman Shahpar, MD, FAAPMR – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Community Session Faculty: Sean S. Smith, MD, FAAPMR – University of Michigan

    Community Session Faculty: Vishwa S. Raj, MD, FAAPMR – Carolinas Rehabilitation

    Community Session Faculty: Hanna Oh, MD – Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center

    Community Session Faculty: Mazen Zein, DO – The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Community Session Faculty: Brian C. Fricke, MD – UT Health San Antonio

    Community Session Faculty: Azra K. Salahuddin, MD – Indianapolis VAMC

    Community Session Faculty: Amy Ng, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Community Session Faculty: Philip Chang, DO, FAAPMR – Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

    Community Session Faculty: Mary Vargo, MD, FAAPMR – Case Western Reserve University (MetroHealth) PM&R Program

    Community Session Faculty: Eduardo J. Maldonado-Colon, MD – VA Caribbean Healthcare System PM&R Program

    Cancer Rehabilitation

  • 6:30pm – 8:00pm CT
    (5013) Central Nervous System & Pediatric Rehabilitation - "Dear Physiatrist" Let's Talk about Transition of Care for People with Acquired and Developmental Disabilities

    Community Session Director: Kristin E. Caldera, DO, FAAPMR – University of Wisconsin

    Community Session Faculty: Joline Brandenburg, MD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic of Rochester

    Community Session Faculty: Jill Gettings, MD – Gillette Specialty Healthcare

    Community Session Faculty: Elizabeth Martin, MD, MPH, MHS, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Community Session Faculty: Margaret Jones, MD – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Central Nervous System

  • Wednesday, October 20, 2021
  • 1:00pm – 2:30pm CT
    (5015) Business of Healthcare Physiatrists - Lessons Learned on the Road to Executive Leadership (Part 2)

    Community Session Director: Mohammad T. Agha, MD, MHA, FAAPMR – SSM Health

    Community Session Director: Gregory Worsowicz, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – University of Missouri

    Community Session Faculty: Mooyeon Oh-Park, MD, FAAPMR – Burke Rehabilitation Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Richard V. Riggs, MD, FAAPMR – Cedars-Sinai Health System

    Community Session Faculty: Julie K. Silver, MD, FAAPMR – Harvard Medical School

    Leadership and Career Development

  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm CT
    (5014) African American Physiatrists - Medicolegal Physiatry Opportunities and African American Physiatrists

    Community Session Director: D'Wan Carpenter, DO, MS, FAAPMR – DJC Physical Medicine Consultants

    Community Session Director: Koriand'r Williams, MD, PhD, FAAPMR

    Community Session Faculty: Philip J. Marion, MD, MS, MPH, FAAPMR – Capital Med Services PLLC/VA Medical Center/GWU

  • Thursday, October 21, 2021
  • 3:00pm – 4:00pm CT
    (5017) LGBTQIA+ in Physiatry - Intersectionality of Neurodisabilities and LGBTQIA+ Persons / Inaugural Networking Event

    Community Session Director: Jason Edwards, DO – NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm CT
    (5018) Sports Medicine - Prevention Strategies of Common Sports Injuries

    Community Session Director: Michael J. Khadavi, MD, FAAPMR – Apex Orthopedics

    Community Session Faculty: Brian Toedebusch, MD, FAAPMR – University of Missouri

    Community Session Faculty: Ashwin N. Babu, MD – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School PM&R Program

    Community Session Faculty: Michael Fredericson, MD, FAAPMR – Stanford University

    Community Session Faculty: Luga Podesta, MD, FAAPMR – Bluetail Medical Group

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 6:30pm – 8:00pm CT
    (5016) Central Nervous System - Transition of Care: Neurorehabilitation Journey Through Different Settings of Healthcare (Part 2)

    Community Session Faculty: Marilyn S. Pacheco, MD, FAAPMR – Edward Hines Jr VA Hospital

    Community Session Director: Heidi Fusco, MD, FAAPMR – NYU Rusk Rehabilitation

    Community Session Faculty: David L. Ripley, MD, MS, FAAPMR – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Community Session Faculty: Cherry Junn, MD, FAAPMR – UW Medicine - Harborview Medical Center

    Central Nervous System

  • Monday, October 25, 2021
  • 7:00pm – 8:30pm CT
    (5020) Running Medicine - New Evidence on Clinical Exam, Functional Assessment and Injury Prevention in Runners

    Community Session Faculty: Heather K. Vincent, PhD, MS, FACSM – University of Florida

    Community Session Director: Kevin R. Vincent, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – University of Florida

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • Tuesday, October 26, 2021
  • 12:00pm – 3:00pm CT
    (5022) Geriatric Rehabilitation - Hot Topics in Geriatrics and Rehabilitation

    Community Session Director: K. Rao Poduri, MD, FAAPMR – University of North Carolina at Chapell Hill, NC

    Community Session Faculty: Kunj G. Patel, MD, MSc – Center for Regenerative and Interventional Spine and Sports Pain

    Community Session Faculty: Annette Medina-Walpole, MD – University of Rochester, Medicine and Dentistry

    Community Session Faculty: Daniel A. Mendelson, MS, MD, FACP, AGSF – University of Rochester/Highland Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Susan V. Garstang, MD, FAAPMR – U of Utah Medical School

  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm CT
    (5021) Alternative Pain Medicine - Multidimensional Pain Management: Exploring Nutrition and the Mind-Body Connection (Part 2)

    Community Session Director: Danielle L. Zelnik, MD, FAAPMR – Concentra

    Community Session Faculty: Hasan Chughtai, DO, MS, FAAPMR – Premier Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Community Session Faculty: Katie McBee, PT, DPT, OCS, MS – Phoenix Physical Therapy

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 7:30pm – 9:00pm CT
    (5023) Pediatric Rehabilitation - Cerebral Palsy Challenges: Dystonia, Sexuality and Intimacy, and Mimickers

    Community Session Director: Joline Brandenburg, MD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic of Rochester

    Community Session Director: David Berbrayer, MD, FAAPMR – University of Toronto Sunnybrook HSC

    Community Session Faculty: Mary Dubon, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Medicine/Boston Children's Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Sarah H. Evans, MD, FAAPMR – Childrens Hospital of Philadelphia

    Community Session Faculty: Michael Green, DO, FAAPMR – University of Utah

    Community Session Faculty: Mary Keen, MD – Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Heakyung Kim, MD, FAAPMR – Columbia University Irving Medical Center

    Community Session Faculty: Larissa Pavone, MD, FAAPMR – Marianjoy Rehabilitation Hospital PM&R Program

    Community Session Faculty: Stacy Stibb, DO, FAAPMR – Children's Hospital of Wisconsin/Medical College of Wisconsin

    Community Session Faculty: Brian D. Wishart, DO, MMS, FAAP – Spaulding Rehabilitation Network/MassGeneral Hospital for Children

    Pediatric Rehabilitation

  • Wednesday, October 27, 2021
  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm CT
    (5024) Adaptive Athletes and Sports & Amputee/Limb Loss Restoration Rehabilitation - Advocacy for Equitable Access to Physical Activity and Sport

    Community Session Director: Melissa J. Tinney, MD, FAAPMR – University of Michigan

    Community Session Faculty: Nicole Ver Kuilen – Forrest Stump

    Community Session Faculty: Jonathan H. Whiteson, MD, FAAPMR – Rusk Rehabilitation

    Community Session Faculty: Cheri Blauwet, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School

    Community Session Faculty: Cory Wernimont, MD

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm CT
    (5025) Pediatric Sports Medicine - Concussion Management in Children With and Without Disabilities

    Community Session Director: Mary Dubon, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Medicine/Boston Children's Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Colby Hansen, MD, FAAPMR – University of Utah

    Community Session Faculty: Aaron Karlin, MD, FAAPMR – Ochsner Clinic -- Ochsner Children's Health Center

    Community Session Faculty: Amy Rabatin, MD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic

    Pediatric Rehabilitation

  • 7:30pm – 9:00pm CT
    (5026) Performing Arts Medicine - Community (Part 2)

    Community Session Director: Lauren E. Elson, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Kathleen L. Davenport, MD, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery Florida

    Community Session Faculty: Tracy Espiritu McKay, DO, FAAPMR – New York University Rusk Rehabilitation

    Community Session Faculty: Matthew Grierson, MD, FAAPMR – Seattle Clinic for Performing Artists at Seattle Spine and Sports Medicine

    Community Session Faculty: Scott Homer, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Rondy M. Lazaro, MD – University of Rochester

    Community Session Faculty: Yein Lee, DO, MMS – University of North Texas Health Science Center, Texas Center for Performing Arts Health

    Community Session Faculty: David M. Popoli, MD, FAAPMR – Wake Forest Baptist Health

    Community Session Faculty: Jeremy Stanek, MD – Stanford University

    Community Session Faculty: Sajid A. Surve, DO, FAOCPMR – UNT Texas Center for Performing Arts Health

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • Thursday, October 28, 2021
  • 12:00pm – 3:00pm CT
    (5027) Exercise as Medicine - From Lab to Practice - Translating Science into Programmatic Enhancements

    Community Session Director: Jonathan H. Whiteson, MD, FAAPMR – Rusk Rehabilitation

    Community Session Faculty: Matthew N. Bartels, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – Montefiore Medical Center

    Community Session Faculty: Robert Bowers, DO, PhD, FAAPMR – Emory University

    Community Session Faculty: Talya K. Fleming, MD, FAAPMR – JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson MS; Hackensack Meridian SOM

    Community Session Faculty: David R. Gater, Jr., MD, PhD, MS – University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Department of PM&R

    Community Session Faculty: David Kimhy, PhD – Icahn School of Medicine At Mount Sinai

    Community Session Faculty: An Ngo-Huang, DO, FAAPMR – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Community Session Faculty: Amy Rabatin, MD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic

    Community Session Faculty: Melissa J. Tinney, MD, FAAPMR – University of Michigan

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 5:00pm – 6:00pm CT
    (5028) African American Physiatrists & LatinX in Physiatry - Critical Conversations: Recognizing and Mitigating Workplace Bullying

    Community Session Director: Kareen A. Velez, MD, FAAPMR – AdventHealth Waterman

    Community Session Director: Glendaliz Bosques, MD, FAAPMR – Dell Medical School at UT Austin

    Community Session Faculty: Zainab J. Al Lawati, MD – Texas Tech University Health Sciences Centre El Paso

    Community Session Faculty: D'Wan Carpenter, DO, MS, FAAPMR – DJC Physical Medicine Consultants

    Community Session Faculty: Maricarmen Cruz-Jimenez, MD – VA Caribbean Healthcare System

    Community Session Faculty: Salvador E. Portugal, Jr., DO, MBA, FAAPMR – NYU Grossman School of Medicine | NYU Langone Health

    Community Session Faculty: Danielle Powell, MD, MSPH, FAAPMR – University of Alabama At Birmingham Medical Center PM&R Program

    Community Session Faculty: Koriand'r Williams, MD, PhD, FAAPMR

  • 6:00pm – 7:30pm CT
    (5030) Research in Physiatry - Opportunities to Engage in and Optimize Quality of Physiatry Research

    Community Session Director: Heather K. Vincent, PhD, MS, FACSM – University of Florida

    Community Session Faculty: Heather M. Ma, MD, MS, FAAPMR – University of Rochester

  • 6:00pm – 9:00pm CT
    (5029) Physiatry in Skilled Nursing Facilities - Physiatric Practice in the SNF: Success During and After the COVID Pandemic

    Community Session Director: Azlan Tariq, DO, FAAPMR – Integrated Rehab Consultants

    Community Session Faculty: Christian Morris, MD, MPH – Integrated Rehab Consultants

    Community Session Faculty: Natasa Miljkovic, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – UPMC Mercy Hospital

  • Friday, October 29, 2021
  • 10:30am – 12:00pm CT
    (5031) Cancer Rehabilitation Medicine & Pediatric Rehabilitation - Building Pediatric Cancer Rehabilitation Programs: Pearls and Pitfalls of Program Development (Part 1)

    Community Session Director: Kelli N. Chaviano, DO, FAAPMR – UT Southwestern Medical Center

    Community Session Faculty: Matthew Haas, MD – Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Community Session Faculty: Elaine Y. Tsao, MD – University of Washington, Seattle Children's Hospital

    Cancer Rehabilitation

  • 12:00pm – 1:30pm CT
    (5032) Cancer Rehabilitation Medicine & Pediatric Rehabilitation - Multidisciplinary Case Studies in Pediatric Cancer Rehabilitation (Part 2)

    Community Session Director: Kelli N. Chaviano, DO, FAAPMR – UT Southwestern Medical Center

    Community Session Faculty: Rajashree Srinivasan, MD, FAAPMR – UT Southwestern Medical Center

    Community Session Faculty: Kayla M. Williams, MD – University of Texas Southwestern Medical School PM&R Program

    Community Session Faculty: Austin Henke, DO – Baylor University Medical Center PM&R Program

    Community Session Faculty: Simra Javaid, DO – TIRR Memorial Hermann

    Community Session Faculty: Elaine Y. Tsao, MD – University of Washington, Seattle Children's Hospital

    Community Session Faculty: Matthew Haas, MD – Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Cancer Rehabilitation

  • Wednesday, November 10, 2021
  • 5:00pm – 8:30pm CT
    AAPM&R's Virtual Job & Fellowship Fair
  • Thursday, November 11, 2021
  • 11:00am – 12:30pm CT
    (1601) Opening Plenary Keynote and Presidential Address: Stuart M. Weinstein, MD, FAAPMR and Erik Antonsen, MD, PhD

    Plenary Speaker: Erik Antonsen, MD, PhD, FAAEM, FACEP – Baylor College of Medicine

    General Rehabilitation

  • 12:45pm – 1:30pm CT
    (1901) Research Spotlight: Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 12:45pm – 1:30pm CT
    (1902) Research Spotlight: Pandemic

    General Rehabilitation

    Pandemic

  • 12:45pm – 1:30pm CT
    (1903) Research Spotlight: General Rehabilitation

    General Rehabilitation

  • 12:45pm – 1:30pm CT
    (1904) Research Spotlight: Pain and Spine Medicine

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 12:45pm – 1:45pm CT
    (LC209) Top Papers in Pediatric Rehabilitation: A Summary of the Most Impactful Articles

    Session Director: Matthew J. McLaughlin, MD, MS, FAAPMR – Children's Mercy - Kansas City

    Faculty: Mary Dubon, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Medicine/Boston Children's Hospital

    Faculty: Sruthi P. Thomas, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – Baylor College of Medicine

    Pediatric Rehabilitation

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm CT
    (1101) Covid-19 in Athletes: Later Effects and Lessons Learned

    Session Director: Jennifer A. Soo Hoo, MD, FAAPMR – Weill Cornell Medicine

    Faculty: Carly Day, MD, FAAPMR – Purdue University

    Faculty: Kenneth Mautner, MD, FAAPMR – Emory Sports Medicine

    Faculty: Cheri Blauwet, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School

    Faculty: Sumita B. Khatri, MD – Cleveland Clinic

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm CT
    (1201) Hot Topics in Spinal Cord Injury: Point/Counterpoint

    Session Director: Jeffery Johns, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Session Director: Rita G. Hamilton, DO, FAAPMR – Baylor Scott and White Institute for Rehabilitation

    Faculty: Jeffrey Berliner, DO – Craig Hospital

    Faculty: Matthew Davis, MD – McGovern Medical School

    Faculty: Michael F. Saulino, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – MossRehab

    Faculty: Chad Swank, PT, PhD

    Central Nervous System

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm CT
    (1301) AAPM&R Advocacy: New Administration, New Opportunities to Advance PM&R

    Session Director: Nneka L. Ifejika, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – UT Southwestern Medical Center

    Faculty: Matthew Grierson, MD, FAAPMR – Seattle Clinic for Performing Artists at Seattle Spine and Sports Medicine

    Faculty: Richard G. Chang, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – Icahn School of Medicine At Mount Sinai, Dept. of Rehabilitation & Human Performance

    Faculty: Peter Thomas, JD – Powers Pyles Sutter and Verville PC

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm CT
    (1401) BoNT-A Injections for Pediatric Spasticity: Optimizing Information Sharing and Consent for our Families and Practices

    Session Director: Edward Wright, MD, FAAPMR – Baylor College of Medicine / Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands

    Faculty: Lauren A. Fetsko, DO – University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

    Faculty: Edward Wright, MD, FAAPMR – Baylor College of Medicine / Texas Children's Hospital - The Woodlands

    Faculty: Justin Ramsey, MD, FAAPMR – The Children’s Center Rehabilitation Hospital

    Pediatric Rehabilitation

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm CT
    (1402) Electrodiagnosis: Challenging Dilemmas in Interpretation

    EMG/Neuromuscular

  • 2:00pm – 3:00pm CT
    (1501) Navigating and Troubleshooting Fluoroscopic Procedures: Tips and Tricks from Optimizing Anatomy to Needle Driving

    Session Director: Jonathan Kirschner, MD, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery

    Faculty: Roger Luo, MD, FAAPMR – Rutgers New Jersey Medical School / Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation

    Faculty: Andrew Creighton, DO, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery and Weill Cornell Medical College

    Clinical Techniques

  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm CT
    (1102) Musculoskeletal Radiology Fundamentals: Hip

    Session Director: Jennifer A. Soo Hoo, MD, FAAPMR – Weill Cornell Medicine

    Faculty: Kathryne Bartolo, MD – UNC School of Medicine / UNC Health

    Faculty: Nathan Olafsen, MD, FAAPMR – Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, PM&R Division

    Faculty: Ashish Patel, MD – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm CT
    (1202) Repetitive head impacts and CTE: updates on diagnostic criteria and pathology

    Session Director: Daniel H. Daneshvar, MD, PhD – Harvard Medical School

    Faculty: Robert A. Stern, PhD – Boston University School of Medicine

    Faculty: Douglas I. Katz, MD – Boston University School of Medicine

    Faculty: Ross Zafonte, DO, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School PM&R Program

    Central Nervous System

  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm CT
    (1203) Changing With the Times - Strategies for Virtual Spasticity Assessments

    Session Director: Mary E. Russell, DO, MS, FAAPMR – University of Texas McGovern Medical School at Houston

    Faculty: Natasha Romanoski, DO, FAAPMR – Penn State Health Milton S Hershey Medical Center PM&R Program

    Faculty: Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine

    Spasticity

  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm CT
    (1302) The Data is In: How AAPM&R's Registry Early Adopter Sites are Engaging Patients to Collect Valuable Data in Low Back Pain and Ischemic Stroke

    Session Director: Michael Hatzakis, Jr., MD, FAAPMR – HatzakisMD and Apollo Consulting Svcs

    Faculty: John Lesher, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – Carolina Neurosurgery & Spine Associates

    Faculty: Alan K. Novick, MD, FAAPMR – New York Life Insurance

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm CT
    (1303) Disparities in Healthcare of Cancer Rehabilitation Patients

    Session Director: Ekta Gupta, MD, FAAPMR – UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Faculty: An Ngo-Huang, DO, FAAPMR – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Faculty: Charles Mitchell, DO, FAAPMR – Charlotte's Carolinas Rehabilitation

    Faculty: Nicole L. Stout, DPT, CLT-LANA, FAPTA – West Virginia University Cancer Institute

    Cancer Rehabilitation

    Practice Management and Evolution

  • 3:30pm – 4:30pm CT
    (1304) Thinking Rehab Out of the Box: Expanding Rehabilitation Beyond the Rehab Unit

    Session Director: April D. Pruski, MD, FAAPMR – Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    Session Director: Pablo Celnik, MD, FAAPMR – Johns Hopkins University PM&R Program

    Faculty: Annette Lavezza, OTR/L – Johns Hopkins Hospital

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • Friday, November 12, 2021
  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1103) Let’s Get Ready to Rumble: Understanding Tendon Structure and Function to Improve Patient Outcomes

    Session Director: Brian J. Krabak, MD, MBA, FACSM, FAAPMR – University of Washington

    Faculty: Joanne Borg-Stein, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Faculty: Kenneth Mautner, MD, FAAPMR – Emory Sports Medicine

    Faculty: Peter Moley, MD, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery

    Moderator: Joel Press, MD, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1307) Efficacy of Early Rehabilitation of Post Covid-19 Survivors - Single Center Experience

    Session Director: Ning Cao, MD, FAAPMR – MossRehab Physical Medicine Associates

    Session Director: Thomas Watanabe, MD, FAAPMR – MossRehab Physical Medicine Associates

    Faculty: Jaclyn Barcikowski, DO, FAAPMR – MossRehab Physical Medicine Associates

    Faculty: Michael Kwasniewski, MD – MossRehab Physical Medicine Associates

    Moderator: Alberto Esquenazi, MD, FAAPMR – MossRehab Physical Medicine Associates

    Population Health

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1308) Academy Efforts in Value-Based Physiatry

    Session Director: Christopher J. Standaert, MD, FAAPMR – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

    Faculty: Stuart J. Glassman, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – Granite Physiatry, PLLC

    Faculty: Richard D. Zorowitz, MD, FAAPMR – MedStar National Rehabilitation Network

    Faculty: Chloe S. Slocum, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School

    Practice Management and Evolution

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1405) Past, Present and Future of Pediatric Rehabilitation: Research Updates and State of the Field

    Session Director: Kevin P. Murphy, MD, FAAPMR – Sanford Health Systems Bismarck North Dakota

    Faculty: Joline Brandenburg, MD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic of Rochester

    Faculty: Mary Dubon, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Medicine/Boston Children's Hospital

    Faculty: Deborah Gaebler-Spira, MD – McGaw Medical Center of Northwestern University (SRAL) PM&R Program

    Faculty: Michael Green, DO, FAAPMR – University of Utah

    Faculty: Edward A. Hurvitz, MD – University of Michigan

    Faculty: Maurice G. Sholas, MD, PhD – Sholas Medical Consulting LLC

    Pediatric Rehabilitation

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1502) A Game of CLUE: Can You Deduce the Different Causes for the Same Presenting Back and Lower Extremity Symptoms?

    Session Director: Patricia Zheng, MD, FAAPMR – University of California, San Francisco

    Faculty: Zachary McCormick, MD, FAAPMR – University of Utah School of Medicine

    Faculty: Adrian Popescu, MD – Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

    Faculty: Matthew Smuck, MD, FAAPMR – Stanford University

    Faculty: Byron Schneider, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1701) Practice Models for Young Physiatrists - Welcome to the Real World

    Session Director: Craig DiTommaso, MD, FAAPMR – Post Acute Medical / US Physiatry

    Faculty: Emerald Lin, MD, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery

    Faculty: Heechin Chae, MD, FAAPMR – Medstar Washington Hospital Center

    Faculty: Melissa Guerra, MD – ALM Veterans Hospital San Antonio

    Faculty: Jennifer M. Zumsteg, MD, FAAPMR – UW Medicine - Valley Medical Center

    In-Training/Early Career

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 10:30am – 11:15am CT
    (1310) Medical Cannabis Update 2021: What Do We Tell Our Patients & Our Colleagues?

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1104) Athlete Abuse (Intentional Sports Injuries): Clinical Considerations in Ambulatory Settings

    Session Director: Yetsa A. Tuakli-Wosornu, MD, MPH – Yale School of Public Health

    Faculty: Jonathan T. Finnoff, DO, FAAPMR – United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee

    Faculty: Kristin Garlanger, DO, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic

    Faculty: Daniel Lueders, MD, FAAPMR – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

    Faculty: Amy Rabatin, MD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic

    Faculty: Carmen M. Terzic, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic of Rochester

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1205) Revamping Musculoskeletal Care for Adults with Spastic Cerebral Palsy

    Session Director: Heakyung Kim, MD, FAAPMR – Columbia University Irving Medical Center

    Faculty: Hana Azizi, MD, FAAPMR – Columbia University of Medical Sciences

    Faculty: David P. Roye, Jr., MD – Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons

    Faculty: Amy Tenaglia, MD – New York Presbyterian Hospital Pediatric Rehabilitation Fellowship

    Spasticity

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1309) Educating Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residents in Subacute Rehab Facilities: Opportunities and Barriers

    Session Director: R. Samuel Mayer, MD, MEHP, FAAPMR – Johns Hopkins University

    Moderator: R. Samuel Mayer, MD, MEHP, FAAPMR – Johns Hopkins University

    Faculty: Dominique L. Vinh, MD, FAAPMR – Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center

    Leadership and Career Development

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1403) Integrating Robotic Therapies into Inpatient Rehabilitation- Physiatry Leads the Way

    Session Director: Christina Kwasnica, MD – Valley Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation PC

    Faculty: Sima A. Desai, MD, FAAPMR – Carolinas Rehabilitaton

    Faculty: Trent Maruyama, OTR/L – Barrow Neurological Institute - Phoenix, AZ

    New Technologies

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1503) A Game of CLUE: Can You Deduce the Different Causes for the Same Presenting Neck and Upper Extremity Symptoms?

    Session Director: Patricia Zheng, MD, FAAPMR – University of California, San Francisco

    Faculty: Aaron J. Yang, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Faculty: D.J. Kennedy, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center PM&R Program

    Faculty: Ameet Nagpal, MD, MS, MEd, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio

    Faculty: Matthew Smuck, MD, FAAPMR – Stanford University

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1702) PHiT Fire 2021: Rapid Fire Presentations on Reimagining Our Future

    Session Director: Charles D. Kenyon, DO, MS, CSCS – Emory Sports Medicine

    Session Director: Donald Kasitinon, MD – University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

    In-Training/Early Career

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1905) Research Spotlight: General Rehabilitation

    General Rehabilitation

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1906) Research Spotlight: Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1907) Research Spotlight: Neurological Rehabilitation

    EMG/Neuromuscular

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1908) Research Spotlight: Pain and Spine Medicine

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1909) Research Spotlight: Pandemic

    General Rehabilitation

    Pandemic

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1910) Research Spotlight: Pediatric Rehabilitation

    Pediatric Rehabilitation

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
    (1105) Prescribing Exercise in the 2020s: Novel Strategies for the Musculoskeletal Physiatrist

    Session Director: Prakash Jayabalan, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Faculty: Alexandria Haselhorst, DO – University of Texas at Austin Dell Medical School

    Faculty: Melissa C. Kolski, PT, DPT, OCS, Dip MDT – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab/Northwestern University

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
    (1305) Envisioning a New Healthcare Delivery Model for Stroke: Improving Transition of Care and Overall Outcomes

    Session Director: Sara J. Cuccurullo, MD, FAAPMR – JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson MS; Hackensack Meridian SOM

    Session Director: Talya K. Fleming, MD, FAAPMR – JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson MS; Hackensack Meridian SOM

    Faculty: Mooyeon Oh-Park, MD, FAAPMR – Burke Rehabilitation Hospital

    Faculty: Preeti Raghavan, MD, FAAPMR – Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

    Faculty: Carmen M. Terzic, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic of Rochester

    Faculty: Talya K. Fleming, MD, FAAPMR – JFK Johnson Rehabilitation Institute; Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson MS; Hackensack Meridian SOM

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
    (1311) 2022 MIPS: Preparing Your Practice for Reporting and Strategies to Improve Performance

    Session Director: Mark Huang, MD, FAAPMR – Shirley Ryan AblilityLab

    Faculty: Robert Jasak, JD – Hart Health Strategies

    Practice Management and Evolution

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
    (1404) Long Covid Syndrome and Importance of Physiatry-Led Recovery Programs

    Session Director: John M. Baratta, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – University of North Carolina School of Medicine

    Faculty: John M. Baratta, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – University of North Carolina School of Medicine

    Faculty: Benjamin Abramoff, MD, FAAPMR – Penn Medicine

    Faculty: Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine

    General Medicine

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
    (1504) Clinical Pearls: Practical Ways to Add Integrative & Lifestyle Medicine to Your Practice

    Session Director: Saloni Sharma, MD, FAAPMR – Rothman Orthopaedics, Thomas Jefferson University

    Faculty: Ari Greis, DO, FAAPMR – Rothman Orthopedic Institute

    Faculty: Ai Mukai, MD, FAAPMR – Texas Orthopedics Sports and Rehabilitation Associates

    Faculty: Adeepa D. Singh, MD, FAAPMR – Montefiore Medical Center

    Faculty: Esther Y. Yaniv – Austin Spine Health

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
    (1703) Your First Job: Searching, Signing, and Starting

    Session Director: Timothy K. Tiu, MD, FAAPMR – Christine E. Lynn Rehabilitation Center, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

    Session Director: Sima A. Desai, MD, FAAPMR – Carolinas Rehabilitaton

    Faculty: Jason Edwards, DO – NewYork-Presbyterian Brooklyn Methodist Hospital

    Faculty: Joseph E. Herrera, DO, FAAPMR – Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

    Faculty: Sameer O. Kapasi, MD, FAAPMR – Agility Orthopedics

    In-Training/Early Career

    Leadership and Career Development

  • 2:15pm – 3:15pm CT
    (1106) Youth Running Consensus Statement: Next Steps for Research and Advocacy

    Session Director: Brian J. Krabak, MD, MBA, FACSM, FAAPMR – University of Washington

    Faculty: Brian J. Krabak, MD, MBA, FACSM, FAAPMR – University of Washington

    Moderator: Brian J. Krabak, MD, MBA, FACSM, FAAPMR – University of Washington

    Faculty: Adam S. Tenforde, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Faculty: Mark A. Harrast, MD, FAMSSM, FAAPMR – University of Washington

    Faculty: Emily Kraus, MD – Stanford University

    Faculty: Michael Fredericson, MD, FAAPMR – Stanford University

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 2:15pm – 3:15pm CT
    (1204) Disorders of Consciousness after Traumatic Brain Injury - Practice Guidelines and Practical Considerations

    Session Director: Craig DiTommaso, MD, FAAPMR – Post Acute Medical / US Physiatry

    Faculty: Alan Weintraub, MD, FAAPMR – Craig Hospital

    Faculty: Brooke Murtaugh, OTD, OTR/L, CBIST, BT-C – Madonna Rehabilitation Hospital

    Faculty: Katherine O'Brien, PhD – TIRR Memorial Hermann

    Central Nervous System

  • 2:15pm – 3:15pm CT
    (1306) An Interprofessional Lifestyle Medicine Approach for Musculoskeletal Disorders: Why, How, and What Next?

    Session Director: Abby L. Cheng, MD, FAAPMR – Washington University in St. Louis

    Faculty: Devyani Hunt, MD,FAAPMR – Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, PM&R Division

    Faculty: Heidi Prather, DO, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery

    Faculty: Gwendolyn Sowa, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

    Faculty: Scott R. Stoll, MD, FAAPMR – The Plantrician Project

    Advancing PM&R Bold

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 2:15pm – 3:15pm CT
    (1312) Burnout, Moral Injury and Physician Suicide Prevention: Strategies for Wellness as a Group

    Session Director: Allison N. Capizzi, MD – VA Palo Alto Health Care System

    Faculty: Allison C. Bean, MD, PhD – University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

    Faculty: Monica Verduzco-Gutierrez, MD, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio Long School of Medicine

    Faculty: Dayna Yorks – McGaw Medical Center at Northwestern University/Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Practice Management and Evolution

  • 2:15pm – 3:15pm CT
    (1313) Hydrocephalus Management: A New Domain of Physiatric Expertise

    Session Director: Michael F. Saulino, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – MossRehab

    Faculty: Thomas Watanabe, MD, FAAPMR – MossRehab Physical Medicine Associates

    Faculty: Daniel Krasna, MD – Johns Hopkins

    Central Nervous System

  • 2:15pm – 3:15pm CT
    (1505) Value of Additional Imaging Evaluation for Your Spine Patient: Going Beyond Diagnosis?

    Session Director: Thiru M. Annaswamy, MD, MA, FAAPMR – Dallas VA Med Center

    Faculty: Keyonna Jenkins, MD, FAAPMR – DDEAMC

    Faculty: Haewon Jennifer Lee, MD – University of California, San Diego

    Faculty: Jayesh Vallabh, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 3:45pm – 4:45pm CT
    (1602) Plenary Session, Ayanna Howard, PhD

    Plenary Speaker: Ayanna Howard, PhD – Ohio State University

    General Rehabilitation

  • Saturday, November 13, 2021
  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1107) Approach to Posterior Shoulder and Upper Back Pain: Case Based Discussions

    Session Director: Brian C. Liem, MD, FAAPMR – University of Washington

    Faculty: Aaron J. Yang, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Faculty: Nathan Olafsen, MD, FAAPMR – Washington University School of Medicine, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, PM&R Division

    Faculty: Adele Meron, MD, FAAPMR – University of Colorado Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

    Faculty: Adrielle Fry, MD, FAAPMR – EvergreenHealth

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1314) The Intersection of Telemedicine, Remote Monitoring, and Patient Reported Outcome Measures

    Session Director: Todd Rowland, MD, FAAPMR – Bridge2Medical.com

    Faculty: Raouf Gharbo, DO – Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

    Moderator: Deborah A. Venesy, MD, FAAPMR – Cleveland Clinic

    Advancing PM&R Bold

    Pain and Spine Medicine

    Cancer Rehabilitation

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1406) Osseointegration: New Options for Treating The Amputee Patient

    Session Director: Solon L. Rosenblatt, MD – Saint Thomas More Medical Center

    Faculty: Jon B. Holmes, PT, CPO – Holmes Prosthetic Center

    New Technologies

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1407) Covid-19 and Neuromuscular Medicine - Challenges and Opportunities

    Session Director: Colin K. Franz, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Moderator: Colin K. Franz, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Faculty: Sabrina Paganoni, MD, PhD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School PM&R Program

    Faculty: W. Dave Arnold, MD – The Ohio State University

    Faculty: Leslie Rydberg, MD – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab/Northwestern University

    EMG/Neuromuscular

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1506) Integrating Advanced Technologies into Your Practice

    Session Director: Mehul J. Desai, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – International Spine, Pain & Performance Center

    Faculty: Patrick D. Buchanan, MD – Spanish Hills Interventional Pain Specialists

    Faculty: David W. Lee, MD – Fullerton Orthopedic Surgery Medical Group

    Faculty: David E. Reece, DO, FAAPMR – Walter Reed National Military Medical Center

    Faculty: Gurtej Singh, MD, FAAPMR – Centers for Advanced Orthopaedics - OACM division

    Faculty: Jordan L. Tate, MD, MPH

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 9:00am – 10:00am CT
    (1704) Financial Education for Students, Residents, Fellows and Early Career Physicians

    Session Director: Nikhil Verma, MD – Essential Sports and Spine Solutions

    Faculty: Vinny Francio, MD – University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC)

    Faculty: Nadia N. Zaman, DO – Tufts Medical Center

    Faculty: Maria Vanushkina, MD – UCHealth Spine Center - Memorial Hospital North

    In-Training/Early Career

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1108) Musculoskeletal Pain of Pregnancy: Epidemiology, Biomechanics, Diagnosis, and Treatment

    Session Director: Ameet Nagpal, MD, MS, MEd, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio

    Moderator: Sarah K. Hwang, MD, FAAPMR – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Faculty: Kelly Scott, MD, FAAPMR – UT Southwestern Medical Center

    Faculty: Rupali Kumar, MD – UT Southwestern Medical Center Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

    Faculty: Jaclyn H. Bonder, MD, FAAPMR – Weill Medical College of Cornell University- NewYork Presbyterian Hospital

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1206) COPE Covid: Cognitive and Psychological Effects of COVID-19 Patients in Acute Rehabilitation

    Session Director: Susan Maltser, DO, FAAPMR – Northwell Health

    Faculty: Erika L. Trovato, DO, MS, FAAPMR – Burke Rehabilitation Hospital

    Faculty: Carly Rothman, DO – Zucker School of Medicine At Hofstra/Northwell PM&R Program

    Faculty: Mooyeon Oh-Park, MD, FAAPMR – Burke Rehabilitation Hospital

    Central Nervous System

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1315) The Art and Science of Negotiation in Medicine 2021

    Session Director: Michael F. Lupinacci, MD, FAAPMR – U.S. PHYSIATRY/Post-Acute Physicians

    Faculty: Michelle Gittler, MD, FAAPMR – Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital & Care Network

    Faculty: Steve M. Gnatz, MD, MHA, FAAPMR – Integrated Rehab Consultants

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1507) Technological Innovations in Chronic Pain Management - From Prescribed Digital Therapeutics to Virtual Reality...The Future is Here!

    Session Director: David Binder, MD, MBA – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Faculty: Jennifer L. Kurz, MD – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School

    Faculty: Lorna Brown, MSPT, DPT, GCS – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Faculty: Zacharia Isaac, MD – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1510) The Intersection of Cancer Pain and Cancer Rehabilitation: A Physiatric Perspective

    Pain and Spine Medicine

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 10:30am – 11:30am CT
    (1705) Teaching to Teach: Focus on Millennial Learners

    Session Director: Matthew Haas, MD – Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

    Faculty: Ashlee Bolger, MD, MEd – Cincinnati Children’s Hospital/University of Cincinnati

    Faculty: Leslie Rydberg, MD – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab/Northwestern University

    In-Training/Early Career

    Practice Management and Evolution

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1912) Research Spotlight: Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

    Leadership and Career Development

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1913) Research Spotlight: General Rehabilitation

    General Rehabilitation

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1914) Research Spotlight: Practice Management, Leadership, and Quality Improvement

    Practice Management and Evolution

    Leadership and Career Development

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1915) Research Spotlight: Pain and Spine Medicine

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 11:45am – 12:30pm CT
    (1916) Research Spotlight: Pandemic

    General Rehabilitation

    Pandemic

  • 1:00pm – 2:00pm CT
    (1603) 53rd Annual Walter J. Zeiter Lecture and Awards Video Presentation, Julie K. Silver, MD, FAAPMR

    Plenary Speaker: Julie K. Silver, MD, FAAPMR – Harvard Medical School

    General Rehabilitation

  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm CT
    (1109) Preparing the Team for Tokyo 2021: Physiatry at the Olympics and Paralympics

    Session Director: Monica E. Rho, MD, FAAPMR – Shirley Ryan AbilityLab/Northwestern University

    Faculty: Ellen K. Casey, MD, FACSM, FAAPMR – Hospital for Special Surgery

    Faculty: Cheri Blauwet, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm CT
    (1316) Going to PROM: Enhancing Value-Based Care with Patient-Reported Outcome Measures

    Session Director: Sean S. Smith, MD, FAAPMR – University of Michigan

    Faculty: Sean S. Smith, MD, FAAPMR – University of Michigan

    Faculty: Andrea L. Cheville, MD, MSCE, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic

    Faculty: Sara Parke, MD, FAAPMR – Mayo Clinic Arizona

    Advancing PM&R Bold

  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm CT
    (1317) 2021 PASSOR Legacy Award and Lectureship

    Leadership and Career Development

  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm CT
    (1318) Leadership Opportunities, Pathways and Tools: Early, Late, and Mid-Career

    Session Director: Gregory Worsowicz, MD, MBA, FAAPMR – University of Missouri

    Faculty: Kathleen R. Bell, MD, FAAPMR – University of Texas Southwestern Medical School PM&R Program

    Faculty: Joanne Borg-Stein, MD, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital

    Faculty: Brandee Waite, MD, FAAPMR – University of California, Davis

    Faculty: Katherine Dec, MD, FAAPMR – Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

    Leadership and Career Development

  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm CT
    (1409) New Technologies in Cancer Rehabilitation Medicine

    Session Director: Diana M. Molinares-Mejia, MD, FAAPMR – University of Miami

    Faculty: Amy Ng, MD, MPH, FAAPMR – University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

    Faculty: Ekta Gupta, MD, FAAPMR – UT MD Anderson Cancer Center

    New Technologies

  • 2:30pm – 3:30pm CT
    (1508) Musculoskeletal and Neurological Pelvic Pain - A Physiatrist’s Handbook

    Session Director: Malathy Srinivasan, MD, MBBS, FAAPMR – Rothman Orthopaedic Institute,Thomas Jefferson University

    Faculty: Malathy Srinivasan, MD, MBBS, FAAPMR – Rothman Orthopaedic Institute,Thomas Jefferson University

    Faculty: Stacey A. Bennis, MD, FAAPMR – Loyola University Medical Center

    Faculty: Ameet Nagpal, MD, MS, MEd, FAAPMR – UT Health San Antonio

    Faculty: Saloni Sharma, MD, FAAPMR – Rothman Orthopaedics, Thomas Jefferson University

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm CT
    (1110) Demystifying Sports Hernia/Core Muscle Injury: Multidisciplinary Approach

    Session Director: Gene Tekmyster, DO – Keck Medicine of USC

    Faculty: Shantel Phillips – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Faculty: Richard A. Pierce – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Musculoskeletal and Sports Medicine

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm CT
    (1207) Imaging of Neurologic Decline Following Traumatic Brain Injury

    Session Director: Daniel H. Daneshvar, MD, PhD – Harvard Medical School

    Faculty: Ross Zafonte, DO, FAAPMR – Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital/Harvard Medical School PM&R Program

    Faculty: Inga K. Koerte, MD – Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich and Harvard Medical School

    Central Nervous System

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm CT
    (1319) Peer to Peer Reviews: Getting to Patient Centered Outcomes

    Session Director: Michael F. Lupinacci, MD, FAAPMR – U.S. PHYSIATRY/Post-Acute Physicians

    Faculty: Michelle Gittler, MD, FAAPMR – Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital & Care Network

    Practice Management and Evolution

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm CT
    (1408) Neuromuscular Ultrasound: Clinical Applications and Fundamentals of Interpretation

    Session Director: Sarah M. Smith, MD, MBBS – University of Washington PM&R Program

    Faculty: Andrea J. Boon, MB ChB – Mayo Clinic of Rochester

    Faculty: Michael Cartwright, MD – Wake Forest School of Medicine

    EMG/Neuromuscular

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm CT
    (1509) Multidisciplinary Approach to Treating Scoliosis - Viewpoints from a physical therapist, physiatrist, and surgical perspective

    Session Director: Aaron J. Yang, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Moderator: Aaron J. Yang, MD, FAAPMR – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Faculty: Patricia Zheng, MD, FAAPMR – University of California, San Francisco

    Faculty: Flavio Silva, PT, ScD, OCS, MTC – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Faculty: Byron Stephens, MD – Vanderbilt University Medical Center

    Pain and Spine Medicine

  • 4:00pm – 5:00pm CT
    (LC207) Beyond Musculoskeletal Ultrasound: Ultrasound Use Cases for Inpatient and Clinic Settings

    Session Director: Kyle D. Josephson, MD – Mary Free Bed Hospital PM&R Program

    Session Director: Cliff Gronseth, MD, FAAPMR – 7D Imaging, Inc. / NYAGI Project

    Clinical Techniques

  • 5:15pm – 6:15pm CT
    (1604) AAPM&R Business Meeting
  • Sunday, November 14, 2021
  • 9:30am – 11:00am CT
    (1605) PhyzTalks Plenary

    Plenary Speaker: Kimberly Heckert, MD, FAAPMR – Thomas Jefferson University

    Plenary Speaker: Felicia M. Skelton, MD, MS – Baylor College of Medicine/Center for Innovations in Quality, Effectiveness and Safety

    Plenary Speaker: Charles Levy, MD

    Plenary Speaker: Katherine Bentley, MD – Children's Specialized Hospital

    Plenary Speaker: Andrew Haig, MD

    Plenary Speaker: Abid Hague, MD

    Plenary Speaker: Christina Draganich, DO

    General Rehabilitation