Stroke Rehab Education Coming to Chicago

Stroke Rehab Education Coming to Chicago

The 2016 American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) Annual Conference, Progress in Rehabilitation Research (PIRR) is coming to Chicago, Oct. 30 to Nov. 4 with a jam-packed program of evidence-based, educational content for the entire stroke rehabilitation team. Other conferences feature some neuro-rehabilitation content, but PIRR is the only event to feature six days of non-stop content dedicated to stroke rehabilitation.

The conference will feature 20+ symposiums for stroke and dozens of additional cross-cutting rehab topics throughout the three-day core conference. Among the renowned researchers and clinicians participating are Pamela W. Duncan, PhD, PT from Wake Forest Baptist Health; Anna Barrett, MDfrom the Kessler Institute of Rehabilitation; Mark D’Esposito, MD from the University of California, Berkeley and many others. Continuing education credits are available for 15 disciplines.

Those seeking in-depth training may choose between half-day, full-day and two-day Instructional Courses, Cognitive Rehabilitation Training or the Academy of Certified Brain Injury Specialists (ACBIS) training during the three-day pre-conference. Register by June 30 to receive 50 percent off.

For more information, visit the ACRM website.