The 2nd Arkansas Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Symposium

Date & Location
Saturday, August 25, 2018, 7:30 AM - 3:00 PM, Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging, Thomas and Lyon Longevity Clinic, Little Rock, AR


8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Presentations

Featured Speaker Randall Braddom, M.D., MS – “Current Diagnosis and Treatment of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome” and “The Recognition and Treatment of Chronic Pain Syndrome”

Nicholas Hargett, PT, UAMS Rehabilitation Center – “Blood Flow Restrictive Therapy to Treat Knee Pain”

Dr. Brent Sprinkle, Prolo Little Rock – “Role of Regenerative Techniques in Rehab Medicine”

12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. – Ultrasound Workshop 

Nerve Blocks for Management of Chronic Pain – Suprascapular, Genicular

Uncommon Nerve blocks for Spasticity – Obturator, Tibial, Musculocutaneous

*Lunch included for Ultrasound Workshop participants

  1. Discuss updates on the diagnosis and management of Complex Regional Pain Syndrome.
  2. Discuss the use of blood flow restrictive therapy for the treatment of knee pain.
  3. Illustrate training in the use of point-of-care ultrasound for uncommon nerve blocks for the treatment of pain and/or spasticity.
  4. Examine PM&R residents’ research activity with local and regional physicians and other allied health professionals.


Registration Fees


All Health Care Professionals


Optional Workshop



In support of improving patient care, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

AMA Designation Statement

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE)

These knowledge based activities will provide pharmacists up to 6.0 contact hours or 0.6 CEU.  CE credit information, based on verification of live attendance and completion of the program evaluation, will be provided to NABP within 60 days after the activity completion. 

American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.0 ANCC contact hours.  Nursing contact hours will be awarded for successful completion of program components based upon documented attendance and completion of evaluation materials.

Physical Therapy

This program has been approved for 5.5 continuing education hours for physical therapists by the Arkansas State Board of Physical Therapy.