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.

 


Call for Late-Breaking Research Opens 5 May

For Scientific Paper & Poster 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 OFFICER: Pam Eluri, PT, DPT, MS, CES
Manager, Rehabilitation, Sleep Services, Electroneurodiagnostics, Wound Services
Joint and spine services, Bayshore Medical Center
Hackensack Meridian Health

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.

 

 


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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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