Agile Physical Therapy Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship
    The curriculum of this fellowship program is designed to provide physical therapists with advanced training in clinical reasoning, examination, treatment and management of patient’s with orthopaedics and sports related injuries. The clinical and didactic education corresponds with the requirements set forth by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapists (AAOMPT). This fellowship program utilizes a broad-based, eclectic curriculum that aims to provide the graduates with the ability to apply advanced orthopaedic manual therapy techniques combined with advanced skills in movement analysis, motor control and biomechanics to the injured sports population. In addition, the program provides training on mentoring so as to develop graduates with the ability to train others at a post-professional residency and fellowship level.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Fellowship
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy
Program Directors Name Jen-Hao Chen, PT, DPT
Address Line 1 3825 El Camino Real
Address Line 2
City, State Zip Palo Alto, California 94306
Phone 408/523-3060
Fax 408/523-3061
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 01/05/2018
Admission Decision Date 1 01/12/2018
Program Start Date 1 03/05/2018
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Plan for a 1 hour interview via FaceTime / Skype the week after the application deadline * NOTE: Feb 15-18th will be the 1st didactic module at University of Southern California in Los Angeles, CA. The week of March 5th, 2018 will be the 1st week of patient care.
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications 1) Have completed a residency in orthopaedic or sports physical therapy from an APTA credentialed residency program and/or have attained status as a Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic or Sports Physical Therapy (OCS or SCS) 2) Hold a valid California Physical Therapy License
Experience Not Applicable
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
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    Resume or CV must include 3 references and their contact information
Program Details
Multi-site program Yes
Part-time versus Full-time Full Time
      Tuition No
      Salary Yes
      Salary Type Hourly
      Benefits Full-Time Employee
      Other Benefits Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, Gym membership
      Ability to earn higher degree No
      Higher degree available Not Applicable
      Program Length (in months) 12
      Anticipant number of clinical hours per week 40
      Maximum Number of Positions 2