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AMSSM National Online Lecture Series

Join Dr. Jason Zaremski on the next AMSMM Online Lecture Series on Wednesday, January 19, featuring an Overhead Athlete Symposia with five expert speakers. Zoom Meeting Information- https://us02web.zoom.us/j/7256027024?pwd=VDJZYnlRS2FSSmVRWGZLWmJ5cGc2dz09 Meeting ID: 725 602 7024 Passcode: 309301…

Promoting Resilience among Adults with Chronic Low Back Pain

Promoting Resilience among Adults with Chronic Low Back Pain. Dr. Sibille, UF PM&R Faculty, served as a moderator for a seminar which was part of the International Association for the Study of Pain 2021 Global Year Webinar Series that was presented…

PMR Faculty selected for AAPMR 2021 Research Highlights

PMR Faculty selected for AAPMR 2021 Research Highlights. The research projects of three UF PMR faculty were selected as the best of all research submissions to the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (AAPMR) annual meeting 2021 in three categories…

UF Throwing Clinic: Preparing for the 2022 Season

The UF Throwing Clinic team is proud to present a virtual event for all parents, coaches, and student-athletes that participate in baseball and softball. Participants will receive advice and recommendations on how to prepare for the upcoming season. Thursday, December 16th…

UF College of Medicine Launches New Clinical Department

UF College of Medicine Launches New Clinical Department Seven years in the making, UF College of Medicine inaugurated its department of physical medicine and rehabilitation and residency program July 1. The department of PM&R became UF College of Medicine’s first new…

AMSSM Service Award Presented to Dr. Jason Zaremski

AMSSM Service Award: Presented to Dr. Jason Zaremski for his service to the American Medical Society for Sports Medicine (AMSSM) as the 29th Annual Meeting Program Chair for the 2020 AMSSM Annual Meeting.

PMR presenting faculty represent UF at AMSSM

PMR presenting faculty represent UF at AMSSM Drs. Herman, Vincent and Zaremski presented a variety of scientific and clinical talks at the 30th annual American Medical Society of Sports Medicine (AMSSM) virtual meeting on April 13-18, 2021: When Knee Pain Isn’t…

Dr. Heather Vincent presents at Innovations Conference

Dr. Heather Vincent presents at Innovations Conference “Dr. Heather Vincent partnered with Dr. Angelina Bernier and were selected to present at the Primary Care Innovations Conference: Building a Community of Innovators hosted by UF on April 16, 2021. They have built…

Dr. Carolyn Geis Presents at 8th Annual UF Stroke Conference

Dr. Carolyn Geis was invited presenter at 8th Annual UF Stroke Conference March 4, 2021. Dr. Geis was among the featured faculty in this virtual event. She presented on the timely topic, “Disparities in Stroke Care”. Her talk provided insight on…

Dr. Heather Vincent appointed Member, Communications Committee, OARSI.

Dr. Heather Vincent was appointed to the Communications Committee of the Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI). The goals of this international committee are to expand the reach and application of the osteoarthritis and joint health related science to the public, clinicians and other scientific venues and promote the events hosted…

Why community engagement matters

Everyone who uses social media has heard it before: “Don’t read the comments.” Comment sections on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram and Reddit, among many other platforms, are notorious for enabling vicious arguments and disseminating misinformation. Comment threads can grow like wildfire and it can seem impossible to differentiate between genuine…

Dr. Andy Dubin named Medical Director of the UF Health Rehabilitation Hospital

Dr. Andy Dubin was named the Medical Director of the UF Health Rehabilitation Hospital in May of 2020. Dr. Dubin was previously Interim Department Chair at Albany Medical College and brings to UF extensive clinical and educational experience. He is spearheading the PM&R Residency Program and integrating academic and clinical…

Upcoming Website Maintenance Scheduled for March

UF Health Web Services will be performing maintenance on website media storage to improve its function and use for our users and website visitors. Please refrain from making any updates during these times as it may result in the loss of your data. Some forms may experience a temporary interruption…

Inclusion Matters: Making Social Media More Accessible

At the January Social Media Lunch & Learn, UF Health began rolling out guidelines around accessibility to ensure content shared from UF Health and UF Health-affiliated social media channels is accessible to all members of our communities, especially those living with disabilities. The goal is to ensure everything that we…

Medical Student Mentored by Dr. Vincent Earns Research Award

February 2020: Jack E Kilgore III was selected as a 2020 Medical Student Research Program Goodman Trust Prize winner for his work with Dr. Heather Vincent the UF College of Medicine’s Celebration of Research event. His work was titled, ”Impact of Body Mass Index on Biomechanics of Recreational…

UF Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Community Outreach

Since 2009, our PM&R team has historically been heavily involved with giving back to the Community through sponsorships to health related events and fairs and partnership with fitness organizations such as the Florida Track Club and G3 Gainesville Triathalon Club, and serving as Medical leadership for events such as…

Apollo 2.0 Upgrades

Over the last seven months, we’ve had an incredible reception to the Apollo 2.0 WordPress theme. Thanks to the hard work of our content editors, we’ve launched over 100 sites in the new theme since February 2019. With an additional 150+ sites in development, we’ve continued to refine and…