Pediatric Neurology Training Opportunities

There are several professional training and medical education opportunities related to the Division of Neurology at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, including two fellowships and a residency program.

Pediatric Child Neurology Residency

The Division of Neurology offers a three-year residency in Pediatric Child Neurology. Most trainees choose to enter our five-year Neurology/Pediatrics Combined Residency Program, which begins with two years of pediatrics training. The residency meets the training requirements established by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

Learn more about the Pediatric Child Neurology Residency Program.

Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship

The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, affiliated with the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, offers a one-year and two-year fellowship in Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology. The fellowship is designed to prepare for board certification in Epilepsy through the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (ABPN) and "Clinical Neurophysiology with Added Competency in Epilepsy Monitoring" through the American Board of Clinical Neurophysiology (ABCN). The fellowship meets the training requirements established by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology and the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME).

Learn more about the Epilepsy and Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship.

Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis and Related Demyelinating Diseases Fellowship

The Pediatric Multiple Sclerosis (MS) and related Demyelinating Diseases Fellowship at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia provides trainees with the necessary knowledge and skills required to provide expert diagnosis and care of children with multiple sclerosis and related conditions, and to develop an appreciation of, and participation in, relevant research initiatives.

Learn more about the Multiple Sclerosis and Related Demyelinating Diseases Fellowship.

Pediatric Neuromuscular Fellowship

The Pediatric Neuromuscular Fellowship Program at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia is a one-year clinical training program that offers qualified physicians exposure to neuromuscular medicine and testing modalities, including muscle ultrasound. Additional electromyography (EMG), nerve conduction studies (NCS) and electrophysiology training is available, offered in collaboration with colleagues at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, the Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Pennsylvania Hospital.

Learn more about the Pediatric Neuromuscular Fellowship.