Creighton University Neurologic Residency
    The Creighton University Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program offers licensed physical therapists the opportunity to advance neurologic physical therapy practice through demonstration of excellent clinical reasoning and clinical teaching skills, dedication to patient advocacy and service, and leadership in the profession. As part of the program’s mission, faculty, mentors, and residents will excel in managing the uncertainty and complexity of clinical practice, utilizing technology to advance patient care, incorporating evidence-based practice, and demonstrating clinical innovation in practice. The partnership between Creighton University to provide an outstanding didactic educational experience and CHI Health to provide a state-of the art clinical experience allows the resident to gain advanced clinical skills and knowledge in neurologic physical therapy practice and teaching opportunities to facilitate the development of clinical expertise.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Neurology
Program Directors Name Heather Knight, PT, DPT
Address Line 1 Department of Physical Therapy
Address Line 2 2500 California Plaza
City, State Zip Omaha, Nebraska 68178
Phone 402/280-4595
Fax 402/280-5692
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 01/26/2018
Admission Decision Date 1 03/19/2018
Program Start Date 1 08/01/2018
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Interview Date: 3/16/18. An onsite interview in Omaha, NE is required for selected applicants.
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Must be licensed to practice physical therapy in the state of Nebraska by August 1, 2018.
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
Please see RF-PTCAS for required essay questions.
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    3 references are required.
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 28
      Maximum Number of Positions 1