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Boston University Medical Center

725 Albany Street
7th Floor
Boston, MA 02118

Training Program Director

K. H. Vincent Lau

Training Program Coordinator

Ljiljana Popovic

AGCME Accredited
1 Fellowship position for the 2022-2023 Fellowship Year.

3 Letters of Recommendation requested for applying

The Neuromuscular Medicine Fellowship is a one-year ACGME-accredited program in which fellows train in the diagnosis and management of neuromuscular disorders. Fellows gain proficiency in electrodiagnostic studies (EMG); botulinum injections; nerve ultrasound; performing skin biopsies; and other procedures. Clinical experience is complemented by a variety of case conferences including waveform review conference, nerve and muscle biopsy pathology review, journal club discussions, and traditional didactics. Fellows spend the majority of their time at Boston Medical Center with a monthly clinic at Boston Children’s Hospital for pediatric neuromuscular medicine exposure. Upon completion of the program, fellows are eligible to sit for the ABPN Neuromuscular Medicine board examination. Program Highlights - Six faculty members with diverse expertise and experience - Intensive training in a variety of procedures including skin biopsies and botulinum injections - State-of-the-art electromyography laboratory - Clinical experience at the internationally renowned Boston University Multidisciplinary Amyloidosis Center - Robust research opportunities under faculty guidance on a variety of topics including amyloidosis and quality improvement in neurophysiology - Weekly protected academic time for pursuit of scholarship - Paid registration to annual Boston University Practical Approach to Electromyography and Neuromuscular Conference - Paid annual AAN membership fee

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