Wednesday, April 29 | 1200-1300 ET
And the Rehab Goes On - Virtual Rehabilitation During the COVID-19 Pandemic

At the end of the session, participants will be able to:

  • Describe the processes required for the rapid implementation of virtual rehabilitation during the pandemic
  • Analyze potential enablers and barriers for virtual rehabilitation in their local clinical environments
  • Advocate for virtual rehabilitation in their local clinical environments

Target audience: Physiatrists & Residents

CanMEDS Roles: Medical Expert (the integrating role), Collaborator, Leader, Health Advocate, Scholar

Accreditation: This event is an Accredited Group Learning Activity (Section 1) as defined by the Maintenance of Certification Program of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and approved by the Canadian Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation. You may claim a maximum of 1.0 hour (credits are automatically calculated).

Larry Robinson, MD, FABPMR
Professor and Division Director, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, @Sunnybrook Research Institute


Patrice de Peiza, OT Reg.(Ont.), ND, MScCH, CLT Occupational Therapist @Cancer Rehab & Survivorship Program @Princess Margaret Cancer Centre

Meigi Guo
Physiatrist & Brain Rehabilitation Program Medical Director, @Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network

Elizabeth (Liz) Inness, BScPT, MSc, PhD
Affiliate Scientist, @KITE (TRI) @UHN Research University Health Network (UHN)

David Langelier, MD, MSc, FRCPC
Assistant Professor and Clinical Investigator for the division of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Cancer Rehabilitation and Survivorship. @UHN @Cancer Rehab & Survivorship

Edith Ng
Advance Practice Leader, Brain Rehabilitation Program, @Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, University Health Network

Paul Oh
Medical Director & GoodLife Fitness Chair in Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and Rehabilitation and Prevention @Toronto Rehabilitation Institute @Peter Munk Cardiac Centre University Health network
Associate Professor of Medicine @University of Toronto

Nicole Sandison
Advanced Practice Leader @UHN Cardiovascular Prevention & Rehabilitation Program