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Member Contributions to Recent Conferences

  4th Federal Interagency Conference on Traumatic Brain Injury By Tamara Bushnik, PhD, FACRM, Chair, 4th FICTBI, Rusk Rehabilitation and Stephanie Kolakowsky-Hayner, PhD, CBIST, FACRM, Co-Chair, 4th FICTBI, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai   From June 11...

Media Committee Seeks Social Media Associate Editor

Associate Editor, Mary E. Russell, DO, MS, CLCP Mary is the Medial Director of Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation at TIRR Memorial Hermann- The Woodlands and Assistant Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at the University of Texas Health Science Center at...

Current Task Force Updates

Disorders of Consciousness Task Force Drs. John Whyte, MD, PhD, FACRM, Risa Nakase-Richardson, PhD, FACRM and their Task Force is working to provide input on increasing enrollment of patients with DOC into the TBI Model Systems National Database. Of great...

BI-ISIG Members in the Spotlight

ANGELLE SANDER IN THE SPOTLIGHT Dr. Angelle Sander is a clinical neuropsychologist who is an Associate Professor in the Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine, where she has been working since 1998. She is Director of the...

Message From the Immediate Past Chair

Dear BI-ISIG Colleagues,By the time you read this, I will have passed the baton of Chair to Dr. Kristen Dams-O’Conner. I want you all to know how very honored I am that you entrusted me with the leadership of the BI-ISIG during these past 2 years. It was indeed “work...

BI-ISIG 2018 Awards & Scholarship

2018 Awards & Scholarships   JOSHUA B. CANTOR SCHOLAR AWARD     The BI-ISIG Executive Committee is pleased to recognize the recipient of the 2018 Joshua B. Cantor Award is Anthony H. Lequerica, PhD. This award was established in honor of Joshua Cantor,...

2018 BI-ISIG Summit Meeting Minutes

Monday, 1 October 2018 A big round of applause was granted to the out-going (and some continuing) Executive Committee. BI-ISIG Chair, Jenny Bogner, asked for a show of hands as to how many members would attend the MYM if individual TF meetings were reinstated. Most of...

Letter From the Past Editor

Dear Moving Ahead Readers:In my editorial farewell, I would like to first and foremost mention what a distinct pleasure it has been for me to serve as the Editor of Moving Ahead and the Communications Officer to our Special Interest Group (SIG).Since its inception,...

BI-ISIG 2019 Executive Committee

BI-ISIG 2019 Executive Committee   Kristen Dams-O’Connor, PhD, FACRM CHAIR Mount Sinai Brain Injury Research CenterMount Sinai Injury Control Research CenterDepartment of Rehabilitation MedicineDepartment of NeurologyIcahn School of Medicine at Mount SinaiNew...
What To Expect At The 2019 ACRM Spring Meeting

What To Expect At The 2019 ACRM Spring Meeting

Here at ACRM, there are two events we look forward to every year: the Spring Meeting and the Annual Conference in the fall. The 2019 ACRM Spring Meeting is almost here, and we can’t wait to see all of you April 11–14. This event is one of the highlights of the year...

Spotlight on Presenter Michelle Armour

Spotlight on Presenter, Michelle Armour   Michelle Armour will co-present a full-day Instructional Course titled, IC 12: Interdisciplinary Perspectives to Functional Measurement and Assessment of the Stroke Survivor, on Saturday, 13 April from 9:00 AM –...
A Note From Your MNG Chair

A Note From Your MNG Chair

A Note From Your MNG Chair   The ACRM Measurement Networking Group (MNG) promotes the development, application, evaluation, and utilization of “state-of-the-art” measurement instruments for the advancement of disability and rehabilitation theory and practice. MNG...

Call for Proposals Update

Call for Proposals Update The ACRM Annual Conference is months away but conference proposals are due now. The Scientific Papers and Posters deadline has been extended to March 12th! Be sure to select “Measurement” for your presentation!See submission guidelines...

Learning to Love Secondary Data Analysis

Measurement Spotlight ArticleLEARNING TO LOVE SECONDARY DATA ANALYSISBy Alison M. Cogan, PhD, OTR/LPostdoctoral Research FellowWashington DC VA Medical CenterAs an early career rehabilitation researcher with training in qualitative methods and clinical trials, one of...

Measurement Programming at ATI

Measurement Programming Coming to ATI The topic of outcome measurement is well-represented at the NEW ACRM Training Institute (ATI) coming to Chicago in the spring at both the intermediate and introductory levels. ACRM is rolling out this new educational opportunity...

MNG Task Force Updates

MNG Task Force Updates   APPLIED COGNITION & TBI TASK FORCE   The Applied Cognition & TBI Task Force is continuing its mission to address cognitive rehabilitation research needs related to cognitive outcomes, tools, and measurements. The AC TBI Task...

MNG Hot off the Press

Archives of Physical Medicine and RehabilitationHot off the Press! Hot off the Press provides you with articles that have recently been published in the Archives of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation that relate to measurement. We also highlight articles that have...

Spotlight on Presenter Cynthia Cooper

 Cynthia Cooper will present a half-day instructional course on the evaluation and treatment of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy at the ACRM Training Institute in Chicago on Sunday, 14 April.Ms. Cooper has practiced hand therapy for 39 years and published...
Message From the Chair, Brooks Wingo

Message From the Chair, Brooks Wingo

A Message From the Chair, Brooks Wingo Happy 2019! We often set new goals and look forward to the opportunities for growth that come with a new year, and the ECNG has been working hard to develop new programming and career development opportunities that will be...