Our department facilitates high-quality education, research, and clinical services in the important field of rehabilitation medicine.
Our residents receive an outstanding training experience, gaining the skills and knowledge needed for careers in physiatry.
Medical Student Clerkships
We have a wide variety of clerkships available for medical students throughout the year, with different lengths and focus areas.
Program in Physical Therapy
The Program in Physical Therapy provides excellent student education, research, and service to the profession and the community.
The Graduate Program in Rehabilitation Science is training future scientists who meet the growing demand for experts in the field.
Adult Neuropsychologists apply the science of the brain's structure and function to address a variety of complex conditions.
Gillick Pediatric Research Laboratory
In the Gillick Pediatric Research Lab, Bernadette Gillick and her fellow researchers believe that children with cerebral palsy have the potential to influence their level of function throughout their lifetime.
Congratulations Dr. Dykstra
University of Minnesota Health is proud to celebrate the many physicians featured in the 20th Mpls. St. Paul Magazine Top Doctors list, including our Department Chair, Dr. Dennis Dykstra. This recognition is a reflection of the commitment to patients, their families and referring physician colleagues, as well as M Health’s overall leadership among metro area medical practices. View the full list here.
- Paula Ludewig, PhD, PT, and PhD Student Justin Staker will be receiving a $150,000 MN-Reach product development grant.
- Rehabilitation Science graduate student Haiming Liu presented at the 2015 Graduate School Doctoral Research Showcase.
- Cecilia Prudente, PhD, Neuroscience, played a key role in an illuminating study on the brain's motor control map.
Join Us as We Celebrate 75 Years!
Registration is now open for our 75th Anniversary and All-Class Reunion weekend on September 16-17, 2016. Please visit our online registration page to sign up today! For detailed event information and full weekend details, please refer to the PDF version of our mailer brochure.