Neurology Residency Program

College

  • Center City Campus
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Degree Earned

  • Residency

Program Type

  • On Campus

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Leadership

Name: Jeffrey Ratliff, MD
Position: Residency Program Director

Leadership

Name: Christopher Skidmore, MD
Position: Associate Program Director

Leadership

Name: Ericka Wong, MD
Position: Associate Program Director

For Program Information

Name: Jody Volpe
Position: Education Coordinator
Organization: Department of Neurology

901 Walnut Street
Suite 400
Philadelphia, PA 19107

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Program Overview

The residency training program in Neurology at Thomas Jefferson University, a fully accredited four-year categorical 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.

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.

Application Process

Applications are accepted only through ERAS.

We participate in the National Residency Match Program and usethe Electronic Residency Application Service (ERAS).