Fellowship Opportunity at Penn State (July, 2024)

Hershey, Pennsylvania
Nov 21, 2023
Apr 30, 2024
Contract Type
Full Time

Neuromuscular Medicine fellowship and Clinical Neurophysiology fellowship (ACGME accredited) at Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center. We have an unexpected opening for a one-year fellowship in either of the above 2 fellowships, starting July 1, 2024.

The fellowships include exposure to a highly rated MDA clinic and ALS Center, adult and pediatric neuromuscular medicine clinics and EMG. Training is offered in NCS, EMG, SFEMG, neuromuscular ultrasound, autonomic nervous system testing, chemo-denervation with botulinum toxin, muscle/nerve biopsy, skin biopsy for small fiber neuropathy, nerve block and trigger point injection. Evoked potential reading is also in the curriculum.

The Clinical neurophysiology fellowship, split between EMG and EEG, has in addition, training in adult and pediatric EEG, ambulatory EEG, epilepsy monitoring and participation in adult epilepsy clinics. We also offer an optional research program with abundant opportunities.

No call or after-hours responsibilities. The program is flexible. Career counselling and mentorship are offered.

Applicants who will have completed a US ACGME-accredited adult neurology residency can send their CV to: Sankar Bandyopadhyay, MD, Fellowship Director, or Renee Choyce, Program Coordinator, Department of Neurology, Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 30 Hope Drive; Mail Code EC037, P.O. Box 859, Hershey, PA 17033-0859, Email: sbandyopadhyay1@pennstate.psu.edu;  Phone: 717-531-1377; Fax 717-531-0384.