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Last Updated:
April 12, 2019

Get Involved!

VolunteerThe AACPDM's foundation begins with the dedication and loyalty of our volunteer committee members. Committee membership is not only a great way to contribute to the Academy, but it will also enhance your personal professional growth. With a wide variety of committees to choose from, there is something for everyone. Below you will find the list of all AACPDM committees.

If you are interested in joining a committee, please complete the volunteer application.

Qualified committee volunteers must:

  • Be a current member of the AACPDM
  • Have access to email/internet
  • Have access to telephone

Responsibilities include:

  • Attending periodic conference calls
  • Attending in-person business meetings, typically held in conjunction with the Annual Meeting
  • Working with other committee members and AACPDM staff to accomplish the committee's projects.

If you have any questions about volunteer committee service, contact the AACPDM office at 1-414-918-3014 or

Adapted Sports & Recreation

Committee Page

Chair: Gavin Colquitt, EdD


Committee Page

Chair: Justin W. Ramsey, MD


Committee Page

Chair: Rachel M. Thompson, MD

Care Pathways

Committee Page

Chair: Roslyn N. Boyd, PhD, MSc(PT)


Committee Page

Chair: Sean Tabaie, MD

Complex Care

Committee Page

Chair: Holly Beth Roach, OTR, ATP


Committee Page

Chair: Claire F. Beimesch, MD

International Affairs

Committee Page

Chair: Abhay Khot, FRACS

Lifespan Care

Committee Page

Chair: Elisabet Rodby Bousquet, PT, PhD


Committee Page

Chair: Jane Anne Emerson, MD


Committee Page

Chair: Bernadette T. Gillick, PT, MSPT, PhD

Scientific Program

Annual Meeting Page

Co-Chairs: Diane L. Damiano, PhD, PT,
Veronica Schiariti, MD, MHSc, PhD, Francisco G. Valencia, MD


Committee Page

Chair: Deborah J. Gaebler-Spira, MD


Committee Page

Chair: Sarah L. Winter, MD