Available Fellowship Positions

Emory University Brain Health Center
Decatur/Atlanta, Georgia

Fellowship will be from the Emory Brain Health Center as a fellow/instructor position. Fellowship is typically a 1 year clinical/1 year clinical and research position. The fellow is trained in demyelinating diseases as well as other neuroinflammatory diseases including neurosarcoid and neuro-ID. Training and research are located at the Emory Brain Health Center but also includes inpatient consults and optional rotations in other facilities like the Shepherd MS Center in Atlanta. 

Fellowship Director Diana Vargas Vives | [email protected]
Fellowship Co-Director N/A
Fellowship Coordinator N/A
1 Available Fellowship Position Updated as of 08/23/2022
Application Deadline: January 1 of PYG3 Year
Eligible Trainees
  • Adult Neurology
Do fellows take call duty?  No Call
Multidisciplinary Rotations Available
  • Neuropathology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Neuro-Radiology
  • Neuro-Rehabilitation
  • Neuropsychology
  • Botox Injections
  • Baclofen Pump Management
Exposure to multidisciplinary comprehensive care?  Yes
Clinical Fellowship? Yes, under special circumstances Length of Clinical Fellowship 1 Year
Combined Clinical/Research Fellowship? Yes Length of Clinical/Research Fellowship 2 Years


General Neurology Clinics? Optional Neuroimmunology Topics Covered
  • Demyelinating diseases (MS, NMOSD, MOGAD, etc.)
  • Neuro-rheumatology
  • Autoimmune/Paraneoplastic Encephalitis
  • Vasculitis
  • Autoimmune epilepsy
  • Neurosarcoid
Availability of Graduate courses/Master's degree? Yes Approved by Institutional GME?  Yes
Sponsorship of H1b Visa? Yes Sponsorship of J1 Visa? Yes
Are positions contingent on securing external funding? No Accept Applications off-cycle? No
Begin Accepting Applications When?  October of PGY3 Year Interviews Begin November of PGY3 Year
Typical Number of New Positions Per Year? 1 Typical Number of Fellows in Training? 1-2
Required Application Materials
  • Application Form
  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • 2 Letters of Recommendation
Fellowship Positions Filled February of PGY3 Year
Fellowship Recruitment Policy Agreed