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American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Contact Information

John M. Wilson, Director, Advocacy & Communication
330 North Wabash Ave.,
Suite 2500
Chicago, IL 60611-7617

312-464-9700 (Voice)
312-464-0227 (FAX)

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The American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation was founded to maximize the quality of life while minimizing the incidence, severity and prevalence of physical impairments and disabilities. The AAPM&R also promotes societal health and enhances the understanding of the field of physical medicine and rehabilitation. AAPM&R is the national medical specialty society of more than 6,500 physiatrists - physicians specializing in physical medicine and rehabilitation.


"The Physiatrist", the Academy's official newsletter, is published 10 times a year; The "Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation", the leading journal for rehabilitation medicine, is co-published monthly by AAPM&R and the American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine; An Academy "Membership Directory" is published in January of each year; In addition, the Academy provides various professional resource and patient education brochures.


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Date Entered: 10/1/1997
Date Edited: 2/18/2013
Date Revised: 11/14/2006 11:30:57 AM
Health Referral Number: HR2551
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