The program is 12 months in length beginning each year in August. A typical week in the Neurologic Physical Therapy Program includes approximately 27 hours of non-mentored clinical practice, 3 hours of mentored clinical practice, 3-4 hours in resident/physician conferences and/or didactic coursework, 4-8 hours teaching in neurorehabilitation and pharmacology courses, 4 hours attending specialty clinics or shadowing physicians, 2 hours conducting clinical research, and 1 hour providing community service at the Physicians Free Clinic, a clinic for individuals who are medically uninsured or underinsured.
For more details about the Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program please refer to the following documents:
Residents will be employed full time by the OSUMC, including a benefits package. Salary is commensurate with revenue-generating clinic time. Residents do not pay tuition and most texts needed for the program are provided with no cost. Enrollment in academic courses at OSU is free for the resident.
- Those eligible for physical therapy licensure in the state of Ohio
- APTA membership required throughout residency
- Application deadlines and materials
Applications will be accepted from October 1st until February 14th. Top candidates will be interviewed on the OSU campus during March and April.
The application should be completed through APTA's centralized application system (RF-PTCAS) at http://www.abptrfe.org/RFPTCAS
A non-refundable $25 application fee must be mailed to Anne Kloos (see address below):
(Payment must be made by check. Please make checks out to "OSUWMC- OP Rehab Services")
Anne Kloos, PT, PhD, NCS
Education and Research Coordinator, OSUMC Neurologic PT Residency Program
516 Atwell Hall
453 West 10th Ave.
Columbus, OH 43210
Phone: (614) 688-5942
Fax: (614) 292-0210
To obtain more information about the residency program, please contact the Neurologic Residency Clinical Coordinator.