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Academics & Training

Vascular Neurology (Stroke) Fellowship

The Oregon Stroke Center at Oregon Health & Science University offers one or two year ACGME accredited fellowships.

We offer training in comprehensive clinical stroke care and research. Laboratory based research opportunities are available. Ongoing clinical research activities include multiple therapeutic trials in acute stroke treatment, prevention, rehabilitation and neurointerventional techniques. Applicants must have completed an accredited neurology residency.

Application Process

We will be accepting applications for July 2016 through ERAS (Electronic Residency Application Service). There will be a match through the NRMP (National Resident Matching Program).

Key Dates

1/21/15 – Match Open

3/25/15 – Rank Order List Open

4/22/15 – Quota Change Deadline

5/6/15 – Rank Order List Close

5/20/15 – Match Day

The following materials must be transmitted to us through ERAS no later than MARCH 1

  • Common Application Form (including CV)
  • Personal Statement
  • Medical School Transcript
  • 3 letters of recommendation (4 is maximum)
  • Certified USMLE/COMLEX scores
  • Dean’s Letter
  • Photograph (required if invited for an interview)
  • International Medical Graduates are required to submit the following in addition to above:
  • ECFMG Certificate
  • Documentation of US Clinical Experience

Interview Process

Interview invitations will be extended via e-mail and. Prospective fellows typically meet with the three stroke neurologists, the current fellow, a neuro-intensivist, a neuro-interventionalist, and a stroke study coordinator. We aim for one full day of interviews and usually candidates are able to return home that evening.

Wednesdays and Thursdays are our preferred interview days and are typically scheduled in January, February and March. Interviews will take place by March 19, 2015.

Contacts for Questions

Program Director,

or Education Manager,