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Wednesday, May 4, 2016
AAP 2017 Call for Abstracts »
SUBMIT AN ABSTRACT The AAP Call for Papers and Posters to be presented at the 2017 AAP Annu...
Thursday, November 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP Call for Late-Breaking Research »
AAP Call for Late-Breaking Research Abstracts Accepted November 10-December 18, 2015 The AAP Program Committee r...
Thursday, September 3, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Less than a week left to submit your ABSTRACTS! »
The AAP Call for Papers and Posters for presentation at the 2016 AAP Annual Meeting in Sacramento is open until September...
Tuesday, May 12, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
2016 Call for Abstracts Now Open! »
Call for Papers & Posters Now Open. Submit your abstracts by September 7, 2015...
Thursday, November 6, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAMC Center for Workforce Studies Call for Abstracts »
Call for Abstracts Now Open The AAMC Center for Workforce Studies is currently soliciting abstracts related to health...

Nominations Requested
Friday, November 8, 2013   (0 Comments - view/add)
Call for AAP Award Nominations »
Please take this opportunity to recognize your outstanding colleagues by submitting your nominations for the followin...

AAP Announcements
Thursday, August 17, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP Awarded Accreditation with Commendation by ACCME »
The AAP is awarded Accreditation with Commendation from the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME)...
Thursday, June 9, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP Awarded Honor of Hosting ISPRM 2020 Congress in US »
Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP) Awarded Honor of Hosting International Society of PRM (ISPRM) 2020 Congress in...
Tuesday, May 22, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP Residents - Serve on the AAMC Organization of Resident Representatives »
AAP Now Accepting Nominations for National Leadership Opportunity The Association of American Medical Colleges (AA...
Friday, December 22, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
Winter 2018 Newsletter Now Out! »
  Read articles on: Reassembling After Brain Injury A Look at Physiatry '18...
Thursday, July 27, 2017   (0 Comments - view/add)
AAP Celebrates ADA Anniversary with Complimentary Video Featuring Cheri Blauwet, MD »
    AAP is celebrating the anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act by offering a free vi...

Member Highlights
Sunday, September 30, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women in Medicine: Laura Kezar & Danielle Perret Karimi »
Laura Kezar, MD is a Professor of PM&R at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. She has been active in medical student...
Thursday, September 27, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women in Medicine: Keneshia Kirksey »
  Keneshia Kirksey, MD is the Residency Program Director, an Associate Professor and Medical Director of th...
Monday, September 24, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women in Medicine: Kathryn Stolp »
  Kathryn Stolp, MD, MS is Chair Emeritus and an Associate Professor at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and...
Tuesday, September 18, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women in Medicine: Mooyeon Oh-Park »
Mooyeon Oh-Park, MD is the SVP and Chief Medical Officer at Burke Rehabilitation Hospital, and a Professor at Albert Eins...
Thursday, September 13, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Women in Medicine: Allison Bean »
  Allison Bean, MD, PhD is a PGY-4 and Chief Resident in PM&R at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Sh...

PM&R News
Monday, October 2, 2017
Fall 2017 Newsletter Available Now »
  The Fall 2017 Issue of AAP's  Physiatry Forward  is   now available for online viewing....
Wednesday, February 10, 2016   (0 Comments - view/add)
Senate HELP Committee Passes Bill S.800 to Enhance Stature & Visibility of Medical Rehab Research »
Yesterday, February 9, the Senate HELP Committee passed bill S.800, which enhances the stature and visibility of medical r...
Thursday, November 5, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Texas Rep. Kevin Brady to head House Ways and Means Committee »
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Monday, May 11, 2015   (0 Comments - view/add)
Nepal earthquake relief — AAP members step up to lead efforts but need your help! »
International Rehabilitation Forum (IRF) We are just now realizing the devastation leveled by the April 25th earthq...
Thursday, March 13, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
ISPRM News & Views 3/17/2014 »
  AAP's ISPRM membership allows all AAP members to enjoy the benefits of ISPRM membership for free.  To...

Wednesday, January 10, 2018   (0 Comments - view/add)
Medical Students: Apply for a Summer Externship! »
The deadline to apply for MSSCE and RREMS is Thursday, February 1, 2018! If you are a first or second year medica...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
New Journal-on-Demand Podcast »
Trunk Function Correlates Positively with Wheelchair Basketball Player Classification Dr. Adam Tenforde interviews...
Tuesday, April 26, 2016
May 2016 Journal CME Activity Now Available »
Virtual Campus Releases the May Journal CME Activity AAP’s Virtual Campus now offers the May Journal CM...
Thursday, November 6, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation's Health Needs »
The National Academies Press released a book Graduate Medical Education That Meets the Nation's Health Needs.  Order...
Tuesday, May 6, 2014   (0 Comments - view/add)
NRMP Releases Full Report on the 2014 Match Results »
The National Resident Matching Program® (NRMP) has released its full report on the 2014 Match results. While the 96 percen...