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Dr. John Chae Named President of AAP

Dr. John Chae has been named President of the Association of Academic Physiatrists (AAP.) He is chair of MetroHealth's Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.

The AAP is the only academic association dedicated to the specialty of physiatry in the world. With more than 1,400 members, the AAP is an organization of leading physicians, researchers, in-training physiatrists and others involved or interested in mentorship, leadership and discovery in physiatry.

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