Program Description
Mayo Clinic's Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship Program offers a two-year ACGME accredited fellowship to thoroughly develop your skills related to patient evaluation, management, data collection and interpretation in a wide variety of pediatric rehabilitation patients.

Your clinical experience will be a combination of pediatric rehabilitation unit, hospital consultation, and outpatient practice, including care of children and adolescents with:

  • Cerebral palsy
  • Spina bifida and other neural tube defects
  • Brain injury
  • Spinal cord injury
  • Neuromuscular disease
  • Developmental delay
  • Genetic syndromes
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Rheumatic disease
  • Chronic pain

Mayo Clinic has a Pediatric and Family Centered CARF accredited inpatient rehabilitation unit and a newly remodeled pediatric multi-specialty outpatient center.

Mayo Clinic has a growing and thriving pediatric practice in which all providers work together in a collegial atmosphere. You will have the opportunity to work with and learn from our colleagues in pediatrics, developmental pediatrics, genetics, neurology, orthopedics, radiology, psychology, anesthesia, rheumatology and others.

This fellowship includes two months of dedicated research time. Mayo has tremendous resources to help facilitate your career growth in the area of research.

A fabulous world of learning and opportunity awaits you at Mayo Clinic.


The training program is accredited by the Residency Review Committee for Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, under delegated authority of the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

Program History

The Pediatric Rehabilitation Medicine Fellowship Program began at Mayo Clinic Rochester in 2007 and accepted its first trainee in July 2008. One fellow will complete this program every other year.

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