The Kennedy Krieger Institute and the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine is offering a 1 or 2 year ACGME accredited training program to qualified applicants who have completed an ACGME accredited residency program in either Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation or a combined program in Pediatrics and PM&R. Extensive clinical and research experiences will be provided.
The training program is based at the Kennedy Krieger Institute (KKI) in Baltimore, a major center focused on clinical care and research for children with brain injury, spinal cord injuries, and other neurological disorders. It is located on the campus of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine.
The Kennedy Krieger Children's Hospital provides inpatient care to approximately 350 children per year with a variety of disorders affecting the central nervous system. The outpatient department at Kennedy Krieger sees approximately 12,000 patients per year with many different diagnoses that affect the functioning of children. There are over 100,000 visits each year. This provides a rich clinical experience for the trainees.
Both inpatient and outpatient rotations are provided that would lead to qualification for Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine subspecialty board examination.
NOTE: Fellowship start dates are July 1 or August 1 of each year. Application deadline is per ERAS and NRMP guidelines.