Our adult neurology residency program gives you the opportunity to train with more than 500 other residents and fellows from over 50 other residencies and fellowships offered at Saint Louis University. Our residents train at SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children’s Hospital, SSM Health Saint Louis Hospital and the VA Saint Louis Health Care System offering exposure to very different and diverse patient populations.
Adult Neurology Training
Our program is composed of 24 positions beginning as a medical internship in the PGY1 year and extending through PGY4. We train aspiring neurologists who will provide high-quality and state-of-the-art patient care and will creditably represent themselves among their colleagues. Our faculty members foster resident interest in clinical or basic research in the neurosciences.
The department also sponsors a child neurology training program, which accepts two applicants yearly.
Both programs are accredited by the American Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and comply fully with the requirements of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.
Fast facts about our ACGME-accredited neurology residency:
- More than 20 dedicated faculty members in the Department of Neurology with a total of 24 neurology residency positions.
- Daily resident conferences that cover topics and materials that prepares our trainees to be successful on the residency in training exam (RITE), board exam and as a practicing neurologist.
- Accredited fellowships in clinical neurophysiology and vascular neurology. Unaccredited fellowships include interventional neurology and movement disorders
- One of the oldest neurology departments in the country with a long history of training residents and taking care of patients with brain and neurological disorders.