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Dr. Scott Laker Featured in Patient Care Online Discussing Concussions

May 11, 2023

As part of our commitment to advancing the specialty and demonstrating PM&R's value, we are connecting physiatrists with media outlets to discuss how vital PM&R physicians are in healthcare. Scott Laker, MD, FAAPMR, AAPM&R Vice President and associate professor of physical medicine and rehabilitation at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, recently interviewed with Patient Care Online. This series gives insight into the evolution of concussion awareness. Below are all four parts of the series: