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Alexander Aruin
03-01-1998, 11:31 PM
SYMPOSIUM ON ADVANCES IN MOTOR REHABILITATION

June 19, 1998, Chicago, Illinois, USA

You are invited to participate in the Symposium "Advances in Motor
Rehabilitation," hosted by the Rehabilitation Foundation, Inc., which is
accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to
sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.

The Symposium is designed to stimulate and advance scientific knowledge,
professional interaction, and the exchange of ideas related to Physical
Medicine and Rehabilitation, and human movement analysis in clinical and
research settings.

The Symposium will consist of keynote lectures, free/poster presentations
and round table discussions focusing on bridging the gap between Physical
Rehabilitation and Motor Control, Biomechanics, and Engineering. This
program should be of particular interest to Physicians, Physical and
Occupational Therapists, and Scientists and Engineers working on related
projects.

The topics of the Symposium will cover:
* neurophysiology of movements,
* motor disorders and rehabilitation,
* biomechanics and motor control.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

William Z. Rymer, M.D./Ph.D., Northwestern University
Richard Penn, M.D., Rush Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center
Mark Latash, Ph.D., Pennsylvania State University

If you would like to present a paper, please submit a one-page Abstract to
the address below. Alternatively, Abstracts may be submitted by E-mail. The
deadline for Abstract submission is May 15, 1998.

COURSE DIRECTORS

John J. Nicholas, M.D., Chairman of the Department of Physical Medicine &
Rehabilitation, Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke's Medical Center, Chicago.

Alexander S. Aruin, Ph.D. Senior Research Scientist, Rehabilitation
Foundation, Inc.

To pre-register and request additional information, send a message to
aaruin@rpslms.edu A complete package of information will be sent back to
you by a regular mail or e-mail.

Alexander S. Aruin, Ph.D.
Senior Research Scientist
Rehabilitation Foundation, Inc.
26W171 Roosevelt Road
P.O. Box 675
Wheaton, IL 60189

Phone: 1-630- 462-4277
FAX: 1-630-462-4547
e-mail: aaruin@rpslms.edu