Medical Education

The Newton-Wellesley Hospital Neurology Division offers medical education in Neurology to Tufts University School of Medicine (TUMS) Students, and to Harvard/MGH and NWH Housestaff (physicians in training).

We Provide:

  • Monthly rotation on the Neurology Service emphasizing practical experience in the in-patient and out-patient setting.
  • Participation in the in-patient consultation service and out-patient clinics.
  • Didactic Lectures.
  • Case Presentations.

We Expect our Trainees and Medical Students:

  • To obtain neurological history and perform detailed neurological examination.
  • To formulate differential diagnosis, assessment and treatment plan under the guidance of our staff Neurologists.
  • To read appropriate neurological texts and articles.
  • Medical Students are also asked to provide a short presentation on a neurological topic to the Neurology Division and to take the TUSM examination in neurology.