Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy

The Department of Physical Therapy offers an advanced clinical training program in orthopaedic manual physical therapy. This 24-month fellowship is accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Residency and Fellowship Education (ABPTRFE), and is based upon the criteria set forth by the ABPTRFE's Description of Advanced Specialty Practice (DASP).         


Application Process for Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy
Applicants must submit all required admission information as instructed on the RF-PTCAS (Residency and Fellowship Physical Therapy Centralized Application Service) application.  Applications for the Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy are accepted on a rolling basis, with annual fellowship start dates of January 1 and July 1.

  • Cost:  The fee for the fellowship program is approximately $15,000 plus travel/lodging expenses associated with attending up to six courses across the United States.  Payment schedule is specified in the signed fellowship training agreement.

For additional information on the professional responsibilities, delivery model, and curriculum associated with the Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy, please click here