Headache Medicine Fellowship in Neurology
The University of Michigan Headache Medicine Fellowship is a 1-year United Council for Neurologic Subspecialties (UCNS) accredited program for the diagnosis and treatment of head and face pain. Training will include the key components of the neurological exam and associated pain and headache syndromes. Fellows should be able to manage such problems, even when complicated by the presence of other symptoms, complex medical illness, and psychological distress. The Fellow will receive didactics in migraine, cervicogenic headache, cluster headache, and other headache topics.
To provide an appropriate atmosphere and opportunity for fellows to become consultants and practitioners in Headache Medicine, This will encompass a balance between clinical and educational needs.
The program includes:
- Headache & Neuropathic Pain Clinic meetings
- Multidisciplinary Pain Board Meeting rounds
- Grand Rounds
- Journal Club
|Multidisciplinary Pain Center||Srinivas Chiravuri, MD
Paul Hilliard, MD
|4 Clinic Days
2 Procedure Days
|Addition Medicine||Herbert Malinoff, MD
Daniel Berland, MD
|Pain Psychology||Kimberly Bialik, PhD||4 Days|
|Dental/Oral Surgery/Orofacial Pain Clinic||Lawrence Ashman, DDS||4 Days|
|Neurosurgery||Parag Patil, MD||4 Days|
|Ophthalmology||Wayne Cornblath, MD||4 Clinic Days|
|Pediatric Neurology||Steven Leber, MD||1 Week|
|Inpatient Admissions/Consultations||Locations TBD||2-4 Weeks|
The program requires the fellows to participate in the University of Michigan Neuroscience Day. Neuroscience Day is an annual poster and platform session where neurology and neurosurgery residents an fellows present their scholarly works.
Apply for Fellowship
We are accepting applications for the July 2014 – 2015 academic year. Resident applicants must have completed an ACGME accredited residency program in Neurology. Training in other specialities will be considered by request.
For consideration, please submit:
- Completed application (Application)
- Curriculum Vitae (all time accounted for since medical school - no gaps)
- Personal Statement
- Three (3) letters of recommendation (one letter from your Department Chair or Program Director)
- USMLE and/or COMLEX transcripts
- If applicable, ECFMG Certificate
Wade Cooper, DO
Director, Headache Medicine Fellowship
Headache Medicine Fellowship Coordinator