Department of Neurology Education

Find information on residency, fellowship and continuing medical education opportunities available through the Department of Neurology.


  • Advanced General Neurology Fellowship

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    The Advanced General Neurology Fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital offers advanced, in-depth clinical training, preparing graduates to treat complex neurological problems and teach clinical neurology.

  • Anne B. Young, MD, PhD, Neuroscience Translational Medicine Fellowship

    Academia and industry collaborate through this early-career fellowship, training clinician-scientists to rapidly and efficiently translate advances in neuroscience into treatments for people with neurological disorders.

  • Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry Fellowship Program

    The Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry Fellowship Program at Mass General within the Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology will help train the next generations of outstanding neuropsychiatrists and behavioral neurologists.

  • Clinical Fellowship in Dementia

    Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and the related dementias are complex neurological disorders that are expected to shift the socio-demographic trends in the U.S. and beyond, with drastic public health consequences for the global community. There is an urgent need for training the next generation of clinician-scientists who are well-versed to work with patients with such diseases and to find effective treatments for them.

  • Clinical Neurophysiology

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    This two-year fellowship provides a strong foundation in clinical epileptology and the technical, interpretive and clinical aspects of electroencephalography and evoked potentials.

  • Epilepsy and Neurobiology Fellowship

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    The Fellowship offers advanced training in clinical epileptology and neurobiology, with emphasis on research in epilepsy and disorders of neuronal excitability.

  • Epilepsy Postdoctoral Fellow Research Associate

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    This fellow or research associate will study neuronal injury and neuroprotection in epilepsy using anatomic, biochemical and molecular techniques.

  • Intraoperative Neurophysiology Monitoring Fellowship

    The IONM Fellowship is designed to create experts in the field of clinical intraoperative neurophysiology and prepare them to become leaders in the field.

  • Massachusetts General Hospital Clinical Translational Fellowship at Pfizer

    This Fellowship provides a unique opportunity for a Massachusetts General Hospital, board-certified or board-eligible physician scientist trained in Neuroscience to spend a period of up to two years working with the Pfizer Neuroscience Research Unit (NSRU) in Cambridge, Massachusetts and performing clinical activities at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston.

  • MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease


    The MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease offers Fellowship opportunities in Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s and Parkinson’s disease research.

  • MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease

    The MassGeneral Institute for Neurodegenerative Disease offers Fellowship opportunities in Alzheimer’s, Huntington’s and Parkinson’s disease research.

  • Movement Disorders Fellowship

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    The Neurology Movement Disorders Fellowship is a two-year program offering flexibility in both clinical and research opportunities.

  • Neurocritical Care


    The Neurocritical Care fellowship is a two-year UCNS-accredited program for general and neurologic critical care training.

  • Neurodegenerative Clinical Research Fellowship

    The Harvard/Partners Neurodegeneration Clinical Research (NCR) Fellowship is designed to produce experts in the field of neurodegenerative diseases and clinical research, with a particular focus on the clinical care and research of neurodegenerative disease, who will shape clinical research in these fields throughout their career.

  • Neurology Core and Advanced Clerkships at Massachusetts General Hospital

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    The Harvard Medical School Neurology Core and Advanced Clerkships at Massachusetts General Hospital instruct medical students in the core competencies of clinical neurology.

  • Neuromuscular Medicine

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    The Neuromuscular Medicine fellowship is a one-year ACGME-accredited training program in Electromyography (EMG) and neuromuscular medicine.

  • Neuro-Oncology Fellowship

    Neuro-Oncology Fellowship

    The Massachusetts General Hospital offers a comprehensive training program in Neuro-Oncology that is designed to prepare physicians for an academic career in this discipline.

  • NINDS T32 Postdoctoral Training Program in Recovery and Restoration of CNS Health and Function

    Massachusetts General Hospital and the School of Engineering and Institute for Brain Science at Brown University are collaborating through this early-career fellowship, training clinician-scientists and neuroengineers to leverage the computational neurosciences and to develop device-based interventions on behalf of patients who survive disabling brain injuries.

  • Pediatric Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship

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    The Pediatric Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship occurs in conjunction with the Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship, which encompasses Electroencephalography, Intraoperative monitoring, Epilepsy, and Electromyography.

  • Stroke and Neuro-ICU Observership


    This observership program is highly specialized and designed for individuals who are interested in developing stroke/neuro-ICU programs or pursuing stroke in their home institution.

  • Stroke Research Fellowship

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    One and two year stroke research fellowships for new investigators who wish to pursue active research careers in acute ischemic stroke, stroke genetics, intracerebral hemorrhage, stroke biomarkers, cerebral amyloid angiopathy, emergency medicine, neuroimaging, neuroradiology, neurosurgery, neurocritical care and stroke outcomes.

  • Third Rock-Mass General Neuroscience Fellowship

    This is a 2-year fellowship program focused on discovering, launching, and building important companies that develop breakthrough products for patients with neurologic and psychiatric disorders, and reinforce a new paradigm of industry-academic partnership to pioneer new treatments in neurological diseases.

  • Vascular Neurology Fellowship

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    The Vascular Neurology one-year fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital offers clinical, neuro-imaging, and rehabilitation training, and opportunities for vascular research projects.



  • Massachusetts General Hospital Child Neurology Residency Program

    Child Neurology Residency

    A three-year child neurology residency program with clinical and research training in common and rare neurologic disorders at Massachusetts General Hospital and affiliated institutions.

  • Partners Neurology Residency Program

    Partners Neurology Residency Program

    The joint Partners Neurology Residency Program of the Massachusetts General and Brigham and Women’s hospitals provides a uniquely rich residency training experience. Subspecialty divisions provide sophisticated Neurology services to large numbers of individuals with a broad range of neurologic disorders from the most common to the rarest.

Grand Rounds

Mass General Neurology Grand Rounds is a CME accredited weekly seminar series. Cutting edge topics, case studies and conference highlights will be presented. Neurology Grand Rounds are held in the Ether Dome on Thursdays 9:00 to 10:00 (Neurology) or 8:30 to 9:30 on the first Thursday of the month (Combined Neurosciences).

Neuroscience Grand Rounds

Date: Thursday, March 28, 2019
Time: 9:00 am to 10:00 am

Lecture Title: Targeted Therapies for Brain Tumors

Tracy Batchelor, MD, MPH
Miriam Sydney Joseph Professor of Neurology, Harvard Medical School
Neurologist-In-Chief and Chair of the Department of Neurology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Co-Leader of the Neuro-Oncology Program at the Dana-Farber/Harvard Cancer Center (DF/HCC)

Dr. Tracy Batchelor was the Count Giovanni Armenise Professor of Neurology at Harvard Medical School from 2012-2019. His research focus is experimental therapeutics for gliomas and primary central nervous system lymphoma with over 300 peer-reviewed publications in these areas. He is the principal investigator on four active National Cancer Institute grants including the DF/HCC P50/SPORE award and a neuro-oncology specific K12 training grant. He is the elected chair of the NCI Brain Malignancies Steering Committee. He has also served in multiple elected leadership positions within the American Academy of Neurology and the Society for Neuro-Oncology. He has mentored over 50 neuro-oncology trainees and K12 scholars in his academic career up to this point.



The Neurology Service at Mass General offers Continuing Medical Education through Harvard Medical School. Learn More.

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