Meet us in Atlanta! ACRM Conference Fall 2017
THUR 26 OCT // 7:00 AM – 8:00 AM
Geriatric Networking Group Meeting
Get involved with the ACRM Geriatric Rehabilitation Networking Group and help identify the critical rehabilitation issues this group will address, recruit colleagues in the field or step into a leadership role as chair of a task force. Contact the chair to learn more.
Call for Late Breaking Research
The Program Committee invites proposals focused on research evidence and its translation into clinical practice for presentation in poster format at the ACRM 2017 Annual Conference in Atlanta.
Join us at the ACRM Annual Conference, Progress in Rehabilitation Research this fall, for NONSTOP educational content focused on geriatric rehabilitation. Plus, dive deep into intensive Pre-Conference Instructional Courses or Specialized Workshops on a wide variety of topics.
Up to 44 hours of CE available.
Call for Chair-Elect Nominations
The Geriatric Rehabilitation Networking Group (GRNG) is now accepting nominations for the next chair-elect who will assist the chair with the goals and interests of the group and succeed the chair after serving a one-year term. Volunteer because you want to make a difference for the Geriatric Rehabilitation Networking Group or nominate a respected GRNG member. The committee will accept nominations through 31 July. Please direct questions and nominations to Tom Buford and Emily Nalder.
CHAIR: Thomas W. Buford, PhD
Assistant Professor, Department of Aging and Geriatric Research
University of Florida
Brief Bio Sketch
PAST CHAIR: Deirdre Dawson, PhD
Senior Scientist, Rotman Research Institute
Baycrest Health Sciences
CHAIR-ELECT: Emily Nalder, PhD, OT Reg (Ont.)
Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto
TREASURER & COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER:
Rachel E. Ward, MPH, PhD
Post-Doctoral Fellow, Spaulding Hospital, Cambridge
COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE LIAISON:
Pallavi Sood, BPT MS
Graduate Student, University of Florida
MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE LIAISON: Susan Murphy, MD
UT Southwestern Medical Center
PROGRAM COMMITTEE LIAISONS:
Mabel Caban, MD
University of Texas Southwestern
Jennifer Vincenzo, PT, MPH, PhD, CHES, GCS
University of Arkansas Medical Sciences
EARLY CAREER NETWORKING GROUP LIAISON: TBD
One of the most valuable benefits of ACRM membership is the opportunity to participate in the many interdisciplinary special interest groups (ISIG) and networking groups. Contact a co-chair to learn more about this networking group and ways to participate.
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