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Adult Neurology Residency Program

Program Overview

Curriculum and Rotations

We have a fully accredited, categorical residency program in adult neurology. Resident rotations and activities follow the guidelines and requirements of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, and the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME). The training opportunities are provided at the University of Missouri Hospitals and Clinics (UMHC), Harry S Truman VA Hospital, and Howard Rusk Rehabilitation Hospital.

 

Sample block schedule

block \ YEAR

PGY1

PGY2

PGY3

PGY4

1a

Neurology

Stroke

Night Float - Sr

Inpt. Neuro - Sr

1b

Neurology

Inpt. Neuro - Jr

Neuro-ICU

Inpt. Neuro - Sr

2a

Medicine

Night Float - Jr

VA

Subspecialty

2b

Medicine

Stroke

Neuro-ICU

Subspecialty

3a

Medicine

Inpt. Neuro - Jr

Neuromuscular

Inpt. Neuro - Sr

3b

Medicine

Vacation

Neuromuscular

Inpt. Neuro - Sr

4a

Medicine

Night Float - Jr

Neuro-ICU

Night Float - Sr

4b

Vacation

Inpt. Neuro - Jr

VA

Research

5a

Medicine

EEG

Vacation

Vacation

5b

Medicine

EEG

Night Float - Sr

Subspecialty

6a

Medicine

Night Float - Jr

Child

Subspecialty

6b

Medicine

Stroke

Child

Inpt. Neuro - Sr

7a

Psychiatry

Stroke

Child

Inpt. Neuro - Sr

7b

Psychiatry

Inpt. Neuro - Jr

Child

Subspecialty

8a

Medicine

Night Float - Jr

Child

Night Float - Sr

8b

Medicine

Inpt. Neuro - Jr

Child

Neuropath

9a

Medicine

Inpt. Neuro - Jr

VA

Neuropath

9b

Medicine

Stroke

Night Float - Sr

Neuropath

10a

Medicine

Night Float - Jr

VA

Subspecialty

10b

Vacation

Neuro-ICU

Research

Inpt. Neuro - Sr

11a

Medicine

Inpt. Neuro - Jr

VA

Inpt. Neuro - Sr

11b

Medicine

Vacation

VA

Subspecialty

12a

Medicine

Night Float - Jr

Vacation

Night Float - Sr

12b

Medicine

Neuro-ICU

VA

Subspecialty

13a

Neurology

Stroke

Night Float - Sr

Subspecialty

13b

Neurology

Stroke

VA

Vacation

 

Stipends and Compensation

Stipends are adjusted annually.

For the Academic Year 2015-2016 the stipends are as follows:

 

PGYStipend
1 $51,007
2 $52,797
3 $54,538
4 $56,781
5 $58,868
6 $61,356
7 $63,797

Benefits

  • Malpractice insurance
  • Full access to health, life, disability and other insurance benefits as offered by the University of Missouri-Columbia benefits plan
  • Health care and dependent care tax saving plans
  • Residents' lounge with 24-hour access to complementary food
  • Lab coats and pager
  • Unlimited access to the MU Health Sciences Library, including 24 hour online privileges
  • Online access to UpToDate™, Ovid™ database, Micromedex™ and innumerable electronic journals from any terminal in the hospital
  • Access to various neurology journals and publications
  • Membership to the American Academy of Neurology, which includes a subscription to Continuum magazine
  • Allocated book fund per year to each resident
  • Travel allowance to attend one national meeting during residency
  • Use of the electronic medical record system in in-patient and out-patient settings
  • Designated work area in the department office; each of our PGY-2 through PGY- 4 residents has their own individual desks
  • Designated neurology call rooms on neurology floor of the hospital

For more details about health benefits, visit the Human Resources Department.

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