Department of Neurology



Application Process


Requirements: To apply for the clinical neurophysiology fellowship, candidates must have an M.D., D.O., or equivalent international training and will have completed an ACGME-approved residency in neurology (or pediatric neurology) or psychiatry.

Please refer to the application procedure below. Interested individuals should feel free to contact Dr. Gavvala ( or Cynthia Calija ( directly with questions.


Application Requirements

  • A complete, up-to-date curriculum vitae, including publications.
  • Three letters of recommendation from professionals familiar with your clinical training and background. One of these should be from your current program director.
  • Personal statement.
  • International graduates should include USMLE scores and designate current visa status.

Please submit all materials and letters of recommendation electronically to Cynthia Calija (

Applications are accepted beginning September 1 and select candidates are invited for an interview. Interviews typically occur from November to February.

Due to the pandemic, all interviews will be virtual this year. For up-to-date information on how Baylor College of Medicine is responding to the pandemic, visit our Coronavirus website.




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