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Department of Neurology


Penn Medicine offers a rich history of excellence in neurology and other medical specialties. Penn, the nation's first school of medicine, continues its tradition of excellence in teaching, research, and patient care.

Penn's neurology residency program offers the opportunity to work with the leaders in neurological care and research, utilizing state-of-the-art resources, backed by a world-renowned medical center.


The Neurology Residency Training Program is fully accredited for 27 residents in adult neurology and is approved by the ACGME for five years.

The program is designed to provide thorough training in clinical neurology, in a setting which fosters interest in clinical and basic research. Opportunities for research are readily available to trainees, and participation is actively encouraged.