Stroke Center Fellowship


SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University offers two 1-2 year Stroke Fellowship positions. The first year is ACGME approved and satisfies the requirements of the ABPN Vascular Neurology Board examination. The second year is optional and allows the fellows to pursue a personal research project  under the mentorship of one of our faculty.  The fellowship offers comprehensive training in the clinical diagnosis and management of cerebrovascular diseases. Fellows participate in acute stroke management, inpatient stroke unit, outpatient stroke clinic, and consultation to other services. They have the opportunity to participate in non-invasive cerebrovascular evaluation, interventional neuroradiology and telestroke. Several NIHS-funded clinical trials and basic neuroscience research projects are available.

ACGME Approval: Approved
Institutional GME Approval: Yes
Requirements: Neurology Residency Training
Start date: July 1, 2015
Institution Name: SUNY Downstate Medical Center
Institution City: Brooklyn, New York City
Length of Fellowship: 1-2 years
Salary: PGY-5 (currently $69,858 per annum)
Contact: Ms. Roxanne Winter
Department of Neurology
SUNY Downstate Medical Center
450 Clarkson Avenue
Brooklyn, NY, 11203
Phone: (718) 221-5188
Fax: (718) 221-5761