Hockey Fellowship

Fairview Health Services, the sponsoring organization for the APTA Accredited Fairview Sports Physical Therapy Residency Program, is now accepting applications for our 2020-2021 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 1, 2020 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
Institute for Athletic Medicine
800 Prairie Center Dr, #230
Eden Prairie, MN 55344

The program begins July 27th, 2020.  Interviews will be held in Minneapolis on a date to be determined.