The nationally-ranked UAB Department of Neurology is home to eight comprehensive divisions and seven centers offering an array of clinical activities. Over 26,000 patients are cared for annually through state-of-the-art subspecialty care and innovative treatments. Our residents have the opportunity to work in various neurology fields with 50 clinical and research faculty members.
The Department of Neurology offers research opportunities in various fields at both the basic science and clinical levels. Clinical trials of new agents for epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, motor neuron disease and brain tumors enroll large numbers of patients. The department sponsors travel for its faculty, nursing staff, laboratory personnel, and Neurology residents to attend medical meetings where they present their research findings.
Our nationally ranked school provides medical education and internship opportunities for students throughout the world. Its comprehensive approach to teaching future physicians covers all facets of medicine, including medical education, research, and patient care -- delivered in one of the most technologically advanced medical facilities in the country.