Education


*The Department of Neurological Sciences is very proud to announce that Dr. Diego Torres-Russotto has received the UNMC-wide Outstanding Teacher Award for 2017.  Dr, Torres is the director of Neurology Student Education, a core faculty member of the Neurology Residency Program, and the program director of the Neurology Movement Disorders Fellowship.

The Department of Neurological Sciences actively participates in Education at every level, increasing knowledge about neurological sciences inside and outside the UNMC campus. On campus, our teaching focuses on medical students and resident education.  Outside of campus, we participate in educational activities locally, regionally and nationally.  If you are interested in any of our educational programs, please visit the specific webpage, or contact us for more information. Listed below are some of our programs.

  1. UNMC College of Medicine Medical Students education in Neurology, participating at M2, M3 and M4 level. This includes an M3 and M4 Neurology Elective Clerkship and a Neurology Research elective.
  2. Medical Students Neurology Clerkship exchange with other medical schools.
  3. Fully accredited Neurology Residency Program.
  4. Post-Neurology Residency Fellowships.
  5. Continuing Medical Education in Neurology, ensuring up-to-date training for the State of Nebraska providers.
  6. College students summer research projects.
  7. International Students Neurology Observership program.
  8. Community outreach activities.