PROGRAM PROFILE

McGill University - Neurology - Pediatric - Montreal

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CONTACT INFORMATION

Program Director

Dr. Genevieve Legault, Dr. Elisabeth Simard Tremblay

CONTACT

Program Administrator

Jenna Mcleod

HIGHLIGHTS

There are a number of highlights to the McGill Pediatric Neurology residency program:


  • High volume and wide spectrum of exposure to in-patient consultations from the emergency department, neonatal and pediatric intensive care units and wards.

  • Wide range of highly specialized clinics in addition to General Neurology clinics including: Neurogenetics, Drug-resistant Epilepsy, Neuromuscular, Neonatal Neurology, Demyelinating, Cerebral Palsy, Developmental delay, Stroke, Brain Malformations, and Neuro-oncology clinics

  • A team of 9 staff neurologists with a wide range of research interests including epilepsy, cerebral palsy, neuroinflammation, spinal muscular atrophy, neurogenetics of cerebral malformations, neuro-oncology

  • 6 month research block, during which residents can initiate and complete a research project in clinical neurology or neurosciences

  • Community Neurology Clinics, and a Residents Continuity Clinic

  • High volume of neurophysiology testing including EEG, telemetry, ABR, SER, EMG/NCS and intracranial recording

  • Excellent Epilepsy surgery program with intra-op MRI

  • Integration with McGill Adult Neurology Residency Program

  • High caliber academic Teaching Curriculum in General Neurology and Pediatric Neurology


GENERAL INFORMATION

Candidates can apply in English or French.


Les candidats peuvent postuler en anglais ou en français.


FAQ
  • There are opportunities for interprovincial and international electives ONLY under special circumstances.

  • Ratio of residents to faculty is 6-8 pediatric neurology residents to 9 pediatric neurology staff, and 20 residents (adult and pediatric neurology combined) to 60 neurology staff.

  • Average patient load is 6-10 patients/resident


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