Available Fellowship Positions

University of Miami
Miami, Florida

The MS/Neuroimmunology Fellowship program at The University of Miami is designed to provide comprehensive training in clinical care for adult patients with MS and other immune-mediated CNS disorders (transverse myelitis, optic neuritis, neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders, MOG, autoimmune encephalitis, etc.). The National Multiple Sclerosis Society has maned our center a “Partner in MS Care” for providing comprehensive, state-of-the-art treatment for people with MS.

Clinical fellows will be involved in routine patient care and will be part of our clinical trial study team. For those interested in research, a second year with the option of obtaining a Master's degree is an option. For more information, click here

Fellowship Director Leticia Tornes, MD, FAAN | [email protected]
Fellowship Co-Director N/A
Fellowship Coordinator Andrea Ruiz | [email protected]
2 Available Fellowship Positions Updated as of 11/19/2021
Application Deadline: January 1 of PYG3 Year
Eligible Trainees
  • Adult Neurology
Do fellows take call duty?  Phone Call Only
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 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.)
  • Autoimmune/Paraneoplastic Encephalitis
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?  November of PGY3 Year Interviews Begin February of PGY3 Year
Typical Number of New Positions Per Year? 1 Typical Number of Fellows in Training? 2
Required Application Materials
  • Application Form
  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • USMLE scores
Fellowship Positions Filled March of PGY3 Year
Fellowship Recruitment Policy Agreed

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