Director of Research Hiroko Matsumoto, PhD was nominated for the 2018 American Academy of Cerebral Palsy and Developmental Medicine (AACPDM) Gayle G. Arnold Award of Excellence. This was for her work on the abstract “Validation of a Previously Published Risk Severity Score Predicting Surgical Site Infection after Spinal Deformity Surgery in Patients with Cerebral Palsy Utilizing a Large, Separate Cohort.” This award is presented annually at the AACPDM annual convention and is the most prestigious award of the Academy.
Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center Executive Director Dr. David Roye lectured at the 2016 AACPDM Community Forum about “Pain in Adults with Cerebral Palsy.” The lecture was in partnership with CP Now – Advancing Neurorecovery. You can watch the lecture here.
Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center providers, researchers, and staff attended the 70th Annual AACPDM Meeting in Hollywood, FL and participated in or led numerous sessions.
The Weinberg Family Cerebral Palsy Center hosted Dr. Darcy Fehlings for the 2016 Marilyn R. Lindenauer Lecture “Gaming/Interactive Computer Play and Cerebral Palsy – Let’s Play!” on June 22, 2016 at the Donald F. Tapley Faculty Club at CUMC. The Marilyn R. Lindenauer Distinguished Speaker Series highlights groundbreaking ideas and emerging technologies related to the care of patients with cerebral palsy.
Dr. David Roye, one of our pediatric orthopedic surgeons, accepted a prestigious membership award at the 68th annual meeting of the American Academy for Cerebral Palsy and Development Medicine (AACPDM) held September 9-13 in San Diego. As Executive Director of the Weinberg Family CP Center at Columbia Orthopedics, Dr. Roye clearly demonstrates “outstanding leadership mentoring trainees and colleagues in the field of childhood-onset disabilities.”