Program Description: 
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) is a specialty encompassing a multitude of different areas within medicine, many of which intersect with other disciplines such as therapy and psychology. The PM&R Grand Rounds series provides insight/updates into a variety of clinical and research topics pertinent to Rehab Physicians as well as members of the medical and rehabilitation teams. Presentations will help learners gain a better understanding of the diagnosis and treatment of function-limiting conditions, from non-surgical orthopedic management of musculoskeletal injury, to caring for those with catastrophic neurologic injury, like spinal cord injury and traumatic brain injury.
Key Words: Rehabilitation, Musculoskeletal medicine, Neurologic Injury, Neurologic recovery
Target audience: 
  • Physician
  • Nurse Practitioner
  • Physician Assistant
  • Nurse
  • Allied Healthcare Professionals
Learning objectives: 

Participants who engage in this educational intervention will be able to:

  • Improve learners' knowledge about research methodologies and techniques for improving patient care and health outcomes
  • Provide a forum for researchers and clinicians to communicate about projects and receive feedback for their improvement
  • Foster effective collaboration on future efforts to assess and improve patient care and health outcomes
  • Summarize background information and discuss advances in areas of research and describe new innovations
Faculty & credentials: 

Activity Directors:

Christopher White, MD

Assistant Professor

Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Medical College of Wisconsin


Planning Committee Member(s):



In accordance with the ACCME® Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education, Standard 3, all in control of content must disclose any relevant financial relationships. The following in control of content had no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

  • Christopher White

The following persons in control of content disclosed the following financial relationships which were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest mitigation process and addressed.




Susan Abrahms
Series date: 
01/09/2023 - 8:00am CST to 12/18/2023 - 9:00am CST

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 1.00 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Group description: 
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Grand Rounds 2023
Series location: 
Virtual Meeting
Milwaukee, WI 53226
United States


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Resident Research Initiatives 01/20/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Hydrocephalus 02/03/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Resident Research Initiatives-February 2023 02/17/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Applying the Biopsychosocial Model to Spinal Cord Injury Patients and Emerging Botulinum Toxins 03/03/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CST
Bimanual Coordination, Neuroplasticity, and Upper Extremity Rehabilitation in Children with Hemiparetic Cerebral Palsy 03/17/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CDT
Primary Care Primer 03/31/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CDT
Understanding Audiology 04/07/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CDT
Research Day 2023 05/05/2023 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm CDT
The Microaggressions Experience; The Impact on You, Others, and Patient Care. 06/02/2023 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm CDT