Today is Thursday, Sep. 24, 2020

Department of

Neurology & Rehabilitation Medicine 

About the Program

The fellowship is a one-year clinical fellowship primarily based at The Waddell Center for Multiple Sclerosis at the University of Cincinnati.  This multi-disciplinary Center is a member of the Consortium of Multiple Sclerosis Centers (CMSC).  The clinic team includes physiatrists, a NP, a licensed social worker, and a research coordinator.  Fellows will also participate in patient care at affiliated hospitals and institutions to include Cincinnati Children’s Hospital and West Chester Hospital.  The fellow will obtain a complete history and perform complete neurological examination on new and return patients.  These will include patients with confirmed or suspected central demyelinating diseases (CDD), to include MS, NMO, transverse myelitis, optic neuritis, or ADEM.  The fellow will also participate in lectures, case conferences, and journal clubs as well as involvement with support groups and patient education series sponsored by our center.  Additionally, he or she will participate in research and is expected to complete at least once research project during their fellowship. Also, he or she will be involved with the local National MS Society Chapter and expected to participate in the MS Walks, etc. The fellow will  spend time with sub-specialists including neuro-urology, neuro-ophthalmology, physical medicine and rehabilitation and pediatric demyelinating disease.