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


Application Materials: uwhealth.org


Qualified candidates for the Orthopedic Physical Therapist Residency Program should submit a formal employment application at www.uwhealth.org/careers. Select on "search jobs" under Careers with UW Hospitals and Clinics. After selecting if you are a current employee, the job opening can be found by searching for keywords "Orthopedic Physical Therapy Resident."


Application Availability


This online application will be available in October.


Other Application Materals


All other application materials should be submitted through the Residency and Fellowship Physical Therapy Computerized Application Service (RFPT-CAS).


The RFPT-CAS application materials will be available October 1. All application materials must be received by January 5 for consideration. Interviews for selected candidates will occur in March, and offers will be made by mid-April. The UW Health/Meriter Orthopedic Physical Therapy Residency Program is scheduled to begin approximately July 1.