The resident will have full-time status as a Mary Free Bed employee, which includes full-time benefits. The resident also will be appointed part time faculty at Grand Valley State University, which will include access to all university resources (library resources and databases, statistical consulting center, blackboard and research laboratories).

Tuition Fee: $200 for additional learning through APTA Learning Center (cost will be higher if you are not an APTA member)


The applicant must be a physical therapist or in his/her final year of an accredited physical therapy program. Applicants must have obtained State of Michigan licensure prior to beginning the residency. Residents must be a member of the APTA.

Want to apply?

Please use the following website to begin your application:

Application deadline March 15, 2019.

If you have further questions contact:

Kevin Duffy, Human Resources, at 616.840.8318 or 800.528.8989.

For program-specific questions contact Christina Platko, PT, DPT, NCS at