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February 02, 2022 - Research

Current Status and Trends in Subspecialty Certification in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

A research team led by Sunil Sabharwal, MD, recently had their research article on trends in subspecialty certification published ahead of print in the PM&R Journal. Read Dr. Sabharwal's summary of the research and see the full article here.

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November 12, 2021 - Research

Provide Your #PMRWellness Perspective!

The ABPMR is proud to partner with the the American Academy of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (AAPM&R), the Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP), and Stanford Medicine WellMD Center to conduct an important study on burnout in the field of PM&R. Click to read how you can share your feedback to improve physician well-being.

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November 16, 2020 - Research

Do Milestone Ratings Predict Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation (PM&R) Board Certification Examination Scores?

A research team led by Gerard E. Francisco, MD, recently had their research article on milestone ratings and certifying examinations published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Read Dr. Francisco's summary of the research!

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November 09, 2020 - Research

Published: Influence of Sex and Age on Ratings of Confidence and Relevance in Continuing Certification Longitudinal Assessment - A Pilot Study

Carolyn L. Kinney, MD, recently had her research article on the LAPM&R algorithm design published ahead of print in the American Journal of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. Read a summary of Dr. Kinney's research!

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March 15, 2020 - Research

Published: Should There Be A Part II ABPMR Examination?: A Psychometric Inquiry

Do ABPMR’s Part I and Part II Examinations measure different competencies? An ABPMR board director-led research team found out.

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