James Rae Day

36th Annual James Rae Scientific Day & Lecture

Friday, September 6, 2019 

Hosted by the Michigan Medicine Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation


Richard L. Postma Family Clubhouse-University of Michigan Golf Course
500 E. Stadium, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
*Program will take place on the second floor


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Keynote Address

Daniel Clauw, MD presents "Treating Pain Based On the Underlying Mechanism: Are We There Yet?"

Daniel Clauw is a Professor of Anesthesiology. Medicine (Rheumatology) and Psychiatry at the University of Michigan. He serves as Director of the Chronic Pain and Fatigue Research Center. Until January 2009 he also served as the first Associate Dean for Clinical and Translational Research within the University of Michigan Medical School, and PI of the UM Clinical and Translational Sciences Award (CTSA).

CME Credit:

The University of Michigan Medical School is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. The University of Michigan Medical School designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. (To claim CME credit you must have a MiCME account. If you do not have one, you can create one here.) 

Target Audience:

This program is planned for faculty, alumni, house officers, medical students, residents, and guests of the Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R). 


The primary objective is to gain medical knowledge and evaluate scientific evidence relating to the on-going research activities. This event also proves to be an exercise in communication and professional skills as presentations are required as part of the activity.  All participants gain new or improved skills and information on medically related research that can be implemented into daily practice.


2019 James Rae Day Agenda.pdf


Click here for a photo gallery from the 2018 James Rae Day