The residency program in pediatric physical therapy is a cooperative effort between the University of Mississippi Medical Center, UMMC School of Health Related Professions, University Hospitals and Clinics, Hinds County School District, Children’s Therapy Center, A Focused Brain, Rehabilitation Consultants, Performance Therapy, Brandon, and St. Dominic Outpatient Rehabilitation. The residency program is 12 months in duration, beginning in early August and ending in early August of the following year.The resident is a full-time employee of UMMC and receives a competitive salary and a full benefits package. There is no tuition cost.The residency is accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE). The program prepares the resident to take the Pediatric Clinical Specialty examination (PCS) offered by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS). Click here for more information concerning specialty examination.
The residency program in pediatric physical therapy demonstrates:
The pediatric resident's experience includes:
The resident is a full-time employee of UMMC and receives a competitive salary with a full benefits package. There are no tuition costs required of the resident. The pediatric physical therapy resident's experiences include:
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