Why Choose Emory

Why choose Emory Neurosurgery?

  • Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) accredited program
  • Emory University Hospital: 
    • Neuro Critical Care team with multiple fellows and daytime and overnight mid-levels
    • Pre-operative midlevel providers and floor-based midlevels to support admissions, care coordination, medical management and dischargers.
  • Emory University Hospital – Midtown and Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta:
    • Multiple midlevels to support admissions, care coordination, medical management and dischargers.
  • The Faculty: comprised of world-renowned clinician experts and surgeon scientists who provide incomparable volume and outcomes.
  • Cutting-edge research in the areas of:
  • National Institute of Neurological Disorders & Stroke research education grant (R25)
  • Wide range of research opportunities – Winship Cancer Institute, Centers for Disease Control, American Cancer Society, Yerkes Primate Center, collaboration with orthopedics and interventional neuroradiology
  • Custom surgical loupes ordered and paid for by department for each resident
  • Expenses paid for The Society of Neurological Surgeons’ Research Update in Neuroscience for Neurosurgeons (RUNN) and other conferences
  • Full reimbursement for regional/national meeting presentations (with peer-reviewed journal submission)
  • Allotted $2,000 book fund for residents
  • Chief Resident all-expenses paid conference-of-choice trip
  • Competitive salaries that includes an increase with training advancement
  • Three weeks of vacation time each year
  • Health and dental insurance available free of charge for residents and reduced rates for families
  • Opportunity to participate in 10-15 clinical research projects per year
  • Fun and fellowship
  • The City of Atlanta