Saint Francis University Pediatric Residency
    The curriculum consists of a variety of learning experiences including lecture, laboratory, case study, self-study, observation, time in mentored pediatric clinical practice, and non–mentored pediatric clinical practice. The primary clinical practice setting is school-based physical therapy and experience in other settings is also provided. Residency participants will gain experience in providing care to patients living in rural areas.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Pediatrics
Program Directors Name Kara Kobal, PT, DPT, ATC
Address Line 1 PO Box 600
Address Line 2
City, State Zip Loretto, Pennsylvania 15940
Phone 814/472-3306
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 02/15/2018
Admission Decision Date 1 04/01/2018
Program Start Date 1 08/01/2018
Application Deadline 2 04/15/2018
Admission Decision Date 2 05/15/2018
Program Start Date 2 08/01/2018
Application Deadline 3
Admission Decision Date 3
Program Start Date 3
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Not Applicable
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Applicants must also have proof of current malpractice insurance.
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
    Not Applicable
Program Details
Multi-site program Yes
Part-time versus Full-time Full Time
      Tuition Yes
      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 40
      Maximum Number of Positions 2