Founded in 1959, our program prepares residents for distinguished careers in academia and in private practice.
Our department is ranked among the national leaders in clinical care and research. U.S. News & World Report ranked our clinical neurosciences 30th in the nation. Our Alzheimer's Disease Center is one of 31 national centers designated by the National Institute on Aging. Our Parkinson's disease center is a National Parkinson's Foundation Center of Excellence, one of only 33 in the United States. Our department has a NIH-sponsored Clinical and Translational Science Unit, an NIH-funded Alzheimer's Disease Center and additional NIH and PCORI funding.
"Residents can be confident they are coming to a place with state-of-the-art care and they are going to interact with faculty who are really interested in delivering the best care possible. If you want to live in a very nice city with lots to do and work in an environment where people are happy, this is the place to come."- Gary S. Gronseth, M.D., FAAN, chair, Department of Neurology