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Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation

Program Type: Military Medical Center

Location: Bethesda, MD

Accredited: Yes, Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME)

Program Length: 3 years (must have successfully completed PGY1) 

Required Pre-Requisite Training: Medical School Graduation, Internship

Categorical Year in Specialty Required: No

Total Approved Complement: 15

Approved per Year (if applicable): 5

Dedicated research year offered: No

Medical Student Rotation availability: 4th Year

Additional degree concurrent with training (e.g. MPH): No

Program Phone Number: 301-295-7752


Program Hours of Operation: Monday-Friday 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Program Description

The Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (PM&R) Residency Program at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center (WRNMMC) is the sole Military training program for the specialty. The residency program is predominantly Army but accept all military applicants with approval for training coming from the respective branch. The program also sponsors rotations for interns and medical students interested in the practice of PM&R. The recent creation of a PM&R Department at USUHS along with our collaboration with the University of Pittsburgh allows for ongoing support of resident and staff research interest.

Mission, Vision and Aims

Curriculum and Schedules

Scholarly and Professional Development Opportunities

Participating Sites

Applicant Information, Rotation and Interview Opportunities

Teaching Opportunities

Faculty and Mentorship


Contact Us

Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Residency Program

Location: Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, America Building, 1st Floor

Hours of Operation:

7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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