Physiatrist Resource Center

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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: October 6, 2021

Oct 6, 2021, 16:40 PM by Christen Fencl

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

CDC Webinar: Evaluating and Supporting Patients Presenting with Fatigue Following COVID-19

We're excited to share that there were more than 1,880 participants during last week's CDC webinar where three of our members discussed our new fatigue guidance statement. Thank you to everyone who joined!

Take Action for a Comprehensive National Plan

Rep. Mike Doyle (D-PA) is leading a House letter urging President Biden to create and implement a comprehensive national crisis plan addressing Long COVID. We have been working with Rep. Doyle's office for several months and are thrilled his office was able to lead and release this late last week. We are now asking YOU to ask your representative to urge President Biden to develop and implement a comprehensive national plan on Long COVID. Visit this page to send a pre-written message to your House representative.

COVID Health Equity Task Force Update

The COVID Health Equity Task Force met last Thursday to finalize their recommendations on addressing health equity in Long COVID and beyond. Here are the comments we submitted. We are continuing our call to action as we meet with Congressional Offices and are being actively tapped as a leading resource on Long COVID.