Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship

The ACGME accredited one-year Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship Training Program aims to develop neurologists to master the core competencies related to neurophysiology. The program is directed by Tulio Bertorini, M.D. The fellow will learn to perform and interpret electrophysiological tests independently, to diagnose and care for patients with neuromuscular disorders, epilepsy, sleep disorders and other related disorders such as dysautonomias in regular and emergency settings independently. The fellow with develop knowledge in medical economics and managed care, including social aspects of medical care, and of end of life issues, as well as develop educational skills related to the field of neurophysiology.

Prerequisite Training/Selection Criteria

  1. Qualified candidates must have successfully completed or will complete an ACGME accredited four year Neurology program
  2. Candidates must be board certified or board eligible in Neurology
  3. Must have basic training in Clinical Neurophysiology during residency (total of at least 3 months that include EMG and EEG)
  4. At least three letters of recommendation by the neurophysiology supervisor, the program director and the chairman of the neurology program.

Candidates must submit a copy of their CV, personal statement, ECFMG certificate, medical school transcript and USMLE scores to:

Paula Odom
Neurology Residency and Fellowship Training Coordinator
Department of Neurology
University of Tennessee Health Science Center
855 Monroe Avenue, Room 415
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-6661
Fax: (901) 448-7440
E-Mail: podom@uthsc.edu

Contact Us

Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship

Tulio Bertorini, MD
Director

Paula Odom
Coordinator

855 Monroe Avenue, Room 415
Memphis, TN 38163
Phone: (901) 448-6661
Fax: (901)448-7440
Email: podom@uthsc.edu