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Graduate medical education in neurology at Mayo Clinic

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The Neurohospitalist Fellowship at Mayo Clinic in Phoenix/Scottsdale, Arizona, is a one-year training experience designed to provide an immersive experience across the breadth of hospital-based neurology practice.

As a fellow, you will learn to care for common acute neurologic conditions as well as to participate in complex, multi-disciplinary care in a multi-campus medical center that is a tertiary referral center as well as a community-based hospital.

Our program aims to provide training that allows for competence and excellence in delivering high-quality clinical neurohospitalist practice. In addition, the program allows for participation in valuable education and research experiences.

The Neurohospitalist Fellowship includes a broad spectrum of clinical experiences. Highlights of training opportunities include:

  • Development of clinical skills and adeptness in the assessment and management of acute neurologic disorders, in emergency department, inpatient, and ICU settings
  • Learning from a variety of acute care-centric faculty with a range of additional subspecialty expertise including vascular neurology, critical care, neuroimmunology, neuro-infectious diseases, and epilepsy
  • Collaboration with multi-disciplinary hospital-based teams
  • Participation in clinical research and quality improvement projects
  • Teaching other medical trainees
Mayo Clinic fellows and residents on rounds in a hospital

Your training experience

As a fellow at Mayo Clinic, you'll have access to robust clinical, educational, and research resources. You'll find support both inside and outside of the campus to promote physical and mental wellness and ensure your work/life balance.

Marie Grill, M.D.

Director's welcome

The Neurohospitalist fellowship program will provide you with the essential tools to evolve into a skilled and well-rounded clinician in this rapidly growing field.


This program is accredited by the Neurohospitalist Society.

Program history

The Neurohospitalist Fellowship will begin training its first trainee in 2025. We are excited to be a new program poised to help shape this rapidly growing specialty.

Video: The Arizona Experience


Video: The Arizona Experience

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