Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation featured on UNC Global website

The UNC Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is building global relationships while integrating medicine from a variety of countries – with the goal to benefit patients right here in North Carolina.

“Our global mission involves both investigating and integrating different health and medical practices for the benefit of our patients, as well as education, training, sharing and understanding of knowledge and experience in physical medicine and rehabilitation with others beyond the USA,” said Michael Y. Lee, MD, MHA.

Dr. Lee chairs the department – an interdisciplinary field in which physiatrists (rehabilitation specialists) work with a medical team of therapists and others to optimize health and function of people with disabilities.

Read the complete article on the UNC Global website.