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UCLA Steve Tisch BrainSPORT Sports Neurology Fellowship

Position overview

Position title: Fellow (PGY-5)/Clinical Instructor
Salary range: $101,434

Application Window

Open date: April 19, 2024

Most recent review date: Sunday, May 19, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications received after this date will be reviewed by the search committee if the position has not yet been filled.

Final date: Wednesday, Jun 19, 2024 at 11:59pm (Pacific Time)
Applications will continue to be accepted until this date, but those received after the review date will only be considered if the position has not yet been filled.

Position description

The UCLA Steve Tisch BrainSPORT Program is a multidisciplinary center aimed at providing the world's best sports-concussion care for youth athletes. We have relationships with various professional and collegiate athletic programs and also close partnerships with the U.S. Military and U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs, through UCLA Operation Mend. In our two-year clinical and research fellowship, trainees will work closely with clinic attending neurologists and neuropsychologists.

The fellowship exposes trainees to pediatric sports related concussion, preseason sports neurology examination, sideline concussion management, mTBI military patients, and some more severe TBI patients. Under the mentorship of leading scientists, fellows will be expected to design and carry out a research project investigating neurotrauma, sports neurology, or another related topic of their choice.

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Salary Scales
The posted UC salary scales set the minimum pay determined by rank and step at appointment. See Medical Residents Salary Scale Rates []. The salary for this position is $101,434. This position includes membership in the health sciences compensation plan [], which provides for eligibility for additional compensation.

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Basic qualifications (required at time of application)

M.D. or equivalent
Have completed a residency in child neurology, adult neurology, or PM&R
Eligible for a license to practice medicine in the state of California.

Application Requirements

Document requirements
  • Curriculum Vitae - Your most recently updated C.V.

  • Cover Letter (Optional)

  • Statement of Research (Optional)

  • Statement of Teaching (Optional)

  • Statement on Contributions to Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion - An EDI Statement describes a faculty candidate’s past, present, and future (planned) contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion. To learn more about how UCLA thinks about contributions to equity, diversity, and inclusion, please review our EDI Statement FAQ document.

  • Misc / Additional (Optional)

Reference requirements

References not required

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Job location

Los Angeles, CA