Neurology for Medical Students

The Department of Neurology and Neurotherapeutics has a number of options available for third and fourth year U.S. medical students. Our Department does not accept International Medical Students for elective rotations. Applications are accepted based on the schedule below.

Fall application season opens April 1 for blocks 1-6.

Block Dates
1 7/2-7/29/2018
2 7/30-8/26/2018
3 8/27-9/23/2018
4 9/24-10/21/2018
5 10/22-11/18/2018
6 11/19-12/14/2018
Winter Break 12/15-12/30/2018

Spring application season opens Nov. 1 for blocks 7-12.

Block Dates
7 12/31-1/27/2019
8 1/28-2/24/2019
9 2/25-3/22/2019
Spring Break 3/23-4/7/2019
10 4/8-5/5/2019
11 5/6-6/2/2019
12 6/3-6/30/2019

Visiting Student Learning Opportunities

We participate in the Visiting Student Learning Opportunities (VSLO). Our courses are available for application when the UTSW catalog opens on April 1. In addition to the materials requested on the UTSW Visiting Student application page, please upload the following with your VSLO documents:

  • USMLE Step 1 score, if available
  • Personal statement that explains why you chose this particular elective, what you expect to achieve, and how you think it will help your future training

These must be submitted in order for your application to be considered for review.