About the Episode:
Ever wondered what it’s like to be a PT in the NFL? Today we’ve got the playbook as we talk to Jess Galey, a recent graduate of UPMC NFL Sports PT Residency who worked with the Pittsburgh Steelers. Jess breaks down her day-to-day responsibilities, the pros and cons of working with professional athletes, and the importance of sports residencies for advanced training.
What You’ll Learn:
- The roles of a Sports PT in a pro football training room
- How PTs collaborate with athletic trainers and other healthcare providers
- The value of advanced training through sports residencies
- Tips for those considering a career in sports physical therap