The Neurological Residency Program provides practicing physical therapists with advanced training in neurologic:
The program also places an emphasis on using research and the literature to maintain practice within the scope of evidence-based physical therapy.
UPMC Centers for Rehab Services funds the program, housed within UPMC Mercy Hospital, Institute of Rehabilitation for the inpatient experience.
Clinics for outpatient neuro PT training include:
Licensed physical therapists that have already completed an entry-level program who want to:
The Neurological PT Residency Program runs 12 successive months starting in August.
As part of the "Continuing Education” Plan of Study, you will participate in a planned Neurological Residency Program curriculum. You will also enroll in the Neuroconsortium, sponsored by the University of Southern California.
These courses promote advanced clinical decision-making in the evaluation and treatment of neurologic disorders such as:
Along with advanced coursework, you will attend:
Chris Venus, PT, NCS
Centers for Rehab Services — 2310 Jane Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15237
To learn more, contact Chris Venus, PT — Neuro PT Residency Program Director: