UW Hospitals and Clinics and Meriter Hospital Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency

Contact Information

Carrie A. Schwoerer PT, OCS

Program Director

(608) 265-8364



Recruitment Center

(608) 265-8364


Eligibility Requirements


To be eligible for the Orthopedic Physical Therapist Residency Program you must be:

  • Be a graduate of a CAPTE accredited physical therapy program
  • Be eligible for licensure as a Physical Therapist in the State of Wisconsin
  • Must obtain NPI number prior to starting the residency program

New graduates with a demonstrated interest in orthopedic physical therapy are encouraged to apply.


To obtain information on licensing, contact the Wisconsin Department of Licensing.