Education Calendar

Workshops and Courses

ACRM Mid-Year Meeting: Knowledge Translation Workshop in Stroke Rehabilitation 

Friday, April 28, 2017
8:30 a.m.-5 p.m.
Atlanta, Georgia

The American Congress of Rehabilitation Medicine (ACRM) has designated Cedars-Sinai PM&R Academics as the approval agency and is a sponsor for continuing education for this workshop. More information at the ACRM site

Annual PM&R Conference: Focus on Neurodegenerative Diseases

Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017
7:30 a.m.-4 p.m.
Luxe Hotel

For more information, visit the conference's web page or contact Cecille Alpasan at 310-423-5243 or



Post-Professional Programs/Residency Opportunities 

We are accepting applications for the following residency programs.


Occupational Therapy Residency Program

Cedars-Sinai Acute Therapy Services offers an Occupational Therapy Residency Program in Physical Rehabilitation accredited by the American Occupational Therapy. This yearlong post-graduate residency focuses on best practices and therapeutic intervention of occupational therapy in an acute therapy setting. This program prepares the resident for Board Certification in Physical Medicine.

Please refer to our OT Residency  Flyer for more information and/or contact education coordinator Cecille Alpasan at


Physical Therapy Residency Programs

Orthopedic Residency

Since 2001, Cedars-Sinai Outpatient Rehabilitation Services has offered an Outpatient Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program accredited by the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS). This yearlong post-graduate residency focuses on improving the orthopedic evaluation, examination and treatment skills of physical therapists with the goal of improving outcomes for our patients. This program prepares the resident for Board Certification in Orthopedics.

Please refer to our PT Ortho Residency   Flyer for more information and/or contact Kathy Veling at


Neurologic Residency

Our Neurologic Physical Therapy Residency Program which is also housed in the Outpatient Rehabilitation Services- Neuro Clinic, has been accredited by the ABPTS since 2015.  This yearlong post-graduate residency focuses on developing skills in the evaluation and treatment of the neurologic population through structured mentoring along with didactics. This program prepares the resident for Board Certification in Neurology.

Please refer to our Neurologic Residency Flyer  for more information and/or contact the program coordinator Jodi Hirata at



Since 2013, Cedars-Sinai Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation has offered Post-Doctoral Fellowship programs within our Neuropsychology Services. This 2-yearlong residency focuses on providing candidates with clinical, didactic and academic training to produce competent clinical Neuropsychologists.

Please refer to our Neuropsychology website for more information and/or contract our program coordinator Dr. Jeffrey Wertheimer at


Student Program

Our clinical education program has active contracts with schools across the United States for physical therapy, occupational therapy, speech language pathology and neuropsychology. 

You can send a message to education coordinator Maria Cecilia Alpasan at


Cedars-Sinai Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation is an approval agency for the Physical Therapy Board of California, the California Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology Board (PDP Provider Number 363), the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, the American Occupational Therapy Association and the American Psychology Association.