The Neurologic Physical Therapy residency program is a cooperative effort between the University of Mississippi Medical Center, the School of Health Related Professions and St. Dominic Outpatient Rehabilitation Services. This program is 12 months in duration, beginning in September and ending the following year.
The program is credentialed by the American Physical Therapy Association American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education. The program prepares the resident to take the Neurologic Specialty Examination offered by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties.
The resident is a full-time UMMC employee and receives a competitive salary and a full benefits package. There are no tuition costs required of the resident. The neurologic resident’s experiences include:
Neurologic Physical Therapy residencies require the following specific experiences during the program:
The neurologic physical therapy residents are required to satisfactorily complete the following during the residency period:
Applications for the residency are accepted from Nov. 1 through Feb. 28 prior to the residency beginning in September. Experienced physical therapists and new graduates are encouraged to apply. Application materials should be submitted to:
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