The Johns Hopkins Hospital & University of Delaware Neurologic Residency
    The residency is organized around units related to physical therapy treatment settings at Johns Hopkins Hospital and the University of Delaware. The resident will gain patient care exposure in the following settings: acute care, neuro ICU, acute inpatient rehab and outpatent neuro. Additionally, the resident will participate in academic education, scholarly activities, and instructing physical therapy students at the University of Delaware and/or Johns Hopkins. The learning objectives are related to knowledge areas, practice dimensions, and procedures. The learning objectives are universal to the 13.5 month program while the content area units provide the framework to address the vast areas of expertise into focus areas.

    The sequence of content areas is meant to prepare the resident to successfully practice at the determined facilities in accordance to DSP (Description of Specialty Practice), to prepare residents for specialty board certification, and to meet the APTA requirements for credentialing. The curriculum is set up to progressively build upon previous experience and ensure that the goals, objectives, and performance outcomes for the residency program are met. Adjustments to the schedule are made according to the time of year the resident begins the program, availability of faculty and facilities, and other circumstances.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Neurology
Program Directors Name Sowmya Kumble, PT, MPT
Address Line 1 1800 Orleans Street
Address Line 2 Meyer 1-130
City, State Zip Baltimore, Maryland 21287
Phone 410/955-6758
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 02/01/2018
Admission Decision Date 1 04/01/2018
Program Start Date 1 09/01/2018
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Interviews will be conducted early March 2018
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Not Applicable
Experience Not Applicable
Link to program’s prerequisite instructions Not Applicable
Supplemental Requirements
Supplemental application fee required Yes
Supplemental application fee amount $50.00
Link to supplemental forms or instructions Not Applicable
Essay Questions
Please see Essay Questions on program specific RF-PTCAS page.
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    3 professional references are required. At least one must be from a practicing physical therapist. And, at least one must be from a faculty member of the PT program from which you graduated from.
Program Details
Multi-site program No
Part-time versus Full-time Full Time
      Tuition No
      Salary Yes
      Salary Type Annually
      Benefits Full-Time Employee
      Other Benefits Medical, Liability, Retirement
      Ability to earn higher degree No
      Higher degree available Not Applicable
      Program Length (in months) 14
      Anticipant number of clinical hours per week 27
      Maximum Number of Positions 2