University of Central Florida & Orlando Health Neurologic Residency
    The University of Central Florida and Orlando Health Neurologic Residency Program is a great opportunity for physical therapists to advance their knowledge and develop their clinical skills in the area of neurologic rehabilitation. The residency is designed to prepare residents in the advance practice of neurologic physical therapy as clinical specialists committed to optimizing patient care and improving the quality of life of individuals in the community. This is a 12 month residency program with an R1 doctoral university. Residents earn salary with benefits. Learn from expert faculty mentors and instructors of the Residency & DPT programs.
    Clinical Rotation includes: Orlando Regional Medical Center (3 months clinical rotation, Inpatient Rehabilitation: Orlando Health Rehabilitation Institute Inpatient Rehabilitation (5 months clinical rotation), Outpatient Rehabilitation divided between Orlando Health Rehabilitation Institute Outpatient Rehabilitation (2 months clinical rotation), Multiple Sclerosis Comprehensive Care Center (2 months clinical rotation) with outpatient pediatric neurology exposure once a week in outpatient. UCF is America's second largest university and ORMC is Orlando's only level one trauma center.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Neurology
Website https://www.cohpa.ucf.edu/hp/physical-therapy-program/neuro
logic-residency/
Program Directors Name Dr Morris Beato, PT, DPT
Address Line 1 12805 Pegasus Drive
Address Line 2 HPA1; Room 256D
City, State Zip Orlando, Florida 32816-2205
Phone 407/823-1864
Fax 407/823-3464
Email morris.beato@ucf.edu
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 03/31/2018
Admission Decision Date 1 04/31/2018
Program Start Date 1 08/01/2018
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Not Applicable
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications All applicants must provide a current a CPR Basic Life Support certification.
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
1.
What professional activities have you done to help you accomplish your career goal of becoming a board certified specialist in neurologic physical therapy?
2.
Please list any professional presentations or research you have done that is related to neurologic physical therapy.
3.
Please list any community or professional service you have done that is related to neurologic physical therapy.
4.
Why are you interested in applying particularly to the University of Central Florida and Orlando Health Neurologic Residency Program?
References/Evaluations
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    All applicants are required to have three letters of reference that should discuss their clinical skills as a physical therapist, one of which must come from a clinical instructor or a current rehabilitation director.
Program Details
Multi-site program No
Part-time versus Full-time Full Time
      Tuition Yes
      Salary Yes
      Salary Type Annually
      Benefits Part-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
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