About the Vascular Neurology Fellowship

A BIDMC Vascular Neurology Fellow is reviewing a brain scan on the computer.The Vascular Neurology Fellowship at BIDMC is ACGME accredited and involves both clinical training in the management of all cerebrovascular diseases and stroke, and the opportunity to participate in clinically related research for graduates of an accredited neurology residency program. There are two positions available each year, and the training is for a total of 12 months. However, interested fellows can reapply for a second year. In that case, their application for a second year will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

Our fellowship training provides complete exposure to:

  • The problems of clinical stroke and other complicated cerebrovascular disorders
  • Clinical stroke research
  • Familiarity with clinical trials and methodology
  • Experience with the most recent advances in stroke technology