Explore This Fellowship


The Massachusetts General Hospital Epilepsy Service and the Epilepsy Research Laboratory offer a clinical fellowship in advanced training in clinical epileptology, neurobiology, and clinical neurophysiology.

The EEG fellowship is a one year program that might follow our one-year accredited fellowship in Clinical Neurophysiology or our one-year accredited in Epilepsy. This fellowship is GME accredited by Massachusetts General Hospital.

Extensive laboratory and clinical facilities are available at Mass General, and a wide range of potential collaborators is easily accessible within the Harvard and Boston scientific communities.

Clinical Experience

A minimum of twenty-five percent of the fellows’ time will be devoted to advanced clinical training in epileptology and clinical neurophysiology in the setting of the Mass General Epilepsy Service. This service evaluates and treats complex and refractory epilepsy patients using the latest clinical and technological approaches.

Research Experience

The fellow imay devote up to seventy-five percent of his/her time to basic research in epilepsy and disorders of neuronal excitability. Laboratory experience will occur in the Epilepsy Research Laboratory within the Neurology Research Group at Mass General.

How to Apply

Applicants should send a curriculum vita, a letter describing long-term interests, career objectives, and plans for funding the research aspect of this fellowship and three letters of reference to Dr. Douglas Maus, Dr. Andrew J. Cole and Fellowship Coordinator Erica Ratti. Administrative questions and requests for general information should be directed to Erica Ratti.