The URI Fellowship in Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy admits one cohort each year in the summer.

Applications are accepted through the RF-PTCAS from November through March of each year.


Possess license (this may be temporary where applicable) by state board in which clinical practice for fellowship will occur

Possess at least one year of experience practicing as a physical therapist in an outpatient orthopaedic setting, AND one of the following:

  • APTA/ ABPTS board certification as a clinical specialist or
  • Graduate of an APTA/ ABPTRFE accredited residency program


Meet the employment standards set forth by Upstream Rehab Partners. Must be an employee of an URI partner clinic upon the time of matriculation