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Program Description

Our three-year pediatric neurology residency training program is designed to:

  • Meet the resident's career goals through individual tailoring of our training program
  • Allow the residents flexibility to explore interests such as global health and epidemiological research
  • Foster the resident’s critical thinking
  • Provide the resident with the core knowledge, skills and experience that will enable the resident to provide children with neurological problems excellence in clinical care
  • Enhance each resident’s skills as a teacher
  • Provide each resident the opportunity to conduct supervised clinical and/or laboratory research
  • Prepare the resident to sit successfully for examination by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology for Certification in Neurology (with Special Qualification in Child Neurology)
  • Facilitate the next step in the trainees career either by continuing in our program as junior staff while obtaining a Master’s degree either in the School of Public Health or in the School of Education, or through our support for obtaining further fellowship training or establishing a practice.