Outline of Components

Core Exposure—6 months
Basic Science (3 months)

  • Academic Coursework
  • On-Campus Laboratories
  • Off-Campus Laboratories
    • Kaplitt laboratory: Cornell
    • Ojemann laboratory: Washington University
    • Henderson laboratory: Stanford University
    • Eskandar laboratory: Massachusetts General Hospital
    • Vitek laboratory: University of Minnesota

Clinical Science (3 months)

  • Academic Coursework
  • Epilepsy Neurology (1 month)
  • Movement Disorder Neurology (1 month)
  • Pain Anesthesia (1 month)
  • Neuromuscular Neurology (1 month)

OR

Visiting Externship (6 months)

Immersion Exposure—18 months

  • Clinical Research (9 months)
    • Director: Nicholas Boulis, MD
  • Combined Functional, Nerve, Pain Fellowship, Year #1 (9 months)
    • Director: Robert Gross, MD PhD                       
    • Nicholas Boulis MD                

Didactic Exposure—ongoing over 24 months

  • On-Campus Conferences
  • Meetings/Courses/Seminars/Symposia
  • Masters of Science in Clinical Research (MSCR)