Didactic learning is offered primarily through conferences, skills labs and online content from the American Physical Therapy Association’s Performing Arts Module and Harkness Center for Dance Injuries. Guided research activity is threaded throughout the program with the residents choosing a project based on interest and available resources.

Clinical Practice

  • One-one-one Mentoring 3 hours/week
  • Non-mentored 30 hours/week

Event Coverage

  • Backstage Performances 35 hours
  • Ballet Met 156 hours
  • Ohio State Department of Dance 52 hours
  • Ohio State School of Music 24 hours


  • Weekly Fellowship Conference 2 hours/week
  • Independent Study 14 hours
  • Anatomy Dissection Lab 8 hours
  • Sports Medicine Grand Rounds 4 hours/year

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