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The Neurologic Physical Therapy residency program is a cooperative effort between the University of Mississippi Medical Center, the School of Health Related Professions, St. Dominic Outpatient Rehabilitation Services and Methodist Rehabilitation Center. This program is 12 months in duration, beginning in September and ending the following August.
The program is accredited 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 employee of UMMC and receives a competitive salary with 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 November 1 through February 28 prior to the residency beginning in September. Experienced physical therapists and new graduates are encouraged to apply. The residency accepts applications through the centralized application service for residency/fellowship education, visit RF-PTCAS for specifics on required application materials and to begin the application process.
For questions regarding this residency program, contact:
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