Training in Advanced Clinical Rehabilitative Care and Research

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department offers both a Categorical and Advanced Track Residency Program and a one-year ACGME-accredited Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowship.

For more information, please email us.

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Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Training Program at Case Western Reserve University and MetroHealth Medical Center provides a unique training environment that couples advanced clinical rehabilitative care and research with an organizational mission of providing state-of-the-art care to all individuals regardless of their ability to pay.  

2018 NMSK Residency 1About the Program 

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department offers both a Categorical and Advanced Track Residency Program and a one-year ACGME-accredited Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowship. Residents and Fellows are led by more than 25 board-certified physiatrists and rehabilitation psychologists. To learn more about the program, read a welcome from the Program Director.

Challenging and Diverse Residency Program Curriculum

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Residency Program challenges residents with a diverse curriculum featuring inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation and specialty clinic rotations. Residents will gain clinical experience in concussion evaluation, amputee rehabilitation, spasticity management, electrodiagnosis, neuromuscular development, lymphedema care, industrial rehabilitation and musculoskeletal/spine care. Learn more about our curriculum. 

Advanced Education Through Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowship

The Spinal Cord Injury Medicine Fellowship at MetroHealth is a 12-month program that offers specialized training in the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and management of traumatic and non-traumatic spinal cord injury. Learn more about the fellowship program.

2018 NMSK Residency 2How to Apply

Learn more about our Residency Program application process by visiting our application page

Please contact the Fellowship Coordinator, Randa Karim at [email protected] with any questions.