Department of Neurology

Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship

We are excited to announce that the Department of Neurology has received initial accreditation from the ACGME for a new Clinical Neurophysiology Fellowship program to begin July 1, 2021. The fellowship will be led by Dr. Ajaz Sheikh, is one-year in length and will have one position available each year.  The program is a combined track with a focus on EEG and includes one month of research.  Fellows successfully completing the program will be eligible for certification by the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology.  


Prior to appointment in the program, applicants must have successfully completed an ACGME accredited residency program in neurology, child neurology, or neurodevelopment disabilities.  Applicants must be a U.S. citizen, permanent resident, or be eligible for J1 visa sponsorship through the Education Commission for Foreign Medical Graduates (ECFMG). 

How to apply

We are currently looking to fill one position for the 2022-2023 academic year.  The program will conduct interviews from October 1st through January 31st.  Interested applicants must submit the following documents to Tracy Moore at to be considered for an interview:

  1. Universal application
  2. CV
  3. Medical school transcripts
  4. Medical school performance evaluation (MSPE)
  5. Three letters of recommendation
  6. Passing USMLE/COMLEX scores for all exams
  7. ECFMG certificate (if applicable)

Meet our Team

Dr. Ajaz Sheikh

Ajaz Sheikh, MD
Assistant Professor
Program Director

Melissa Crisp

Tracy Moore
Fellowship Program Coordinator


Last Updated: 8/31/21