Portland, OR -- The Department of Neurosurgery at the Providence Brain and Spine Institute is accepting applications for a one-year fellowship in Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Neurosurgery beginning July 1, 2018.
This comprehensive fellowship offers training in the following:
Microsurgical Aneurysm Clipping
Arteriovenous malformation resection
Cavernous malformation including brainstem and spinal cord lesions
Carotid endarterectomy and carotid stenting
Extracranial vertebral artery revascularization
Low flow and high flow extracranial to intracranial bypass
Skull Base approaches including orbitozygomatic, middle fossa, tranpetrosal, far lateral transcondylar
Acoustic Neuroma and Pituitary Adenoma
Advanced endonasal endoscopic techniques
Diagnostic cerebral and spinal anigiography
The Providence Brain and Spine Institute is the highest volume neurosciences institute in Oregon. Facilities include advanced intraoperative MRI, hybrid OR and angiography suite, two new biplanar neuroangiography suites, and dedicated neurosurgical critical care ICU staffed by five neurocritical care physicians.
Research opportunities include a prospectively maintained comprehensive neurovascular database, active clinical trial involvement, a team of data analysts and epidemiologist, grant writers, and basic science research studies.
Applicants who have completed neurosurgical training or are senior residents at accredited programs in neurosurgery will be considered.
Interested applicants should send letter of introduction and CV to: Vivek R. Deshmukh, MD Chairman, Department of Neurosurgery Providence Brain and Spine Institute firstname.lastname@example.org
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and medical groups with a mission to serve everyone—especially the poor and vulnerable. Providence is a partner organization of the Providence St. Joseph Health (PSJH) family, which operates 50 exceptional hospitals and more than 800 clinics across seven western states. With hundreds of physician and advanced practice cl...inician opportunities in virtually all specialties at any given time, PSJH and Providence offer diverse locations, lifestyles and practice models. Providence is proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity organization.