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Transportation Change!

Beginning January 5, 2019 through early 2020, the 1 train will not stop at the 168th street subway station in either direction. This is so the MTA can replace elevators serving the 1 train platforms and make other upgrades.

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Headshot of Dr. Joel Stein
Joel Stein, MD
Chair of the Department of Rehabillitation and Medicine

A Message from the Chairman

The field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation has entered an exciting time of growth and development. In the clinical realm, physiatrists have incorporated the use of spine injections to complement traditional rehabilitation techniques, and musculoskeletal ultrasound is routinely used in the office setting as an aid to the diagnosis and treatment of musculoskeletal conditions. Public awareness of the issues of traumatic brain injury has been expanded as a result of the rehabilitation needs of returning soldiers, as well as increased a wareness of sports-related concussions. Read More.