Goals and Objectives

The UC San Diego Vascular Neurology Fellowship provides a clinical and didactic curriculum that meets the training requirements set forth by the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) and the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology. This is a one-year fellowship beginning July 1 and ending June 30. Fellows successfully graduating from UCSD's vascular neurology fellowship will be eligible to sit for the vascular neurology board examination.

Fellowship Goals and Objectives

Develop expertise in the diagnosis, management, and prevention of diseases relating to vascular neurology

Provide optimal and quality care for inpatients and outpatients presenting with disorders relating to vascular neurology

Become proficient at managing acute vascular neurology emergencies and develop skills to effectively interpret relevant neuroimaging studies

Gain exposure to and learn from a wide variety of vascular neurology disorders within various patient populations

Demonstrate proficiency in providing acute vascular neurology care remotely via telemedicine

Obtain a foundational understanding of clinical stroke research processes/logistics and learn to critically appraise relevant stroke literature