Neurology Residency

Neurology Residency

Our Neurology residency program prides itself in producing excellent clinical neurologists, who are not only knowledgeable of neurology, but provide compassionate care and develop strong interpersonal and communication skills.

Our goal is to foster exceptional training in clinical neurology and the opportunity for clinical or basic science research in the neurosciences. We aim to train our residents to be excellent and empathetic individuals with outstanding clinical skills in neurology and to provide exposure to all aspects of subspecialty neurology and neuroscience with increasing autonomy and attainment of the positive characteristics of the six core competencies necessary to become outstanding independent practitioners.

Henry Ford/WSU Neurology residency program is an ACGME accredited 4 year categorical neurology training program; with 6 residents in each year of training. We have a diverse group of exceptional residents from both U.S. and international medical schools with a wide array of interests.

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  • Individuals who have completed a PGY 1 year in a Neurology program, an Internal medicine preliminary year, or a Transitional year are eligible.
  • International Medical Graduates must possess a valid ECFMG certificate by rank list submission
  • International Medical Graduates: Take and pass TOEFL examination with a minimum score of 80 in order to obtain Michigan state license.
  • U.S. medical students must have passed USMLE step 1 and sat for USMLE II by November of the year applying through ERAS.
  • Henry Ford Health is nicotine free institution. Please look here for all policies.
  • Prospective residents must pass a criminal background check and HFH requires a drug screen that must be passed.

How To Apply:

Henry Ford Hospital (Henry Ford Health) Neurology Residency Program participates only in Electronic Residency Application Service Program (ERAS).

There are six positions offered per year in our four year (categorical) program. Therefore there is no need to apply separately for a transitional or preliminary year in internal medicine.

Contact Information:

Residency Program Director: Iram Zaman

[email protected]

Adelina Orejel, Program Coordinator
(313) 916-7205

Henry Ford Hospital
2799 W. Grand Blvd.
Detroit, Michigan 48202

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  • Published

    Jun 28, 2023

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    Detroit, Michigan

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