Bellarmine University & Norton Healthcare Neurologic Residency
    We have unique opportunity to train residents in areas such as movement disorder and in our multidisciplinary brain tumor center .

    The Goals of the NNI NPT Residency Program are to:
    1.Develop advanced practitioners in the field of neurologic physical therapy that meet the needs of patients and clients, their families, and of society.
    2.Develop practitioners who are critical consumers of neurologic physical therapy and supporting literature and who apply the evidence to the development and implementation of patient and client treatment and education programs.
    3.Foster and develop laboratory, classroom room and clinical teaching skills in neurologic physical therapy residents.
    4.Foster clinical research and inquiry skills in neurologic physical therapy residents to meet the needs of continued evidence based medicine in physical therapy.
    5.Enhance resident’s ability to apply advanced knowledge and skill in the examination and treatment during patient care.
    6.Provide formative feedback to neurologic physical therapy residents and facilitate guided reflection.
    7.Promote professionalism, community awareness and leadership roles in neurologic physical therapy residents.
    8.Promote and provide continuing education for community leaders in the field of neurologic physical therapy to foster best practice habits as well as active participation in clinical research and excellence in teaching skills.
Program Contact Information
Program Type Residency
Program Status Accredited
Specialty/Subspecialty Neurology
Program Directors Name Elizabeth Ulanowski, PT, DPT
Address Line 1 2001 Newburg Road
Address Line 2
City, State Zip Louisville, Kentucky 40205
Phone 502/272-8354
Fax 502/272-8429
Application Details
Application Deadline 1 08/29/2016
Admission Decision Date 1 10/31/2016
Program Start Date 1 01/01/2017
Interview Required Yes
Important Dates Interviews will be conducted in September and October 2014.
Program Prerequisites
Courses Not Applicable
Certifications Not Applicable
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
Essay Questions
Letter of Intent that includes the following: goals/objectives for the residency program, a summary of prior clinical and educational experience, and short and long term goals for neurologic specialty.
Program requires a reference from the following individuals
    The 3 letters of recommendation must include two of the following:
    1.Current or former supervisor, (if a recent graduate; from a current or former clinical instructor)
    2.Instructor/faculty member from an accredited physical therapy program
    3.A physician with whom the physical therapist has worked in the past year
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 26
      Maximum Number of Positions 1