We are seeking candidates who are passionate about neurology. We are most interested in team players that have consistently shown leadership, excellent professionalism, interpersonal skills, and who are committed to the rigors needed to become an excellent clinician.

Application Requirements

We are a diversified department and accept applications from those with MD or DO training as well as ECFMGs.

Requirements for ERAS:

  • ERAS Application.
  • CV
  • Photograph
  • USMLE Step 1 (a passing score on the first attempt is required) or COMLEX Step 1
  • +/- USMLE Step 2 or COMLEX Step 2 (We realize that there may have been some delays secondary to the COVID19 Pandemic)
  • MSPE (medical school performance evaluation)
  • Medical School Transcript
  • Personal Statement
  • Photograph
  • At least three letters of personal statement, with at least one being from a neurologist (if possible).

 

Foreign Medical Graduates:

  • Valid ECFMG certificate or ECFMG certificate eligible
  • US Clinical Experience encouraged
  • Support for J1 VISA
  • Applications are accepted via the AAMC ERAS system.
  • Our Adult Neurology Program ACGME ID is: 1801221029

Planning Your Interview

Meet Our Interviewers for the Virtual Interview Season 2020-21:

Debra Moore-Hill, MD MPH

  • Associate Professor of Neurology, Division Epilepsy
  • Program Director, Neurology Residency
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Women with Epilepsy, ICU EEG, and intractable epilepsy

Elizabeth Rutkowski, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology, Division Neuro-hospitalist
  • Associate Program Director, Neurology Residency
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Neuro-infectious Diseases, Neurological Complications of COVID19

Ben Barnes, MD

  • Assistant Professor Neurology, Division of Neuromuscular Medicine
  • Clinical Interests: Neuromuscular Disease, EMG
  • Research Interests: Motor Neuron Disease

Dan-Victor Giurgiutiu, MD

  • Assistant Professor Neurology, Division of Neuro-Interventional/Vascular Neurology
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Indications for neuro-intervention

Fenwick Nichols, MD

  • Professor Neurology, Division of Vascular Neurology
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Transcranial and Carotid Doppler Indications, Vascular Neurology, Neuroradiology

Manan Shah, MD

  • Assistant Professor Neurology, Division of Neuro-Critical Care
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Subarachnoid hemorrhage, status epilepticus, neurologic prognostication and multimodal monitoring.

Mithilesh Siddu, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Division of Vascular Neurology
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Acute Stroke Management, Secondary Stroke Prevention, and Intracranial Atherosclerosis

Suzanne Smith, MD

  • Associate Professor Neurology, Division of Neuro-immunology/Multiple Sclerosis
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Neuro-immunology, Multiple sclerosis

Danielle Weiss, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology, Division of Epilepsy
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Epilepsy

Charlie Wolf MD

  • Associate Professor Neurology, Division Neuro-hospitalist
  • Clinical/Research Interests: Vascular Neurology

Program Coordinator:

Debbie Langston
706-721-1990
dlangston@augusta.edu