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Milestones

Heidi Prather, DO
Professor of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Vice Chair, Department of Orthopedic Surgery
Chief of Section in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
PM&R Musculoskeletal Sports Medicine Fellowship Co-Director
Director of Orthopaedic Spine Center

Milestones

Editorial Responsibilities

2009-2013 Senior Editor, PM&R, new journal for the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2007-Present Section Editor, SpineLine (published by North American Spine Society)
2006-Present Co-editor Curve-Counter Curve Spine Line

Sports Coverage

Current St. Louis Blues, Consultant
Current
 Scott Gallagher Soccer Club's Girls' Division, Consultant
Current St. Joseph's Academy, Team Physician
2009-2010 ST. Louis Athletica (WPS). Assistant team physician

National Committees and Board Memberships

2014 President
North American Spine Society
2012-2014
Vice President
North American Spine Society
2008-Present Secretary, Member of Executive Committee
North American Spine Society
2008 Co-Chair, Sports Medicine Board Review Course
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2008-Present Member Nominating Committee
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2008-Present Chair, Nominating Committee
Physiatric Association for Spine, Sports & Occupational Rehabilitation
2008-Present Member, Exercise Task Force
North American Spine Society
2007-2009 Member, Clinical Guidelines Committee
North American Spine Society
2007-2008 Chair, Task Force, Financial Reserves
Physiatric Association for Spine, Sports & Occupational Rehabilitation
2007-2008 Board Member
Physiatric Association for Spine, Sports & Occupational Rehabilitation
2006-2007 President
Physiatric Association for Spine, Sports & Occupational Rehabilitation
2006-Present Guidelines Committee
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2006-Present Board Member
North American Spine Specialist
2006 Chair Awards Committee
Physiatric Association for Spine, Sports & Occupational Rehabilitation
2005—2008 Member at Large Board Member
North American Spine Specialist
2005—2006 Vice President
Physiatric Association Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation
2004 Nominating Committee
North American Spine Society
2004-2006 Research Committee
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2003-2008 Evidence-based Guideline Development Committee
North American Spine Society
2003-2005 Member at Large Board Member
Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation
2003-2006 Research Committee
Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation
2003-2004 Awards Committee
North American Spine Society
2003-Present Research Committee
North American Spine Society
2003-Present Program Committee
Program Chair, 2006
North American Spine Society
2002-Present Advocacy Committee
North American Spine Society
2002-2006 Continuing Medical Education Committee
North American Spine Society
2002 – 2003 Awards Committee
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2002—2003 Awards Committee
Physiatric Association Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation
2001 – Present Oral Board Examiner
American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2001 – Present Self-Assessment Examination Question Author
American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
2000 Program Director
  Annual Meeting, Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation, San Francisco, California
1999 – Present Central Regional Representative Council Member
Physiatric Association of Spine, Sports, and Occupational Rehabilitation

Board Membership

2006—2007 Physiatric Association for Spine Sports and Occupational Rehabilitation President
2006—Present North American Spine Society
2005—Present North American Spine Specialists

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