Congratulations to Dr. Anna Kratz on her new award from the National MS Society. The award is a Mentor-Based Rehabilitation Research Fellowship award titled “Training to Advance Rehabilitation Research in Multiple Sclerosis.”
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.
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.
Former chair of the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Dr. James Leonard will be honored with the Lifetime Achievement award from the American Association of Neuromuscular and Electrodiagnostic Medicine.
Congratulations to five faculty members from the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation on their successful promotions, which were approved by the Regents and will be in place as of September 1, 2018.