Your Academic Home for Physiatry

The Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP) is an intimate and influential professional society of today’s and tomorrow’s leaders in academic physiatry. We have members in 25 countries who are dedicated to mentorship, leadership and discovery. With a keen focus on research and education, the AAP’s programs, events, communities and publications are creating the future of our specialty. Learn More

Leadership Starts Here

Zaliha Omar, MD

Professor & Former Department Head

University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur

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Lester Duplechan, MD

Division Chief & Associate Professor

University of Cincinnati College of Medicine

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Abby Cheng, MD

Assistant Professor

Washington University/ B-JH/ SLCH Consortium

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Matthew Haas, MD

Chief Resident & PGY-4

Shirley Ryan AbilityLab/ Northwestern University

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Latest News
Read the AAP's Resident/Fellow Council latest newsletter, Physiatry in Motion. more

The AAP's Rehabilitation Medicine Scientist Training Program (RMSTP) has been refunded by the National Institutes of Health (NIH). more

Listen to May's Journal Club Podcast for a deep dive on gait velocity and joint power generation after stroke. more

Celebrating Women in Medicine Month & Other News more
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