Available Fellowship Positions

University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The Age Span MS/Neuroinflammatory Fellowship of the Neurology Training Program at the University of Pennsylvania/Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is designed to develop the necessary knowledge and skills required to provide expert diagnosis and care of people across the age span (from children to adults) with inflammatory and/or demyelinating conditions, and to develop the future leaders of the field in clinical care and research initiatives. Click here for more information. 

Fellowship Director Jennifer Orthmann Murphy, MD, PhD | [email protected]
Fellowship Co-Director Sarah Hopkins, MD | [email protected]
Fellowship Coordinator Juliana Adedipe | [email protected]
1 Available Fellowship Position Updated as of 11/22/2021
Application Deadline: February 1 of PYG3 Year
Eligible Trainees
  • Adult Neurology
  • Pediatric Neurology
Do fellows take call duty? No Call
Multidisciplinary Rotations Available
  • Neuropathology
  • Neuro-Ophthalmology
  • Neuro-Radiology
  • Neuro-Rehabilitation
  • Neuropsychology
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 Funding Dependent
General Neurology Clinics? No Neuroimmunology Topics Covered
  • Demyelinating diseases (MS, NMOSD, MOGAD, etc.)
  • Neuro-rheumatology
  • Autoimmune/Paraneoplastic Encephalitis
  • Vasculitis
Availability of Graduate courses/Master's degree? Yes Approved by Institutional GME?  Yes
Sponsorship of H1b Visa? No Sponsorship of J1 Visa? Yes
Are positions contingent on securing external funding? No Accept Applications off-cycle? Yes
Begin Accepting Applications When?  September of PGY3 Year Interviews Begin December of PGY3 Year
Typical Number of New Positions Per Year? 1 Typical Number of Fellows in Training? 2-3
Required Application Materials
  • CV
  • Personal Statement
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
Fellowship Positions Filled March of PGY3 Year
Fellowship Recruitment Policy Agreed

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