Spinal Cord Injury Medicine (SCIM) Residency/Fellowship

Kennedy Krieger Institute (KKI) and Johns Hopkins University (JHU) are looking for a new resident/fellow for the 2011/2012 academic year for The Spinal Cord Injury Medicine (SCIM) residency/fellowship.

The Spinal Cord Injury Medicine (SCIM) residency/fellowship at Kennedy Krieger Institute (KKI) and Johns Hopkins University (JHU) was established in July 2007 under the auspices of the Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Department and is an ACGME accredited program. It has been created to offer training in adult and pediatric acute and chronic, traumatic and non-traumatic conditions affecting the spinal cord. There is a special emphasis on medical and rehabilitative interventions used to optimize and enhance neural restoration.

The program is a natural extension of the KKI and JHU mission to provide advanced training to physicians who provide care to individuals with disabilities. The program offers a one-year training in areas of focus including inpatient and outpatient pediatric SCI rehabilitation and care, inpatient and outpatient adult SCI rehabilitation and care, neurology, spine neurosurgery, spine or specialized (tendon, nerve transfer) orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery and offers electives in emergency medicine, neuro-intensive care, neuro-radiology, neuro-physiology and research.

Interested applicants should contact:

Amy Fawley, SCIM Residency/Fellowship Coordinator
Phone: 443-923-9211
Fax: 443-923-9215
E-mail: fawley@kennedykrieger.org