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In-Depth Resources for Physiatrists

We are supporting members by creating timely, needed resources, collaborating across health care and highlighting the best education and news that is applicable to you and your PM&R practice right now. As the primary medical specialty society for physical medicine and rehabilitation, this is your place for resources to help you today.

AAPM&R members: Even more resources are being shared between physiatrists in our Care in the Time of COVID-19 member forum on PhyzForum. Exchange important dialogue about your challenges, ask your questions and concerns as well as share resources with each other.

If you can't find what you need or would like additional support, we're here to help. Contact us at (847) 737-6000 or email

Webinar Recordings

Members: 20+ COVID-19 specific webinar recordings are now available for you to access. Thank you to our panelists and participants!

View all COVID-19 Webinars.

From the AAPM&R Board of Governors

"Our country is in the midst of a medical pandemic. The AAPM&R (Academy), including its volunteer leaders and staff, have enormous empathy for our members, their patients, and families as COVID-19 has disrupted every aspect of our personal and professional lives. Together, we need to find the resilience to persevere for our personal and our patients’ health and well-being. Together, we need to find the resilience to persevere for our personal and our patients’ health and well-being.”  Read the full statement here.

Stay Up-to-Date

Long COVID Initiative Updates: June 9, 2021

Jun 9, 2021, 14:22 PM by Christen Fencl

AAPM&R will provide consistent updates on our advocacy outreach efforts, the Multi-Disciplinary PASC Collaborative and other relevant information to our Long COVID initiative.

Multi-Disciplinary PASC Committee Workgroups in Full Force

The Multi-Disciplinary PASC Committee remains hard at work. Here's a peek at the busy work they've been doing: 

  • The committee's consensus statement methodology and fatigue clincial consensus statement were submitted for publication this past week. 
  • The Breathing Group met this week to prepare their assessment and treatment statements for a full collaborative vote.
  • The Cognitive Impairment Group worked to finalize their assessment and treatment statements for a final collaborative vote and will submit their consensus statement for publication in the coming weeks.
  • The Clinic Infrastructure Group has begun documenting their survey results of how clinics are currently set up. 
  • The Pediatric Group also met and is continuing to explore how to incorporate pediatrics into its work.

Next Week: AAPM&R's Virtual Hill Day

Our Health Policy & Legislation Committee is meeting next week for their virtual Hill Day on June 17. One of the big focus areas will be Post-Acute Sequelae of SARS-CoV-2 infection (PASC or Long COVID). Our call to action sign-on letter that calls for a comprehensive national plan to defeat Long COVID now has 75+ signatures, and will be heavily featured during our Hill Day. Learn more and stay tuned for updates!