The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Department is one of the specialties of medicine whose sole purpose is to comprehensively address and meet the needs of the physically challenged population. Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation as a specialty was formally established in the United States in 1938.

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Dr. Gerard E Francisco talks about the Role of Physiatrists in Spasticity Management. See more here Dr. Glendaliz Bosques' endeavors with pediatric neurorehabilitation were highlighted by TMC pulse this month. See more about it here. Dr. Gerard Francisco was in Washington, DC to lobby congress regarding research and graduate medical foundation funding, and support for the rehabilitation coalition. IMG_1064 IMG_1065 We are celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Read more about it here TIRR Memorial Hermann (The Institute for Rehabilitation and Research) is recognized as one of the nation's top rehabilitation hospitals. See more about it here.