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  • Geriatric Rehabilitation

    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.

    MISSION

    To improve the lives of older adults through the creation and dissemination of knowledge in gerontological rehabilitation policy, practice, research and education. To develop, mentor, expand and enrich the community of Geriatric Rehabilitation clinicians, educators and researchers in order to facilitate the broader ACRM mission to IMPROVE LIVES.

     


    2018 Call for Proposals

    ACRM 2018 Call for Proposals

    The Program Committee invites proposals focused on research evidence and its translation into clinical practice for presentation at the ACRM 2018 Annual Conference in Dallas.

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    Best Early Career Poster in Geriatric Rehabilitation

    The scientific poster judged to be the best in geriatric rehabilitation presented by an early career author at the 2017 ACRM Annual Conference is:

    Change of Functional Mobility from Acute Hospital to Community in Elderly People
    First Author: Kyeong Eun Uhm

     


    Executive Committee

     

    Emily Nalder, PhDCHAIR: Emily Nalder, PhD

    Assistant Professor, Department of Occupational Science & Occupational Therapy, University of Toronto
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    Patricia HeynCHAIR-ELECT: Patricia Heyn, PhD, FGSA, FACRM

    Associate Professor, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
    Senior Scientist, Center for Gait & Movement Analysis, Anschutz Medical Campus, University of Colorado
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    Thomas W BufordPAST CHAIR:  Thomas W. Buford, PhD

    Assistant Professor, Department of Aging and Geriatric Research
    University of Florida
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    TREASURER & COMMUNICATIONS OFFICER: Open Position
    Contact the GRNG chair,  Emily Nalder, PhD to learn more.

    COMMUNICATIONS COMMITTEE LIAISON: Open Position
    Contact the GRNG chair,  Emily Nalder, PhD to learn more.

    Addie MiddletonPROGRAM COMMITTEE LIAISON: Addie Middleton, PhD, DPT

    Assistant Professor, Division of Physical Therapy, College of Health Professions
    Medical University of South Carolina
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    PROGRAM COMMITTEE LIAISON: Ahmed NegmAhmed Negm, MD, MSc, PhD(c)

    Research Coordinator, GERAS Centre
    Department of Medicine, McMaster University
    St. Peter's Hospital - Juravinski Research Centre
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    MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE LIAISON: Susan Murphy, MD
    PM&R Physician
    UT Southwestern Medical Center

     

    EARLY CAREER NETWORKING GROUP LIAISON: Open Position
    Contact the GRNG chair,  Emily Nalder, PhD to learn more.

     

     


    Join Now!

    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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