What We Seek in an Applicant

We do not hold to rigid criteria, but the successful applicant will most likely possess a combination of:
  • Evidence of high academic achievement, including high USMLE scores and high class ranking
  • Outstanding letters of recommendation from individuals who have worked closely with you
  • A record of experiences that indicates a passionate interest in a career in neurology
  • Evidence of success at teaching, leadership and/or research
  • Recent medical school graduation

Additional information for foreign medical graduates

Our program accepts foreign medical graduates, but expects the following additional qualifications:
  • ECFMG certification
  • A significant amount of U.S. clinical experience
  • Outstanding letters of recommendation from U.S. neurologists