The PM&R residency is sponsored by Vidant Health which includes the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University and Vidant Medical Center with its 75-bed Regional Rehabilitation Center. The Brody School of Medicine was founded over 30 years ago and is nationally recognized for its leadership in primary care education. Vidant Medical Center along with several surrounding community hospitals comprise Vidant Health. Vidant Medical Center is a 900-bed tertiary care hospital with Level I trauma center.
The Regional Rehabilitation Center is a 75-bed, state-of-the-art, CARF-accredited facility with specialty wards for traumatic brain injury, spinal cord injury, and pediatrics. The Center also includes separate outpatient and day rehabilitation programs as well as a modern therapeutic pool.
The PM&R Residency Program at East Carolina University provides many unique training opportunities which are highlighted below.