Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Residency

Overview

The residency training program in Neurology at Thomas Jefferson University, a fully accredited four-year training program, is designed to provide comprehensive training in all contemporary aspects of clinical neurology.  The program features a progressive increase in patient care and teaching responsibilities.  

In addition to general adult clinical neurology, areas covered during training include child neurology, EEG and evoked potential, neuromuscular disorders and EMG, neuroradiology, neuro-ophthalmology and neuropathology, among others. Intensive exposure to the basic neurosciences is provided.

Neurology Residency

Residents are encouraged to participate in departmental research activities in cerebrovascular disease, epilepsy, headache, neurogenetics, neuroimmunology, dementia and peripheral nerve disease. Residents also play an important role in medical student education.