Education and Training

The Stroke Program at the University of California San Diego is part of the Department of Neurosciences and was accredited by the ACGME in November 2006.

A maximum of four fellows are accepted each year. A clinical fellowship ordinarily can be completed in one or two years


Directly involved hospitals

  • UC San Diego Medical Center, Hillcrest 
  • UC San Diego Thornton Hospital  / Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center 
  • San Diego Veterans Affairs Medical Center.

Affiliated sites

  • Scripps Mercy Hospital and Medical Center
  • El Centro Regional Medical Center
  • Eisenhower Medical Center
  • Rancho Springs Medical Center
  • Inland Valley Medical Center 
  • Veterans Affairs Medical Center, La Jolla