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ATL SkylineWith Emory University's campus located five miles northeast of downtown Atlanta, Neurosurgery residents have immediate access to resources in one of the nation's fastest-growing metropolitan areas.  In Atlanta, fine dining, shopping and rich history combine with inspiration-inducing attractions to create a city with southern charm and world-class sophistication.

Atlanta offers residents both a high quality of life and a lower cost of living than the national average; significantly lower than comparable large metropolitan areas.  Thus, residents reap many benefits of living in a large city - restaurants, entertainment, sporting events and family activities - without the elevated cost of living associated with comparable cities.  

More than five million people call Atlanta home, giving rise to a diversity of culture, social and recreational interests.  The city's voluminous list of attractions includes: