McGovern Medical School Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation 2016-2017 resident didactics and grand rounds schedule in brief:

Summer/Fall

Welcome to PM&R Block: (expanded)

    July 7

  • 7 a.m.     Journal Club
  • 8 a.m.     The PM&R H&P and Consult Note
  • 9 a.m.     Workshop: General PM&R Physical Exam
  • 10 a.m.   Workshop: Neurological Exam
  • 11 a.m.   Call Responsibilities
    July 14

  • 8 a.m.    Spinal Cord Injury Emergencies
  • 9 a.m.    Brain Injury Emergencies
  • 10 a.m.  The ASIA Exam
    July 21

  • 8 a.m.    Therapy Modalities
  • 9 a.m.    Intro to Pharmacological Approach to Pain Management
  • 10 a.m.  QI group session

Rheumatology Day
Prosthetics & Orthotics Block
Pain Management/Spine Block
William H. Donovan Critical Review Day
Musculoskeletal Block: (expanded)

    September 1

  • 8 a.m.    Functional Anatomy of the Shoulder
  • 9 a.m.    Pathology of the Shoulder
  • 10 a.m.  Physical Exam Workshop: Upper Limb
    September 8

  • 8 a.m.    Ultrasound of the Upper Limb
  • 9 a.m.    Ultrasound of the Upper Limb
  • 10 a.m.  Ultrasound of the Upper Limb
    September 15

  • 7 a.m.    Functional Anatomy of the Wrist/Hand
  • 8 a.m.    Pathology of the Wrist/Hand
  • 9 a.m.    Functional Anatomy of the Elbow
  • 10 a.m.  Pathology of the Elbow
    September 22

  • 8 a.m.    Fall Anatomy Cadaver Course
  • 9 a.m.    Fall Anatomy Cadaver Course
  • 10 a.m.  Fall Anatomy Cadaver Course
    September 29

  • 7 a.m.    Journal Club
  • 8 a.m.    Functional Anatomy of the Hip
  • 9 a.m.    Pathology of the Hip
  • 10 a.m.  Physical Exam Workshop: Lower Limb
    October 6

  • 7 a.m.    Functional Anatomy of the Knee
  • 8 a.m.    Pathology of the Knee
  • 9 a.m.    Functional Anatomy of the Ankle and Foot
  • 10 a.m.  Pathology of the Ankle and Foot
    October 13

  • 8 a.m.    Ultrasound of the Lower Limb
  • 9 a.m.    Ultrasound of the Lower Limb
  • 10 a.m.  Ultrasound of the Lower Limb
    October 20

  • AAPM&R – Annual Assembly 2016

Research Course Day
Musculoskeletal Workshop Day

Winter

Cancer Rehabilitation Day
Quality Improvement Day
Comprehensive PM&R Review Block
Pediatric Rehabilitation Block

Spring

EMG Block
Brain Injury Block

Summer

Spinal Cord Injury Block

Generally all lectures throughout the year are taught by in-house or guest faculty.

 

Grand Rounds

Date Speaker Title
October 7, 2016 William Micheo Martinez, MD ACL Injury: What Have We Learned Over the Last 30 Years
December 16, 2016 Ajai Sambasivan, MD Steroids, An Interventionist Perspective
March 31, 2017 Dale Needham, FCPA, MD, PhD Early Rehabilitation in the ICU: Moving Back to the Future
April 7, 2017 Walter Frontera, MD, PhD Exercise as a Countermeasure for Sarcopenia
June 15, 2017 W. Zev Rymer, MD, PhD Pathophysiology of Spasticity: New Findings and Implications for Clinical Management
June 15, 2017 Milap Sandhu, PT, PhD Acute Intermittent Hypoxia Induces Spinal Plasticity in Individuals with SCI
June 16, 2017 Stanley Herring, MD Sports Concussions: Addressing Persistent Symptoms and Long Term Concerns
July 21, 2017 Khader Hasan, PhD Introduction to Quantitative Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Clinical Applications
September 29, 2017 Lumy Sawaki, MD, PhD Neuromodulation after Neurological Impairment: A Strategy to Promote Functional Recovery
October 27, 2017 Juan Galloza, MD Overcoming Challenges in the Management of Musculoskeletal Problems in Patients with Neurological Disorders
November 8, 2017 Alberto Esquenazi, MD Gait Assessment and Orthotic Prescription
December 1, 2017 Pedro Mancias, MD & Crystal Parker, MS, MPH Ethical Implications of Unconscious Bias in the Healthcare Setting