Didactics

Residency Program Didactics

The core didactic courses are taught by faculty on Tuesday afternoons from 4-5 p.m. and for one hour on Friday mornings. The topics covered include:

  • amputations and prosthetics
  • brain injury
  • burn rehabilitation
  • business management
  • cancer rehabilitation
  • cardiopulmonary rehabilitation
  • geriatrics
  • industrial medicine
  • joint and connective tissue diseases
  • musculoskeletal injuries
  • neuromuscular diseases
  • pain management
  • pediatrics
  • spinal cord injury
  • sports medicine

An additional two to three hours on Friday mornings are reserved for faculty and resident education including grand rounds, chairman’s rounds, electrodiagnostic case conferences, gait case conferences, basic science presentations, community faculty guest lectures, journal clubs, radiology rounds and other educational activities.