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February 11, 2019

Dr. Orman Hall Presents at NIH Opioid Crisis Symposium

PM&R resident, Dr. Orman Hall presented the abstract, "Years of Life Lost Due to Opioid Overdose in Ohio: Temporal and Geographic Patterns of Excess Mortality" at The Opioid Crisis and the Future of Addiction and Pain Therapeutics: Opportunities, Tools, and Technologies Symposium on the NIH campus in Bethesda, MD February 7-8, 2019.

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January 21, 2019

Dr. Tate Gives Keynote Address to ACCT in Sweden

Dr. Denise Tate was the keynote speaker for Advancing Continence Care Together 2018 (ACCT), a global forum taking a holistic approach to bladder and bowel dysfunction in Gothenburg, Sweden.

December 21, 2018

Sean Smith Discusses Cancer Rehab on Rogel Cancer Center Podcast

Cancer rehabilitation is a key part to recovery and survivorship for many cancer patients. Dr. Sean Smith, director of cancer rehabilitation talked to the 3Ps of Cancer podcast about the importance after treatment to not only help with maintaining strength but also as a form of pain management.

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November 20, 2018

CODA Receives Awards

Congratulations to faculty and staff of the Center for Outcomes Development and Application (CODA) for several recent awards, related to outcome measures in different syndromes and diseases:

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November 19, 2018

PM&R Faculty Part of New UM Concussion Center

A new center for the study of concussions is among the University of Michigan projects to be funded in the first round of investments from President Mark Schlissel’s Biosciences Initiative. PM&R adjunct faculty member Dr. Steve Broglio of Kinesiology, joins Drs. JT Eckner, Ryan Stork, Andrea Aagesen, Brittni Rohde, Kathryn Seagly, Abby

October 17, 2018

Justice and Rasmussen Awarded Roster of Fellows from MOTA

Denise Justice and Lynnette Rasmussen, occupational therapists with the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation have been awarded the distinguished honor of Roster of Fellows by the Michigan Occupational Therapy Association for their ongoing contribution to health care.

A wheelchair outside a tent at the UMAISE adaptive camp
October 3, 2018

UMAISE Goes Wild With Adaptive Camping Event

In hopes to further the vision of providing adaptive and inclusive sports and recreational experience for our patients, families, and community members, UMAISE hosted an overnight camping event for several of our UMAISE kids and their families.