Daemen College Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy Fellowship
    The Daemen OMPT Fellowship is a 30 credit postprofessional evidence-based physical therapy program which includes didactic, psychomotor,and clinical training in OMPT delivered via on-site and distance learning. The program also earns the graduate a MS degree in OMPT.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Fellowship
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy
Website http://www.daemen.edu/ompt
Program Directors Name Ron Schenk, PT, PhD
Address Line 1 4380 Main Street
Address Line 2
City, State Zip Amherst, New York 14226
Phone 716/839-8360
Fax 716/839-8314
Email rschenk@daemen.edu
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 10/01/2014
Admission Decision Date 1 11/01/2015
Program Start Date 1 01/29/2016
Interview Required No
Important Dates Not Applicable
Program Prerequisites
Courses • Minimum bachelor’s degree (BS) in physical therapy • Current license and state registration to practice physical therapy in the United States
Certifications Documented American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) Board Certification as an Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) or Sports Clinical Specialist (SCS) or Credentialed/Diplomaed in MDT or • Evidence of graduation with a Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree (DPT) or transitional Doctor of Physical Therapy Degree (tDPT).
Experience Five years clinical orthopaedic physical therapy experience with demonstrated continuing education in manual physical therapy
Link to program’s prerequisite instructions http://www.daemen.edu/academics/divisionofhealthhumanservic
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
    Two letters of reference from physical therapists who have observed the applicant’s clinical performance;
    one letter of reference from someone who can attest to the applicant’s academic competence.
Program Details
Multi-site program Yes
Part-time versus Full-time Part Time
      Tuition Yes
      Salary No
      Salary Type Hourly
      Benefits None
      Other Benefits none
      Ability to earn higher degree Yes
      Higher degree available Master of Science in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy
      Program Length (in months) 36
      Anticipant number of clinical hours per week 5
      Maximum Number of Positions 5