The Ohio State University Neurologic Residency
    The Ohio State University (OSU) Wexner Medical Center Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program offers high quality clinical, educational, and research opportunities to prepare physical therapists to become board certified neurologic specialists through its partnership with the OSU Division of Physical Therapy. The mission of the program is to graduate practitioners with advanced knowledge, skills, and professional behaviors that will shape the future of neurologic physical therapy through research, education and patient care.

    This one-year program starts in mid-August and includes the following: 27 hours per week of non-mentored clinical practice,3 hours per week of mentored clinical practice, 3-4 hours in resident/physician conferences and/or didactic coursework, 4-8 hours teaching in neuroscience and neurorehabilitation courses, and 4 hours attending specialty clinics or shadowing health care professionals. Residents have the unique opportunity to treat patients with diverse neurologic diagnoses across the acute, inpatient rehabilitation, and outpatient settings. Each resident spends time working in the NeuroRecovery Network (NRN) that provides state-of-the art rehabilitation for individuals with spinal cord injury at Dodd Hall, a nationally-ranked rehabilitation center. Residents also participate in clinical research and complete a case study during their residency year.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Neurology
Program Directors Name Anne Kloos, PT, PhD
Address Line 1 516 Atwell Hall; 453 W 10th Ave
Address Line 2
City, State Zip Columbus, Ohio 43210
Phone 614/688-5942
Fax 614/292-0210
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 02/14/2017
Admission Decision Date 1 04/17/2017
Program Start Date 1 08/07/2017
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Not Applicable
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Not Applicable
Experience Not Applicable
Link to program’s prerequisite instructions
Supplemental Requirements
Supplemental application fee required Yes
Supplemental application fee amount $25.00
Link to supplemental forms or instructions Not Applicable
Essay Questions
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    Applicants must submit two (2) letters of recommendation via RF-PTCAS. They must be from PT professionals who know you both personally and professionally.
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 Not Applicable
      Ability to earn higher degree No
      Higher degree available Not Applicable
      Program Length (in months) 12
      Anticipant number of clinical hours per week 30
      Maximum Number of Positions 2