Available Fellowship Positions

NYU Langone
New York, New York

The NYU MS Comprehensive Care Center, located in midtown Manhattan, is one of the largest MS Centers on the East Coast, providing care to a multi-ethnically diverse population of nearly 3,000 patients with MS and other demyelinating conditions. The Center encompasses active Pediatric MS Program and Neuromyelitis Optica Research and Treatment Program and is staffed by five full-time neurologists, two nurse practitioners, two psychiatrists, a neuro-urologist, four full-time nurses, and social worker, who are fully dedicated to MS care. Neuro-ophthalmology services are provided by internationally renowned experts in neuro-ophthalmology in MS and the fellows attend both neuro-ophthalmology and neuro-urology clinics in addition to adult and pediatric MS clinic, ensuring an unusually wide exposure to MS care across life-spectrum.

Our group is active in clinical research and past fellows have presented their work at national and international conferences and have completed and published – on two-to-three original manuscripts during their fellowship. For more information, click here

Fellowship Director Ilya Kister, MD | [email protected]
Fellowship Co-Director N/A
Fellowship Coordinator Randa Hazar  | [email protected]
2 Available Fellowship Positions Updated as of 11/11/2021
Application Deadline: December 1 of PYG3 Year
Eligible Trainees
  • Adult Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
Do fellows take call duty?  Phone Call Only
Multidisciplinary Rotations Available
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Neuro-Urology
  • Neuro-Radiology
  • Neuro-Rehabilitation
  • Neuropsychology
  • Botox Injections
  • Baclofen Pump Management
Exposure to multidisciplinary comprehensive care?  Yes
Clinical Fellowship? Yes Length of Clinical Fellowship 1-Year
Combined Clinical/Research Fellowship? Yes Length of Clinical/Research Fellowship 1-2 Years
General Neurology Clinics? N/A Neuroimmunology Topics Covered
  • Demyelinating diseases (MS, NMOSD, MOGAD, etc.)
  • Neuro-rheumatology
  • Autoimmune/Paraneoplastic Encephalitis
  • Vasculitis
Availability of Graduate courses/Master's degree? No Approved by Institutional GME?  Yes
Sponsorship of H1b Visa? No Sponsorship of J1 Visa? No
Are positions contingent on securing external funding? No Accept Applications off-cycle? No
Begin Accepting Applications When?  September of PGY3 Year Interviews Begin December of PGY3 Year
Typical Number of New Positions Per Year? 1/2 Typical Number of Fellows in Training? 2
Required Application Materials
  • Application Form
  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
Fellowship Positions Filled January of PGY3 Year
Fellowship Recruitment Policy Agreed