Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship

Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship

The Neuromuscular Disease Center in the Department of Neurology at Oregon Health Science University offers two positions a year for a one or two year fellowship in Neuromuscular Medicine. The center has an active MDA clinic and a well-established EMG laboratory. The fellow will participate in caring neuromuscular patients, performing muscle biopsy, interpreting muscle pathology, performing EMG, and conducting clinical trials. The fellow may take courses (Biostatistics, Clinical Trials, Epidemiology, Evidence-based Medicine, etc.), in the Human Investigator Program supported by an NIH program grant, and may elect to pursue a MPH degree with additional work. The position is most suitable for those who are interested in an academic career.

Application Process

To apply, please submit

  • CV
  • Personal Statement

Additionally, please arrange for the submission of the following

  • MSPE (Deans Letter)
  • Medical School Transcript
  • Up to 4 Letters of Recommendation (including one from your Residency Program Director)
  • USMLE/COMLEX scores

If applicable

  • ECFMG certificate
  • Gaps in training (provide explanation)

Please submit completed application packets electronically to:

Kelsey Cearley
Education Manager


Applications will be accepted
Starting January 1, 2017

Application Target/Deadline
March 1, 2017

Time Frame for Interviews
January – March 2017

Offer Letter
March 2017

Training Position Starts
July 2018