Available Fellowship Positions

Oregon Health & Science University
Portland, Oregon

The OHSU MS Center, in conjunction with the Veterans Affairs MS Center of Excellence - West, offers fully-funded two-year fellowships in MS and Neuroimmunology with an option for a third year. For applicants interested in pediatric MS and Neuroimmunology, we offer a one-year clinical fellowship program in collaboration with Doernbecher’s Children Hospital and Shriners Hospitals for Children - Portland.

Fellowships are designed around the needs and interests of fellows, allowing fellows to focus on their areas of interest and long-term career goals. Clinical experience is gained through outpatient clinics and inpatient services at OHSU and the Portland VA Medical Center. A variety of educational seminars occur weekly, providing opportunities for learning, leadership and collaboration. Research experience is gained through classes offered by the Human Investigations Program at OHSU, as well as opportunities to initiate or collaborate on projects carried out at OHSU and the VA. For more information, click here

Fellowship Director Vijayshree Yadav | [email protected]
Fellowship Co-Director Dennis Bourdette | [email protected]
Fellowship Coordinator Jaimie Henry | [email protected]
2 Available Fellowship Positions Updated as of 11/11/2021
Application Deadline: January 1 of PYG3 Year
Eligible Trainees
  • Adult Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
Do fellows take call duty?  In-House Call
Multidisciplinary Rotations Available
  • Neuropathology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Neuro-Urology
  • Neuro-Radiology
  • Electrophysiology
  • 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 2-3 Years
General Neurology Clinics? No Neuroimmunology Topics Covered
  • Demyelinating diseases (MS, NMOSD, MOGAD, etc.)
  • Neuro-rheumatology
  • Autoimmune/Paraneoplastic Encephalitis
  • Peripheral Neuroimmunology
  • Vasculitis
  • Autoimmune epilepsy
Availability of Graduate courses/Master's degree? Yes Approved by Institutional GME?  No
Sponsorship of H1b Visa? No Sponsorship of J1 Visa? No
Are positions contingent on securing external funding? No Accept Applications off-cycle? Yes
Begin Accepting Applications When?  September of PGY3 Year Interviews Begin November of PGY3 Year
Typical Number of New Positions Per Year? 2 Typical Number of Fellows in Training? 5
Required Application Materials
  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
Fellowship Positions Filled February of PGY3 Year
Fellowship Recruitment Policy Agreed

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