Our goals are to exceed our patients’ expectations and maximize the health, function and well-being of the people and populations we serve.


ANNOUNCEMENTS



CURRENT CONCEPTS IN SPINAL CORD INJURY REHABILITATION


has been approved for 6 CE credits by the Pennsylvania State Board of Physical Therapy



11th Annual Rehabilitation Institute Research Day

Wm. Pitt Union Ballroom, May 20, 2015

2015 Brenes Lecture Awardee:
Walter Frontera, MD, PhD
PMR Chair, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine




FELLOWSHIPS RECRUITING FOR 2016
Brain Injury Medicine: (ACGME #3474134001)
Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine: (ACGME #3464131017)
Spinal Cord Medicine: (ACGME #345411017)
Sports Medicine: (ACGME #3424134013)

 



The Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation at University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine provides physician services to UPMC Rehabilitation Institute throughout the UPMC health system.


NEWSandEVENTS

February 13, 2015
Dr. Robert Gaunt is leading Pitt's research team in a multidisciplinary effort, with other universities and industry partners in developing advanced prosthetics...more

February 9, 2015
Dr. Amy Houtrow appointed to Standing Committee of Medical Experts to Assist Social Security on Disability Issues."...read more

February 2 2015
Dr. Fabrisia Ambrosio named Honorable Mention in the 2015 Carnegie Science Award, Emerging Female Scientist category...more...

January 5, 2015
Dr. Amy Wagner, Research Chair of PM&R, named University of Pittsburgh's "Honors College Faculty Fellows."...read more

December 17,2014
The Journal of Neural Engineering published results of Dr. Collinger's continuing work in brain computer interfaces used in controlling an advanced robotic arm. Reports from various news outlets can be seen...here.



POD CASTS and PRESENTATIONS

Our physicians and scientists in both clinical and research settings have presented several podcasts and presentation on various PM&R subjects. Discover what people are talking about.



EVENTS
Panther Rehab Rounds
monthly each 3rd Wednesday


25th Annual EMG Update

March 6, 2015
Thomas E. Starzl BST
Room S100



Current Concepts in Spinal Cord Injury Rehabilitation Conference


April 25, 2015
UPMC Mercy