2012 ACRM-ASNR Annual Conference

Progress in Rehabilitation Research

BRAIN INJURY • SPINAL CORD INJURY • STROKE • SCLEROSIS and other neurological disorders

  • Premier rehabilitation research conference
  • Interdisciplinary exchange and collaboration
  • Global community of rehabilitation professionals
  • Outstanding educational content
  • Presented by today’s top researchers and clinicians
  • Cutting-edge research and technology meet clinical practice to improve lives



Tuesday, Oct. 9th 2012 at 3pm to Saturday, Oct. 13th 2012 at 3:30pm

1088 Burrard Street Vancouver, BC V6Z 2R9


Wed, 10 October
An Update on Rehabilitation in Multiple Sclerosis
Ben W. Thrower, MD, Shepherd Center, Atlanta, GA; Albert Lo, MD, PHD, CPH, Brown University, Providence, RI; Sue Bennett, PT, EdD, University of Buffalo, Buffalo, NY; Patricia Bobryk, MHS, PT, MSCS, ATP, Orlando Health, Orlando, FL
  • The field of MS management has seen an explosion of treatment options for delaying the progression of this leading cause of non-traumatic disability in young adults, but disability is still common. This course provides an update on the overall comprehensive management of MS, including relapse management, symptomatic therapies and therapies designed to slow the course of the disease overall. It will also focus on rehabilitation issues specific to MS.

Fri, 12 October

Multidisciplinary Care of the Multiple Sclerosis Patient

Presenters: Samuel Bierner, MD, MRM, Elliot Frohman, MD, PhD, FAAN, Jodie Haselkorn, MD, MPH, Kelli Doern, DPT, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX

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