Meilani Mapa, MD

Mapa Meilani
Specialties
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Gender
Female

Primary Office
3600 Washington Street
Suite 2005
Hollywood, FL 33021
Phone
954-518-2424
Fax:
954-981-3476

Meet the Physician

Program Director, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency Program

Meilani Mapa, MD, CMQ is a board-certified doctor of physical medicine and rehabilitation. She earned her medical degree from Northeast Ohio Medical University in 2003, and completed her internship at Summa Health Systems/Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine in 2004. She served as resident physician in physical medicine and rehabilitation at Baylor College of Medicine/University of Texas from 2004 to 2007, and completed her fellowship in brain injury medicine there in 2008.


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Research

Awards and honors

  • Texas Rising Stars, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2013, 2012
  • Administrative Chief Resident, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Alliance, Baylor College of Medicine/University of Texas, 2006-2007

Professional organizations

  • American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • North American Brain Injury Society
  • American College of Medical Quality

Research

  • “Fall Reduction,” Memorial Herrmann System QI Project, Memorial Hermann System Inpatient Rehabilitation Units, University of Texas, 2013
  • “Improvement in the Compliance Rate of Documentation for Bladder Protocol,” QI Project, Acute Rehabilitation Unit-MHH TMC, Baylor College of Medicine/University of Texas, 2013
  • “Reduction of UTIs in the Rehab Patient Population,” QI Project, Acute Rehabilitation Unit-MHH TMC, University of Texas, 2012

Presentations

  • “Improving Bladder Compliance, Part 2,” American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2014
  • “Reducing Unnecessary HbA1C on Admission,” Texas Medical Association Annual Meeting, 2014
  • “Quality Improvement,” Grand Rounds, Memorial Rehabilitation Institute, 2014
  • “Fall Reduction,” Memorial Herrmann System, QI Project, Memorial Herrmann System Rehabilitation Council, 2013
  • “Reduction of UTIs on the Inpatient Rehab Unit: Quality Improvement Project,” Houston Clinical Safety and Effectiveness Course Graduation, 2013
  • “Reduction of UTIs in the Rehab Patient Population” and “Improvement in the Compliance Rate of Documentation for Bladder Protocol (QI Project),” Memorial Herrmann System Rehabilitation Council, 2013
  • “Improving Bladder Compliance, Part 1,” American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, 2013
  • “Reduction of UTIs, Part 1,” University of Texas Clinical Safety Effectiveness Conference, 2013
  • “Improving Bladder Compliance, Part 1,” UT CSE Conference, 2013
  • “Neurorehabilitation Following Stroke Due to Psychoactive Bath Salts Intoxication: A Case Report,” Association of American Physiatrists, 2013
  • “Enoxaparin-Induced Skin Necrosis in a Patient with Polytrauma: A Case Report,” American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Annual meeting, 2011

Education

Education
  • Northeastern Ohio Univ College Of Medicine, 2003
Internships
  • Summa Health System - Akron City Hospital And St, 2004, Internal Medicine
Residencies
  • Baylor College Of Medicine Program, 2007, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Fellowships
  • University Of Texas Medical School, 2008, Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Certifications
  • American Board of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation-Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

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