University of Delaware Geriatric Residency
    Acceptance is based upon ability, interest, drive and aptitude for learning and a career as a Geriatric physical therapist. Applicants should demonstrate the following:
    - Strong academic education and background
    - Advanced verbal and written communication skills
    - Strong work ethic and dedication to the advancement of the profession
    - Organizational fortitude
    - Strong fundamentals in clinical reasoning/problem solving and application of examination and treatment procedures related to geriatrics
    - Strong recommendations from previous clinical experiences and or academic instructors

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    Or contact our Program Director:

    Grace K. Ademski PT, DPT
    Board Certified Geriatric Clinical Specialist (GCS)
    Board Certified Neurologic Clinical Specialist (NCS)
    Director of Geriatric Residency Program
    Co-Director of Neurologic Residency Program
    Assistant Professor of Practice
    University of Delaware Physical Therapy 
    540 S. College Ave
    Newark, DE 19713
    302-831-8893 (fax 302-831-4468)
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Geriatrics
Program Directors Name Grace K. Ademski, PT, DPT
Address Line 1 540 S. College Ave
Address Line 2 Suite 160
City, State Zip Newark, Delaware 19713
Phone 302/831-8893
Fax 302/831-4468
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 08/30/2017
Admission Decision Date 1 11/15/2017
Program Start Date 1 01/03/2018
Application Deadline 2 12/01/2017
Admission Decision Date 2 03/01/2018
Program Start Date 2 05/14/2018
Application Deadline 3 08/30/2018
Admission Decision Date 3 11/15/2018
Program Start Date 3 01/03/2019
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Not Applicable
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Not Applicable
Experience APTA Membership, Malpractice Insurance
Link to program’s prerequisite instructions Not Applicable
Supplemental Requirements
Supplemental application fee required Not Applicable
Supplemental application fee amount Not Applicable
Link to supplemental forms or instructions Not Applicable
Essay Questions
What do you wish to gain through participation in a residency/fellowship program?
Discuss aspects of your background and professional experience that particularly qualify you for participation in a residency/fellowship program.
What are your future plans as they relate to a specialized/subspecialized areas of physical therapy?
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    All 3 references need to be professional, no personal references
Program Details
Multi-site program No
Part-time versus Full-time Full Time
      Tuition No
      Salary $36,000.00
      Salary Type Annually
      Benefits Full-Time Employee
      Other Benefits Not Applicable
      Ability to earn higher degree No
      Higher degree available Not Applicable
      Program Length (in months) 14
      Anticipant number of clinical hours per week 50
      Maximum Number of Positions 2