This conference 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. This activity was approved by the Canadian Association of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation.

This program has been accredited by the College of Family Physicians of Canada and the Quebec Chapter for up to 5.00 Mainpro-M1 hours.

Through an agreement between the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and the American Medical Association, physicians may convert Royal College MOC credits to AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Information on the process to convert Royal College MOC credit to AMA credit can be found at


Target Audience: Faculty and Resident Physiatrists & PM&R specialists, Trauma, MSK & Pain specialists.
Other Specialties of Interest: family physicians & general practitioners, neurologists, neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons, trauma specialists, pain & sports medicine specialists, nurses, physical & occupational therapists, social workers, and psychologists.

Purpose: To bring together superb experts to give high impact interactive lectures and to disseminate cutting-edge information on topics pertinent to the field of PM&R. This yearly University of Toronto PM&R Division conference will address different topics each year.

At the end of this conference, participants will be able to:

  • Manage patients with common pain syndromes
  • Develop a plan for addressing spasticity in patients with brain and spinal cord disorders
  • Discuss the role of brain circuitry in neurological disorders
  • Apply latest concepts and treatments for patients with stroke