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Notice to applicants: Please contact the residency or fellowship program directly to apply for a position. All available positions will be posted on this site. More information on career and specialty choice, residency program selection, board certification, membership organizations and community characteristics and resources can be found in the Career Planning Resource section.

Posting/Removing a Residency Position

If you are on the staff of a residency or fellowship program and would like to post an open position in your program, please use our Residency and Fellowship vacancy submission form. (This form is only to provide information on openings or vacancies in your institution for posting.) To remove your posting, email the information (clearly identify the listing to be removed) to [email protected] Listings will be automatically removed after the listed "start date" unless we receive notification to extend the listing.

January 2017 Start Month

Program Specialty: Nephrology
Start Date: Jan. 1, 2017
Date Posted: Aug. 19, 2016
Program Year: 4
Application Deadline: Dec. 31, 2016
Institution Name: University of Minnesota
Contact Name: Sarah Elfering
Contact Address: 717 Delaware St. S.E. Suite 353, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55414
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Candidates must have completed an ACGME-accredited internal medicine residency or combined medicine residency program prior to the fellowship.

Special Comments: The University of Minnesota has an immediate opening for a nephrology fellow. Our fully accredited 2-year program leads to board eligibility in nephrology. We have an active transplant program and offer an optional 3rd-year Association of Surgical Technologists (AST)-certified transplant fellowship.

Our patient population comprises a wide mix of racial and socioeconomic groups. Our curriculum exposes fellows to inpatient consultation and primary nephrology services, kidney pathology, kidney transplantation, dialysis, vascular access, palliative care and outpatient nephrology clinical activities.

To apply, please submit the following via email:
Personal statement that includes your background, education and experience, long-term goals and areas of interest; CV; 3 letters of recommendation (1 from your residency director); med school transcript; United States Medical Licensing Examination (USMLE®) scores; and if applicable, visa status (J1 preferred) and Educational Commission For Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG) certification.

The medical school seeks to attain a diverse learning environment through the recruitment, enrollment, hiring, retention of student graduates and faculty and staff who are underrepresented in medicine.

Program Specialty: Nephrology
Start Date: Jan. 1, 2017
Date Posted: Aug. 19, 2016
Program Year: 4
Application Deadline: Jan. 1, 2017
Institution Name: Tulane University School of Medicine
Contact Name: Eric Simon, MD
Contact Address: 1430 Tulane Ave., SL 45 New Orleans, Louisiana 70112
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Candidates should have completed a 3-year ACGME-accredited residency in internal medicine and passed USMLE®: Step 1, 2, 3; CS or Complex 1, 2, 3 and PE. Foreign graduates should have a valid ECFMG certificate.

Special Comments: The Tulane University nephrology fellowship is a 2-year program with strong clinical training and protected research time. We are in the heart of New Orleans and provide care for a diverse population of patients. Fellows will have the opportunity to join a highly respected program that is a referral center for the region. Please submit a cover letter and CV to fellowship program coordinator: Melissa Peacock at (504) 988-5346. Please note: Fellows may be able to start prior to start date listed.

June 2017 Start Month

Program Specialty: Patient safety fellowship
Start Date: June 19, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 28, 2016
Program Year: N/A
Application Deadline: Oct. 30, 2016
Institution Name: Kaiser Permanente Northern California Residency Programs
Contact Name: Paul Preston, MD
Contact Address: 2425 Geary Blvd., San Francisco, California 94115
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: Interested candidates should: 1) have completed clinical training terminal degree; 2) demonstrate a special interest in patient safety, human factors or creating high-reliability organizations as a long-term career goal.

Special Comments: Please do not hesitate to contact me should you have any questions about our patient safety fellowship program.

July 2017 Start Month

Program Specialty: Geriatric psychiatry
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Dec. 5, 2016
Program Year: 5
Application Deadline: Saturday, April 1, 2017
Institution Name: University of California-San Diego
Contact Name: Steven Huege
Contact Address: 9500 Gilman Dr., La Jolla, California 92093
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Completion of an ACGME Accredited General Psychiatry Residency

Special Comments: The Geriatric Psychiatry Fellowship Program at the VA San Diego Healthcare System (VASDHS) and the University of California, San Diego (UCSD) is offering 2 VA-funded, 1-year, full-time positions beginning July 1, 2017. Opportunities for research training are also available for interested applicants as well.

Program Specialty: Trauma research fellowship
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 28, 2016
Program Year: 2
Application Deadline: April 15, 2017
Institution Name: Hurley Medical Center/Michigan State University
Contact Name: Pauline Tippet
Contact Address: 1 Hurley Plaza, 7B Trauma Services Dept., Flint, Michigan 48503
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: The candidate must have completed a residency training program and/or medical school but does not have to have prior surgical experience, as the focus is on academic skills, such as research, teaching medical students and residents and improving quality of care.

Special Comments: This trauma research fellowship (affiliated with Michigan State College of Human Medicine) is useful for physicians who want to gain experience in designing and implementing research studies, as well as publishing and presenting findings in scientific journals or at professional conferences. Skills are transferable to any physician specialty and especially useful for academic positions. Faculty appointments are available from Michigan State University.

Hurley Medical Center is a 443-bed premier public teaching hospital in the heart of Genesee County, Michigan, and houses Hurley Children's Hospital. As the region's only Level I Trauma Center, Level II Pediatric Trauma Center, Burn Center and the highest-level Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) available in Genesee County, Hurley is a recognized leader in clinical care and education, maintaining affiliations with Michigan State University-East Lansing, the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, the University of Michigan-Flint, Mott Community College, Henry Ford Health System and Children's Hospital of Michigan-Detroit Medical Center. Founded in 1908, Hurley provides patient care for more than 100,000 people annually.

Program Specialty: Advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Oct. 14, 2016
Program Year: 7–8
Application Deadline: Feb. 15, 2017
Institution Name: New York Medical College/Westchester Medical Center
Contact Name: Tracy Curtiss
Contact Address: 100 Woods Road, Macy Pavilion, Suite 100, Valhalla, New York 10595
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: 3-Year ACGME-accredited Internal Medicine Residency, 3-Year ACGME-accredited Cardiovascular Disease Fellowship

Special Comments: WMC is an active tertiary and quaternary center located 30 minutes north of New York City. It performs 20+ transplants and 20+ VAD implantations each year. The curriculum exceeds all requirements for the ACGME and ABIM certification, including procedural experience with right heart catheterization and endomyocardial biopsy. It provides exposure to a full spectrum of advanced heart failure pathologies including rare diseases, acute and long-term VAD and a robust pulmonary hypertension program. Contact Tracy Curtiss at [email protected] with questions and to apply.

Program Specialty: Spinal cord injury medicine
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Oct. 7, 2016
Program Year: 1
Application Deadline: Feb. 1, 2017
Institution Name: University of Minnesota
Contact Name: Carly Anderson
Contact Address: 420 Delaware Street SE, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55455
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Applicants must have completed an ACGME-accredited residency program in physical medicine and rehabilitation, anesthesiology, emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, neurological surgery, neurology, orthopedic surgery, pediatrics, plastic surgery, surgery or urology and be board eligible or board certified in their specialty.

Special comments: The Spinal Cord Injury Fellowship at the University of Minnesota is a newly accredited ACGME fellowship accepting our first fellow in July 2017. Visit our website at http://www.rehabmedicine.umn.edu/education-training/fellowships/spinal-cord-injury-medicine

Program Specialty: Clinical cardiac electrophysiology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Oct. 7, 2016
Program Year: 7
Application Deadline: Dec. 9, 2016
Institution Name: University of Nebraska Medical Center
Contact Name: Jessica Delaney, MD
Contact Address: 982265 Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, Nebraska 68198
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Prerequisites are completion of a general cardiology fellowship at an ACGME-accredited institution in the United States; board eligible in cardiovascular disease at the start of EP fellowship.

Special comments: The University of Nebraska Medical Center (UNMC) offers a 2-year ACGME-accredited clinical cardiac electrophysiology fellowship. We have an unexpected opening starting July 1, 2017. UNMC is the tertiary academic referral center for the Nebraska region offering state-of-the-art EP services including catheter ablation of endocardial and epicardial ventricular tachycardia, atrial fibrillation and complex SVT, as well as laser lead extraction. Fellows will receive comprehensive training including active participation in EP procedures, continuity clinic and monthly attendance on the inpatient teaching service. Research opportunities are available, and fellows are expected to participate in a research study during their time in the fellowship. Interested applicants please provide the following documents: Updated curriculum vitae, personal statement and 2–3 letters of recommendation.

Program Specialty: Pathology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Oct. 7, 2016
Program Year: 2 or 3
Application Deadline: Feb. 1, 2017
Institution Name: NYU Langone Medical Center
Contact Name: Adrienne Dolginko
Contact Address: 522 1st Ave., New York, New York 10075
Contact Email: [email protected]

Special comments: The NYU School of Medicine Department of Pathology is accepting applications for transfer resident positions in anatomic and/or clinical pathology at the PGY2 or PGY3 levels to begin in July 2017. The program is located on the east side of midtown Manhattan at Bellevue Hospital Center and NYU Langone Medical Center. The department accessions approximately 60,000 surgical pathology specimens, 45,000 cytology specimens [29,000 gyn/16,000 non-gyn] and 180 autopsies per year. Approximately 6 million billable tests are performed annually in the programs clinical laboratories.

Program Specialty: Cardiovascular imaging fellowship
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 28, 2016
Program Year: 4–7
Application Deadline: Oct. 31, 2016
Institution Name: Boston Medical Center/VA Boston Healthcare System
Contact Name: Lisa Utkin
Contact Address: 1400 VFW Parkway, West Roxbury, Massachusetts 02132
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Applicants must have completed 3 years of internal medicine residency training from an accredited program and must be either planning to go on to a cardiovascular fellowship or have already completed cardiology fellowship training. Individuals with cardiology training are preferred. Candidates should be permanent residents or eligible for a J1 visa.

Applications including 3 letters of reference are reviewed by the lab director. Foreign trained applicants must have a valid ECFMG certificate prior to consideration for the fellowship. Selected applicants are invited for an interview. Faculty members meet individually with applicants to assess their clinical competence and potential to perform research. After all interviews are completed, faculty meets to rank applicants and select potential fellows.

Please apply with a personal statement, your CV and 3 letters of recommendation (1 of them must be from either the residency or cardiovascular fellowship director). Please send all the information by email to: [email protected]. The program director of this program is Jayashri Aragam, MD.

Special Comments: This advanced cardiovascular imaging fellowship seeks to provide intense training in echocardiography and introductory training in nuclear cardiology, cardiac CT and cardiac MRI. The program is designed to meet professional certification requirements for interpretation of standard transthoracic echocardiography studies; and performance of transesophageal contrast and stress echocardiograms.

The program will also provide basic training in nuclear cardiology and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. The fellow will become proficient in the use of the latest technology for cardiac imaging and develop an integrated appreciation of cardiac physiology and pathophysiology from the combined clinical and research program.

The fellowship is sponsored by Boston Medical Center/Boston University and the training will be at the VA Boston Healthcare System in West Roxbury. West Roxbury VA Hospital, part of the Boston VA healthcare System is a tertiary care hospital that provides advanced tertiary cardiac care to veterans throughout New England. The hospital is affiliated with both Boston University and Harvard University and is staffed by trainees and faculty affiliated with both universities.

Program Specialty: Medical ethics fellowship
Start Date: July 1, 2017 to June 30, 2018
Date Posted: Sept. 28, 2016
Program Year: 2
Application Deadline: March 1, 2017
Institution Name: Northwell Health
Contact Name: Renee McLeod-Sordjan
Contact Address: 270-05 76th Ave., New Hyde Park, New York 11040
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: The Division of Medical Ethics has inpatient clinical, educational and research activities at North Shore University Hospital, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Cohen Children's Medical Center and Zucker Hillside Hospital. The division helps address professional norms values and the principles, rules and codes utilized as standards for patient-centered medical care. The medical ethics service provides consultation to neonatal, pediatric and adult populations. The purpose is to increase transparency and improve communication between clinicians, patients and families regarding complex medical ethical issues of treatment.

Requirements: Doctoral degree in clinical discipline, preferred (MD, DO, DNP, JD, PhD). Current license to practice in clinical discipline as a physician or nurse practitioner in the state of New York, 2 years previous clinical inpatient experience in a staff physician, nursing or clinical ethics role, preferred.

Description: The program is for those seeking clinical experience in medical ethics. The fellowship entails supervised clinical responsibilities for ethics consults at North Shore University, Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Cohen Children's Medical Center and Zucker Hillside Hospital.

Academic work will include completion of the bioethics certificate course or fulfilling requirements for a Master in Bioethics. A scholarly effort is expected in the performance of a research project.

Additional responsibilities: Preparation for Ethics Committee meetings, conference meetings and conference presentations at various departments at the mentioned institutions and at Hofstra University–Northwell School of Medicine.

Stipend: Available with benefits
Application: Should include copy of CV, a personal statement that reflects your interest in a fellowship in medical ethics and a list of 3 personal references.
Application Deadline: March 2017.

Contact: Renee McLeod-Sordjan, MD, director of Ethics Consult Service
For more information, contact Ilene Rudy-Slatkin at [email protected].

Program Specialty: Internal medicine
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 28, 2016
Program Year: 2
Application Deadline: Nov. 1, 2016
Institution Name: Methodist Dallas Medical Center
Contact Name: Tiffany Johnson
Contact Address: 1441 N. Beckley Ave., Dallas, Texas 75203
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites:

  • Completion of PGY-1 in an ACGME-accredited program
  • Clinical experience preferred but not required
  • No failed attempts on USMLE® or COMLEX exams

U.S. citizen, a permanent resident or a J1 visa. Valid ECFMG certificate.

Program Specialty: Internal medicine
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 28, 2016
Program Year: 2
Application Deadline: July 1, 2017
Institution Name: Saint Peter's University Hospital
Contact Name: Cheryl Weingart
Contact Address: 254 Easton Ave, New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: Completion of PGY-1 year of internal medicine in ACGME-accredited residency program.
Required Documents: CV, personal statement, 3 letters of recommendations (1 letter must be from current residency program director), medical school diploma, transcript, Medical School Performance Evaluation (MSPE), USMLE® Step 1,2 and 3 (if completed) scores, ECFMG certificate, photo, visa status, ITE Exam report.

Interested candidates should contact residency coordinator, Cheryl Weingart at [email protected]. Phone: (732) 745-8600, ext. 8345.

Program Specialty: Cardiovascular imaging fellowship
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 28, 2016
Program Year: 4-7
Application Deadline: Nov. 1, 2016
Institution Name: VA Boston Healthcare System
Contact Name: Lisa Utkin
Contact Address: 1400 VFW Parkway Cardiology Section, West Roxbury, Massachusetts 02132
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Applicants must have completed 3 years of internal medicine residency training from an accredited program and must be either planning to go on to cardiovascular fellowship or have already completed cardiology fellowship training.

Candidates should be permanent residents or citizens or eligible for J1 visa. Foreign trained applicants must have a valid ECFMG certificate prior to consideration. Selected applicants will be invited for an interview.

Please apply with a personal statement, your CV and 3 letters of recommendation (1 letter must be from your residency or cardiovascular fellowship director). You may address these letters to Dr. Jayashri Aragam, director Echocardiography Lab VA Boston Healthcare System. All application materials should be sent directly to Lisa Utkin at [email protected].

Special Comments: The advanced cardiovascular imaging fellowship seeks to provide intense training in echocardiography and introductory training in nuclear cardiology, cardiac CT and cardiac MRI. The program is designed to meet professional certification requirements for interpretation of standard transthoracic echocardiography studies; and performance of transesophageal including intraoperative TEE contrast and stress echocardiograms. The program will also provide basic training in nuclear cardiology and cardiac magnetic resonance imaging. The fellow will become proficient in the use of the latest technology for cardiac imaging and develop an integrated appreciation of cardiac physiology and pathophysiology.

Program Specialty: Nephrology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 9, 2016
Program Year: 4 and 5
Application Deadline: Jan. 1, 2017
Institution Name: University at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
Contact Name: Winnie Su, MD
Contact Address: 1152-462 Grider St., Buffalo, New York 14215
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: Completion of ACGME-accredited internal medicine residency. Exceptional candidates who have completed non-ACGME accredited internal medicine and nephrology training may also be considered.

Special Comments: The University at Buffalo Nephrology Fellowship Program is a fully accredited, comprehensive program that offers strong clinical nephrology training. We also offer Interventional nephrology training towards ASDIN certification within the 2 years of the general nephrology fellowship. Combined fellowship training in nephrology and clinical informatics leading to dual board certification is also available.

To apply, please submit your CV, USMLE® transcript, and if applicable, visa status and ECFMG certification to Dr. Su at [email protected].

Program Specialty: Adult congenital heart disease
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 9, 2016
Program Year: 7
Application Deadline: Feb. 1, 2017
Institution Name: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Contact Name: Camille Moenkhaus
Contact Address: 2500 N. State St., Jackson, Mississippi 39216
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: Completion of adult or pediatric cardiology fellowship

Program Specialty: Vascular neurology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 9, 2016
Program Year: 5
Application Deadline: Feb. 1, 2017
Institution Name: Penn State College of Medicine
Contact Name: Renee Choycee, Program Coordinator
Contact Address: 500 University Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: ACGME-approved neurology residency

Program Specialty: Radiation oncology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Sept. 2, 2016
Program Year: 2
Application Deadline: Nov. 1, 2016
Institution Name: New York Methodist Hospital
Contact Name: David Hong
Contact Address: 506 6th St., Brooklyn, New York 11215
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: Completion of an accredited intern year prior to start date.
Special Comments: Applications will be taken via ERAS.

Program Specialty: Vascular neurology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Aug. 19, 2016
Program Year: 5
Application Deadline: April 1, 2017
Institution Name: University of Florida Health Jacksonville
Contact Name: Yolanda Reyes
Contact Address: 580 W. 8th St., Jacksonville, Florida 32209
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Successful completion of an accredited ACGME or AOA neurology residency prior to matriculation with board eligibility included.

Please include CV, personal statement, 3 letters of recommendation, and USMLE®/COMLEX scores.

Special Comments: The vascular neurology fellowship at the University of Florida Health Jacksonville is a fully accredited ACGME fellowship with a diverse, competency-based curriculum that combines broad clinical experiences with exposure to all the diverse facets of this neurologic subspecialty. The fellow interacts with other in-hospital medical specialists including: Interventional neuroradiology, endovascular neurosurgery and neurocritical care at both clinical and educational levels. Opportunities for fellows to conduct independent clinical research and participate in clinical trials (including National Institutes of Health–funded trials) are abundant as well.

The fellows' inpatient and outpatient rotations at the stroke clinic are conducted on campus at U.F. Health Jacksonville, a joint commission-certified stroke center and the region's only level 1 trauma center. At U.F. Health Jacksonville, the vascular neurology fellows provide care to a demographically diverse population of patients. Patients with symptoms of acute stroke are flown to U.F. Health Jacksonville via its well-established field-to-stroke center helicopter ambulance program from multiple counties located within the Northeast Florida/Southeast Georgia region. Fellows gain competency in field-to-stroke center telemedicine evaluation during their training. Fellows also have ample opportunity to teach residents in the hospital's ACGME neurology program and to teach University of Florida College of Medicine medical students.

Program Specialty: Neuroradiology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Aug. 5, 2016
Program Year: 6
Application Deadline: Sept. 30, 2016
Institution Name: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Contact Name: Debbie Kenneybrew
Contact Address: 8700 Beverly Blvd., Los Angeles, California 90048
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Board eligible diagnostic radiology residents, currently enrolled in, or have completed a diagnostic radiology residency accredited by the ACGME.

Special Comments: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles has a neuroradiology fellowship opportunity available for the July 2017 academic year. The 1-year program provides a wealth of cases and pathology encompassing all facets of neuroradiology. Program graduates will become highly skilled neuroradiologists who remain in high demand, even in the most competitive job markets.

We are also actively recruiting for 2 Body Imaging fellows for the 2018 academic year. The clinical fellowship consists of MR, CT and US. This is a procedure strong fellowship with heavy emphasis on image-guided procedures, including biopsies, radiofrequency ablations, drainages and thoracentesis/paracentesis and advanced diagnostic imaging. Electives and moonlighting opportunities are available.

Program Specialty: Vascular neurology (stroke)
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: Aug. 5, 2016
Program Year: 5
Application Deadline: Dec. 1, 2016
Institution Name: Mount Sinai Medical Center
Contact Name: Mandip Dhamoon, MD, DrPH
Contact Address: 1 Gustave Levy Place, New York, New York 10029
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: ACGME-accredited neurology residency

Program Specialty: Spinal cord injury fellowship
Start Date: July 2017
Date Posted: July 25, 2016
Program Year: 4 or 5, depending on specialty
Application Deadline: Dec. 31, 2016
Institution Name: Minneapolis VAMC through University of Minnesota
Contact Name: Stephanie Boyle, MD
Contact Address: 1 Veterans Drive, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: Completion of residency prior to start date in PM&R, emergency medicine, family medicine, internal medicine, neurological surgery, neurology, orthopedics, plastic surgery, surgery or urology.

Special Comments: Final approval for ACGME certification to occur January 2017.

Program Specialty: Psychosomatic medicine fellowship
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: July 25, 2016
Program Year: 5
Application Deadline: April 1, 2017
Institution Name: The Ohio State University
Contact Name: Joenna Cynkar
Contact Address: 1670 Upham Dr., Columbus, Ohio 43210
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: MD or DO.

  • Eligible for an Ohio training certificate or permanent medical license.
  • Successful completion of an ACGME-accredited residency by the time of entry into the program.
  • Holds a U.S. citizenship, permanent residency or J-1 visa.

Program Specialty: Neuroradiology
Start Date: July 1, 2017
Date Posted: July 25, 2016
Program Year: 6
Application Deadline: June 15, 2017
Institution Name: SKMC at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital
Contact Name: Isabella Corcoran
Contact Address: 132 S. 10th St., 1085 Main Bldg., Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19063
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: ACGME-accredited radiology residency or equivalent preparation

Special Comments: A neuroradiology fellowship position is available in the Department of Radiology at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Sidney Kimmel Medical College (SKMC) in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. This is a 1-year, ACGME-accredited neuroradiology fellowship position beginning July 1, 2017. The neuroradiology division is staffed by 8 neuroradiologists, and the department chair is a nationally recognized ENT radiologist. The fellowship includes a 1-month pediatric neuroradiology rotation at Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, as well as dedicated rotations in ENT radiology. The fellowship provides comprehensive training and skills in all aspects of diagnostic neuroradiology. Training in advanced neuroradiology techniques is an integral part of the fellowship; an MR physics group specializing in functional imaging of the brain and spine is part of the division. There are multiple divisional teaching conferences as well as interdisciplinary conferences with neurosurgery, orthopedic surgery, neurology, ENT, ophthalmology and radiation oncology to enhance the educational experience. Fellows can attend neuropathology conferences, including a brain dissection conference. Thomas Jefferson University hospital is 1 of a few institutions with MR-PET imaging. Ample research opportunities are available. Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and SKMC are major teaching institutions in the Philadelphia region.

August 2017 Start Month

Program Specialty: Sports medicine
Start Date: Aug. 1, 2017
Date Posted: Aug. 19, 2016
Program Year: 6
Application Deadline: Nov. 1, 2016
Institution Name: NYU School of Medicine, NYU Langone Medical Center Hospital for Joint Disease
Contact Name: Tianna L. John, MHA
Contact Address: 301 E. 17th St., New York, New York 10006
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Completion of ACGME-accredited orthopedic surgery residency.

Special Comments:
Interested applicants please send the following documents:

  • Updated curriculum vitae
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Copy of medical school diploma

For additional questions, please contact: Tianna L. John, MHA, fellowship program coordinator, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery at [email protected].

November 2017 Start Month

Program Specialty: Neurology
Start Date: Nov. 1, 2017 (flexible)
Date Posted: Aug. 30, 2016
Program Year: 2
Application Deadline: Oct. 1, 2016 (flexible)
Institution Name: University of Maryland
Contact Name: Michele Canter
Contact Address: Neurology Education Office, 110 S. Paca St., 3rd Floor Baltimore, Maryland 21201
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: Prior to beginning training in neurology, a PGY-1 with at least 8 months of internal medicine is required at an ACGME-accredited institution in the United States.

Special Comments: To be eligible, candidates must graduate from an approved American or Canadian medical school or obtain ECFMG certification. To be considered for an interview with University of Maryland Neurology, we require clinical experience in the United States sufficient enough to ensure that the applicant is competitive for a PGY-1 position in an ACGME-accredited program. The University of Maryland Medical Center (UMMC) adheres to the standards and guidelines for the employment of nonimmigrants as established by federal immigration laws and the U.S. Department of Labor. UMMC will hire only U.S. citizens and noncitizens that are authorized for employment. Nonimmigrant foreign residents or fellows must have a J-1 visa and ECFMG certificate in order to apply. H-1B visas are not considered appropriate visas for residents or fellows.

July 2018 Start Month

Program Specialty: Sports neurology fellowship
Start Date: July 1, 2018
Date Posted: Dec. 5, 2016
Application Deadline: Jan. 31, 2017
Institution Name: Berman Brain & Spine Institute
Contact Name: Tzipora Sofare
Contact Address: 5051 Greenspring Ave., Baltimore, Maryland 21209
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Graduate of neurology residency program - Board eligible (ABPN)

Special Comments: The largest and most comprehensive institute of its kind outside of the academic medical center setting in Baltimore, the Berman Brain & Spine Institute is a nationally recognized health care leader and is currently ranked by US News and World Report at #36 in the fields of neurology and neurosurgery. The institute’s staff provides exceptional, comprehensive, and compassionate care for patients with medical and surgical disorders of the brain and spine and is committed to patient care and advocacy, teaching and research. The team of fellowship-trained expert neurologists, neurosurgeons, physiatrists and orthopedic spine surgeons, collaborates with numerous subspecialists, including neurointerventional radiologists, neuropsychologists, health psychologists, neurocritical care specialists and neurologists.

Program Specialty: Advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology
Start Date: July 1, 2018
Date Posted: Oct. 14, 2016
Program Year: 7
Application Deadline: Dec. 31, 2016
Institution Name: University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics
Contact Name: Beth C. Brace
Contact Address: 600 Highland Ave., H4/583-3248, Madison, Wisconsin 53792
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Completion of an ACGME-accredited cardiovascular medicine fellowship program

Program Specialty: Vascular neurology
Start Date: July 1, 2018
Date Posted: Sept. 28, 2016
Program Year: 5
Application Deadline: Dec. 1, 2017
Institution Name: Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Contact Name: Renee Choyce
Contact Address: 30 Hope Drive, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Before starting a fellowship, the candidate will have successfully completed an ACGME-approved residency program in neurology. The candidate must be either board eligible or board certified in neurology.

Special Comments: We currently have a position available for July 1, 2017. Please contact us if interested. The vascular program has completed training of 4 physicians. The program is a continuous 12-month vascular neurology fellowship. The purpose of the fellowship training program in vascular neurology is to provide an academically and clinically rigorous training program to give the trainee outstanding skills in the area of stroke and vascular neurology. The program is designed to provide basic and clinical knowledge, procedural skills, clinical judgment, professionalism and interpersonal skills required as accomplished specialists in the discipline of vascular neurology. The ultimate goal is to produce competent stroke specialists who can practice independently in either a private practice or academic center. There is ample time for research, teaching and to develop a personal area of your own interest with the field of vascular neurology. The training program is ACGME accredited.

Program Specialty: Neuroimmunology (multiple sclerosis)
Start Date: July 1, 2018
Date Posted: Sept. 2, 2016
Program Year: 5
Application Deadline: Nov. 30, 2016
Institution Name: University of Pittsburgh Medical Center
Contact Name: Zongqi Xia
Contact Address: 3501 5th Ave., BST3-7019, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15260
Contact Email: [email protected]
Prerequisites: Please submit the following to:

  1. Cover letter summarizing your academic interests and goals
  2. Curriculum vitae
  3. Three letters of recommendation from past or current academic or clinical mentors and/or supervisors (directly from the referees)

Special Comments: Pittsburgh Institute for Multiple Sclerosis Care and Research and the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) offer clinical fellowship opportunities in the field of multiple sclerosis. Fellows rotate through the MS center at UPMC and join a multidisciplinary team for 1 to 2 years and learn about the diagnosis and management of patients with MS and related disorders. Fellows are encouraged to participate in ongoing clinical research studies to enhance their experience in MS clinical care.

Our MS Center is a NMSS-recognized comprehensive care center for MS and is an active member of the Consortium of MS Centers. Patients participate in a prospective natural history study that aims to bring precision medicine to MS, as well as other clinical trials. We work with fellows to develop an individualized training program that includes supervised MS patient care, exposure to multidisciplinary care, coordination of complex patient management, didactic activities and teaching and research opportunities.

Program Specialty: Advanced heart failure and transplant cardiology
Start Date: July 1, 2018
Date Posted: Aug. 5, 2016
Program Year: 7
Application Deadline: April 1, 2018
Institution Name: Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center
Contact Name: Serena Messer
Contact Address: 2801 W Kinnikinnic River Parkway, Suite 175, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53215
Contact Email: [email protected]

Prerequisites: Completion of an ACGME-accredited cardiovascular disease fellowship; board eligible in cardiovascular disease at start of advanced fellowship training.

Special Comments: The fellowship program has a structured curriculum, with emphasis on personalized patient-care skills, the development of leadership skills and research. The fellowship program is designed to provide broad clinical and academic education that includes a working relationship with a dedicated team of 9 advanced heart failure cardiologists and thoracic surgeons. Emphasis is on the management of patients with advanced heart failure, pre- and post-operative management of heart transplant patients and LVAD patients. The program also includes hands-on management of ventricular assist devices and long-term management of transplant patients.

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