Residency Program Outline

In the UAB Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, our goal is to promote excellence and provide you with exceptional educational experiences to increase your knowledge, enhance your skills, and better serve your professional career goals. The PM&R Residency Program includes rotations at Spain Rehabilitation Center, The Workplace at Highlands, UAB Health System, Birmingham VA Medical Center, and Children's Hospital of Alabama.

12 Months Inpatient
  Including 3-SCI; 3-TBI; 3-Strokes;3-General Rehab/Orthopedics;
3 Months Consults 
3 Months EMG 
3 Months Pediatric Rehabilitation 
3 Months VA 
   General Rehab - 2; Procedures - 1
1 Month Intro to PM&R Clinics and Patient Care 
   (PGY-2)
   Including Wound Clinic, SCI Urology, Etc.
2 Months Outpatient Cont. Care Clinics (PGY 3 & 4)
3 Months Musculoskeletal-Basic, Industrial Rehab, and Sports Med 
6 Months Elective Options (Other options available)
  Additional months of any above
  Infectious Diseases
  Geriatric Medicine
  Orthotics & Prosthetics 
  Radiology/Neuroradiology 
  Cardiac Testing 
  Orthopedics 
  Neurosurgery 
  Cardiac/Pulmonary/Rehabilitation 
  Occupational Medicine 
  Research 
  Interventional Pain 
  Spasticity 
  Rheumatology 
  Away Rotations with Physicians 
  Neuromuscular Diseases