State of the Science Symposia Series:Telemedicine and Rehabilitation

December 16, 2020

The overall objective of this symposium is to provide participants with an overview of how the novel coronavirus and CoViD-19 have impacted current techniques utilized and programs implemented in the areas of remote medicine and rehabilitation.  The course will attain this objective by showcasing specialists from throughout the telehealth realm and discussing protocols, implementation, and lessons learned for future research and rehabilitation.

Target Audience

The content of the sessions will benefit civilians, veterans, and military service members, their families, care-givers, community-based organizations, government agency personnel, students, residents, and healthcare providers.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 5.00 Attendance
Course opens: 
12/15/2020
Course expires: 
02/28/2021
Event starts: 
12/16/2020 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
12/16/2020 - 6:00pm
Cost:
$1.00

0830 – 0900

 

 

 

 

0900 - 0945

Welcome – Opening Remarks

Rory Cooper, PhD

Director/CEO, Human Engineering Research Laboratories

School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

 

A Brief History of Telerehabilitation

Ronald K. Poropatich, MD, MS

Director, Center for Military Medicine Research, Health Sciences

Department of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh

 

1000 – 1045

UPMC CAT Standards for and Implementation of Telerehabilitation

Joseph Straatmann, OT

Adjunct Clinical Instructor, Center for Assistive Technology

Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology, University of Pittsburgh

 

1100 – 1145

 

Telerehabilitation for Limb Loss

Steven S. Scott, DO; Patty Young, PT

US Department of Veteran Affairs

 

1200 – 1300

 

1300 – 1345

 

 

 

1400 - 1445

 

 

 

 

1500 – 1545

 

 

 

1550 - 1600

LUNCH BREAK

 

CoViD-19 Deployment Response: Lessons Learned

MAJ Michelle Nordstrom                                                                             

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences                        

 

University of Pittsburgh Medical Center PM&R Telerehabilitation

Betty Liu, MD

Associate Professor; Co-Director, PM&R Medical Student Education

University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

 

CoViD-19 Effects on In/Outpatient Care

MAJ Michelle Luken

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

 

Closing Remarks; Symposium Adjournment

 

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Course Directors:

Rory A. Cooper, PhD: Director/CEO, Human Engineering Research Laboratories, VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System
Associate Dean for Inclusion, School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences, University of Pittsburgh

Colonel (ret.) Paul F. Pasquina, MD, Professor & Chair, Department of PM&R and Director, Center for Rehabilitation Sciences Research, USUHS; Chief, Department of Rehabilitation, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center


GUEST FACULTY AND PRESENTERS

Ronald K. Poropatich, MD, MS

Pulmonary, Allergy, & Critical Care Medicine

Professor of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh

Director, Center for Military Medicine Research, Health Sciences

Colonel (RET), US Army

Joseph Straatmann, OT

Adjunct Clinical Instructor, University of Pittsburgh

Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology

UPMC Center for Assistive Technology

Steven S. Scott, DO

Center of Innovation on Disability & Rehab Research (CINDRR)

Chief, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Medical Director, Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center

Medical Director, Inpatient Pain Program

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Patty Young, PT

Amputee Coordination of Care

Hunter Holmes McGuire VA Medical Center

US Department of Veterans Affairs

Michelle J. Nordstrom, OTR/L

Clinical Research Occupational Therapy

Walter Reed NMMC

Betty Liu, MD

Associate Professor, School of Medicine

Co-Director, PM&R Medical Student Education

Director, Alumni Relations

University of Pittsburgh

Michelle Luken, OT

Co-Chair, Army OT Human Performance Optimization Cabinet

Walter Reed NMMC


Faculty Disclosure

All individuals in a position to control the content of this education activity including members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, and/or content reviewers have disclosed  all relevant financial relationships with any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services, used on, or consumed by, patients.

The following relevant financial relationships were disclosed:

  • Ronald Poropatich, MD is a consultant for Triton Systems and is on the board of directors for Noveome Biotherapeutics, Inc. 

No other planners, members of the planning committee, speakers, presenters, authors, content reviewers and/or anyone else in a position to control the content of this education activity have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by the University of Pittsburgh and Center for Rehabilitation Sciences Research, Uniformed Service University of Health Sciences. The University of Pittsburgh is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Physician (CME)
The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Professionals
Other health care professionals will receive a certificate of attendance confirming the number of contact hours commensurate with the extent of participation in this activity.

 

Available Credit

  • 5.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 5.00 Attendance

Price

Cost:
$1.00
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