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    Cerebrovascular & Skull Base Fellowship

    Qualified applicants for the Cerebrovascular & Skull Base fellowship program have graduated from either an AOA or ACGME-accredited neurosurgery residency program. Foreign trained applicants must hold a valid ECFMG certificate and must have had at least 36-months of accredited post-graduate training in the US.

    Cerebrovascular & Skull Base Fellowship Program Description

    This one-year neurosurgery fellowship is divided into two six-month blocks with one block spent primarily on the clinical service and one block spent primarily focused on research projects in the Neurosurgical Research Laboratory. The fellowship is accredited by the Society of Neurological Surgeons and accepts 2 fellows a year.  Interested candidates are encouraged to apply 2-3 years prior to the anticipated year of fellowship training.

    Program Goals

    To further specialize and develop advanced knowledge and technical skills in the management of patients with complex cerebrovascular/skull base disorders and to prepare for academic careers and consultative services in this subspecialty.

    Cerebrovascular & Skull Base Clinical Duties

    Fellows become an integral part of the Division of Neurosurgery and are to actively participate in the training and education of residents and medical students. Fellows are expected to share call with the attending physicians and be on call for complicated cases and/or post-operative complications. Fellows manage the pre- and post-op care of these patients in the surgical and outpatient clinic settings.

    Learn More About The Cerebrovascular & Skull Base Fellowship Program

    To learn more about the Cerebrovascular & Skull Base Fellowship Program at Barrow Neurological Institute, call (602) 406-6037.

    Barbara Hecht
    Manager, Neuroscience Academic Support
    (602) 406-6037
    [email protected]

    About Barrow

    Since our doors opened as a regional specialty center in 1962, we have grown into one of the premiere destinations in the world for neurology and neurosurgery. Our experienced, highly skilled, and comprehensive team of neurological specialists can provide you with a complete spectrum of care–from diagnosis through outpatient neurorehabilitation–under one roof. Barrow Neurological Institute: Discover. Educate. Heal.