Eligibility for Admission

  • Graduate from an accredited physical therapy program
  • Licensed as a physical therapist (or eligible) in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • US Citizen (required to participate in federally funded LEND program)
  • Member of APTA and the Academy of Pediatric Physical Therapy of the APTA
  • Strong professional interest in pediatric population, experience working with children, and express a desire to become a Pediatric Clinical Specialist.
  • Recent graduates (practicing less than 1 year) applying to the pediatric residency must
    • have completed a >= 8 week pediatric clinical placement
    • include a recommendation from their clinical instructor
    • have evidence of practice at “entry level” on their clinical performance evaluation  

Application Deadline: 12/17/2018

How to Apply:

Contact Program Director:

Terry Solano PT, DPT, Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy (theresa.izzo@vcuhealth.org)