PEDIATRICOCCUPATIONALTHERAPYFELLOWSHIP opportunity for advanced interdisciplinary clinical and leadership training in the provision of pediatric occupational therapy services for children and adolescents with developmental and related disabilities and their families is available for one year beginning July 1, 2019. Munroe-Meyer Institute (MMI) of the University of Nebraska Medical Center, a member of the Association of University Centers on Disabilities, is offering an AOTA approved pediatric fellowship position supported by LEND (Leadership Education in Neurodevelopmental and Related Disabilities) program sponsored by the Maternal and Child Health Bureau. Applicants must have a terminal graduate degree in occupational therapy from an ACOTE accredited education program, have passed the NBCOT exam, and be eligible for NE licensure. If interested in this position, please attach your CV and letter of interest. The University of Nebraska Medical Center is an EEO/AA employer. Individuals from diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
Applicants must have graduated from a ACOTE approved OT program, passed the NBCOT exam and be eligible for licensure in Nebraska by June 30, 2019. Applicants must be a U.S. citizen or have a permanent resident visa.
Pediatric clinical affiliation during Occupational Therapy school is preferred. Pediatric clinical experience is preferred.
A vital enterprise in the nation’s heartland, the University of Nebraska Medical Center has its eye on improving the future of health care in Nebraska and beyond. As Nebraska’s only public academic health sciences center, UNMC is committed to the education of a 21st century health care work force, to finding cures and treatments for devastating diseases, to providing the best care for patients, and to serving our state and its communities through award-winning outreach. UNMC also is committed to embracing the richness of diversity, and is a major economic engine for the state of Nebraska.Led by Chancellor Jeffrey P. Gold, M.D., UNMC has six colleges and two institutes, serving about 3,700 students in more than two dozen programs. Our primary care program was recently ranked fourth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report, and our physician assistant program was ranked ninth. The university’s physical therapy, pharmacy and public health programs also are ranked among the top in the country. ... Major Units: College of Medicine, College of Nursing, College of Pharmacy, College of Dentistry, College of Public Health, Graduate College, College of Allied Health Professions, Eppley Institute for Research in Cancer and Allied Diseases, Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center, Munroe-Meyer Institute, Stanley M. Truhlsen Eye Institute.