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ACRM REHAB EXPO & LEARNING CENTER

The ACRM REHAB EXPO is the networking hub of the conference and an important addition to your educational experience.

“Chat with the Experts” is a series of informal conversational get-togethers held inside the EXPO with not-to-miss info from topic pros. Bring your burning questions and get your answers here. It’s all happening in between sessions in the ACRM EXPO Hall during the CORE conference.

LEARNING CENTER

Held during program breaks, the new EXPO Learning Center provides opportunities for attendees to learn about new products and product research from featured exhibitors. See product demonstrations and get the answers you need to make informed purchasing decisions.

No need to register. Just come to the EXPO Learning Center at the scheduled times.

EXHIBITOR DIRECTORY

 

Aretech

Aretech has a strong commitment to quality and innovation. Aretech’s ZeroG Gait and Balance System is a robotic body-weight support system  which uses dynamic body-weight support and fall protection so patients can practice functional activities. Aretech also offers Ovation, an interactive treadmill system for patients up to 700 lbs.

Aspen Medical Products

 

Biodex Medical System, Inc

Biodex Medical Systems, Inc. believes in using science and technology to drive treatment innovation. Biodex rehabilitation devices advance progress in the weak or balance deficient, addressing neuromuscular evaluation, therapeutic exercise, gait training and range of motion. See our booth for ways to achieve better patient outcomes with technology.

Bioness

Bioness is dedicated to providing innovative medical solutions to orphan patient populations including those with chronic pain and limb paralysis. Bioness solutions include neuromodulation systems, robotic systems and software-based therapy programs which provide functional and therapeutic benefits for individuals affected by pain, central nervous system disorders and orthopedic injuries.

Brain Education Strategies & Technology (BEST)

BEST provides tools to help manage and navigate day-to-day hurdles. We create practical apps, strategies, and training to help brain injury survivors and other groups dealing with executive function and self-regulation challenges. BEST strives to help users feel less frustrated, and more in control of their day—and ultimately their life.

Brooks Rehabilitation

For 50 years, Brooks Rehabilitation has been a resource for physical rehabilitation services. Brooks operates a 160-bed inpatient hospital, home care agency, 39 outpatient clinics, an inpatient unit at Halifax Health, a physician group, a research center, two skilled nursing facilities, assisted living, memory care and community programs.

California Rehabilitation Institute

A partnership of Cedars-Sinai, UCLA Health and Select Medical, California Rehabilitation Institute provides patients with the latest acute inpatient rehabilitation care. With 138 private suites, we are the largest physical medicine and rehabilitation hospital of its kind on the West Coast providing excellence in clinical care and research.

CARF International

Founded in 1966, CARF has been enhancing the quality of services in medical rehabilitation through standards reflecting best practices and leadership in the field internationally. CARF focuses on helping providers implement an internal process of continuous quality improvement and person-centered services to achieve outcomes desired by persons served.

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta, Inpatient Rehabilitation, offers therapy designed for pediatrics, adolescents, and young adults (birth to 21 years old) to address needs after an illness or a traumatic injury. Patients receive an interdisciplinary approach to care to promote independence as well as maximize function and community integration.

Cyberdyne USA Inc.

Cyberdyne is a robotic company developing wearable cyborg for rehabilitation of patients with neurological disorders like spinal cord injury. Our product HAL reads bioelectrical signal (coming from brain through spinal cord) from wearer’s skin surface and instantly assist voluntary movement. Repetition of training improves motor function by enhancing brain-nervous system.

 

Delsys Inc

Delsys is the worldwide leader in the design, manufacture, and marketing of a portfolio of high performance electromyography instruments. These include a range of physiological and biomechanical sensors that are used in all types of human movement research and education.

 

Foundation for PM&R

The Foundation for PM&R is a nonprofit organization that provides seed money for innovative physiatric research that will lead to larger studies in comparative effectiveness, outcomes assessment, and quality improvement to prove efficacy and advance the science of restoring health and improving function for individuals with disability.

 

Galileo Therapy

Galileo is an essential rehab training tool.  It’s Mechano-stimulation is unlike other muscle devices inducing muscle contractions differently through the “involuntary” stretch-reflex instead of traditional training.  Galileo’s high-repetition therapy in a short time is versatile for everyone, easy to set-up and enhances functional outcomes and neuroplasticity.  It’s a game-changer!

 

Goal Manager

A cloud-based software program designed to automate and simplify goal setting in rehabilitation settings to facilitate effective goal setting.

 

IOS Press

IOS Press, established in 1987, publishes around 100 international journals & approximately 75 books annually in a broad range of subjects. Premier titles in rehabilitation medicine include the Journal of Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine (www.iospress.com/journal-of-pediatric-rehabilitation-medicine), Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience (www.iospress.nl/restorative-neurology-and-neuroscience), Technology and Disability (www.iospress.nl/technology-and-disability) & NeuroRehabilitation (www.iospress.com/neurorehabilitation), come visit booth #509!

 

Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation

Kessler Institute, ranked as one of the nation’s top rehabilitation hospitals for 25 years by U.S. News, is one of only seven NIDRR-designated Model Systems for the treatment/research of traumatic brain and spinal cord injuries.  That same pioneering care distinguishes Kessler’s stroke, neurologic, orthopedic/musculoskeletal, amputation, cancer and cardiac recovery programs.

 

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital is a 167-bed, free-standing, rehabilitation hospital committed to helping patients regain independence following serious injury or illness. Comprehensive services and an exclusive focus on rehabilitation enables specialty physicians and staff to achieve outstanding clinical outcomes.

 

Mayo Clinic

Mayo Clinic is the largest integrated group practice in the world. Mayo Clinic Rehabilitation Medicine Center is a place for discovery, translation and application of inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation care. Mayo Clinic provides programs to develop and increase the knowledge, expertise and performance required to advance Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

 

Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC)

The Model Systems Knowledge Translation Center (MSKTC) is a federally-funded center that offers free factsheets, videos, slideshows, and other resources for people living with spinal cord injury (SCI), traumatic brain injury (TBI), and burn injury (Burn).

 

National Center for Adaptive Neural Technologies

 

NeuLife Rehab

NeuLife Rehab is one of the largest residential CARF accredited post-acute programs in the country, specializing in Acquired Brain and Spinal Cord Injuries and other neurological related challenging diagnoses including but not limited to: Stroke, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinsons, and Multiple Traumas including complex orthopedic injuries.

NeuronUp

NeuronUP is a web platform that offers professionals activities of daily living for the rehabilitation and cognitive stimulation of people with brain damage, neurodegenerative diseases (Alzheimer’s, MS, Parkinson’s), neurodevelopmental disorders (ADHD, ASD), mental and intellectual disabilities, deficits from normal aging, etc.

 

NeuroRestorative

NeuroRestorative is a leading Provider of specialized sub-acute, skilled and post-acute rehabilitation services for people of all ages with brain injuries and other neurological challenges. In a variety of locations and settings, we offer a full continuum of care and rehabilitation options, including specialized services for infants, children, adolescents, and Military Service Veterans.

NIH Medical Rehabilitation Research Resource (MR3) Network

The Medical Rehabilitation Research Resource (MR3) Network is comprised of six centers that provide infrastructure and access to expertise/mentoring, technologies, funding and other resources to foster clinical and translational research in medical rehabilitation research. Explore our centers in the Product Showcases below to learn about our areas and components.

Ottobock

Established in 1919 in Germany, Ottobock opened its doors in the U.S. in 1958 and in Canada in 1978. Currently in its third generation as a privately held company, Ottobock offers products and services to help people maintain or regain their freedom of movement.

OxyHealth, LLC

OxyHealth is the world’s leading provider of hyperbaric chambers. Presently, OxyHealth is the pioneer of the industry with over 12,000 chambers in use, more than all other providers combined. OxyHealth continues to remain at the forefront of superior performance, quality and cutting-edge design concepts that far exceed industry safety standards.

PARO ROBOTS US INC

FDA Class II medical device therapeutic neurological robot. Recognized as biofeedback equipment. PARO harp seal is a robotic animal-like device used as a non-pharmacological intervention of anxiety, stress, depression, chronic pain and other BPSDs such as wandering, pacing, and agitation in dementia. CPT coding for Medicare administered biofeedback therapies.

Rehabilitation Hospital of Indiana

RHI provides acute inpatient rehabilitation services, outpatient continuum and community reintegration services for adults with brain injury, stroke, spinal cord injury, and other disabling conditions.  RHI is dedicated to assisting individuals in achieving their highest potential with a commitment to the values of respect, independence, quality service, innovation, and service to the community.

Restorative Therapies Inc.

Restorative Therapies provides innovative FES therapy systems to help people with neurological impairments or critical illness achieve their full recovery potential. Our systems provide stimulation to upper and lower extremities and trunk muscles. Help patients achieve functional goals with Xcite our new task specific system with easy-to-use pre-programmed activities.

Roceso Technologies

Roceso Technologies is a world pioneer in soft robotic exoskeleton technologies. Its solutions provide functional assistance to patients with limb motor function impairments during rehabilitation and daily living. The company’s flagship product, the EsoGLOVE, is one of the world lightest hand rehabilitation and exoskeleton devices offering top functionality and comfort.

Rusk Rehabilitation at NYU Langone Health

Rusk Rehabilitation is among the most renowned centers of its kind, home to innovations and advances that have set the standard in rehabilitation care. U.S. News & World Report has ranked us the best rehabilitation program in NY and one of the top ten in the country since 1989.

Saol Therapeutics

Saol Therapeutics (pronounced “Sail”) is a privately-held, specialty biotech pharmaceutical company with operations in both Roswell, GA and Dublin, Ireland. Saol, focused on neuroscience and rare disease, is committed to providing and advancing therapeutic options for patients and the physicians treating these populations.

Shepherd Center

Shepherd Center, in Atlanta, Georgia, is a not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, multiple sclerosis, and spine and chronic pain. Shepherd Center is ranked by U.S. News & World Report among the top 10 U.S. rehabilitation hospitals.

Spaulding Rehabilitation Network

Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital is nationally ranked by US News & World Report and the official teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. Our network provides a continuum of rehabilitative care with 6 inpatient and 27 outpatient facilities. Our mission is to provide exceptional clinical care, promote medical education & advance research.

Tekscan, Inc.

Tekscan manufactures a range of pressure assessment and clinical/research evaluation tools.  Our unique systems use thin, flexible, high-resolution sensors to observe gait abnormalities, determine orthotic/wheelchair cushion efficacy, identify potential ulceration areas, and more.

The Amputee Coalition

The Amputee Coalition is the leading national, donor-supported, non-profit organization serving the limb loss community. Our mission is to reach out to and empower those affected by limb loss to reach their full potential through education, support, and advocacy, and to promote limb loss prevention.

TIRR Memorial Herman

TIRR Memorial Hermann, a leader in rehabilitation medicine, does more than provide therapy. We provide rehabilitation beyond the healthcare setting for children and adults with a disabling injury or illness, and change lives by helping people regain the skills and confidence they need to reintegrate into the community.

VibeTech

VibeTech is a NASA Spinoff medical device company. Our Smart Dosing therapeutic vibration technology helps reduce the risk of falls in individuals experiencing muscle loss, functional decline, and pain associated with age, injury, surgery, disability, physical inactivity, and cognitive impairment.

PRODUCT SHOWCASE

 

American Stroke Association

The American Stroke Association, a division of the American Heart Association, is a relentless force for a healthier world with fewer strokes. We team with volunteers to prevent, treat and beat stroke by funding innovative research, fighting for stronger public health policies, and providing lifesaving tools and information.

Bertec

Bertec’s Computerized Dynamic Posturography (CDP/IVR) combines immersive virtual environments with dual-balance force plate technology. The advancements in Bertec’s technology increase the clinical value of CDP in both assessment and targeted therapy interventions, especially for patients suffering from dizziness, balance problems and/or motion sensitivity. Training with immersive, virtual stimuli can increase patient motivation, adaptability and variability—all factors that positively affect patient outcomes.

Biodex Medical Systems

Biodex Medical Systems, Inc. believes in using science and technology to drive treatment innovation. Biodex rehabilitation devices advance progress in the weak or balance deficient, addressing neuromuscular evaluation, therapeutic exercise, gait training and range of motion. See our booth for ways to achieve better patient outcomes with technology.

 

 

BurnAlong

BurnAlong is an online health and wellness video and social motivation platform utilized by employers, insurers, hospitals, and municipalities with 1,000s of live and on-demand physical and emotional health classes across 45+ categories (from cardio to cancer to chronic conditions), with social support and motivation including live private group sessions.

Galileo Therapy

The device for therapeutic applications with additional functionality. More convenience for self-guided training units. This device is optimized for training guided by the therapist as well as for self-guided training. The preset training programs are ideal for self guided-training of the patient. The Wobbel function allows even more effective training of balance and coordination. This stochastic variation of the training frequency is of special use for neuronal diseases.

The International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS)

The International Spinal Cord Society (ISCoS) promotes the highest standard of care in the practice of spinal cord injury throughout the world. ISCoS has a worldwide membership of Clinicians and Scientists who update their knowledge at the Annual Scientific Meeting, next scheduled for Vancouver, Canada, 30.9.21 to 2.10.21 & online.

Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital

The Mary Free Bed Advisory Group is a division of Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation that extends industry expertise to organizations across the country. We offer a variety of strategic partnerships that range from inpatient rehabilitation consultation services to professional service agreements, including care transitions across the post-acute continuum.

National Center for Adaptive Neural Technologies

 

NIH Medical Rehabilitation Research Resource (MR3) Network

THE CENTER FOR SMART USE OF TECHNOLOGIES TO ASSESS REAL WORLD OUTCOMES (C-STAR) offers the expertise, instruction, and mentorship to educate researchers on the meaningful use of a vast array of technologies in the lab, clinic and community. THE RESTORE CENTER aims to establish vital research infrastructure and enable rehabilitation scientists to use mobile sensors to monitor a diverse set of real-world outcomes.

NIH Medical Rehabilitation Research Resource (MR3) Network

LEARNING HEALTH SYSTEMS REHABILITATION RESEARCH NETWORK (LeaRRn)’s overarching objective is to establish a national resource network to advance stakeholder-partnered, rehabilitation learning health system research to improve quality of care, demonstrate value, and enhance patient and system outcomes. LeaRRn will provide training to promote 7 core LHS research competencies: (1) using a system science approach, (2) asking meaningful questions, (3) applying appropriate research methods, (4) capitalizing on informatics, (5) championing research ethics, (6) optimizing quality improvement and implementation science, and (7) engagement, leadership and research management. THE NATIONAL PEDIATRIC REHABILITATION RESOURCE CENTER (C-PROGRESS) helps clinical scientists studying pediatric rehabilitation by funding pilot studies, providing mentorship, and offering training and tools to support clinical trials research.

NIH Medical Rehabilitation Research Resource (MR3) Network

THE NATIONAL CENTER OF NEUROMODULATION FOR REHABILITATION (NC NM4R)’s goal is to increase rehabilitation researchers’ access to neuromodulation approaches and to support rigorous clinical research to translate them into effective, evidence-based rehabilitation interventions. ALLIANCE FOR REGENERATIVE REHABILITATION RESEARCH AND TRAINING (AR3T) seeks to develop research collaborations, provides educational opportunities, and funds pilot projects and technology development projects that will benefit the research community. The alliance of our four institutions, comprising over twenty laboratories, is in place to support these efforts. The overarching goal is to support the expansion of scientific knowledge, expertise and methodologies across the domains of rehabilitation science and regenerative medicine.

Restorative Therapies

Restorative Therapies is the leader in FES powered systems providing stimulation of upper and lower extremities and trunk muscles. Cycling, stepping, elliptical, supine and functional task specific FES systems are available for clinic and home use.  Our unique database system, RTI Link, also makes Restorative Therapies an attractive research partner.

Roceso Technologies

EsoGLOVE is a soft robotic hand rehabilitation system for patients with neurological disorders and injuries. The soft actuators embedded in the glove are flexible and compliant in nature, which do not restrict the finger joint movements for increased comfort during use. The patient’s arm is not restricted; therefore, it can be freely moved in space during therapy. EsoGLOVE™ allows passive mobilization and active-assisted exercises, accompanied by real time 3D representation on screen and functional tasks training with real objects. The simultaneous visual effects and proprioceptive feedback (feeling and seeing hand and arm movements) are associated to stimulate the patient’s neuroplasticity.

Shepherd Center

Shepherd Center, located in Atlanta, Georgia, is a private, not-for-profit hospital specializing in medical treatment, research and rehabilitation for people with spinal cord injury, brain injury, stroke, multiple sclerosis, spine and chronic pain, and other neuromuscular conditions. U.S. News & World Report ranks Shepherd Center among the top 10 rehabilitation hospitals in the nation.

ACRM 98th Annual VIRTUAL Conference | Progress in Rehabilitation Research

CORE: 26 – 29 SEPT 2021//PRE-CON: 24 – 26 SEPT 

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