Hockey Fellowship

Fairview Health Services, the sponsoring organization for the APTA Accredited Fairview Sports Physical Therapy Residency Program, is now accepting applications for our 2021-2022 University of Minnesota Hockey Physical Therapy Fellowship.   This fellowship will prepare the clinician to evaluate and manage the hockey athlete at every level of competition – from youth to high school to collegiate to professional.  The program is 13 months in length and includes mentoring, both didactic and clinical components, as well as sideline and training room coverage.

Admission Requirements

  • Licensed Physical Therapist
  • Certified Athletic Trainer (preferred, but not mandatory)
  • Have one or more of the following:

a.   ABPTS Sports or Orthopedic Certified Specialist

b.   Successful completion of an accredited Sports or Orthopedics Physical Therapy Residency 

The application deadline is April 15, 2021 and should consist of a CV, 3 letters of reference (one of which is from a current or former employer) and a statement of goals 1-3 pages in length.  Applications should be sent directly to the program director:
Peter Ames, PT, PhD
M Health Fairview Rehab Services – Sports and Physical Therapy
12000 Elm Creek Blvd N, Suite 120
Maple Grove, MN 55369

The program begins August 2nd, 2021.  Interviews will be held in Minneapolis on a date to be determined.