Special Program Features

The Neurology residency program at Upstate Medical University is three year program in adult neurology, certified by the ACGME and made outstanding by:

  • Vigorous and growing Neurology Department
  • 5-year ACGME certification cycle of the Residency Program. This is the longest program cycle granted.
  • Strong didactic program
  • Large patient referral base with interesting and diverse pathology
  • Close-knit, friendly teaching environment
  • Two adjacent hospitals, each with a unique practice setting:
  • NYS Designated Stroke Center offering intravenous and intravascular thrombolysis, stents, clot retrieval, endovascular aneurysm treatments.
  • Neurointensive Care Service. Intracranial pressure and perfusion monitoring, hypothermia.
  • Comprehensive Epilepsy Treatment program with large inpatient epilepsy monitoring unit.
  • New neuroscience hospital unit opened July, 2009, featuring large private patient rooms with roomside work stations
  • New Children's Hospital opened 2009
  • Health Sciences Library
    Extensive online and text library facilities
  • About Syracuse & Central New York
    Located in beautiful, family-friendly central New York with excellent school systems, relaxed lifestyle and low cost of living