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Program Highlights

  • An outstanding faculty with a deep commitment to education and research
  • A flexible curriculum to meet career needs of prospective fellows.
  • Hands-on, comprehensive clinical experience in electrodiagnostic evaluation of patients with central and peripheral nervous system disorders with close supervision by clinical neurophysiology faculty.
  • An  evidence-based didactic curriculum with innovative and rigorous lecture series in EMG, EEG, epilepsy and neuromuscular disease. Monthly journal clubs in both EMG/neuromuscular and EEG/epilepsy topics 
  • Ample research opportunities with clinical neurophysiology faculty well-known for their wide-ranging interests.
  • Scholarly interests in basic science to translational and clinical research in diagnosis and management of epilepsy syndromes and neuromuscular diseases.

Annual Lab volumes

  • Over 2500 EMGs
  • Over 3500 EEGs

Equipment and technologists

  • EEG: State of the art epilepsy monitoring with numerous video-EEG systems 
  • 7 dedicated LTM/cEEG review stations for fellows and attendings co-located well apportioned reading rooms
  • EMG: 7 state of the art net-worked Nicolet EMG machines linked to an EMG database accessible to all fellow, attending and technician computers
  • Neuromuscular ultrasound program
  • A highly experienced group of dedicated EEG and EMG technologists

Candidates

Candidates should be in the process of successfully completing a Neurology residency, and have a major interest in clinical neurophysiology (e.g., EEG/Epilepsy or EMG/Neuromuscular disease or both). Beyond fellowship, they may have practice or academic aspirations.  Either way,  this ACGME-accredited fellowship meets eligibility requirements for the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) sub-specialty board in Clinical Neurophysiology.