The question of whether to pursue fellowship training is a tough one. Some believe that the knowledge and expertise gained during fellowship training is an indispensable asset to their professional career, while others believe that solid residency training in general rehabilitation is sufficient for a future in this field.
Need help making the decision? AAPM&R and the Resident Physician Council offer these resources to help you decide on a fellowship opportunity that meets your needs.
Find a Fellowship Program Directory
NEW! Now available to all members is a searchable database with all fellowship programs open to PM&R candidates. This directory is the largest of its kind and dedicated solely to PM&R fellowships.
P.S. Already in a fellowship? Submit your fellowship verification form to AAPM&R.
Still need assistance? Use these external resources to determine what subspecialties interest you.
Becoming well informed about the various fellowships offered is essential in making this decision. Information can also be obtained by rotating at the programs in consideration, reading available literature, and talking to program directors, fellows (former or current), and residents who have had some experience with the programs in consideration.